Boys basketball: Trojans rally late to defeat Bowling Green

By RYAN SATKOWIAK STAFF WRITER BOWLING GREEN — Sometimes in a basketball game, bounces don’t go a team’s way. For the majority of the second and third quarters, Findlay High’s boys basketball team had one of those nights. That changed in the fourth...

Prep wrestling: Findlay takes ninth at Trojan Duals

Findlay High senior Justin Jolliff earned the 100th win of his career and was one of four FHS wrestlers posting a 5-0 record on Saturday when the Trojans hosted the Lee’s Chicken/Trojan Duals. Jimmy Staschiak, Joey Staschiak and Boston Dubocq also went 5-0 in the...

UN says Myanmar opium production declines

BANGKOK (AP) — The United Nations says Myanmar’s opium production fell in 2014 for the first time in nearly a decade. The drop was due to lower crop yields, however, and the total area under cultivation remained roughly the same as the previous year. Myanmar is the...

Gerald Southward

CAREY — A funeral for Gerald F. “Dunk” Southward, 70, of Carey, will be held at 5 p.m. Tuesday at Stombaugh-Batton Funeral Home, Carey. Visitation will follow the funeral until 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Mr. Southward died at 11:07 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014,...

Esther J. Spuller

ARLINGTON — Esther J. Spuller, 89, of Arlington, passed away at 7:15 a.m. Saturday at the Arlington Good Samaritan Center. Arrangements are pending at Crates Funeral Home, Arlington.

Boys basketball: Leipsic rolls past Falcons in BVC opener

MOUNT BLANCHARD — Jordan Brown posted a double-double of 22 points and 12 rebounds to boost Leipsic to a 72-49 Blanchard Valley Conference victory over Riverdale on Saturday. The Vikings (1-1, 1-0 BVC) shot 52 percent (29 of 55) from the field and led 39-27 at halftime....

Michael Royle

ADA — Michael James Royle, 81, of Ada, died Friday, Dec. 5, 2014, at his residence. Surviving are his wife, Kathleen Martin; two daughters, Mrs. Drew (Jennifer) Hiester of Ada; and Alexa Royle of Frankfort, Kentucky; a son, Andrew (Lindsey) of Charleston, South Carolina;...

Edith Gehrig

Edith M. Gehrig, 96, of Findlay, died at 6:13 a.m. Sunday at Blanchard Valley Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home.

Sue Dindal

Sue Ann Dindal, 65, of Findlay, died at 4:45 a.m. Saturday at Blanchard Valley Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home.

Duane Ball

Duane A. Ball, 52, of Findlay, died Saturday. Arrangements are pending at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home.