Monday’s scoreboard

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL American League East Division W L Pct GB Baltimore 62 48 .564 — Toronto 60 53 .531 3½ New York 57 53 .518 5 Tampa Bay 54 57 .486 8½ Boston 49 62 .441 13½ Central Division W L Pct GB Detroit 61 47 .565 — Kansas City 57 53 .518 5 Cleveland 56 55...

Our turn

The ceremonial shovels have been cleaned and are back in storage. The tents have been taken down. Now, construction begins on what many are predicting will become one of Hancock County’s crown jewels. Over the next 15 months or so, what remains of the old Central Auditorium...

Letters to the Editor 08-04-14

THINNING THE HERD I am not a doctor and giving myself the benefit of the doubt, I would consider myself to be of average intelligence. But some things are not adding up. The most deadly virus ever encountered is ravaging across Africa. Americans were warned and then forbidden to...

Bernice Summers

NORTH BALTIMORE — Bernice Summers, 98, of North Baltimore, died at 12:45 a.m. Friday at Briar Hill Health Campus, North Baltimore. Arrangements are pending at Smith-Crates Funeral Home, North Baltimore.

Douglas Freed

ARLINGTON — Douglas Lee Freed, 52, of Tampa, Florida, and formerly of Arlington, died Saturday. Arrangements are pending at Crates Funeral Home, Arlington.

Murray Harriman

MORRAL — A funeral for Murray Dale Harriman, 58, of Morral, will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Lucas-Batton Funeral Home, Upper Sandusky, the Rev. Steve Whitaker officiating. Burial will be in Agosta Cemetery, New Bloomington. Visitation will be held three hours prior to...

John Sweet

FOSTORIA — John D. Sweet, 66, of Fostoria, died Sunday at St. Catherine’s, Fostoria. Arrangements are pending at Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria.

Edna Peterson

Edna Peterson, 94, of Findlay, died at 11:55 p.m. Friday at Fox Run Manor. Arrangements are pending at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home.

J. Paul Kennedy

J. Paul Kennedy, 88, of Findlay, died at 3:20 p.m. Sunday at the Heritage. Arrangements are pending at Kirkpatrick-Behnke Funeral Home.

Charles Pester

MILLER CITY — Charles E. Pester, 93, of Miller City, died at 6:30 a.m. Sunday at the Meadows at Putnam Acres. Surviving is his wife, Virginia Hermiller; three sons, Kenneth (Sue) of Ottawa; Donald (Sandy) and Wayne (Lynn), both of Miller City; two daughters, Mrs. Duane...