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Findlay police report scam

The Findlay Police Department is warning area residents about a scam by people who are collecting donations. On its Facebook page, the Police Department said people, who said they were athletes from Elmwood High School in Wood County, were collecting funds for a dying teacher at...

2013-14 AP Eastern All-District Boys, Girls Teams

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — GIRLS DIVISION I First Team: Alexus Grimmett, Zanesville, 5-8, sr., 13.3; Jaida Carter, New Philadelphia, 5-7, jr., 14.0; Devyn Bonner, Zanesville, 5-10, soph., 11.7; Tori Moreland, New Philadelphia, 6-1, jr., 11.5; Monica Crossley, Dresden Tri-Valley, 5-11,...

Ohio Lawmakers Pass New Provisional Ballot Rules

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio lawmakers have approved a bill setting forth when provisional ballots are counted in the political swing state and what it takes to cast one. Provisional ballots include those cast when voters don’t bring proper ID to the polls or cast them in the...

Bus Driver Shooting Probed As Possible Hate Crime

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities are investigating whether the shooting of a bus driver who says a book of Bible verses in his pocket helped stop two bullets was a hate crime. Dayton Police Chief Richard Biehl (BEEL) said Wednesday he contacted the FBI after reading the initial...

Carl Pavano Retires After 14 Major League Seasons

WOODBRIDGE, N.J. (AP) — Pitcher Carl Pavano is retiring after 14 major league seasons. The 38-year-old right-hander didn’t pitch after June 1 in 2012 because of a strained right shoulder. His spleen was removed in January 2013 after he was injured when he fell in the snow...

Reds 8, Indians 3

E_C.Nelson (1), T.Barnhart (1), Y.Gomes (1). DP_Cincinnati 1, Cleveland 3. LOB_Cincinnati 9, Cleveland 3. 2B_Heisey (1), Raburn (1). 3B_D.Lutz (1). HR_Heisey (1). SB_B.Hamilton (1), R.Santiago (1), E.Gonzalez (1). CS_Phillips (1). SF_C.Nelson, Rohlinger. Umpires_Home, Alan...

Ohio Bill On Religion, Gay Rights Is Withdrawn

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — State lawmakers in Ohio withdrew legislation Wednesday that mirrors an Arizona bill that’s come under fire for protecting those who assert their religious beliefs in refusing service to gays. Republican state Rep. Tim Derickson and Democratic state...
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Mayor Duggan: ‘The change in Detroit is real’

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan delivers his first State of the City address, Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio) Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan delivers his first State of the City address, Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio) Detroit...

Ohio Gets Some Medicaid Cases From Federal Website

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio has started to receive some of the more than 106,000 applications for Medicaid-eligible residents who sought health coverage through the federal insurance marketplace. The first batch of cases, which had been in limbo for months, began arriving on...
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VIDEO: McComb vs. Leipsic

  Leipsic took an early lead and never looked back Wednesday night, defeating McComb 62-43 in the Vikings’ Division IV Sectional boys’ basketball tournament game. Read Dave Hanneman’s full story on the game here.