Ohio Gas Prices Rise But Remain Below National Average

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Gas prices have risen around Ohio in the past week, though drivers in the state are still paying less than the national average. Ohio’s average for a gallon of regular fuel was $2.26 in Monday’s survey from auto club AAA, the Oil Price...

Divers, Dogs To Search For Man Missing Near Lake Erie

CLEVELAND (AP) — Dive teams will be in Lake Erie near Cleveland on Monday and search crews will be scouring the nearby area as they continue to look for a missing man. Search and rescue teams could not find him during a six-hour search on Sunday, using sonar equipment to search...

Wright State To Detail Possible Cuts In Budget Proposal

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — The interim president of Wright State University says the school will release details this week of proposed budget cuts, including the possibility of layoffs, as it tries to trim millions in spending. The Dayton Daily News reports ( ) that interim president...

Some Texas Medical Centers Part Of Baby Boxes Effort

DALLAS (AP) — A few weeks ago, Dallas resident Rachel Salinas decided to ditch the $175 bassinet she had purchased for her newborn son’s nursery. Instead, Mason sleeps in an inexpensive, flower-patterned cardboard box, right beside her bed. The Dallas Morning News ( )...

Ohio Prosecutor: Officer’s Confederate Flag T-shirt Relevant

CINCINNATI (AP) — Prosecutors in Ohio say a T-shirt with a Confederate flag emblem worn by a white police officer under his uniform is relevant evidence for countering his claim that he feared for his life when he shot an unarmed black motorist. Hamilton County prosecutors are...

Tim Tebow and team Titus

By JEANNIE WILEY WOLF STAFF WRITER BLUFFTON — Travis and Faith Gingerich got some unexpected help from former NFL player Tim Tebow when it came time to adopt their son, Titus, from Ethiopia. Tebow, now an outfielder for the New York Mets organization, created the Tim Tebow...

Exchange Club of Findlay wins national award

The Exchange Club of Findlay received the 2016-17 National Service Award on May 6 at the OH/WV District Convention in Mount Vernon by district president Don Price. To be eligible for a service award, a project must reach beyond the club membership and be of benefit to individuals...

Monday calendar

TODAY 50 North, 339 E. Melrose Ave., fitness center open, 5 a.m.-8 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m.-8 p.m.; SilverSneakers Splash, 8:30-9:30 a.m., Birchaven; pickleball, advanced play, 8:30-10:30 a.m.; cardio energizer, 8:30-9:15 a.m.; SilverSneakers classic, 9:30-10:20 a.m.; water...

Letters to the Editor 05-15-17

WHAT WAS THE POINT? One wonders after reading the Friday’s front page story if Gov. John Kasich made the trip to northwest Ohio to congratulate Grob Systems — or to demean our public school teachers? It seems Kasich has adopted the philosophy that, “When all...

Bradford Miller

ALVADA — A celebration of life for Bradford “Brad” (Fred) Miller, 57, of Alvada, will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at West Independence United Methodist Church, Fostoria. Mr. Miller died Wednesday, May 10, 2017. He married Carrie Thomas and she survives. Also...