Tuesday’s scoreboard

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL American League East Division W L Pct GB Toronto 75 56 .573 — Boston 73 58 .557 2 Baltimore 71 60 .542 4 New York 67 63 .515 7½ Tampa Bay 55 75 .423 19½ Central Division W L Pct GB Cleveland 74 56 .569 — Detroit 70 61 .534 4½ Kansas City 69 62...

E. Eugene Parsell

FOREST — E. Eugene Parsell, age 79 of Forest died Sat Aug. 27, 2016 at Birchaven Village, Findlay. He was born Dec 19, 1936 in Kenton to the late Dale E. & Marjorie E. (Buckingham) Parsell. He married Janice A. Kinnear on Dec 31, 1960 and she survives in Forest. Mr....

Horseback trail rides available

The Hancock Park District and Triple T Ranch, Findlay, will offer guided horseback trail rides on Saturdays in September and October. Trail rides are for beginners, participants from the park district’s horseback riding program, and experienced riders wanting an easy ride....

Prep volleyball: New Riegel hands Carey first loss

NEW RIEGEL — Brianna Gillig served nine aces, led her team with 11 kills and had eight digs Monday to lead New Riegel over Carey 26-24, 25-23, 25-18 in a nonconference volleyball match. New Riegel (2-1) had 18 aces in the match in handing Carey (4-1) its first loss of the...

Sheriff planning additional patrols during weekend

The Labor Day weekend is a time for family and friends to celebrate the holiday, but it is also a dangerous time on area roads due to drunken drivers, according to the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office. The sheriff’s office is partnering with the National Highway...

Prep soccer: Welty, Miller City girls knock off Delphos Jefferson, 5-4

MILLER CITY — Tiffany Welty scored a pair of goals for Miller City as it downed Delphos Jefferson 5-4 in Monday’s girls soccer match. Taylor Kaufman, Megan Niese and Abby Niese each added goals for the Wildcats (2-2). The loss was Delphos Jefferson’s (2-1) first...

Prep tennis: Springfield tops Findlay, 4-1

HOLLAND — Springfield won four of the five matches in straight sets on Monday in posting a 4-1 win over Findlay in a nonconference girls tennis matchup. Findlay High sophomores Brooklyn Peck and Katelynn Coleman earned the Trojans’ lone victory, beating...

HPD planning bird monitoring, habitat restoration

Bird monitoring and habitat restoration are being planned by the Hancock Park District. Bird monitoring will be done at 8 a.m. Saturday at Oakwoods Nature Preserve. Participants should meet at the Discovery Center. September is the prime time for fall-migrating songbirds. Bird...

How to estimate your corn yield

Grain markets rely on projections of acres planted and potential yields to establish current and future prices. Since it is impractical to count every acre and plant at the end of the season, surveys are taken throughout the year to estimate the numbers. It began last winter when...

Doris I. Smith

UPPER SANDUSKY — Doris I. Smith age 88, of Upper Sandusky died on Sunday Aug. 28, 2016 at 12:55am in Wyandot County Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She was born April 27, 1928 in Jackson Twp. to Ralph H. and Nina E. (Dome) Benner. She married Richard E. Smith Sr....