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Library to hold ‘upcycling’ program

LEIPSIC — The Leipsic Edwards-Gamper Memorial Library will hold an “upcycle” program at 11 a.m. July 19. Laura Schroeder will present ideas to reuse everyday items.

St. Paul’s to host food pantry Saturday

St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, 218 E. Sandusky St., will host a food pantry Saturday. The food will be distributed in the parking lot on the east side of the church. Distribution will begin by 8:30 a.m. and last until the food runs out. One person may not receive food...

Legion Baseball: Findlay doubles up Maumee, 10-5

Findlay Legion’s Nick Bowden allowed two runs, one earned, in seven innings while striking out eight batters to improve his record to 5-1 as Post 3 used a seven-run third inning to double up Maumee 10-5 in American Legion baseball action on Thursday. Jared Neiling ripped...

Lacrosse program adds two assistant coaches

The University of Findlay women’s lacrosse program has added two new staff members as Sara Kuhlman and Andrea Holthaus will join the program as assistant coaches for the 2015 season. Kuhlman has served as the co-head coach for the Velocity Lacrosse Club since 2012. The team...

Ohio Am Golf: Grimmer on course for title

CINCINNATI (AP) — Will Grimmer will be trying to make history. Well, actually, he’ll be trying to come close to making history. The Mariemont High School senior-to-be is striving to become the second-youngest winner in the 108 years of the Ohio Amateur. The...

Science programs planned

The program, “Science Magic with Kathy,” will be held at the Putnam County District Library in Ottawa and all of its branches this month. The schedule is: July 21 — Ottawa, 11 a.m., Kalida-Union Township, 1 p.m.; July 22 — Fort Jennings, 11 a.m.,...

Ralph Russo

Ralph Russo, 63, of Findlay, died at 1:01 p.m. Wednesday in Margaretta Township, Erie County. Arrangements are pending at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home.

Friday’s Scoreboard

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL American League East Division W L Pct GB Baltimore 50 41 .549 — Toronto 48 45 .516 3 New York 46 45 .505 4 Tampa Bay 42 52 .447 9½ Boston 41 51 .446 9½ Central Division W L Pct GB Detroit 51 37 .577 — Kansas City 47 44 .520 5 Cleveland 45 46 .495...

Thomas Riepenhoff

GLANDORF — A Mass of Christian Burial for Thomas B. Riepenhoff, 88, of Glandorf, will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Glandorf, the Rev. Tony Fortman officiating. Burial will be in the parish cemetery, with military rites by the...

Jack D. Opper

WHARTON — Jack D. Opper, 86, formerly of Wharton, died at 1:00 a.m. Thursday, July 10, 2014 at the Wyandot County Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center near Upper Sandusky. Son of the late James V. and Belva L. (Opp) Opper, he was born September 23, 1927 in Wharton. On...