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College Swimming: Holmstrom 16th in 400 IM finals

GENEVA — The University of Findlay’s Kaley Holmstrom earned All-American honors by finishing 16th in the 400-yard individual medley to lead the Oilers on the second day of the NCAA Division II swimming and diving championships at the Spire Institute on Thursday....

Boys Basketball: O-G rolls to regional final

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER ADA — For a team struggling with slow starts in tournament play, Ottawa-Glandorf sure seemed in a hurry to get to the regional final. O-G blitzed Huron 16-8 in the first quarter, padded the lead to 35-23 at the half and beat back every comeback bid...

Marjorie Louise (Schmidt) Jones

Marjorie Louise (Schmidt) Jones, 90, of Findlay, and formerly of Columbus, Ohio, died Wednesday, March 12, 2014 in Findlay. She was born in Columbus, Ohio on May 22, 1923 to the late Godfrey and Mary E. (Edmunds) Schmidt. She married George D. Jones on February 22, 1948 in...

Patricia L. Burwell

LEIPSIC — Patricia L. Burwell, 81, of Leipsic, died at 7:40 a.m. Wednesday, March 12, 2014 surrounded by her loving family at St. Catherine Nursing Home, Findlay. She was born July 25, 1932 in Lima to the late Norman and Elizabeth (Hawk) Washburn. On January 21, 1951 she...

Ronald Fox

CAREY — Graveside services for Ronald J. Fox, 60, of Upper Sandusky, formerly of Carey, will be held at 12:30 p.m. Saturday at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Carey, with military rites by the Carey Honor Guard. Mr. Fox died Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013. Arrangements are handled by...

Susan Williams

OTTAWA — Susan J. Williams, 52, of Ottawa, died at 5:10 a.m. Thursday at Putnam County Ambulatory Care Center, Ottawa. Arrangements are pending at Love Funeral Home, Ottawa.

Maren A. Pepple

Maren A. Pepple, 81, of Findlay, passed away at 11:14 a.m. on Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at Blanchard Valley Hospital, Findlay. She was born on June 12, 1932 in St. Mary’s, West Virginia to the late William and Clara Mae (Knight) McIntyre. On July 8, 1957 she married Paul...

Letters to the Editor 03-14-14

SHE’LL JUST HIT THE MALL In my 30-plus years of driving in Findlay, I have noticed two things about drivers. When turning either right or left, they (myself included) have the tendency to turn into the other lane. Turning right, they go into the left lane. Turning left,...

Dean Woodruff

NORTH BALTIMORE — Dean Woodruff, 73, of North Baltimore, died at 10:05 a.m., Thursday, March 13, 2014, at Briar Hill Health Campus, North Baltimore. He was born on July 17, 1940, to the late Earl and Marie (McCartney) Woodruff. He married Carol McDonald and they were...

Jerry Spitnale

TIFFIN — Jerry L. Spitnale, 65, of Tiffin, died Wednesday. Arrangements are pending at Hartley Funeral Home, McComb.