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Versailles Toes Line To Beat Fairland In D3 Semi

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Second-team Associated Press All-Ohioan Christa Puthoff had 15 points and Versailles hit seven of eight free throws in the final minute to hold off Proctorville Fairland 67-60 in a Division III girls state semifinal on Friday. Katie Heckman added 13 of the...

44 comments submitted about downtown plan

Forty-four “comment cards” about the downtown traffic and parking plan were submitted after a meeting held for the general public Wednesday. Presentations about the downtown plan were made at the meeting, but organizers did not offer a question-and-answer period....

BC-BKC–Dayton-Saint Joseph’s Box, BKC

Oliver 4-10 1-2 9, Pierre 4-10 1-3 11, Kavanaugh 5-6 0-0 10, Price 2-4 0-0 6, Sibert 4-6 0-0 10, Davis 1-2 0-1 2, Smith 0-1 0-0 0, Robinson 1-5 1-2 3, Pollard 1-5 2-4 4, Scott 1-2 1-2 3, Sanford 4-5 0-0 9. Totals 27-56 6-14 67. Roberts, Jr. 5-8 1-7 11, Bembry 5-11 3-6 15,...
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AP Source: Jackson to be introduced by Knicks

FILE – In this June 3, 2009 file photo, Los Angeles Lakers coach Phil Jackson answers question during a news conference after practice for Game 1 of the NBA final basketball series in Los Angeles. Carmelo Anthony says he has heard that 11-time NBA champion coach Phil...
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WR Steve Smith signs 3-year deal with Ravens

FILE – In this Dec. 3, 2012 file photo, Carolina Panthers’ Steve Smith (89) is tripped up by New Orleans Saints’ Patrick Robinson (21) after a catch during the second half of an NFL football game in New Orleans. Smith, a free agent, signed a three-year deal with...
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Column: Time to dump conference tournaments

People sit in the stands during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the quarterfinal round of the Southeastern Conference tournament, Friday, March 14, 2014, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore) People sit in the stands during the first half of an NCAA college...

Galloway, St. Joe’s Beat Dayton 70-67 In A10

NEW YORK (AP) — Langston Galloway made a go-ahead 3 with 17.9 seconds left and finished with 31 points as St. Joseph’s beat Dayton 70-67 in the quarterfinals of the Atlantic 10 tournament on Friday. St. Joseph’s completed a three-game sweep of the Flyers (23-10) in a...

Whirlpool to expand Greenville plant, add 400 jobs

Whirlpool Corp., citing strong demand for its mixers and other small kitchen appliances made in Ohio, announced plans Friday to expand its Greenville plant and add 400 jobs.  The plant that makes KitchenAid brand mixers and other products already employs some 1,000 full- and...
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8 dead in NY gas blast as rescue operation goes on

Firefighters look over the site of a building explosion in New York, Friday, March 14, 2014. Using sound devices to probe for voices and telescopic cameras to peer into small spaces, workers searching a pile of rubble from a gas explosion in the East Harlem section of Manhattan,...
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Obama to sign relief from flood insurance hikes

FILE – In this April 8, 2011 file photo, a welcome sign for Fargo, N.D., sits in the rising floodwaters of the Red River as a flood engineer for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, at left, inspects the levee protecting the downtown area. The Red River Diversion Authority is...