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Cooper Tire reports lower profits for first quarter of 2014

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.’s profit declined 19 percent from a year earlier to $45.4 million last quarter. Earnings amounted to 72 cents per share, down from 89 cents per share in the January-March quarter a year earlier. Sales declined 7.6 percent to $796.5 million. “Cooper is...

University Of Cincinnati Holds Community Service

CINCINNATI (AP) — The University of Cincinnati is sending more than 100 faculty and staff members to participate in a day of service projects for communities surrounding the school’s campuses. The UC teams of volunteers will help community organizations paint over and...

Sentencing For Pediatric Doctor In Child Porn Case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio pediatric doctor who pleaded guilty to accessing child pornography has cited a troubled childhood and his own sexual abuse as a boy as he seeks a lower sentence. Prosecutors are calling for four years in prison at Friday’s sentencing of...

Van Buren man wanted for questioning about SUV crash

The Hancock County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help in bringing in a Van Buren man for questioning. The sheriff’s office said 23-year-old Andre “L.D.” White is wanted for questioning about a car crash and a stolen vehicle. Early Thursday morning, a 2007...

ECHL Playoff Glance

Thursday, April 17: Cincinnati 4, Orlando 2 Sunday, April 20: Cincinnati 7, Orlando 3 Wednesday, April 23: Cincinnati 2, Orlando 1 Friday, April 25: Orlando 2, Cincinnati 0 Saturday, April 26: Orlando 3, Cincinnati 2, OT Tuesday, April 29: Cincinnati 2, Orlando 1 Thursday, April...

Hearing Continues For Ohio Transgender Inmate Case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A hearing is continuing into a second day over a lawsuit by a transgender prison inmate who wants a judge to order Ohio authorities to allow her hormone treatments to continue permanently. Whitney Lee says she suffered a medical setback including facial hair...

Hearing Continues For Ohio Transgender Inmate Case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A hearing is continuing into a second day over a lawsuit by a transgender prison inmate who wants a judge to order Ohio authorities to allow her hormone treatments to continue permanently. Whitney Lee says she suffered a medical setback including facial hair...

A nice arrangement all the way around

By JEANNIE WILEY WOLF STAFF WRITER CAREY — If you have sheet music for the 2013 animated Disney film, “Frozen,” you have Mark Johnson to thank. The Mount Blanchard man makes his living turning movie soundtracks and pop songs into sheet music for the Hal Leonard Corp.,...

4-H club to join with Gleaners for gardening project

Children in a Van Buren 4-H club will create a garden with the purpose of donating produce to those in need. The Millstream Farmers club will create 10 raised garden beds in the 100 block of North Main Street in Findlay from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday as part of the Join Hands with...

Cygnet alumni banquet planned

BOWLING GREEN — The biennial Cygnet alumni banquet will be held May 31 at the Bowling Green Country Club, 923 Fairview Ave., Bowling Green. There will be a social hour and cash bar starting at 4 p.m., followed by a buffet at 5 p.m. Jim Burnside and Kenny Searfoss will...