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National Lime and Stone buys asphalt producer

National Lime and Stone Co., a Findlay-based manufacturer of crushed stone and sand for construction, has bought Lash Paving of Martins Ferry, a family-owned asphalt producer and paving contractor. Purchase terms were not disclosed. Lash Paving will become a wholly-owned...

Jannifer Browning

FOSTORIA — Jannifer Browning, 55, of Fostoria, died early Monday, February 10, 2014 at Bridge Hospice in Findlay, OH. She was born March 12, 1958 in Clover, SC to Theotha and Shirley (McCoy) Shanks. On June 17, 1994, she married Postell Browning in Findlay, OH. She is...

John D. Miles

McCOMB — John D. Miles, age 74, of McComb, died Monday, February 10, 2014, 6:00 a.m. at his residence in McComb. He was born January 30, 1940 in Findlay to Thomas and Elsie (Dorner) Miles. In 1964 he married Mary Riggs and she survives. Also surviving is a son, David Miles...

Sectional wrestling begins on Friday

The road to the Ohio High School Athletic Association’s state wrestling tournament begins this weekend as area wrestling teams enter sectional tournament action throughout Northwest Ohio. Area teams begin sectional action on Friday. Findlay High School will compete in the...

Temperature plunges lower than expected

Temperatures plunged Tuesday night and early Wednesday in parts of northwestern Ohio. Some areas were much colder than others, according to weather reports. A temperature of minus 18 degrees was recorded at Findlay Airport about 4 a.m. Wednesday. The National Weather Service and...

Prep Basketball Roundup: Elmwood’s Baxter buries 3-pointer at buzzer

TONTOGANY — Sebastian Baxter’s buzzer-beating 3-point shot capped a big second-half rally for Elmwood as the Royals knocked off Otsego 47-46 in a Northern Buckeye Conference boys basketball game Wednesday night. Baxter took a pass from Aaron Arnold and buried the shot...

EMS, Kurt

Every minute, every second, counts in emergency medical care. That’s true, of course, in emergency rooms, but is perhaps even more critical at crash scenes and elsewhere. Delays can cause prolonged suffering for the injured, and can result in death. That’s why the...

Thursday’s Scoreboard

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL Wednesday’s Results Midland Athletic League Old Fort 90, Fostoria St. Wendelin 46 Northern Buckeye Conference Elmwood 47, Otsego 44 Northwest Ohio Athletic League Swanton 48, Evergreen 36 Ohio Cardinal Conference Clear Fork 71, Ashland 62 Other NW Ohio...

Ohio Prep Notebook: Slowdown tactic didn’t stop L-B from clinching BVC title

By RUSTY MILLER AP Sports Writer Desperate times call for desperate … slowdowns. Nothing was holding back Liberty-Benton’s girls team, which was 8-0 in Blanchard Valley Conference play and had won 16 straight games since a season-opening loss to Bellevue. So Arlington...

Prep Basketball: Troike, Vaughn lead area District honorees

Fostoria St. Wendelin sophomore Kamryn Troike and Carey’s Phil Vaughn were top award winners among area players and coaches as the Ohio High School Basketball Association’s District 6 released its all-district selections for the 2013-14 season. Troike was named the...