Woman Sues Reds Pitcher Simon, Alleges Sex Assault

A woman has filed a lawsuit alleging that Cincinnati Reds pitcher Alfredo Simon sexually assaulted her in a Washington hotel when the team was in town to play the Nationals. According to a suit filed Thursday in D.C. Superior Court, the woman, identified as Jane Doe, is seeking...

Eastern League

___ New Hampshire 5, New Britain 3 Akron 4, Trenton 1 Erie 9, Bowie 5 Altoona 6, Harrisburg 1 Portland at Binghamton, 6:35 p.m. Trenton at Portland, 6 p.m. Binghamton at Erie, 6:35 p.m. Altoona at Akron, 6:35 p.m. Reading at New Hampshire, 6:35 p.m. Bowie at Harrisburg, 7 p.m....

Park funding

Ohio has 74 state parks, and we suspect every one of them needs one thing or another. That’s why the $88.5 million set aside in the latest state budget to be spent over the next two years to upgrade trails, campgrounds and recreation is good news to anyone who likes to...

Letters to the Editor 04-25-14

A DRIVE-BY CELEBRATION It is shameful to know that Cooper Tire’s 100-year celebration will be only three and a half hours long on a scheduled workday where half of the plant employees will be able to attend a short portion of it. It is also shameful to learn that the...

Juvenile judge challenged

By RYAN DUNN Staff Writer OTTAWA — Putnam County’s prosecutor is trying to unseat the county’s probate and juvenile court judge in the May primary election. Prosecutor Gary Lammers is competing with Judge Michael Borer in the Democratic primary. The primary...

Backyard Mission Trip happens Saturday

Findlay and Hancock County will be alive with activity Saturday during the second annual Backyard Mission Trip. The one-day local service blitz is expected to see at least 220 projects being completed by an estimated 1,300 to 1,400 volunteers, said Becky Greeno, director of the...

Zion UM to host food pantry

Zion United Methodist Church is partnering with the West Ohio Food Bank to host a mobile food pantry with more than 10,000 pounds of free food on Saturday at the Liberty Township Fire Department, 7692 Hancock County 140. Food will be delivered at 8 a.m. Once it is unloaded and...

Mount Cory lodge plans luncheon

MOUNT CORY — A soup and salad luncheon will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Mount Cory Masonic Lodge #418, 16000 Ohio 235. There will be four kinds of soup available, including vegetable, chicken noodle, ham and bean and potato, along with 15 kinds of salad and...

Diabetes training slated in Ada

ADA — Area Agency on Aging 3 will offer diabetes self-management training from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesdays, May 13 through June 17 at Community Health Professionals of Ada. Registration is required Tuesday by calling 419-222-7723.