CGHS to present ‘Annie’ this weekend

COLUMBUS GROVE — Columbus Grove High School’s choral department will present the musical “Annie” at 7 p.m. today and Saturday in the school auditorium. In addition to the 23 high school students participating, the cast also includes Columbus Grove third-...

Weight-loss contestants to visit YMCA

Mark Cornelison and Alan Shuh, pastors who were both contestants on season 13 of the weight-loss reality show “The Biggest Loser,” will visit the Findlay Family YMCA, 300 E. Lincoln St., from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Cornelison and Shuh will share their story...

Scholarships available from Marie Berry Educational Fund

Scholarship opportunities are available from the Marie Berry Educational Fund. The fund, created from the estate of Marie Dodge Berry, awards scholarships to students who have graduated from a state chartered school in Hancock County. It is dedicated to students who have...

Friday 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.; SilverSneakers, 9-9:50 a.m.; Bible study, 9-10:30 a.m.; SilverSneakers yoga, 10-10:50 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.; Sequence and cards, 1-4 p.m.; SilverSneakers...

Separate program gives juveniles a helping hand

By JEANNIE WILEY WOLF Staff Writer Putnam County’s new program designed to increase the collection of child support payments isn’t the only way Putnam County officials are trying to help youth. Judge Michael Borer of Putnam County Juvenile and Probate Court has also...

Friday’s Scoreboard

PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL OHSAA State Tournament At Value City Arena Thursday’s State Semifinals Division II Kettering Alter 50, Toledo Rogers 47 Millersburg West Holmes 49, Akron St. Vincent-St. Mary 45 FINAL: Kettering Alter (29-0) vs. Millersburg West Holmes (28-0),...

Girls Basketball: Slow start sinks Holgate at state

By The Associated Press COLUMBUS — Kloie Johnson scored 19 points and second-team Associated Press All-Ohioan Molly Nash added 11 to lead fast-starting Zanesville Rosecrans to a 55-40 victory over Holgate on Thursday night in a Division IV state semifinal. The third-ranked...

Putnam County program seeks to collect child support payments

By JEANNIE WILEY WOLF Staff Writer OTTAWA — A new program in Putnam County is hoping to improve the collection of delinquent child support payments. Juvenile and Probate Judge Michael Borer said the program will try to remove some of the obstacles and excuses violators give...

College Basketball: UF seniors remember tourney snub

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Sean Samsel couldn’t wait to find out about the fate of the University of Findlay men’s basketball team in the NCAA Division II tournament three years ago. As a freshman, he was excited about the opportunity to play in the tourney for the...

Boys Basketball: Extra prep pays off for O-G

By ANDREW WILLIAMS Staff Writer ADA — Ottawa-Glandorf made one thing perfectly clear Thursday night. It doesn’t matter when and it doesn’t matter where the Titans have to play, they’ll be ready to go when the ball is tipped. Winter weather forced...