Karen Sue Tufts

FOSTORIA — A memorial service for Karen Sue Tufts, 71, of Fostoria, will be held at Arcadia United Methodist Church, at a later date. Mrs. Tufts died on Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at Bridge Hospice Care Center, Findlay, Ohio. Karen was born on November 14, 1942 in Rawson,...

Boys basketball: Risner’s big night sparks Hornets

RAWSON — Grant Risner had another big night Thursday as Cory-Rawson downed St. Wendelin 48-35 in a nonconference boys basketball game. Riser scored 26 points and grabbed 15 rebounds, both game highs, to lead the Hornets (7-14). Risner added a game-best four assists. Nick...

Girls basketball: Curtis is NBC Player of the Year

Kristen Curtis, a key cog in an Elmwood team that has won back-to-back Northern Buckeye Conference championships, has been selected the league’s player of the year. Curtis, a senior wing, averaged 16 points and 6.6 rebounds per game for the Royals. Junior teammate Samantha...

College basketball: Craft, Hyde named 1st team Academic All-Americans

Liberty-Benton graduates Aaron Craft and Amanda Hyde have been honored for their work on the basketball court and in the classroom by being named to the Capital One Academic All-America Division I men and women’s basketball first teams. Craft, a senior at Ohio State, was a...

College basketball: Defensive lapses costly for Oilers

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER NORTH CANTON — Right down until the very end, the University of Findlay women’s basketball team battled Walsh University in a road game it needed to win. But ultimately, the Oilers couldn’t make the plays they needed offensively or...

Prep sports: Hardin Northern applies to NWCC

By TED RADICK STAFF WRITER The Hardin Northern Local School District submitted an application Thursday to join the Northwest Central Conference. At Wednesday’s school board meeting, the board voted 5-0 to direct Hardin Northern Principal Joe Hoelzle to apply to the NWCC....

Friday’s scoreboard

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL Thursday’s Results Midland Athletic League North Baltimore 66, Lakota 54 Ohio Cardinal Conference Lexington 57, Mansfield Madison 54 Other NW Ohio Games Continental 50, Holgate 34 Cory-Rawson 48, St. Wendelin 35 Edgerton 44, Paulding 34 Edon 48,...

OHSAA roundup: Ada’s Wilcox brothers make Division II swimming final

CANTON — Ada’s Wilcox brothers put themselves in position to earn All-Ohio honors as both advanced to the finals in the Division II boys 50-meter freestyle at the OHSAA state swimming and diving championships at C.T. Branin Natatorium on Thursday night. Senior Matthew...

Boys basketball: Upper Scioto Valley survives Arlington’s late run

By ANDREW WILLIAMS Staff Writer ARLINGTON — Arlington senior guard Andrew Hunter was a man on a mission late Thursday night. Unfortunately, so was his counterpart Dylan Hunsicker from Upper Scioto Valley. Hunter scored all 11 of his points in the final 3:45 of the game to...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department Domestic discord was noted Wednesday at domiciles on East Lima, Fifth, and North Main streets, and Greenacre Drive. Trash was illegally placed in a...