Tuesday calendar

TODAY 50 North, 339 E. Melrose Ave.; fitness center open, 5 a.m.-8 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; EnhanceFitness, 8:30-9:20 a.m.; SilverSneakers yoga, 9:30-10:15 a.m. and 10:30-11:15 a.m.; strength and range of motion water class, 10-11 a.m., Birchaven; walking/jogging at...

Letters to the Editor 02-23-16

WRITERS SHOULD RESEARCH TRUTH I am not one to write a letter every time someone writes something that I may not agree with or believes is not true. However, I feel it is time to write something that is very disturbing to me. I lived in Putnam County for 20 years the first time...

Tuesday’s Scoreboard

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL Monday’s Results NW Ohio Games Adrian Lenawee Christian, Mich. 70, Monclova Christian 47 Around Ohio Crown City S. Gallia 56, Ohio Valley Christian 41 New Albany 66, Westerville Cent. 52 OHSAA Tournament Division II Bloom-Carroll 89, Cols. Horizon...

Area College Athletes: Palmer, Recker earn all-conference honors

HUNTINGTON, Ind. — Junior Miranda Palmer and senior Amelia Recker both earned all-conference honors for the Huntington University women’s basketball team, For the second consecutive season, Palmer was one of five players voted first team all-Crossroads League. A...

Prep Basketball: Wilson makes first team all-NWCC

Hardin Northern’s Holly Wilson led Hardin Northern’s girls basketball team to an 11-11 regular-season record and was named to first team all-Northwest Central Conference girls squad on Monday. Teammate Michael Curtis was a second-team selection while Ashton Dye and...

Area District Girls Basketball Capsules

Division II District WHERE: Paulding High School. THURSDAY’S SCHEDULE: (3) Lima Bath (14-9) vs. (2) Wapakoneta (19-4), 6:15 p.m.; (1) Ottawa-Glandorf (21-2) vs. (4) Celina (13-10), 8 p.m. DISTRICT FINAL: Saturday, 7 p.m. NOTABLE: Ottawa-Glandorf, last year’s state...

Area all-district hoops nominations needed

Area boys and girls basketball coaches wishing to nominate players for Associated Press all-Northwest District recognition must do so by Wednesday, Feb. 24. Coaches should include complete information (height, weight, year, position, etc.) as well as regular-season stats....

Girls Basketball: Grove sweeps top honors in NWC

Columbus Grove junior guard Jade Clement was selected as Northwest Conference girls Player of the Year in voting by the league’s coaches. Clement is joined on the all-NWC first team by teammate Paige Bellman, Ada’s Rachel Wildman, Bluffton’s Alivia Koenig and...

Area district wrestling tournament pairings

District Wrestling Friday’s Area First-Round Matches Division I AT PERRYSBURG 106 — Joseph Johnston, Findlay, fr., 13-18 vs. Bryce Andonian, Lakewood St. Edward, fr., 29-4. 113 — Jaden Johnson, Findlay, fr., 9-9 vs. Logan Heil, Brunswick, fr. 29-9. 120 —...

Boys Basketball: FHS opens tourney with Northview

It will be the Three Rivers Athletic Conference against the Northern Lakes League when Division I boys tournament action gets under way Wednesday at Lakota High School. Toledo St. Francis, which finished fourth in the Three Rivers Athletic conference with a 7-7 league record,...