Robert James Ewald

Robert James Ewald, formerly of Findlay, Ohio, passed away on March 14, 2014. Bob was born in Detroit, Michigan on February 5, 1929 and was adopted by the late Alfred and Helen Rice Ewald. He graduated from Bloomdale High School in 1945 and served in the Navy from 1946 to 1948....

Kenneth C. Morlock

Kenneth C. Morlock, age 80, of Wayne, OH passed away on Friday, March 21, 2014 in Toledo, OH. He was born on November 25, 1933 in Perrysburg, OH to Ernest and Frieda (Christen) Morlock. On January 21, 1956 he married Donna Dierksheide in New Rochester, OH and she survives. For...

Berniece Bear

UPPER SANDUSKY — A funeral for Berniece E. Bear, 98, of Upper Sandusky, and formerly of Marseilles, will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Marseilles United Methodist Church, the Rev. Ray Daniel officiating. Burial will be at Chandler Cemetery, Marseilles. Visitation will be...

Joe Goodman

BLUFFTON — Joe L. Goodman, 82, of Bluffton, died at 7:55 a.m. Saturday at St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima. Arrangements are pending at Chiles-Laman Funeral and Cremation Services, Bluffton.

Boys state tournament: Crestview uses 18-0 third-quarter run to win Div. IV crown

By RUSTY MILLER AP Sports Writer COLUMBUS — In a tight game, Convoy Crestview’s defense made all the difference. Damian Helm, Tyson Bolenbaugh and Connor Lautzenheiser each had two baskets in an 18-0 blitz to start the third quarter, pushing the top-ranked Knights to...

Boys state tournament: LCC wins Division III title

By RUSTY MILLER AP Sports Writer COLUMBUS — It came down to one shot for the Division III boys championship. Lima Central Catholic Coach Frank Kill hoped for a favorable outcome — and got it. Martyce Kimbrough had 22 points — including all four of his...

Public Meetings

The following public meetings will be held this week in the Findlay area: TODAY Findlay school board, 5:30 p.m., Lincoln Elementary School library. McComb Council, 6:30 p.m., municipal building. Vanlue Council, 7 p.m., village hall. Riverdale school board, 7 p.m., central office...

Connie Jeanne Thomas

Connie Jeanne Thomas, 73, of Lancaster died March 22, 2014 following a brief illness. She was born August 26, 1940, in McComb, OH to Paul & Bernice (Roy) Brickman, deceased. She grew up on a farm in Hancock County, Ohio. She attended McComb Local School where she was active...

Ann E. Newcomer

Ann E. Newcomer, 68, of Findlay, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ at 6:40 p.m. on Friday, March 21, 2014 at Blanchard Valley Hospital surrounded by her family and close friends. Ann was born on July 22, 1945 in Findlay, Ohio to the late Edward and Estella...

Duane H. Dippelhofer

Duane H. Dippelhofer, 83, of Fostoria passed away at 8:30 PM on Saturday, March 22, 2014 at the Good Sheperd Home, Fostoria. He was born on July 29, 1930 to the late Arden and Ina (Peters) Dippelhofer. On November 30, 1954, Duane married Bonnie Desgrange and she preceded him in...