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Woman Who Overdosed At McDonald’s Set For Trial

CINCINNATI (AP) — A woman who police say overdosed on heroin with her boyfriend in a McDonald’s play area near Cincinnati is set to appear in court on Monday. Thirty-three-year-old Tamica Jeffers is set for a non-jury trial on charges of child endangerment in Hamilton...

Plea Hearing Set In W.Va. Embezzlement Case

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — An April 21 plea hearing is set in West Virginia for an Ohio woman accused of embezzling more than $150,000 from her former employer. Connie Lynn Whitley of South Point, Ohio, is charged in a federal information with converting another’s property to...

Heroin Addicts Face Barriers To Treatment

NEW YORK (AP) — As the ranks of heroin users rise, increasing numbers of addicts are looking for help but are failing to find it — because there are no beds in packed facilities, treatment is hugely expensive and insurance companies won’t pay for inpatient rehab. Some users...

Penguins-Avalanche Sums

First Period_None. Penalties_Megna, Pit (kneeing), 9:47; Engelland, Pit (delay of game), 18:05. Second Period_1, Pittsburgh, Sutter 12 (Glass, Niskanen), 3:46. 2, Pittsburgh, Sutter 13 (Jokinen, Neal), 7:08 (pp). Penalties_Benoit, Col (high-sticking), 6:44; Gibbons, Pit...

Browns Agree To Terms With WR Burleson

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns have agreed to a one-year contract with free-agent wide receiver Nate Burleson. A 12-year pro, Burleson has made 103 career starts. He finished last season with 39 catches for 461 yards for Detroit but missed half the year after breaking his arm in a...

At A Glance

x-Clinched Playoff Berth y-Clinched Divisional Title c-Ceased operations NOTE: Two points are awarded for a win, one point for an overtime or shootout loss. South Carolina 3, Florida 2 Fort Wayne 2, Toledo 1 Utah at Ontario, Cancelled Stockton 4, Ontario 2 Las Vegas at...

Colonel to speak

Retired Colonel Sue Ann Sandusky will speak at the April 21 meeting of the Findlay-Hancock County branch of the American Association of University Women. The meeting will be held at 7 p.m. in Room 254 of Winebrenner Theological Seminary, 950 N. Main St. Sandusky will discuss...

Art exhibit open

FOSTORIA — The artwork of Don Droll, a Fostoria artist and art teacher who died in 1990, is on display in the Wesley Memorial Gallery through May 30. The gallery, at 1200 Van Buren St., Fostoria, is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Letters to the Editor 4-7-14

SEN. HITE HAD IT RIGHT Born into a family filled with both public and religious servants, I learned at an early age to never mention either in the same sentence or breath. Those two subjects were “off-limits” at meal times and family functions. The two mix like oil...

Arcadia alumni banquet slated

ARCADIA — The annual Arcadia High School alumni banquet will be held at 6:30 p.m. April 26 at Arcadia High School. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. The graduating classes of 1964 and 1989 will be honored. The banquet will be catered by Kathy’s Korner Restaurant and served by...