District basketball nominations needed

Area boys and girls basketball coaches wishing to nominate players for Associated Press all-Northwest District recognition must do so by Wednesday, March 4. Coaches should include complete information (height, weight, year, position, etc.) as well as 20-game stats. All-league...

UF Roundup: Heagen is first team all-GLIAC

University of Findlay senior forward Jake Heagen was named first-team all-league as the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference released it’s men’s basketball postseason awards on Monday. Heagen, who earned a spot on the all-GLIAC second team last season, is...

Boys Basketball: Solether named all-NBC first team

Elmwood’s Trevor Solether made the all-Northern Buckeye Conference first team as the league released its all-conference boys basketball selections on Monday. Solether, a junior post player, popped in 14.4 points with 6.1 rebounds per game to lead the Royals this season....

Area District Wrestling Pairings

A total of 80 area wrestlers will be competing at four district sites around the state for a chance at advancing to the OHSAA state wrestling tournament beginning on Friday. Five Findlay High School wrestlers will compete in the Division I district at Cleveland State’s...

Girls Basketball: Morman, Huber top all-PCL girls selections

Leipsic’s Shaylynn Morman and Kalida’s Adam Huber captured the Putnam County League’s top awards as the PCL released its all-conference girls basketball teams on Monday. Morman was selected as the PCL Player of the Year and was joined on the all-PCL first team...

Tuesday’s Scoreboard

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL Monday’s Results Regular Season Bidwell River Valley 65, Pomeroy Meigs 59 Chesapeake 73, Proctorville Fairland 63 Mentor 104, Cle. Collinwood 64 TOURNAMENT Division II Cols. Bexley 84, Cols. Marion-Franklin 77 Cols. Centennial 61, Newark Licking Valley...

Robert ‘Bob’ Thomas Hocanson

Robert “Bob” Thomas Hocanson, 77, of rural Jenera, passed away at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, February 28, 2015 at Birchaven Village, Findlay. He was born on May 29, 1937, to the late Harry Willis and Mary Genevieve (Kraft) Hocanson in Beaver Falls, PA. Robert is survived...

Ben H. Ellerbrock

OTTAWA — Ben H. Ellerbrock, 91, of Ottawa, died 1:55 p.m., Sunday, March 1, 2015 at The Meadows of Ottawa. He was born July 15, 1923 in New Cleveland to the late Clarence and Catherine (Heinze) Ellerbrock. On May 29, 1948, he married Mildred Wurth and she survives in...

Helen C. ‘Sis’ Waaland

KENTON — Helen C. “Sis” Waaland, 97, of Kenton and formerly of Findlay, died at 7:10 p.m., Saturday, February 28, 2015, at her residence. She was born on August 2, 1917, in Findlay to the late William F. and Irma C. (Bushong) Leach. She married Walter E. Waaland...

ADAMHS Board meeting planned

The Hancock County Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services Board will meet at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday at the board office, 438 Carnahan Ave.