Church and religious events

Arcadia UM ARCADIA — The Arcadia United Methodist Church will host an ice cream social from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. July 18 at the church, 19397 County Road 216, Arcadia. Featured will be homemade noodles, pies, cakes, potato salad and soft-serve ice cream. Arlington UM...

Gallery to exhibit photographs

FOSTORIA — A photography exhibit by Britt Lanicek will be open from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. July 18 and from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. July 19 at Fostoria Community Arts Council gallery, 125 S. Main St., Fostoria. The exhibit, which is free, will coincide with the city’s annual...

Saturday calendar

TODAY Findlay Senior Center, 339 E. Melrose Ave.; fitness center open, 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Alcoholics Anonymous, closed book, 7:30 a.m., Pioneer Club; women’s New Beginnings open discussion, 10 a.m., Pioneer Club; Big Book open discussion, 10:30 a.m., Dry Haven, Fostoria; open...

Ohio amateur: Dorn rallies to defend title

CINCINNATI (AP) — The second trophy was harder to get, Andrew Dorn said. Dorn birdied the 15th and 16th holes and passed 17-year-old Will Grimmer down the stretch in a head-to-head battle to capture his second consecutive Ohio Amateur championship on Friday at Coldstream...

Saturday’s Scoreboard

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL American League East Division W L Pct GB Baltimore 51 41 .554 — Toronto 49 45 .521 3 New York 46 46 .500 5 Boston 41 51 .446 10 Tampa Bay 42 53 .442 10½ Central Division W L Pct GB Detroit 52 37 .584 — Kansas City 47 45 .511 6½ Cleveland 46 46...

Ohio golf: Nicklaus museum worth the trip

By JOHN REITMAN STAFF WRITER Smack in the middle of the Ohio State athletic complex is a tribute to arguably the most successful athlete in Buckeye history. It’s not Jesse Owens, Archie Griffin, Jerry Lucas or even Hopalong Cassady. During his collegiate campaign at Ohio...

NBA basketball: Hot in Cleveland

By MARK GILLISPIE Associated Press CLEVELAND — Cleveland is as hot as one of the blast furnaces ablaze down along the Cuyahoga River. First there was the arrival of Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Johnny Manziel in May’s NFL draft. On Tuesday, the national...

Martha Ellcessor

FOREST — Martha L. Ellcessor, 67, of Forest, died at 5:12 a.m. Friday, July 11, 2014, at her residence. Surviving are her stepmother, Carol White, Bellefontaine; her husband, Lindsay Ellcessor; two sons, Steve (Kelly) of Upper Sandusky; and Scott of Forest; two daughters,...

Madalyn Young-Kuenzli

UPPER SANDUSKY — A funeral for Madalyn J. Young-Kuenzli, 93, of Upper Sandusky, will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Lucas-Batton Funeral Home, Upper Sandusky, the Rev. Jackie Underhill officiating. Burial will be in Old Mission Cemetery, Upper Sandusky. Visitation will be...