Girls Basketball: O-G Titans winning with defense

By MICHAEL BURWELL Staff Writer OTTAWA — Ottawa-Glandorf’s girls basketball team doesn’t rely on a prolific scorer that can get a team 20 points a game. The Titans are young, with only three seniors on the team, and no player on the entire roster is taller than...

Irleen Siebeneck

LEIPSIC — Irleen Siebeneck, 87, of Leipsic, died 2:30 a.m., Wednesday, February 5, 2014, at The Meadows of Leipsic. Irleen was born in Continental, April 2, 1926, to the late William and Anna (Averesch) Wolke. On June 12, 1948 she married Wilfred L. Siebeneck who died...

Rick Gault Jr.

PATTERSON — A funeral for Rick “Ricky” K. Gault Jr., 10, of Patterson, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at First Church of God, Wharton, the Rev. David Odegard officiating. Burial will be in Patterson Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m....

Elizabeth Benjamin

Elizabeth K. Benjamin, 93, of Findlay, died at 8:05 p.m. Tuesday at Richland Manor, Bluffton. Arrangements are pending at Chiles-Laman Funeral and Cremation Services, Bluffton.

Thursday’s Scoreboard

PREP Boys Basketball Wednesday’s Games Northern Ohio League Ontario at Sandusky Senior, ppd., rescheduled Thursday Ohio Cardinal Conference Clear Fork at Ashland Senior, ppd., rescheduled Feb. 22 Other NW Ohio Games Cardinal Stritch at Evergreen, ppd. Cory-Rawson at Lakota,...

Primary-free

Once again, last-minute maneuvering by the two major political parties will result in a “primary-free” gubernatorial election for Ohioans. That’s too bad. In a state nearly split between conservatives and liberals, voters should have a say when picking a...

Gail Crow

LEIPSIC — Gail J. “Shorty” Crow, 90, of Leipsic, died at 12:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, at The Meadows of Leipsic. A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 13, at the First Christian Church of Leipsic. Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m....

William ‘Bill’ Burrell

William T. Burrell 53, of North Baltimore, passed away on Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center. Bill was born on March 18, 1960 in Findlay, Ohio to Jerry and Polly (Kish) Burrell. Bill was a graduate of Elmwood High School, and was working for Continental...

William Warrick

William Warrick, 79, of Fostoria, died at 9 a.m. Wednesday at Bridge Hospice Care Center. Arrangements are pending at Hufford Family Funeral Home.

Findlay man hurt in city accident

A Findlay man was injured in a two-vehicle accident on North Blanchard Street Wednesday night. Findlay police reported a vehicle driven by Austin J. Davis, 22, of Findlay, was northbound in the 500 block of North Blanchard Street at 9:46 p.m. when he lost control of the vehicle,...