Prep basketball: L-B’s Myers named

Liberty-Benton senior Rachel Myers was named the Ohio High School Basketball Coaches Association’s Division III Girls Player of the Year. Myers, a Bowling Green State University signee, averaged 23.3 points for the Eagles while shooting 46 percent from 3-point range. The...

Lloyd Rush Taylor

Lloyd Rush Taylor, 93, of Arcadia, passed away on Friday, April 18, 2014, at the Heritage Manor. Lloyd was born on April 8, 1921 in Findlay, Ohio to Rush and Ada (Newhouse) Taylor. He married Margaret Whitten August 24, 1945, and they shared 68 years together. Lloyd graduated...

Floyd H. Hartman

Floyd H. Hartman, 87, of Bluffton died April 19, 2014, at 5:25 am, at Mennonite Memorial Home, Bluffton. He was born February 14, 1927 in Orange Township, Hancock County to the late Purl and Bertha Cook Hartman. On August 29, 1946 he married Jeannine Stewart and she survives....

Hite facing primary challengers

By JOY BROWN STAFF WRITER A fundamentalist preacher and a constitutionalist who abhors federal government intrusion are challenging state Sen. Cliff Hite, R-Findlay, in the May 6 Republican primary. It is Hite’s first contested race since he was appointed to the 1st Senate...

Mondays scoreboard

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL American League East Division W L Pct GB New York 11 8 .579 — Toronto 10 9 .526 1 Boston 9 10 .474 2 Tampa Bay 9 10 .474 2 Baltimore 8 9 .471 2 Central Division W L Pct GB Detroit 9 6 .600 — Kansas City 9 8 .529 1 Minnesota 9 9 .500 1½ Chicago 9...

Vernon E. Grine

Vernon E. Grine, 83, of Fostoria, passed away 5:45 a.m. Saturday, April 19, 2014 at the ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital. He was born May 12, 1930 in Plymouth, Ohio to the late Alvin and Esther (Fox) Grine Sr. He married Carol Walsh and she preceded him in death January 20,...