No excuses

It may be too early to get excited about the November election, but, when the time comes, Ohio voters again will have plenty of opportunities to do their part. Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted is seeing to that. Husted’s office sent out 6 million applications for absentee...

Marjorie Collene

BUCYRUS — A funeral for Marjorie “Marge” Collene, 91, of Bucyrus, will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Lucas-Batton Funeral Home, Nevada. Burial will be in Nevada Cemetery. Visitation will be held two hours prior to the funeral Saturday at the funeral home. Mrs....

Tuesday 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.; outdoor pickleball, 8-11 a.m., senior center pavilion; EnhanceFitness, 9-9:50 a.m.; SilverSneakers yoga, 10-10:50 a.m.; blood pressure clinic, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., cafe;...

E. Ann Kretzinger

E. Ann Kretzinger, 76, of Findlay, died at 12:20 a.m. Monday, September 1, 2014 at Bridge Hospice Care Center, Findlay. She was born February 1, 1938, in McComb, to the late Lowell and Margaret (Barger) Harden. She married W. Fred Kretzinger on August 5, 1956 and he survives....

Reba Shaw

Reba L. Shaw, 90, of Dunkirk passed away at 7:45 AM Sunday, August 31, 2014 at the Bridge Hospice Care Center. Reba was born on July 15, 1924 in Rushylvania, Ohio to the late Guy and Wanda (Bell) Chamberlin. She married Leonard L. Shaw and they shared 63 years together before his...

Ray Amos

Ray Eugene Amos, 69, passed away at his home on Sunday, August 31, 2014, surrounded by his family. Ray was born in Findlay, Ohio on February 6, 1945, to Blond and Dorotha (Brinkman) Amos. Ray was preceded in death by his parents; his son, Bret Woodward Amos; wife, Rosemary; his...

Robert Hovest

GLANDORF — Robert G. Hovest, 91, of Glandorf died 4:10 p.m. Saturday, August 30, 2014 at St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima. He was born May 25, 1923 in Greensburg Township to the late Charles and Veronica (Heulsman) Hovest. On April 21, 1949, he married Hilda Winkler...

Eldon Phillips

Eldon T. “Moe” Phillips, 73, of Mt. Cory, Ohio, died at 9:35 a.m. on Sunday, August 31, 2014 at the Bridge Hospice Care Center. Moe was born in Springfield, Ohio on May 30, 1941 to the late Harry T. and Juanita (Underwood) Phillips. Moe graduated in 1960 from Findlay...

Prep boys golf: L-B third at Bellevue Invite

CLYDE — Kaiden Robinson fired a 76 to help Liberty-Benton’s golf team finish third at Saturday’s Bellevue Home Savings Invitational at Sleepy Hollow Golf Course. Lexington edged Bellevue 308-310 for first place. Liberty-Benton was next in the 13-team field with...

Auto racing: Blaney wins feature as Attica wraps season

ATTICA “” Hartford’s Dale Blaney got by Rob Chaney with five laps to go and went on to score his 13th University of Northwestern Ohio All Star Circuit of Champions feature win as Attica Raceway Park’s season came to a close on Saturday. The victory was the...