The Latest: Chief says 1 officer killed, 1 wounded

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on police officers shot in Florida (all times local): 1:22 a.m. Police say one police officer was shot and killed and another was gravely injured by gunfire while checking suspicious people in central Florida. Three suspects are in custody...

Smith vaults to early lead at US gymnastics championships

AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Ragan Smith looks ready to lead the next wave of U.S. women’s gymnasts. The 17-year-old took the early lead at the national championships Friday, surviving on a night when the rest of the field dealt with a fair amount...

Fant's injury cast shadow over Seahawks' win over Vikings

AP Photo/Stephen Brashear SEATTLE (AP) — Russell Wilson looked just fine throwing for 206 yards and two touchdowns in the first half, and the Seattle Seahawks suffered a significant injury loss to left tackle George Fant in their 20-6 victory over the Minnesota Vikings on...

Church and Religious Events

Bethel Church of Christ ADA — URGE, a free, community-wide student event, will be held at Bethel Church of Christ, 4014 County Road 304, Ada, from 6-9 p.m. Aug. 26. The focus of URGE is to encourage junior high through college age students to do well in the upcoming school...

Wasson remains Rotary head

McCOMB — Joe Wasson will continue to serve as president of the McComb Rotary Club for the coming year. Other officers include Drew Devore, president elect; Terry Lovell, treasurer; Bob Smith, secretary; and Tom Lovell, sergeant-at-arms. Goals for the year include increasing...

Saturday calendar

TODAY 50 North, 339 E. Melrose Ave., fitness center open, 7 a.m.-3 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m.-noon; basic cycling mix, no class; cardio mix class, 9:30-10:15 a.m.; Nagashi Do, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Alcoholics Anonymous, closed book, 7:30 a.m., Pioneer Club; women’s New Beginnings...

Cathy E. Holdren

Beloved mother, grandmother, and friend, Cathy Ellen Holdren, 62, of Findlay, peacefully passed away Friday, August 18, 2017 at Bridge Hospice Care Center. She was born February 22, 1955 in Westerville, Columbus, Ohio to the late Hazard C. and Mary M. (Maclin) Holdren. Cathy was...

Velma A. Pope

OTTAWA — Velma A. Pope, 96, of Ottawa died 3:45 a.m. Friday, August 18, 2017 at Hilty Memorial Home, Pandora. She was born November 5, 1920 in Ottawa to the late Lewis and Ludvina (Moening) Schroeder. On June 8, 1940, she married George Pope who died July 1, 2001. Velma is...

Alvin Schumacher

VAUGHNSVILLE — A funeral for Alvin L. Schumacher, 92, of Vaughnsville, will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Vaughnsville Community Church, the Rev. Tom Brown officiating. Military rites will be conducted following the service at the church. Burial will be in Vaughnsville...

Uliana Brovach

Uliana Brovach, 77, of Findlay passed away on Thursday, August 16, 2017 after a long struggle with lung disease. She was born on September 21, 1939 in Ukraine. She married Piotr Brovach on May 28, 1960 and he preceded her in death on June 21, 2012. Uliana is survived by her...