Tuesday’s scoreboard

PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL Monday’s Results Other NW Ohio Games Ada 85, Ridgemont 31 Castalia Margaretta 44, New London 41 Delphos St. John’s 39, Spencerville 30 Detroit Edison 41, Archbold 36 Eaton 66, St. Henry 41 Evergreen 54, Cardinal Stritch 39 Fostoria Senior 77,...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department An outside mirror was yanked off a vehicle Sunday at 858 Maple Ave. A Findlay man maintained that he had been pepper-sprayed by someone at the Old...

Artist exhibition set for January

BLUFFTON — “Stations,” a series of drawings and paintings by Chicago-area artist Jacob van Loon, will be on exhibit Jan. 6-25 in the Grace Albrecht Gallery of Bluffton University’s Sauder Visual Arts Center. Admission to the show is free. Gallery hours are...

New Year’s Eve party at library

The Findlay-Hancock County Public Library will be holding a New Year’s Eve celebration for families at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday in the library’s Lindamood Room. Participants will count down to noon, and are encouraged to wear their fanciest party gear for a story and...

No Lentz column

The weekly column by Ed Lentz will return after the holiday.

Trooper honored

BOWLING GREEN — The Bowling Green post of the State Highway Patrol has named its trooper of the year. Trooper Evan M. Slates, 29, won the award for the third straight year. Slates was praised for his professionalism and enthusiasm.

Couple admits killing man; body found near Deshler

TOLEDO (AP) — A husband and wife in Toledo have pleaded guilty in the death of a Michigan man, whose body was found in Putnam County in early December. Robert Strauss of Toledo pleaded guilty to murder on Monday and was sentenced to life in prison. Desirae Strauss pleaded...

Flu hitting hard in area, vaccine urged

By ABBEY NICKEL STAFF WRITER Emergency rooms in Findlay and Bluffton are seeing an influx of patients with flu-like symptoms, which health officials say reflects the growing number of influenza cases in Ohio. Colleen Abrams, infection preventionist for Blanchard Valley Health...

Boys basketball: Carey pulls away for win over Vanlue

VANLUE — Carey opened the second half with a 31-point third-quarter barrage and cruised to an 80-45 win over Vanlue in nonleague boys basketball action on Monday. Strong inside play from 6-foot-2 seniors Jared Wentling and Zach Boes spearheaded Carey’s game. Wentling...

Graham’s 20 Lead VCU Past Cleveland State, 72-63

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — VCU coach Shaka Smart and lots of other people around campus remind Treveon Graham on a regular basis that he could leave college as the career scoring leader for the Rams. While Graham admits that it’s hard not to think about it, he adds,...