Boys Basketball: Arlington wins big at Kenton Sectional

KENTON — After letting Hardin Northern hang around in the first quarter, Arlington outscored the Polar Bears 58-19 over the final three periods during a 71-28 win Wednesday in the Division IV sectional semifinals at Kenton. The Red Devils (17-4) will face Lima Perry (19-4)...

Pauline Pettigrove

FOSTORIA — Pauline “Polly” Pettigrove, 87, of Fostoria, died Wednesday at her residence. Arrangements are pending at Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria.

State Wrestling: Jolliff steps up for Findlay

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR When the season is on the line, some athletes fold when the pressure is greatest. Not Findlay High School junior Justin Jolliff. Jolliff passed his test at last week’s Division I district wrestling tournament at Cleveland State with flying...

Boys Basketball: Crestview sweeps top NWC honors

BLUFFTON — League champion Convoy Crestview swept the top honors as the Northwest Conference released its all-conference boys basketball selections. Crestview senior Damian Helm was chosen as the NWC Player of The Year. He averaged 15.2 points per game along with 4.5...

Thursday’s Scoreboard

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL Wednesday’s Sectional Semifinals Division I AT OTSEGO Lima Senior 70, Bowling Green 48 AT GALION Mansfield Madison 57, Marion Harding 52 AT TOLEDO WAITE Toledo Bowsher 83, Oregon Clay 67 Division II AT RIVERDALE Otsego 58, Fostoria 36 AT ANTHONY WAYNE...

Nina L. Nuzum

BLUFFTON — Nina L. Nuzum, 75, of Bluffton, passed away at her residence February 25, 2014 at 6:55 p.m. She was born December 20, 1938 in Alvada to the late Wilson and Aimee Beck Fruth. On June 23, 1956 she married Delmer Nuzum Sr. and he survives. Nina was a homemaker. She...

Shirley Ann (Thomas) Davidson

Shirley Ann (Thomas) Davidson, 76, passed away Tuesday, February 25, 2014 peacefully at her home. Shirley was born July 1, 1937 in Findlay to Carl and Isabelle (Phillips) Thomas. Shirley attended Findlay High School. Cecil “Bill” and Shirley owned the County Market...

State of the State

Gov. John Kasich offered Ohioans a smorgasbord of ideas during his State of the State speech Tuesday in Medina. While most of the proposals are likely to be incorporated into Kasich’s upcoming 2014 supplemental budget plan, legislators could find some of the offerings...

College Swimming: UF sending three to NCAA meet

Two University of Findlay swimmers and a diver qualified for nationals as the NCAA released its list of qualifiers for next month’s NCAA Division II Championships in Geneva. Sophomores Jessica Ward and Kaley Holmstrom and junior Ashleigh Weddington qualified for the meet...

College Wrestling: UF to wrestle in regional at Tiffin

Berths to the NCAA Division II wrestling championships will be on the line when the University of Findlay makes the short trip to Tiffin Friday for the NCAA Division II Midwest Super Regional Wrestling Championships. The tournament will be conducted in the newly-built Heminger...