15-year-old Boy Fatally Shot In Head In Cleveland

CLEVELAND (AP) — The county medical examiner in Cleveland says a 15-year-old boy believed to have been fatally shot at an apartment suffered a gunshot wound to the head. The examiner’s office on Friday identified the teenager as Rasheen Bledsoe Jr. of suburban Maple...

Column: LBJ Out To Prove You Can Go Home Again

This isn’t Brett Favre or Joe Montana, or any other over-the-hill star — insert your own favorite here — shopping teams and/or rosters in search of one last hurrah. In the NBA, one supremely talented individual can make a world of difference. LeBron James proved as much by...

Church Funeral For Ohio Priest Convicted Of Murder

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A church funeral for a Roman Catholic priest in Ohio who died while serving a prison sentence for the 1980 death of a nun proceeded Friday as a few people protested at the church’s diocese headquarters. About 200 mourners attended the funeral at St....

Fire damages Findlay house

An electrical fire on Friday damaged a home on the western side of Findlay. Wiring from an attic ventilation fan caught fire at about 11:44 a.m. at 607 Edith Ave., said Gene Stump, chief of the Liberty Township Fire Department. The fire damaged the roof and a bedroom, causing...

Carey holds groundbreaking ceremony for new school

CAREY — It was a blue and white day for Carey schools on Friday. The school colors were worn by many in the crowd, and also adorned balloons launched into a blue and white sky as a groundbreaking ceremony was held for Carey’s new school. It also was a day of community pride. With...

The Return: Cleveland Welcomes LeBron Back

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James is coming back to Cleveland. Forget about all those fans who burned jerseys when he left — the city is ready to welcome its NBA superstar home. Within hours of his announcement Friday that he was leaving Miami to return to the Cleveland Cavaliers,...

Ohio Candidate Sees Economic Boon In James’ Return

CINCINNATI (AP) — Ohio’s Democratic candidate for governor says LeBron James’ return to Cleveland boosts more than the Cavaliers’ title chances. Ed FitzGerald, chief executive of Cuyahoga County, which includes Cleveland, said Friday that after James left for...

Dorn’s Late Birdies Help Him Repeat In Ohio Am

CINCINNATI (AP) — Andrew Dorn birdied the 15th and 16th holes and passed 17-year-old Will Grimmer down the stretch to capture his second consecutive Ohio Amateur championship. Dorn, a Coastal Carolina senior-to-be from West Chester, becomes the 10th player in the...

Ohio Amateur Golf Championship Winners

CINCINNATI (AP) — Winners of the Ohio Amateur golf championship, with tournament site (Note: match play until 1967, when medal play began): 1904–T. Sterling Beckwith, Cleveland CC 1905–Charles H. Stanley, Cincinnati GC 1906–Robert H. Crowell, Inverness Club...

Pediatric Doctor In Child Porn Case Gets Prison

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A former top pediatric cancer doctor in Ohio has been sentenced to a year and one day in federal prison following his guilty plea to a charge of accessing child pornography. Before sentencing Friday, Christopher Pelloski told the judge he had harmed...