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Rondo Aufrance

Rondo Hyde Aufrance, 56, of Findlay, died at 2:35 p.m. Saturday at Briar Hill Health Campus, North Baltimore. Arrangements are pending at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home.

College wrestling: Roughnecks send 4 to nationals

TIFFIN — Two University of Findlay wrestlers won championships and two more punched their tickets to the NCAA tournament after their performance at the NCAA Super Regional wrestling championships at the Heminger Center. The Roughnecks’ Ben Sergent (125) and Adam...

UF roundup: Averesch, Powell-Lawrence win titles

HILLSDALE, Mich. — Kendra Averesch and Adrianna Powell-Lawrence won individual championships on Sunday in leading the University of Findlay women’s team to a third-place finish in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference indoor track and field championships...

Monday’s scoreboard

PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL Saturday’s District Finals Division I AT LaKE Toledo Notre Dame 52, Perrysburg 35 Division II AT PAULDING Lima Bath 61, Wapakoneta 42 AT PERRYSBURG Toledo Rogers 52, Clyde 44 AT BUCKEYE CENTRAL Bellevue 84, Mansfield Madison 43 Division III AT ANTHONY...

Local roundup: Findlay’s Cox 21st in all-around at state gymnastics meet

HILLIARD — Findlay High School’s Tori Cox was 21st in the all-around competition at the OHSAA State Gymnastics Championships individual competition held Saturday at Hilliard Bradley High School. Cox finished all-around competition with a total of 34.95 points....

Girls Division IV basketball: Leipsic falls in district final

By MICHAEL BURWELL STAFF WRITER LIMA — When it mattered most, Convoy Crestview’s fourth-quarter defense took over. And Leipsic saw its chances of winning the district finals slowly slip away. The Knights held Leipsic to just six fourth-quarter points, forced six...

Prep basketball: Time changes announced for Thursday’s girls regional, boys district games

The tournament advancement of Carey’s boys and girls basketball teams has led to a change in this week’s district and regional schedules. Both Carey teams will be in action Thursday night. Preliminary schedules had Carey’s girls playing New Riegle in a 6:15 p.m....

City pursues flood insurance rate reduction

EDITOR’S NOTE: Second of two parts. By JOY BROWN STAFF WRITER Findlay’s attempt to enroll in a flood insurance rate-reduction program, a quest that has lasted more than five years, has become increasingly urgent as premium increases begin to take effect. But the...

Merchants supporting parking plan

By GENNA NEWMAN STAFF WRITER Findlay business owners are voicing support for a plan to add parking spaces downtown by reducing the number of Main Street driving lanes. “One hundred percent like it. We should have done it years ago,” said Kent Weaver, owner of...

State wrestling: Three wrestlers end season with fifth-place finishes

By ANDY WOLF for The courier COLUMBUS — Very few wrestlers get the opportunity to finish a season with a victory. However, all five area wrestlers finished their season with a win in their final match on Saturday at the OHSAA state wrestling championships at Value City...