Sixth Street crash injures 1

A Findlay woman was taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital after a two-vehicle crash Friday in the 500 block of Sixth Street, the Findlay Police Department reported. The collision was reported at 5:04 p.m. Police said Selena Decker, 32, of Findlay, was pulling out of the Paradise...

Ohio 15 collision hurts 2

Two people were injured about noon Friday in a two-vehicle collision on Ohio 15 at Hancock County 180, south of Findlay, the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office reported. Faye Endres, 91, of Findlay, and James Shrock, 43, of Lucas, were taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital by...

Letters to the Editor 03-10-18

DORNEY GRASS MATTER RESOLVED I would like your readers to know that the “Spirit of 1776” organizing team appreciates the swift action our county commissioners took during the most recent meeting to ensure that our Independence Day program will continue to be held on...

Keep yourself informed to Protect What’s Right

Last summer, Ohio’s sportsmen’s clubs and conservation leaders recommended that Ohio consider a hunting and fishing license increase, the first in 14 years. This request was fiercely opposed by Ohio Department of Natural Resources (DNR) boss Jim Zehringer and his...

Weekend: Get Out!

EVENTS GREATER TOLEDO TRAIN & TOY SHOW Sunday This show features over 250 dealers bringing toy and model trains of all gauges and manufacturers as well as toys from all eras: plastic, tin, die-cast, pop culture and more. Free appraisals and repair advice will be offered on...

Buffalo Heads To MAC Final With 78-61 Win Over Kent State

CLEVELAND (AP) — Jeremy Harris scored 22 points and CJ Massinburg scored 14 and Buffalo beat Kent State 78-61 on Friday and advanced to the Mid-American Conference Tournament title game. The top-seeded Bulls (25-8) will play Friday night’s other semifinal winner between...

Prep wrestling: Upper duo guaranteed spots on Division II awards stand

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR COLUMBUS — In his third and final trip to the OHSAA state wrestling tournament, Upper Sandusky senior Noah Clary wasn’t about to be denied a spot on the awards stand. Teammate Connor Johnston wasn’t, either. After a quarterfinal...

UF sports: Combs wins D-II title in weight throw

PITTSBURG, Kan. — University of Findlay junior Austin Combs is a national champion. And he just barely got it. Combs, a Liberty-Benton graduate, edged Ashland’s Alex Hill in the weight throw by one-half inch after throwing a 68-101/2 on his sixth and final attempt to...

Prep basketball: Pandora-Gilboa romps past Kalida 56-33

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER Eli Phillips remembers the rough times, the tough times when he and his Pandora-Gilboa teammates could count a season’s worth of victories on one hand and have fingers left over. Following a decisive 56-33 win over Kalida on Friday at...

Prep wrestling: Two to wrestle for titles

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR COLUMBUS — Just one to go for Elmwood’s Dylan Hinton and Ottawa-Glandorf’s Daniel Beemer. Get their hands raised tonight, and they’ll be state champs. Both wrestlers won their semifinals matches Friday by the slimmest of...