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Top Clippers exec Roeser taking leave of absence

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Clippers President Andy Roeser is taking an indefinite leave of absence while the NBA restructures the franchise in the wake of owner Donald Sterling’s lifetime ban. Roeser’s immediate departure was announced Tuesday by the NBA....
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Ex-boxing champion Jimmy Ellis dies at 74

FILE – In this Feb. 16, 1970, file photo, a defeated Jimmy Ellis as shown in his dressing room after losing heavyweight title bout to Joe Frazier at New York’s Madison Square Garden. Ellis, a former heavyweight boxing champion who trained with fellow Louisville...

On Deck: Miller City tries for share of PCL title

There’s another big day of prep sports on tap today and we’ll have the latest on all of the action for you tonight here at The Courier. Miller City’s baseball team will try and win a share of the Putnam County League crown today as the Wildcats travel to Ottoville....
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Warriors fire coach Mark Jackson

Golden State Warriors head coach Mark Jackson instructs his team against the Los Angeles Clippers during the first half in Game 4 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series on Sunday, April 27, 2014, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez) Golden State Warriors...
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AP PHOTOS: A look at warming in the United States

AAA May. 6, 2014 3:29 PM ETAP PHOTOS: A look at warming in the United States FILE – This Oct. 31, 2012 aerial file photo shows destruction in the wake of Superstorm Sandy in Seaside Heights, N.J. Global warming is rapidly turning America into a stormy and dangerous place,...

Semitrailer-car accident reported north of Arlington

An accident involving a semitrailer and car has been reported on U.S. 68 north of Township Road 25, near Arlington. Arlington Fire Department is responding to the scene and at least one person is reported to be entrapped in a vehicle. More details will be posted as it becomes...

Vote! The polls are open until 7:30 p.m.

It’s primary election day in Ohio. In our area, the Republican primary is highlighted by a three-man race for the First District Senate seat and two-man race for Hancock County commissioner. There is a statewide question and there are many school levies on the ballot, too,...
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VIDEO: Tour of new Hancock County garage

Hancock County Engineer’s Office project manager Steve Wilson takes The Courier on a tour of the new county garage building and talks about how the changes will be beneficial to the engineer’s office.

Tuesday calendar

TODAY Findlay Senior Center, 339 E. Melrose Ave.; fitness center open, 5 a.m.-9 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m.-6 p.m.; EnhanceFitness, 9-9:50 a.m.; SilverSneakers yoga, 10-10:50 a.m.; blood pressure clinic, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., cafe; SilverSneakers Splash, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.,...

Health department scheduling immunizations for next school year

The Hancock County Health Department is scheduling immunization appointments for students entering kindergarten and seventh grade in the fall. Immunizations must be given prior to the start of the school year. For more information, or to schedule an appointment, call 419-424-7869.