Wilbur Hall

FOSTORIA — A memorial for Wilbur A. Hall, 85, of Fostoria, will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria, the Rev. William Bentley officiating. Military rites will be by the United Veterans of Fostoria. Mr. Hall died Wednesday, June 25, 2014, at...

Lee Robertson

UPPER SANDUSKY — A memorial for Lee G. Robertson, 74, of Upper Sandusky, will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Trinity Evangelical United Methodist Church, Upper Sandusky, the Rev. Jim Stauffer officiating. Visitation will be held one-half hour prior to the service Monday at...

Stephen David Karpuleon

KERRVILLE, Texas — Stephen David Karpuleon, “Fish” of Kerrville, Texas went to his heavenly home on June 10, 2014. He was born on Oct. 2, 1953 to Phil and Virginia (Inman) Karpuleon in Findlay, Ohio. He was very patriotic man and served with the U.S.Army during...

Alyce J. Child

PORT CLINTON — Alyce J. Child, 79, of Port Clinton, passed away as she slept Wednesday morning, June 18, 2014, at her residence on Catawba Island. She was born April 23, 1935, in Auburn, Indiana, to Calvin C. and Gladys E. (Whitta) Hawkins. Mrs. Child was a graduate of...

Prep Sports: Three awarded OHSAA scholarships

COLUMBUS — Three area athletes have received $1,000 college scholarships from the Ohio High School Activities Association. Mohawk’s Julie Adelsperger and Ottawa-Glandorf’s Michelle Maag each received $1,000 OHSAA scholarships. McComb’s Brenna Dee received...

Track and Field: UF’s Welch 6th in hammer at U.S. championship

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — University of Findlay junior Justin Welch placed sixth in the hammer throw at the USA Track and Field Outdoor Championship on Thursday at Sacramento State University. Welch, who won the Division II national championship in the event for the Oilers in...

College Softball: Elmwood grad George earns academic honor

Former Elmwood High School standout and Owens Community College softball player Brittany George was one of 28 Owens athletes to receive postseason academic awards handed out by the Ohio Community College Athletic Conference for the 2013-2014 school year. George recorded a 3.66...

Friday’s Scoreboard

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL American League East Division W L Pct GB Toronto 45 36 .556 — Baltimore 41 36 .532 2 New York 40 37 .519 3 Boston 36 43 .456 8 Tampa Bay 32 48 .400 12½ Central Division W L Pct GB Detroit 43 32 .573 — Kansas City 40 38 .513 4½ Cleveland 38 40...

Illegal road

Property rights are among the most important rights Americans have. So, when it comes to the government taking any citizen’s land for the public’s benefit, even if only a small amount of it to widen a road, the law must be followed. That means doing things like making...