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Boys Track: Bluffton’s Stratton, Alt both collect three state medals

By ANDREW WILLIAMS STAFF WRITER COLUMBUS — Bluffton senior Noah Stratton said Friday that he and his teammates wanted to enjoy their experience at the OHSAA state track and field meet at Ohio State’s Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium. But he made it clear the Pirates were...

Weekend: Get Out!

Events SPIEGEL GROVE SQUIRES BASE BALL HOME OPENER June 8 The Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center’s vintage base ball team “” the Spiegel Grove Squires “” play their first home game of the 2014 season Sunday, June 8 on the grounds of Spiegel...

Boys Track: Trampe-Kindt 3rd in 1,600 for O-G

By ANDREW WILLIAMS STAFF WRITER COLUMBUS — Entering the final lap of the Division II boys 1,600 final at the OHSAA state track and field meet at Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium on Ohio State University’s campus, Ottawa-Glandorf’s Matias Trampe-Kindt was exactly...

Girls Track: Solid finish for O-G seniors at state

By TED RADICK staff writer COLUMBUS — For a trio of area seniors, the OHSAA Division II Track and Field Championship were a chance to put an exclamation point on their high school athletic careers. All three came away happy after placing on podium Saturday at the girls meet...

Girls Track: L-B Butler proves point by winning 2 state title

By TED RADICK staff writer COLUMBUS — Michaela Butler had a point to prove. Not to the fans, not to her competitors at Saturday’s OHSAA Division II Track and Field Championships at Ohio State University’s Jesse Owens Stadium. She wanted to prove something to...

6 injured in rollover accident

Six people were injured in a one-vehicle accident Saturday afternoon, according to the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office. At 11:27 a.m. Jerica Henry, 19, of the Bloomdale area, was driving a 1995 Toyota Camery southbound on Township Road 229, The sheriffs report Henry failed...

Weekend Doctor

By DR. THOMAS F. VAIL With warm weather approaching and sandal season ‘kicking’ in, you want your toenails to look their best. Now is the perfect time to take off nail polish and see how your toenails have weathered through the long winter months. If you notice yellow...

Weekend: Mental Health Moment

By LINDA BRANWELL This is the first of two columns on “co-dependency.” The second article will discuss “detachment” and its effectiveness in breaking co-dependent behaviors. I recall working with a lady named Jane (not her real name). Jane came to me,...

Weekend: Getting to know your credit score: What it means, where to find it

By AMY M. CARLES Your credit report and credit score affect your financial life, but in very different ways. It is important to understand the differences. A credit score is a three-digit number that measures how likely you are to repay a loan on time. The credit score is...

Weekend: The sounds of summer

The musical sounds of local volunteer groups have entertained area residents and visitors during the Riverside Summer Concert Series for over six generations. The concerts are held at Findlay’s historic Riverside Park in the Allen P. Dudley Band Shell and Dick Daugherty...