Prep track: Van Buren boys grab championship at St. Wendelin Invite

FOSTORIA — Van Buren’s Ted Simmons was a triple winner Saturday as he led the Black Knights’ boys track and field team to the St. Wendelin Invitational championship at Fostoria’s Memorial Stadium. A fourth-place finish in the final event, the 1,600 relay,...

Three people hurt in county accident

ARLINGTON — Three Findlay residents were hurt in a two-vehicle accident on Ohio 698 in Van Buren Township at 2:35 p.m. Friday, authorities reported. Transported to Blanchard Valley Hospital were a driver Amber Smith, 31, her passengers, Joshua Smith, 31 and Judy Wineland,...

Bette Knight

Bette A. Knight, 69, of Findlay, passed away on Sunday, April 13, 2014, at Fox Run Manor. Betty was born on June 26, 1944, in Chicago, IL to Edgar and Eva (Hicks) Knight, Sr. Bette was preceded in death by her parents; her brother, Edgar Knight, Jr.; and a sister, Evelyn Shaw....

Rollin Wentz

CAREY — Rollin D. Wentz, 73, of Carey, died at 11:14 p.m. Saturday at his residence. A funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Stombaugh-Batton Funeral Home, Carey. Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Further arrangements are...

Olin Nuzum

Olin Nuzum, 70, of Findlay, died at 9:53 a.m. Sunday at the Ohio Veterans Home, Sandusky. Arrangements are pending at Hufford Family Funeral Home.

Public Meetings

The following public meetings will be held this week in the Findlay area: TODAY Findlay school board, 6 p.m., Chamberlin Hill library. Liberty-Benton school board, 6 p.m., board offices at the high school. Fostoria school board, 6 p.m., library/media center, Fostoria...

Prep track: Titans vs. Eagles: Call it a draw

OTTAWA — Ottawa-Glandorf and Liberty-Benton’s track and field teams have a lot of thoroughbreds. And Saturday’s O-G Gold Medal Invitational was a two-horse race. Ottawa-Glandorf outran Liberty-Benton for the boys title while the Eagles topped the Titans for the...

Prep baseball: No-hitter highlights L-B sweep of NB

NORTH BALTIMORE — Liberty-Benton’s Caleb Russell tossed a no-hitter, striking out 11 and surrendering one walk in seven innings of work, as the Eagles dispatched North Baltimore 5-0 to sweep the Tigers in a nonleague doubleheader on Saturday. Russell, Josh Ostrander,...

Robert Walter

FOSTORIA — A Mass of Christian Burial for Robert C. “Bob” Walter, 91, of Fostoria, will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Wendelin Catholic Church, Fostoria, where a Rosary will be prayed at 10 a.m. Burial will be at the parish cemetery with military...

HPD bird festival to be held May 17

The Hancock Park District will host a Bird Fest from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 17, at the “Doc” Phillips Discovery Center in Oakwoods Nature Preserve. The program is for anybody interested in birds. The morning will include guided walks for various skill levels,...