Martha Kear

WHARTON — Martha Kear, 85, of Wharton, passed away on Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 5:55 p.m. surrounded by loved ones. Born on June 19, 1928, she was the daughter of the late Ralph D. and Florence M. (Linstedt) Walter. She married Foster R. Kear on January 10, 1948. He...

Nellie Marie Wolfe

Nellie Marie Wolfe, 93, passed into heaven on Easter Sunday, April 20, 2014. Nellie Marie Wolfe was born on June 27, 1920 to Oscar and Alma Wolford née Arras in Arlington, OH. After the death of her mother in 1922, Nellie and her brother Harley lived with Ed and Pearl Price till...

Saturday calendar

TODAY Findlay Senior Center, 339 E. Melrose Ave.; fitness center open, 7 a.m.-7 p.m.; Derby Gala, 6-10 p.m. Alcoholics Anonymous, closed book, 7:30 a.m., Pioneer Club; women’s New Beginnings open discussion, 10 a.m., Pioneer Club; Big Book open discussion, 10:30 a.m., Dry...

Prep softball: Area softball stats

PREP SOFTBALL Area Batting Leaders G AB R H Avg. Maranda Stansbery, Upper S. 9 37 17 24 .649 Maddie Willis, Bluffton 8 33 12 20 .606 Hanna Brian, N. Baltimore 11 42 17 21 .571 Maddie Mock, Arcadia 10 28 10 16 .571 Taylor Kirian, New Riegel 15 44 23 25 .568 Erica Fitzwater,...

Prep baseball: Area baseball stats

PREP BASEBALL Area Batting Leaders G AB R H Avg. Terry Dockery, Continental 9 28 10 15 .536 Aaron Reinhart, New Riegel 11 33 7 17 .515 Hunter Berner, Miller City 10 38 10 19 .500 Matt Holsinger, Carey 11 37 13 18 .486 Austin Mansfield, Continental 9 19 3 9 .474 Hunter Abell,...

Prep track: Track Honor Roll

Boys Track Shot Put “‡1. Calkins, Findlay 50-6 “‡2. Myers, Patrick Henry 49-1 1/2 “‡3. Goble, Carey 48-11 1/2 “‡4. Recker, Ottawa-Glandorf 48-4 1/2 “‡5. Carrizales, Patrick Henry 47-8 “‡6. Combs, Liberty-Benton 47-3 1/2 “‡7. Roney,...

College track: ONU’s Huber earns all-OAC honors in relay

BEREA — Ohio Northern junior Catie Huber, a Findlay High graduate, and her Ohio Northern University teammates on the 3,200 relay earned all-Ohio Athleric Conference honors on Friday by finishing fourth in that event during the first day of the league meet in Berea . Huber...

College golf: St.-Jean tied for first at MAC tourney

FISHERS, Ind. — University of Toledo junior Stephanie St.-Jean, a Findlay High graduate, is tied for the lead after Friday’s opening round of the Mid-American Conference women’s golf championships at The Hawthorns in Fishers, Ind. St-Jean shot an even-par...

College track: EMU’s Brown earns finals spots at Drake Relays

DES MOINES, Ia. — Findlay High School graduate Tyler Brown earned a finals spot as a member of two Eastern Michigan relay teams at Friday’s Drake Relays. Brown, a freshman, teamed with Cameron Bolton, Jeff Elam and Chris Scott to qualify for the finals in the 400...

Letters to the Editor 04-26-14

ARE WE BEING HOODWINKED? I’m not quite sure what to think of Steve Oman’s campaign for commissioner. He seems to believe that just getting all the debris out of the Blanchard River would make everything great again. Then, the water would run square through Findlay and...