Area golf: Schuett gets hole-in-one

FOSTORIA — Jim Schuett hit a hole-in-one Sunday on the 180-yard 16th hole at the Fostoria Country Club. Witnesses were Bob and Arlene Hammer, and Jeremy Fletcher.

ACME baseball: O-G advances to state

HAMLER — Ottawa-Glandorf pushed across the go-ahead run in the bottom of the seventh inning and held on to beat Miller City 5-4 on Monday in the championship game of the District 2 ACME baseball tournament at Patrick Henry’s Garrold Parratt Field. Austin Verhoff got...

Youth golf: Griffith, Robinson win age group titles

Sam Griffith and Braden Robinson carded 77s to win their divisions of the Findlay Area Golf Association tournament held Monday at Red Hawk Run Golf Club. Griffith’s 77 gave him a one-stroke victory over Sawyer Junge in the boys 16-188 age group. Robinson’s 77 was two...

UF baseball: Williams selected for all-star game

Alex Williams, who just completed his junior season with the University of Findlay baseball team, has been selected to play in the Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League All-Star game to be held July 16 in Xenia. Williams has posted a 2-1 record with three saves and an 0.77 ERA for...

Tuesday’s scoreboard

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL American League East Division W L Pct GB Baltimore 49 40 .551 — Toronto 47 43 .522 2½ New York 45 43 .511 3½ Tampa Bay 41 51 .446 9½ Boston 39 50 .438 10 Central Division W L Pct GB Detroit 48 37 .565 — Kansas City 46 42 .523 3½ Cleveland 43 45...

Thumbs

UP: Mild weather provided the perfect opportunity for residents to show their patriotism over the July 4th holiday weekend, and many did. Findlay celebrated with a fireworks show at the Hancock County Fairgrounds on Thursday night, followed by a downtown parade on Friday. Both...

Letters to the Editor 07-08-14

PEOPLE DON’T KILL PEOPLE In response to David Graydon (letter, July 3), it isn’t about comparing automobiles or banning firearms — it’s about regulating firearms. Because gun advocates believe cars are such a lethal killing machine, they should have the...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department Cash was swiped Sunday from an unlocked vehicle at the rear of 208 Stanley Ave. A domestic disturbance was reported at a West Sandusky Street address...

Bird nest fire responsible for Tiffin power outage

TIFFIN (AP) — A power outage that knocked out electricity across much of Tiffin is being blamed on a bird’s nest fire. City officials in the Seneca County city say power was restored around noon on Monday after the fire at an electricity substation. The outage...

Farm Service Agency taking county committee nominations

Nominations are underway for Farm Service Agency county committee members. To be eligible to serve on a county committee, a person must participate or cooperate in a program administered by a service agency, be eligible to vote in a county committee election, and reside in the...