Two house fires reported

By ERIC SCHAADT STAFF WRITER MOUNT BLANCHARD — Firefighters were called to separate fires at two Delaware Township homes Sunday afternoon, fire officials said. The Delaware Township Fire Department responded to a chimney fire at 3:45 p.m. Sunday to 21151 Hancock County 183, south...

Boys state tournament: Haraway leads Norwalk to Division II championship

By RUSTY MILLER AP Sports Writer COLUMBUS — With 4 minutes remaining and Norwalk hanging on to a suddenly tenuous lead over defending champion Columbus Watterson, Truckers guard Ben Haraway came up lame. So what were you thinking at that time, coach Steve Gray? “Oh my...

Letters to the Editor 03-24-14

A PLEA TO CITY COUNCIL I’m writing you, Findlay City Council members, with a plea to vote yes on the downtown revitalization plan. I am a downtown business co-owner of 11½ years. In deciding our location, we felt the downtown was the heart of the city. We made the best...

Boys state tournament: Lakewood St. Edward wins Div. I game in OT over Upper Arlington

By RUSTY MILLER AP Sports Writer COLUMBUS — The play wasn’t even designed to go to Marsalis Hamilton. Yet he hit the shot heard ’round the state. Hamilton hit a tying 3-pointer at the regulation buzzer, and Associated Press first-team All-Ohioan Kipper Nichols...

Monday’s scoreboard

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL OHSAA State Tournament At Value City Arena SATURDAY’S CHAMPIONSHIPS Division II Norwalk 65, Cols. Watterson 58 Division IV Convoy Crestview 71, Louisville St. Thomas Aquinas 42 Division III Lima Cent. Cath. 64, Cle. VASJ 62 Division I Lakewood St....

Prep basketball: BVC sweeps MAL in All-Star games

RAWSON — Liberty-Benton’s Adam Cytlak, John Darnall and Ryan Geise combined for nine 3-pointers and Van Buren’s Sawyer Junge knocked down three to lead the Blanchard Valley Conference boys to a 118-99 win over the Midland Athletic League in the annual Senior...

MaryLou Thompson

FOREST — A funeral for MaryLou Thompson, 83, of Forest, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Clark Shields Funeral Home, Forest, the Rev. Patricia Searfoss officiating. Burial will be in Hueston Cemetery, Forest. Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday at...

Sarajane Koehler

UPPER SANDUSKY — Sarajane Koehler, 81, of Upper Sandusky, died at the Wyandot County Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center at 10 a.m. Saturday. Arrangements are pending at Bringman Clark Funeral Home, Upper Sandusky.

William Bohanon

FOSTORIA — A memorial for William “Bo” Bohanon, 37, of Fostoria, will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home, Fostoria, the Rev. Donald Goodwin officiating. Visitation will be held two hours prior to the service Wednesday at the funeral...

Area colleges: UF’s Hunt co-medalist at SVSU Invitational

FLORENCE, Ky. — University of Findlay senior Marcus Hunt tied for medalist honors in leading the Oilers to a seventh-place finish on Sunday in the Saginaw Valley State University Spring Invitational. Hunt shot 73-72–145 at Boone Links Golf Course in Florence, Ky. Ian...