Editorial: The epidemic of prescription painkiller abuse can be curbed

By Editorial Board July 5 at 5:24 PM PRESCRIPTION OPIOIDS enable millions of Americans to overcome what might otherwise be agonizing, crippling pain. Yet, each year, those same wonder drugs sicken, addict and even kill thousands of others. Prescription opioid overdoses caused...

Editorial: Renaming a street after Liu Xiaobo is the right thing to do

By Editorial Board July 5 at 5:24 PM THE EFFORT to rename part of the Northwest Washington street in front of the Chinese Embassy in honor of an imprisoned Chinese dissident is, as some have noted, purely symbolic. But that should be celebrated, not derided. Speaking out against...

Editorial: America cannot tolerate a free-for-all on its southern border

By Editorial Board July 5 at 5:25 PM THE FAILURE of immigration reform to make headway in the Republican-dominated House of Representatives is a chronicle of a death foretold. House Republican hard-liners, including tea partiers, have spent years broadcasting their intransigence....

BGSU plans new Greek housing village

BOWLING GREEN (AP) — A new housing village intended to help promote fraternities and sororities on campus will be constructed at Bowling Green State University. The planned Greek housing village will replace fraternity and sorority houses to be torn down on Wooster Street, the...

Debra A. Sherman

Debra Anne Sherman, 56, of Fostoria, passed away Thursday, July 3, 2014 at her home. She was born August 30, 1957 in San Bernardino, CA to Jack and Esther (Romero) Wade. She married Larry Sherman Jr. on June 26, 1976 in Las Vegas, Nevada, and he survives. Also surviving are...

Dean A. Krupp

Dean A. Krupp, 87, of Carey, died at 1:05 a.m. Friday, July 4, 2014 at the Good Shepherd Home in Fostoria. Born March 18, 1927 in Carey, he was the son of the late Vincent and Frances (Kromer) Krupp. He married Evelyn A. Frankart on August 28, 1948 by Fr. Michael Waltz at St....

Tiffin fall ball registration open

TIFFIN — Tiffin D League Fall Baseball is accepting registrations for players ages 10-13. Players register individually and must not be participants in other fall sports. Practices will begin in August and games will begin Sept. 2 at Jocko Huffman Field in Hedges-Boyer...