Letters to the Editor 6-30-14

Letters from camp EDITOR’S NOTE: Below are letters to the editor that were submitted by area Boy Scouts as part of their summer camp activities. Personally, I wouldn’t approve President Obama sending the 300 military advisers to Iraq. The Iraqis should be able to take...

Youth softball: USA Lawn wins Junior tourney

USA Lawn scored five runs in the first inning, answered Millstream Area Credit Union’s six-run barrage in the second with a four-run rally of its own, and held on to post a 12-8 win in the championship game of the Findlay Young Miss Softball Junior League tournament on...

Legion baseball: Post 3 rallies twice, sweeps doubleheader

Findlay’s American Legion baseball team came through with game-winning seventh-inning rallies in both ends of Saturday’s nonleague doubleheader with Maumee, using three base hits to win the opener 7-6 and three walks to take the second game 4-3. Chandler Stillings led...

Youth baseball: Lions Club wins Major League tournament

Kyle Silvers collected three base hits and four of his teammates had two each in leading Lions Club to a 19-5 win over Impact Credit Union on Sunday in the championship game of the Findlay Youth Baseball Major League tournament at Emory Adams Park. Brandon Hamilton, Seth...

ACME baseball: PH splits in ACME tourney

HAMLER — Patrick Henry clobbered Tinora 14-1 on Saturday but fell 7-5 to Pettisville on Sunday in the ACME sectional baseball tournament at Patrick Henry. Joe Nickels, who drove in three runs with a double and a single in Saturday’s win, had three more base hits on...

Monday’s scoreboard

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL American League East Division W L Pct GB Toronto 45 39 .536 — Baltimore 42 39 .519 1½ New York 41 39 .513 2 Boston 38 44 .463 6 Tampa Bay 35 49 .417 10 Central Division W L Pct GB Detroit 44 34 .564 — Kansas City 42 39 .519 3½ Cleveland 39 42...

Monday calendar

TODAY Senior Center, fitness center open, 5 a.m.-9 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; SilverSneakers Splash, 8:30-9:30 a.m., Birchaven; SilverSneakers classic, 9-9:50 a.m.; SilverSneakers yoga, 10-10:50 a.m.; water exercise class with open swim, 10-11 a.m., Birchaven; Delay the...

John Binkley

LEIPSIC — A memorial for John R. Binkley, 88, of Leipsic, formerly of Toledo, will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday at First Christian Church, Leipsic, the Revs. Tim Eding and Matt Eding co-officiating. Visitation will be held two hours prior to the memorial at the church. Mr....

Nellie Harris

RAWSON — Nellie Eileen Harris, 84, of Rawson, died Sunday at Fox Run Manor, Findlay. Arrangements are pending at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home.

Charles Dodge

FOSTORIA — Charles L. Dodge, 62, of Fostoria, died Sunday morning at his residence. Arrangements are pending at Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home, Fostoria.