College Track: Showman sets UF record in heptathlon

HILLSDALE, Mich. — Pam Showman led the University of Findlay women’s outdoor track and field team by placing first in the heptathlon with a school-record point total of 4,952, which was also a NCAA provisional qualifying total, at the Hillsdale Classic on Thursday....
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Plan for unidentified 9/11 remains draws protest

Rosaleen Tallon, sister of firefighter Sean Tallon, killed in the 9-11 World Trade Center attacks and other 9-11 victims’ family members hold a press conference in front of a fire station opposite the National September 11 Memorial & Museum in New York, Thursday, May 8,...

It’s a good day for a walk

By JEANNIE WILEY WOLF Staff Writer NORTH BALTIMORE — Kelsie Bowling is on a mission to help senior citizens in North Baltimore get healthy. To help accomplish that goal, Bowling has started a free senior walking club. The group will meet from 9:45 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. every...

Launch party planned for new drug-free campaign

The Hancock County Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services board will host a launch party for its new “I Am Enough” campaign from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Dock at St. Marks United Methodist Church, 800 S. Main St. The program is made possible from a...

Summer art classes scheduled

The Findlay Art League is offering an array of art classes for adults and children age 8 and up during June and July. Students will meet for 90 minutes each of four mornings, for a total of six hours of instruction per session. The fee is $65. Instructors are Crystal Bowman,...
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Spurs roll to 2-0 lead over Trail Blazers

San Antonio Spurs’ Tony Parker (9), of France, drives around Portland Trail Blazers’ Damian Lillard (0) during the first half of Game 2 of a Western Conference semifinal NBA basketball playoff series, Thursday, May 8, 2014, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Eric Gay) San...
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Albuquerque council meets amid heightened security

FILE- In this March 30, 2014 file photo, riot police stand guard near a crowd protesting police shootings in Albuquerque, N.M. As this city of 550,000 continues to see public demonstrations over a rash of police shootings, activists say they are looking to New Mexico’s...

Friday calendar

TODAY Senior Center, fitness center open, 5 a.m.-9 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m.-4 p.m; SilverSneakers classic, 9-9:50 a.m.; Bible study, 9-10:30 a.m.; SilverSneakers yoga, 10-10:50 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Senior Cafe, Mother’s Day celebration; sequence and cards, 1-4...

Nominations sought for festival’s royalty contests

FOREST — Nominations are being accepted for the Tree Town Festival’s royalty contests. The festival will be held July 11-13 in Gormley Park, Forest. There will be three competitions: prince and princess, king and queen and festival baby. Winners will be chosen by the...

Auditions set for summer musical

UPPER SANDUSKY — Auditions for the Star Players’ summer musical, “Fiddler on the Roof,” will be held at 6:30 p.m. May 15 and at 2 p.m. May 17 at the Star Theater in Upper Sandusky. The cast includes 20-30 male and female actors, age 12 and up. Those...