Thursday’s Scoreboard

PREP FOOTBALL Friday’s Games Blanchard Valley Conference Arlington at Leipsic Cory-Rawson at Pandora-Gilboa Hopewell-Loudon at Riverdale McComb at Liberty-Benton North Baltimore at Vanlue Van Buren at Arcadia Three Rivers Athletic Conference Findlay at Toledo Whitmer Lima...

District girls soccer: Riverdale nips Van Buren

By BRANDON SHRIDER Staff Writer Three of the last four Division III girls soccer Findlay district finals have been Liberty-Benton versus Riverdale thrillers. Each final between the two schools has been decided by one goal, and every time, Liberty-Benton came out on top. However,...

Prep football: Winning season on the line for Redmen at Genoa

      By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR Last Friday’s 55-27 thrashing at Rossford’s hands was the last thing Fostoria High School football coach Derek Kidwell wanted or expected on senior night at Memorial Stadium. But slow starts have become a trend for...
U.S. Soldiers

US suspects Niger villager betrayed Army troops

LOLITA C. BALDOR, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. military believes someone in a Niger village may have tipped off attackers to the presence of U.S. commandos and Nigerien forces in the area, setting in motion the ambush that killed four Americans, a senior defense...
Grambling State university shooting - Louisiana

Video: Suspect Sought in Grambling State Univ. Shooting

Authorities were searching Wednesday for a suspect in a shooting that killed a Grambling State University student and his friend after an altercation on the Louisiana college’s campus. (Oct. 25)  

Freeze warning, frost advisory issued for area

Below-freezing temperatures are descending upon northwest Ohio for the first time this season, bringing with them the first chance of a hard freeze for area plants and vegetation. As a result, the National Weather Service has issued a freeze warning that includes Hancock, Hardin,...

Fats Domino, rock ‘n’ roll pioneer has died at age 89

JANET MCCONNAUGHEY, Associated Press KEVIN MCGILL, Associated Press NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Fats Domino, the amiable rock ‘n’ roll pioneer whose steady, pounding piano and easy baritone helped change popular music while honoring the traditions of the Crescent City, has...
Astros Bats slow in game 1

MLB LEADING OFF: Verlander tries to keep Astros from 0-2 hole

The Associated Press A look at what’s happening all around the majors today: ___ ACE IN THE HOLE After dropping the World Series opener at Dodger Stadium, the Astros are confident they can rebound in Game 2 — with good reason. Justin Verlander is on the mound, and...
Clayton Kershaw Dodgers Pitcher

Kershaw, Dodgers beat Astros 3-1 in hot World Series opener

BEN WALKER, AP Baseball Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — No sweat, Clayton Kershaw. Changing jerseys to beat the 103-degree heat, the Dodgers ace with a checkered playoff history delivered a signature performance, pitching Los Angeles past the Houston Astros 3-1 Tuesday night in the...
DeShone Kizer Browns starting QB again

Browns-QB Roulette, Kizer to start

Browns going back to rookie QB Kizer to start in London Browns rookie quarterback DeShone Kizer will start this week’s game in London against the Minnesota Vikings. Kizer has been benched three times in the past three weeks by coach Hue Jackson, who has been upset with the...