Boys basketball: Elmwood’s big rally tops Gibsonburg

BLOOMDALE — Elmwood trailed by 12 at halftime before blitzing Gibsonburg in the second half for a 63-55 nonconference boys basketball win over the Golden Bears on Tuesday. Elmwood (1-1) trailed 34-22 at halftime before outscoring Gibsonburg (0-1) 41-21 in the second half to...

Wednesday’s Scoreboard

PREP Girls Basketball Tuesday’s Results Northern 10 Conference Buckeye Central 64, Mohawk 17 Bucyrus 56, Wynford 42 Carey 47, Colonel Crawford 43 Seneca East 74, Ridgedale 37 Toledo Area Athletic Conference Danbury 46, Northwood 41 Ottawa Hills 43, Cardinal Stritch 41...

Girls basketball: Defense keys H-L’s win over New Riegel

By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR BASCOM — Hopewell-Loudon girls basketball coach Bob Gase went into Tuesday night’s game believing that his club would win if it limited New Riegel standout Brianna Gillig to 20 points. Gillig scored 18. And the Chieftains stormed to a...

Boys basketball: Kagy lifts Lakota past Arcadia

By ANDY WOLF STAFF WRITER KANSAS — Lakota senior Josh Kagy and his teammates made it a priority to “start strong and put it to” Arcadia on Tuesday night. The Raiders did just that, leading 21-6 after the first quarter and all the way through their 67-56...

Osborn Avenue bridge set to reopen Dec. 15

The Osborn Avenue bridge over the Blanchard River near Riverside Park is scheduled to reopen Dec. 15, Hancock County Engineer Chris Long told the county commissioners during the board’s regular meeting today. The bridge has been closed for months as crews have worked on...
Gronkowski gets suspension and appeals

NFL suspends Patriots Gronkowski 1-game for late hit to head shenanigans

  New England Patriot Rob Gronkowski has been suspended for one game following a a dirty hit on a Bill’s defender.The National Football League made the decision one day after the Patriots played the Buffalo Bills.During the fourth quarter, Gronkowski and Bills...
Tyrod Taylor, Buffalo Bills

Bills QB Taylor bruised tendon in left knee

Bills safety Micah Hyde and Patriots receiver Danny Amendola involved in resulting dust-up after the play JOHN WAWROW, AP Sports Writer ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Bills quarterback Tyrod Tylor has a bruised patellar tendon in his left knee, leaving his status uncertain for...
Rep. conyers to Retire amid allegations

Amid Misconduct Claims, Rep. Conyers To Retire

Plagued by sexual misconduct allegations, longtime Rep. John Conyers announces his retirement and endorses his son to replace him in Congress. US Rep. John Conyers announces he’s retiring today COREY WILLIAMS, Associated Press DETROIT (AP) — U.S. Rep. John Conyers — beset...
Supreme Court Civil Rights Cake Case

Protests Video: Supreme Court Weighs Wedding Cake Case

Protesters on both sides of the issue regarding a wedding cake for a same-sex couple are rallying outside the Supreme Court. Lawyers will are due to present their arguments in one of the year’s most anticipated cases. The Latest updates from the Supreme Court Case: Kennedy...

Fostoria plant closing, displacing 62 workers

FOSTORIA — Fostoria’s Autolite Spark Plug plant will begin closing next month and finish the shuttering by mid-2018, putting 62 people out of jobs. The company reported the planned closing to the state on Monday. In the mid-1990s, the Autolite plant, at 1600 N. Union St.,...