Reds Waste Another Solid Start For Leake

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mike Leake’s scoreless outing was enough to get a win last time out. This time, he left with a no-decision. Leake pitched seven innings of six-hit ball, but the Cincinnati Reds were shut down by Edinson Volquez in a 2-1 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates on...
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Taliban attack intel office in eastern Afghanistan

Afghan security forces inspect the site of a suicide attack in Jalalabad, east of Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014. A suicide bomber in a truck blew himself up at an intelligence headquarters in eastern Afghanistan on Saturday, setting off an intense firefight with...

Royals’ Offense Falters In 6-1 Loss To Indians

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals didn’t have much trouble getting runners on base. They just had a tough time scoring runs. The Royals stranded 12 men on base, went 1 for 6 with runners in scoring position and failed to score until the ninth inning in a 6-1...

Harrison Helps Pirates Edge Reds 2-1

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Josh Harrison hit an RBI triple and scored on Jose Tabata’s tiebreaking single in the eighth inning, leading the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 2-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night. Harrison had three hits in the Pirates’ sixth win in eight...

Church and religious events

Arlington Bible Fellowship ARLINGTON — Arlington Bible Fellowship Church will host a “Walk Thru the Bible” Old Testament seminar in September. The interactive live event is the flagship of the international ministry by the same name. The seminar will be...

5K race to help with typhoon relief efforts

Trinity Baptist Church will sponsor Race for Missions, a 5K run/walk race to benefit typhoon relief efforts in the Philippines, Sept. 20 at the church, 7839 County Road 236. The race will begin at 9 a.m. Packet pick-up and race-day registration is from 7:45 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. The...

Cancer survivors to celebrate

Cancer Patient Services will hold its annual Survivors Day celebration from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 7 at the Brugeman Lodge at Riverbend Park. The event is open to all cancer survivors for the purpose of celebrating and connecting with each other. Picnic food will be provided by...

Elmwood community choir forming

BLOOMDALE — The Elmwood Community Choir is assembling for its 18th annual Christmas concert. The choir will give a presentation titled “I am the Alpha and the Omega, the Beginning and the End.” The work will feature highlights from each of the previous 17 years...

Ida DeLong

UPPER SANDUSKY — A funeral for Ida Mae DeLong, 94, of Upper Sandusky, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Bringman Clark Funeral Home, Upper Sandusky, the Rev. Brian Arnold officiating. Burial will be in Nevada Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m....

James Theis

RISINGSUN — A memorial Mass for James P. Theis, 68, of Risingsun, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Wendelin Catholic Church, Fostoria. Mr. Theis died Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, at Toledo Hospital. Surviving are his wife, Sharon Theis; two sons, Byron of Fostoria; and...