Junior high basketball: Theis leads New Riegel

NEW RIEGEL — Drew Theis scored eight points on Tuesday to lead New Riegel to a 34-23 victory over Carey Our Lady of Consolation on Tuesday in a seventh-grade boys basketball game. Drew Hohman and Shane Hohman added six points apiece for the Blue Jackets. Chieftains win in...

Boys basketball: Cline pours in 27 in Elmwood win

MILLBURY — Elmwood’s Matthew Cline pumped in 27 points and the Royals used a fast start and a strong finish to beat Lake 62-36 on Wednesday in a Northern Buckeye Conference boys basketball contest. Cline, a 5-foot-9 senior, made 11 field goals, two of them 3-pointers....

Prep swimming: Costello wants to be the best

By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR Tony Costello’s path to becoming a strong competitive swimmer was a matter of catching a break — literally. A decade ago, he was an aspiring wrestler. Then a mishap occurred. “I was in second grade and I was messing with my older...

Sheriff’s office asking for public help in Rice murder investigation

Hancock County sheriff’s deputies are asking members of the public who may have seen Danielle Rice on the weekend she was killed to come forward. Detective Sgt. Jason Seem, the lead investigator on the case, said Wednesday the sheriff’s office believes Rice, 28, of Findlay, was...
Florida School shooting, shooter captured

The Latest: South Florida school shooter now in custody

The Latest: Authorities say shooter in custody PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on a shooting at a Florida high school (all times local): 4:10 p.m. Authorities say the shooter at a South Florida high school is now in custody. The Broward County Sheriff’s Office gave no...
Pres. Zuma resigns in South Africa

The Latest: South Africa’s President resigns amid turmoil

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The Latest on South Africa’s leadership crisis (all times local): 11:05 p.m. South African President Jacob Zuma says he has resigned “with immediate effect.” The scandal-tainted leader made the announcement late Wednesday in a televised...
Johnny 'Comeback' Spring League Football

Johnny ‘Comeback’: Ex-Browns QB Manziel to play in TX Spring League

Ex-Heisman winner and Browns QB Johnny Manziel attempts comeback in Spring League AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Former Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Johnny Manziel says he’s making a football comeback. Manziel announced Wednesday that he’ll participate in the...
LeBron drives past OKC's Paul George

James’ 37 leads Cavs past OKC Thunder 120-112

By CLIFF BRUNT, AP Sports Writer OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — LeBron James and his new teammates are playing like old buddies. James scored 37 points, and the new-look Cleveland Cavaliers got a much different result this time against the Oklahoma City Thunder in a 120-112 victory on...