Public Meetings

The following public meetings will be held this week in the Findlay area: TODAY Orange Township trustees, 2014 settlement meeting, 7 p.m., township meeting. Cass Township trustees, year-end meeting, 6 p.m., township house. TUESDAY Biglick Township trustees, year-end meeting, 8...

Monday’s scoreboard

PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL Saturday’s Results Blanchard Valley Conference Riverdale 53, McComb 29 Northern 10 Conference Carey 56, Buckeye Central 35 Seneca East 47, Mohawk 44 Upper Sandusky 62, Bucyrus 41 Wynford 79, Crestline 9 Northern Ohio League Bellevue 60, Norwalk Senior...

Letters to the Editor 12-29-14

MINORITIES SHOULD JOIN POLICE FORCE I would like to comment on the racial unrest that has been going on. A great number of people in Ferguson, Missouri, looted and committed arson in retaliation for the shooting of a black individual by a white police officer. What did the...

Monday calendar

TODAY Findlay Senior Center, 339 E. Melrose Ave.; fitness center open, 5 a.m.-8 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; SilverSneakers Splash, 8:30-9:30 a.m., Birchaven; cardio energizer, 8:30-9:15 a.m.; SilverSneakers, 9:30-10:20 a.m.; water exercise class/open swim, 10-11 a.m.,...

Jennings Leads Pistons To 103-80 Win At Cleveland

CLEVELAND (AP) — Brandon Jennings scored 25 points, and the Detroit Pistons used an 18-0 run in the second quarter to roll past the Cleveland Cavaliers 103-80 on Sunday. It was Cleveland’s second blowout loss at home in less than two weeks. The Cavaliers lost 127-98 to...

Xavier Pulls Away From Florida Gulf Coast, 71-57

CINCINNATI (AP) — Three Musketeers scored in double figures, combining for 36 points, and James Farr pulled down nine rebounds as Xavier held off Florida Gulf Coast, 71-57 on Sunday. Remy Abell led the way with 13 points, with Dee Davis and Matt Stainbrook adding 12 and 11...

Ravens Beat Browns 20-10 To Earn Playoff Berth

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens earned a wild-card berth in the AFC playoffs Sunday, rallying to defeat the Cleveland Browns 20-10 while getting the help they needed halfway across the country. Down 10-3 in the fourth quarter, the Ravens kicked a field goal and then took...

Cavs Guard Irving Out Vs Detroit

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cavaliers All-Star point guard Kyrie Irving will miss his second straight game because of a bruised left knee. Irving did not suit up Sunday against Detroit. Irving injured his knee on Dec. 11 against Oklahoma City. He aggravated it in a loss to Miami on Thursday...
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To ring in New Year, town will drop a giant nail

Buy AP Photo Reprints WEST FAIRVIEW, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania town plans to nail their New Year’s Eve and bicentennial celebrations by dropping some major hardware to mark the occasion. The Sentinel (http://bit.ly/1zLN2tm) reports West Fairview plans to drop a...
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U.S., NATO mark end of 13-year war in Afghanistan

Commander of the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF), Gen. John Campbell, center, cases the ISAF flag during a ceremony at the ISAF headquarters in Kabul, Afghanistan, Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014. The United States and NATO formally ended their war in Afghanistan on Sunday...