Thousands gather for rally urging Malaysian leader to quit

AP Photo/Lai Seng Sin KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Thousands of Malaysians wearing yellow T-shirts and blowing horns are gathering in Kuala Lumpur for a big rally to demand the resignation of embattled Prime Minister Najib Razak. The crowds are undeterred by police...

Stafford, Bortles shine as Lions beat Jaguars 22-17

AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Matthew Stafford didn’t even need Calvin Johnson to carve up the Jacksonville Jaguars. Stafford completed 11 of 15 passes for 173 yards and two touchdowns, helping the Lions beat the Jaguars 22-17 in a preseason...

Church and religious events

Central Church of Christ Central Church of Christ will hold a homecoming picnic Sunday at Riverside Park. The worship service will start at 10:30 a.m. at the band shell. A picnic will follow at shelter house 15. If it rains, the worship service will also be held in the shelter...

Wellness checks topic of program

A program on wellness checks, nutrition and healthy living will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at Drury Inn and Suites, 820 W. Trenton Ave. Blanchard Valley Health System dietitian Heather Fowler will speak about nutrition and healthy living. The program is being held...

English classes offered at library

BLUFFTON — English as a second language classes are offered at the Bluffton Public Library. The classes are provided and facilitated by trained volunteer instructors. Classes meet at the library at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays and feature beginning and intermediate English training...

Appraiser to visit

COLUMBUS GROVE — Ann Stratton will present a program on antiques at 6 p.m. Sept. 14 at the Putnam County District Library’s Columbus Grove location. Those attending may bring two items for appraisal. Stratton doesn’t appraise coins, stamps or weapons....

Story time begins

McCOMB — Story times for preschoolers begin Sept. 15 at the McComb Public Library. The sessions, from 6:30 p.m. to 7:15 p.m., are for children ages 3-5 who are toilet-trained. Story time is offered on a drop-in basis so registration is not required. The event promotes early...

Saturday calendar

TODAY Findlay Senior Center, 339 E. Melrose Ave.; fitness center open, 7 a.m.-3 p.m.; cardio mix class, 9:30-10:15 a.m. Alcoholics Anonymous, closed book, 7:30 a.m., Pioneer Club; women’s New Beginnings open discussion, 10 a.m., Pioneer Club; Big Book open discussion, 10:30...

Harold Coppler

Harold Coppler, 78, of Carey died Thursday, August 27, 2015 at 6:49 p.m. at Wyandot Memorial Hospital Emergency Room. Born in Carey, Ohio on September 16, 1936, he was the son of the late Asa Cantleberry and Tillie Coppler. He married Sandra D. Hill on June 23, 1956 in Toledo,...

Rickie Oliver

Rickie B. Oliver, 66, of Findlay, died Friday at his residence. Arrangements are pending at Hufford Family Funeral Home.