HPD to seek grant for canoe launches

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER The Hancock Park District board approved a resolution Tuesday to seek a grant for construction of two concrete canoe and kayak launch/landing areas at Liberty Landing and Blanchard Landing, west of Findlay along the Blanchard River. To help the grant...

Georgianna Williams

NORTH BALTIMORE — Georgianna Williams, 67, of North Baltimore, died at 3:24 a.m., Tuesday, February 11, 2014, in Bowling Green. She was born on February 22, 1946, in Newton, IL. She married Lonnie E. Williams on September 12, 1967, and he preceded her in death on March 1,...

Gloria Altstaetter

COLUMBUS GROVE — A funeral for Gloria J. Altstaetter, 75, of Columbus Grove, will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Hartman Sons Funeral Home, Columbus Grove, the Rev. Geoff Eubank officiating. Burial will be in Altstaetter Cemetery, Cairo, Ohio. Visitation will be held from 2...

Boys basketball: Arnold’s triple-double lifts Elmwood past Genoa

BLOOMDALE — Aaron Arnold’s triple-double of 17 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists provided Elmwood with a 75-68 Northern Buckeye Conference victory Tuesday night. The Royals (5-14, 4-7 NBC) finished 29 of 47 (61.7 percent) from the field and were 27 of 40 (67.5...

Girls basketball: Falcons go out on top

By TED RADICK STAFF WRITER MOUNT BLANCHARD — The Riverdale girls basketball team had a rough week last week, losing a pair of games including an upset at the hands of Buckeye Central that cost the Falcons a chance at an outright North Central Conference title. The Falcons on...

Dolores Sue Bowman

Dolores Sue Bowman, 77, of Findlay, passed away at 9:45 a.m. on Monday, February 10, 2014 at The Heritage Manor, Findlay. She was born on July 8, 1936, to the late Wilbur W. and Blanche I. (McKitrick) Swick, Sr. in Findlay. She married Earl D. Bowman on June 14, 1957, and they...

Tina Ritter

Tina L. Ritter, 54, of Upper Sandusky, died Tuesday at her residence. Arrangements are pending at Lucas-Batton Funeral Home, Upper Sandusky.

Girls basketball: Arcadia’s Cramer makes Jackets pay

By MICHAEL BURWELL Staff Writer ARCADIA — Arcadia’s Courtney Cramer wasn’t afraid to shoot from beyond the arc in Tuesday’s game against New Riegel, and for the Redskins, it paid off in a big way. The 5-foot-5 senior point guard drained six 3-pointers,...

Girls basketball: Titans wins big battle at Archbold

ARCHBOLD — Troy Yant’s halftime speech must have been inspiring for his Ottawa-Glandorf girls basketball team. Deadlocked 12-12 at the half with Archbold, Ottawa-Glandorf took control with a 13-6 advantage in the third quarter and held on the lead the rest of the way...

McComb library to host therapy dog

McCOMB — Therapy dog, Jasmine, will visit the McComb Public Library on Saturday, Feb. 22, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Children of all ages can read to Jasmine.