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Prep Girls Basketball: Carey’s Vaughn, L-B’s Myers top area all-Ohioans

Liberty-Benton’s Rachel Myers was named first team all-Ohio in Division III and Carey coach Phil Vaughn earned co-coach of the year honors in Division IV in selections released Tuesday by The Associated Press. Myers, a Bowling Green State University signee, averaged 23.3...

Prep Sports: Area coaches, athletes make Mission Possible

Editor’s Note: This story is from the Winter 2013-14 OHSAA Magazine and published with permission from the OHSAA By Tim Stried OHSAA Director of Information Services During most summer sports camps, student-athletes work on fundamental skills at their local high school....

Locally: Leppelmeier set to compete in NCAA championships

Kent State junior thrower Jackie Leppelmeier, a McComb graduate, will compete this weekend in the weight throw at the NCAA Division I indoor track and field championships in Albuquerque, N.M. Leppelmeier enters the meet with a season-best throw of 69 feet, 81/4 inches and is...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department A domestic disturbance was noted at a West Lincoln Street home Sunday. A man was arrested after stealing underwear, bras, panties, Velveeta cheese,...

Dorothy Vorst

KALIDA — Dorothy C. Vorst, 90, of Kalida, died at 6 a.m. Tuesday at Putnam County Ambulatory Care Center, Glandorf. A funeral will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Michael Catholic Church, Kalida. Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at Love-Heitmeyer...

Bennett Eastman

Bennett Eastman, 59, of Findlay, died Tuesday at Briar Hill Health Campus, North Baltimore. Arrangements are pending at Lehtomaa Funeral Home, Findlay.

Antonio Leal

FOSTORIA — A service for Antonio Leal, 56, of Fostoria, will be private. Burial will be at St. Wendelin Parish Cemetery, Fostoria. Mr. Leal died Saturday, March 8, 2014, at Toledo Hospital. Surviving are his parents, Manuel Leal Sr. and Porfiria (Martinez) Leal, both of...

Michael Donovan Cartwright

Michael Donovan Cartwright, 42, of Findlay, passed from this life into eternity at 5:41 a.m. on Saturday, March 8, 2014 with his loving family at his side. Donovan was born on February 2, 1972 in Findlay. He is survived by his father, Michael (Laurel) Cartwright and his mother,...

V. Ruth Kownatzky

V. Ruth “Polly” Kownatzky, 92, of Findlay, died at 3:52 p.m. on Sunday, March 9, 2014 at Birchaven Heights. Polly was born on July 5, 1921 in Findlay to William F. and Mary A. (Gibbons) Kownatzky. She is survived by two sisters, Betty (George B.) Rings of Montpelier,...

Donavin D. ‘Don’ Zimmerly

ADA — Donavin D. “Don” Zimmerly, age 79, died peacefully on Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at 2:10 a.m. at his residence in Ada. He was born on April 1, 1934 in Lima, Ohio to Glenn L. and Helen J. (Allstetter) Zimmerly and they preceded him in death. On September 20,...