Thursday calendar

TODAY Findlay Senior Center, 339 E. Melrose Ave.; fitness center open, 5 a.m.-9 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; EnhanceFitness, 9-9:50 a.m.; SilverSneakers yoga, 10-10:50 a.m.; reflexology, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., by appointment; SilverSneakers Splash, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Birchaven;...

People make Findlay man’s job enjoyable

By SARA ARTHURS STAFF WRITER You just may know Rick Sadler. The Meijer employee, also known as Richie, has “met about everybody” in Findlay in the course of his work, said his father, Dave. Rick recently marked 25 years of employment at Meijer. While such longevity in...

Bridge Hospice volunteer training planned in March

Bridge Home Health and Hospice will offer training courses for prospective volunteers beginning March 11. The training will be held from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. for six consecutive Thursdays in the Wenner Conference Room at Birchaven Village, 15100 Birchaven Lane. Courses will cover...

Marcella Littler

Marcella M. Littler, 94, of Findlay, died at 9:19 a.m. Wednesday at Blanchard Valley Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home.

Time to get ready for work

By SARA ARTHURS STAFF WRITER Embarking upon adulthood is exciting but also challenging for anyone, but especially for young adults with developmental disabilities. While most adults will transition into the workforce after school, that is not always the case for the disabled....

Rita McCoy

Rita M. McCoy, 67, of Findlay, died at 1:35 p.m. Wednesday at Blanchard Valley Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home.

Pauline Pettigrove

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

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)...

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...