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Thursday’s Scoreboard

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL American League East Division W L Pct GB Boston 9 1 .900 — Toronto 8 5 .615 2½ New York 5 6 .455 4½ Baltimore 5 8 .385 5½ Tampa Bay 3 9 .250 7 Central Division W L Pct GB Minnesota 6 4 .600 — Cleveland 7 5 .583 — Chicago 4 7 .364 2½ Detroit...
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Locally: Geary Family YMCA to host youth golf clinic

Youngsters ages 7 through 14 may register for a beginner’s golf clinic scheduled at the Geary Family YMCA. Certified First Tee instructor and veteran golf coach Scott Hall will be the lead instructor for the clinic, which will focus on the fundamentals of golf safety,...
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Prep sports: Shank, Reinhard make college choices

BLOOMDALE — Two Elmwood athletes made their college choices known on Wednesday. Senior Zoe Shank will take her basketball talents to Division III Thomas More College in Kentucky. Shank, a 5-11 center, was a two-time Northern Buckeye Conference player of the year and earned...
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Prep softball: Benschoter helps Elmwood stay unbeaten

BLOOMDALE — Elmwood broke a 5-5 tie with three runs in the bottom of the sixth inning and ran its unbeaten record to 7-0 by beating Woodmore 8-5 on Wednesday in a Northern Buckeye Conference softball game. Makenna Benschoter allowed just two hits, struck out three and...
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Prep baseball: H-L rallies to top North Baltimore

    NORTH BALTIMORE — Hopewell-Loudon fell behind 5-0 in the first inning but used a six-run burst in the sixth to register a 9-5 victory over North Baltimore on Wednesday in Blanchard Valley Conference baseball action. Cody Balliet collected a double, three...

Man released from Tiffin police custody after mistaken accusations

TIFFIN — A Grove City man accused of shooting at two people in Tiffin during an incident on March 27 has been released by the Tiffin Police Department after police learned he was wrongly identified. According to the Advertiser-Tribune, Hussein A. Mohamed, 23, of Grove City,...

Toledo man pleads guilty to Econo Lodge robbery

Joseph V. Fleming IV, 28, of Toledo, pleaded guilty today to aggravated robbery, a first-degree felony, as part of a plea deal. Fleming is charged in connection with the shooting death of Marcus Alexander, a Toledo man who was killed Feb. 17, 2017, at Findlay’s Econo Lodge Motel...

Findlay man sentenced to four years in prison for felonious assault

Robert A. Brown Sr., 39, of Findlay, was sentenced Wednesday to four years in prison after pleading guilty in February to felonious assault, a second-degree felony. He will also be required to serve three years of post-release control. Brown bowed his head and seemed to be in...

House Speaker Paul Ryan bows out: ‘I have given this job everything I have’

WASHINGTON (AP) — Claiming he’s accomplished a “heckuva lot,” House Speaker Paul Ryan announced this morning he will not run for re-election and will retire next year, injecting another layer of uncertainty as Republicans face worries over losing their...
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Justice Center lighting, lawn, signs discussed

By RON CRAIG STAFF WRITER During a monthly work session Tuesday morning, Seneca County commissioners discussed Justice Center issues, including those pertaining to lighting, lawns and signs. Commissioner Shayne Thomas inquired about the lighting of the Lady Justice statue,...
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