Downtown grant details to be announced

The Ohio Department of Transportation on Friday is expected to announce details of a state grant that Findlay has received to improve Main Street downtown and a portion of Cory Street. A press conference will be held at 10:30 a.m. in the Municipal Building’s third-floor...

Hancock County crash injures two

Two Findlay motorists were hospitalized Thursday after a two-vehicle crash in Marion Township. Driver Cathy Stephens, 56, and passenger, Cole Stephens, 27, were transported by Hanco Ambulance to Blanchard Valley Hospital, according to Deputy Matt Crouch of the Hancock County...

Buckeyes to play Oregon State and UNLV, drop Tar Heels

Ohio State has added home football games with UNLV of the Mountain West in 2017 and the Pac 12’s Oregon State in 2018. The Rebels come to Columbus on Sept. 23, 2017, and the Beavers will open the 2018 season on Sept. 1. Those games fill the void left when Ohio State and...
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Redskins appeal trademark decision on team name

FILE – This Aug. 7, 2014 file photo shows groundskeepers preparing the end zone for the NFL football preseason game between the Washington Redskins and the New England Patriots in Landover, Md. The debate over the Washington Redskins nickname has been around for decades,...
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Cousins injures right knee in Team USA practice

USA head coach Mike Krzyzewski talks with injured DeMarcus Cousins after a practice of the men’s U.S. National basketball team Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, in Chicago. The U.S. team will face the Brazilian team in an exhibition game at the United Center in Chicago Saturday. (AP...
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Van Dyken-Rouen heading home ‘1,000 times better’

Olympic swimmer Amy Van Dyken-Rouen talks with members of the media as she leaves Craig Hospital in Englewood, Colo., Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014. Van Dyken-Rouen was left paralyzed just below the waist in an all-terrain vehicle crash on June 6 in Arizona. (AP Photo/Brennan...
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Browns starting Hoyer, not Manziel vs. Redskins

Cleveland Browns quarterbacks Johnny Manziel (2) and Brian Hoyer pass during practice at NFL football training camp in Berea, Ohio Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan) Cleveland Browns quarterbacks Johnny Manziel (2) and Brian Hoyer pass during practice at NFL football...
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Stewart sitting out Michigan after dirt-car death

In this Friday, Aug. 8, 2014 photograph, Tony Stewart stands in the garage area after a practice session for Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Watkins Glen International, in Watkins Glen N.Y. Stewart struck and killed Kevin Ward Jr., 20, a sprint car driver who...

Manfred elected next MLB commissioner

BALTIMORE (AP) — Rob Manfred was elected baseball’s 10th commissioner Thursday and will succeed Bud Selig in January. A labor lawyer who has worked for Major League Baseball since 1998, Manfred beat out Boston Red Sox Chairman Tom Werner in the first contested vote...
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Surging Royals rally past A’s for 7-3 win

Kansas City Royals’ Norichika Aoki hits a two-run triple in the seventh inning during a baseball game against the Oakland Athletics Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Ed Zurga) Kansas City Royals’ Norichika Aoki hits a two-run triple in the seventh...