Elmer W. Long

Elmer W. Long, 90, of North Baltimore, died at 2:45 a.m., Monday, January 26, 2015, at his daughter’s home. He was born on August 10, 1924 in Portage Township, Wood County, to the late Claren J. and Maybelle E. (Haas) Long. He married Thelma Kirian on August 15, 1945, and...

Cavaliers get on a roll

By TOM WITHERS AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND — LeBron James sat in his corner cubicle with a towel wrapped around his waist and a look of satisfaction on his face that had been missing for weeks. His body, recovered from a two-week break, has refreshed the way he hoped. So has...

Public Record

Fostoria arrests Sunday: • Sean Michael Dayton, 29, Sandusky, was arrested on a warrant for adult parole. • Shane A. Marker Jr., 23, 146 E. Tiffin St., was arrested for criminal trespass at a Beier Drive location. citations Monday: • Officer issued two citations...

Revving up education

PHOTO PROVIDED From left to right, St. Wendelin Catholic School students Cameron Hunter, Casey Rife, Emily Weaver and Kayla Hunter sit at an auto parts selection table where students could choose different options and create a vehicle during the North American International Auto...

Free tax help offered

Kaubisch Memorial Public Library will host free tax filing assistance from 9 a.m. to 6:15 p.m. each Thursday beginning Feb. 5 and ending April 9. Those signing up must bring a social security card for all persons on the tax form and a photo ID for the adults in the house. Those...

Library hosts book sale

Kaubisch Memorial Public Library will have a book sale from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Feb. 5 and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 6 and 7 in the McClean Room at the library. Friends of the Library will sell merchandise at the book sale, including T-shirts and sweatshirts, bracelets and...
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Police: Drunken driver hits squad car during DWI arrest

Buy AP Photo Reprints GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (AP) — Police in a Dallas suburb say a drunken driver crashed into an empty squad car while officers were busy dealing with another drunken driver they had pulled over. Grand Prairie police say a third driver then crashed into...
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Naked violinist sues over arrest in Portland last year

Buy AP Photo Reprints PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A Hillsboro, Oregon, man arrested after playing a violin while naked outside the federal courthouse in Portland last year is suing police. The Oregonian reports (http://is.gd/hrQF5J0 that 25-year-old Matthew T. Mglej claims...
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Suspected burglar falls through ceiling, lands near police

Buy AP Photo Reprints HOUSTON (AP) — Authorities say a man’s plans to break into a Houston store fell through, after he crashed through the ceiling and landed in front of police. Houston police say the man climbed a tree and onto the roof of a Family Dollar store...