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Henry D. Norris

Henry D. “Bud” Norris, 90, died Saturday, March 15, 2014 at Good Shepherd Home in Fostoria. Services are pending with Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria; www.mann-harefh.com.

Paul L. Theis

Paul L. Theis, 97, of Alvada, died Friday morning, March 14, 2014 at Good Shepherd Home in Fostoria with his family by his side. Paul was born on June 11, 1916, on his family’s farm near New Riegel, Ohio to the late Lewis and Helen (Wangler) Theis. On June 25, 1942, he...

Body Of Missing Kayaker Is Found In Ohio Lake

HILLIARD, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say the body has been found of a kayaker who disappeared in a central Ohio lake while trying to rescue a dog. The office of Franklin County Sheriff Zach Scott says the body of 21-year-old Kyle Miller was found in Darby Bend Lakes in the Prairie...

No. 5 Cincinnati, No. 12 Harvard Meet In 2nd Round

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — No. 5 Cincinnati opens NCAA tournament play in the East Region against No. 12 Harvard, which will make its third straight trip to the tournament after winning the Ivy League. The defensive-minded Bearcats (27-6) tied for the American Athletic Conference...

Virginia Earns No. 1 Seed In The East Region

VILLANOVA, Pa. (AP) — Sparked by its Atlantic Coast Conference tournament championship, Virginia is the No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament’s East Region. The Cavaliers (28-6) will face No. 16 seed Coastal Carolina (21-12) on Friday in Raleigh, N.C. in the second round, and a...

Reds 7, Athletics 6

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Saint Louis Earns No. 5 Seed In Return To NCAAs

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Saint Louis is returning to the NCAA tournament for the third straight season, earning a No. 5 seed in the Midwest Regional. The Billikens (26-6), winners of the Atlantic 10 regular season title, will face the winner of Tuesday’s first-round game in Dayton,...

Indians Beat Cubs 3-2 In Split-squad Game

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Justin Masterson struck out eight in five scoreless innings, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 3-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs in a split-squad game on Sunday. Masterson allowed two hits and walked none. He is slated to start on opening day. The Indians got...

Harang, Swisher Lead Indians Past Giants, 5-1

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Aaron Harang gave up a run on four hits in four innings and Nick Swisher hit a solo home run as the split-squad Cleveland Indians defeated the San Francisco Giants 5-1 on Sunday. Harang, who signed a minor-league free agent contract on Feb. 15 after...

Indians 5, Giants 1

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