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Time to get the doughnuts Volunteers help get sweet treats to the masses BY MELANIE YINGST Staff Writer myingst@tdnpublishing.com

Madonna kicks off world tour in Israel Pop music star Madonna treated tens of thousands of ecstatic fans in Israel to the inaugural show of her “MDNA” world tour on Thursday, performing in a country where she has long claimed a special bond. See Page 6.

Troy officials discuss trip to Japan Following a trip to Japan last month, Troy city officials said the visit strengthened economic ties with parent companies including Honda. Mayor Michael Beamish, director of service and safety Patrick Titterington and Troy Area of Commerce Director J.C. Wallace visited last month, which was funded by the Troy Development Council, a notfor-profit organization funded by local governments and area businesses. See Page 2.

Water main break floods freeway A water main break flooded part of a major Detroit freeway and the west side neighborhood that surrounds it Thursday, forcing motorists to abandon their submerged vehicles as nearby residents waded through waterlogged streets. See Page 9.

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Ted Mercer from Mercer Group, Inc., left, along with Charlie Brown from the Parks Department, center, and Joel Smith from GreenTech Lawn and Irrigation use green, red, black and white paint to create strawberries on the grass at each quadrant Thursday near West Main Street and the Interstate 75 interchange.

Let the festivities begin Troy Strawberry Festival set to kick off tonight BY DAVID FONG Executive Editor fong@tdnpublishing.com Heather Dorsten stood in the middle of Main Street in Troy Thursday morning, watching the action swirling around her. “It’s all coming together,” the Troy Strawberry Festival manager said as she watched workers setting up tents and booths in Downtown Troy. “You plan and plan and plan, then you just have to wait — it’s kind of like a wedding. We’ve done everything we can do to get things ready. We feel pretty good about things.” A festival unlike any other in the 36-year history of the Troy Strawberry Festival will kick off beginning tonight. For the first — and only — time, the festival will be moving from its traditional site on the levee in Troy to the downtown. Construction on the Adams Street Bridge necessitated the move. While the bulk of the festival will be held Saturday and Sunday in downtown Troy, tonight’s activities actually kick off near the festival’s traditional home on the levee. The cere-

Schedule • Tonight Opening Ceremonies — Hobart Arena parking lot, 6 p.m. Food, crafts and games — Levee, 6-9 p.m, Children’s Parade — Hobart Arena parking lot, 6 p.m. Big Wheel Races— Lower Levee Next to Troy Memorial Stadium, 6:30 p.m. Bed Races — Hobart Arena parking lot, 7 p.m. • Saturday Festival Site Opens — Downtown Troy, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Softball Tournament — Duke Park, 8 a.m. Berry Special Olympics — Duke Park, 9 a.m. Opening Ceremony — Downtown Main Street, 9:30 a.m.

monies open at 6 p.m. in the Hobart Arena parking lot. Nonprofit organizations will be selling food and other items on the levee from 6-9 p.m. The Troy Music Boosters will be selling strawberry doughnuts at Troy Memorial Stadium today, before moving to a downtown booth Saturday and Sunday. The Troy Senior Citizens Center will be selling its strawberry shortcake at the center all weekend. • See SCHEDULE on Page 2 All the traditional Friday night events — including the bed races, children’s parade and offers the following last-minute big wheel races — will take suggestions: place in the areas near Troy Take a shuttle Memorial Stadium and Hobart Parking will be limited — Arena. almost to the point of For those wishing to attend the Troy Strawberry Festival • See FESTIVITIES on Page 2 Saturday or Sunday, Dorsten

Getting the round mounds of delicious strawberry doughnuts to the masses is more of a challenge this year for the Troy Music Boosters. Yet, if anyone knows how to coordinate a large group of people with flawless precision in perfect harmony, it’s Kathy McIntosh. The Troy High School band director and music department chair said more than 500 volunteers started making the muchsought after treat at 2 p.m. Thursday for pre-orders and deliveries which started today. “Transporting lots of doughnuts from point A point B has been the challenge this year,” McIntosh said. The Troy Music Band Boosters will have strawberry glazed doughnuts — still $8 a dozen — available both at the Troy Memorial Stadium and will be available downtown at the festival site. The organization’s booth will be located on South Cherry Street near the Troy Local History Library and Troy Bike Shop. McIntosh has the doughnut statistics down to a Trojan ‘T.’ “We sell 54 dozen doughnuts every seven minutes,” McIntosh said. “So getting that many doughnuts from the fryers to the downtown site was something we had to think about this year.” Not much has changed since the Troy Music Boosters began their main fundraiser in 1980. The famous recipe with its signature strawberry glaze has had the doughnuts “selling like hot cakes” for 32 years. It’s non-profits such as the Troy Music Boosters which benefit from the Troy Strawberry Festival to supplement its bottom line for all students involved in music from grades 6 through high school, McIntosh said. “On a good year, this is basically the only fundraiser we do,” McIntosh said. “The money goes towards music, instruments, contest fees,gas for our semi for marching band event – basically we would have to change a lot of the things we do if we didn’t have this.” For more information about the Troy Music Boosters visit www.troymusicboosters.com.

Playhouse raffle will raise money for CASA BY NATALIE KNOTH Staff Writer nknoth@tdnpublishing.com

One lucky winner will be the recipient of a charming cap cod playhouse, the work of local Eagle Today Scouts-to-be, at the Strawberry Rain likely Festival this weekend. Beyond High: 60° brightening the lives of its new Low: 55° owner, the playhouse raises money for Court Appointed Special Sunday Advocates (CASA) of Miami Chance of rain County through a raffle. High: 68° Joe Henson, 16, an incoming Low: 48° senior at Troy High School, built the playhouse for his Eagle Scouts Complete weather project, at the suggestion of information on Page 9. Jennifer Sanders, executive director of CASA. He admits that it was Home Delivery: difficult at times. 335-5634 “There were a lot of instrucClassified Advertising: tions. Sometimes I would sit there (877) 844-8385 for five minutes before I knew what to do next,” he said. “I learned how to not get sidetracked and how to keep an overhead view.” Since February, Henson, along 6 74825 22406 6

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with his twin brother Jake and friend Isaac Galli, 18, worked to construct the miniature home, which could easily appear in the pages of Martha Stewart Living with its homey feel, subdued color scheme and window boxes filled with impatiens — the idea of the twins’ mom, Jill. A handful of other STAFF PHOTO/ANTHONY WEBER Scouts and a couple dads helped Joe Henson, center, along with his brother Jake, left, and friend, Isaac build the playhouse, which resided Galli, all from Boy Scout Troop 544, sit in front of a playhouse on Fox Run Road in the Hensons’ Thursday in Troy. The trio began construction of the playhouse several months ago and recently completed it. It is scheduled to be moved • See RAFFLE on Page 2 to the Strawberry Festival site.

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Troy city officials discuss Japan trip BY NATALIE KNOTH Staff Writer nknoth@tdnpublishing.com

• The Troy Elevator The grain prices listed below are the closing prices of Thursday. Corn Month Bid Change May 5.9250 - 0.0200 N/C 12 4.9050 — J/F/M 13 5.0600 + 0.0025 Soybeans Bid Change Month May 13.1650 - 0.3175 N/C 12 12.1500 - 0.2325 J/F/M 13 12.3300 - 0.2250 Wheat Month Bid Change May 6.4450 - 0.0925 N/C 12 6.5450 - 0.0925 N/C 13 6.6800 - 0.0425 You can find more information online at www.troyelevator.com.

• Stocks of local interest Values reflect closing prices from Thursday. Symbol Price Change AA 8.55 -0.03 CAG 25.15 +0.02 CSCO 16.33 -0.06 EMR 46.77 -0.32 F 10.56 -0.10 13.35 +0.12 FITB FLS 102.78 -3.25 GM 22.20 -0.17 GR 125.77 -0.01 ITW 56.15 +0.15 JCP 26.23 -0.79 KMB 79.35 +0.09 74.73 -0.33 KO KR 22.01 -0.34 LLTC 29.02 -0.09 89.34 -0.07 MCD MSFG 11.06 -0.02 PEP 67.85 -0.37 PMI 0.31 0.00 12.16 +0.16 SYX TUP 54.05 0.00 USB 31.11 +0.36 VZ 41.64 +0.22 WEN 4.59 +0.07 WMT 65.82 +0.38 — Staff and wire reports

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Following a trip to Japan last month, Troy city officials said the visit strengthened economic ties with parent companies including Honda. Mayor Michael Beamish, director of service and safety Patrick Titterington and Troy Area of Commerce Director J.C. Wallace visited last month, which was funded by the Troy Development Council, a not-for-profit organization funded by local governments and area businesses. The three city officials spent four days in the sister state of Ohio, called Saitama Prefecture, meeting with government officials and top managers at companies. “We thanked them for their business and also talked about growth and expansion,” Beamish said. “The whole idea is continuing the relationship building and trust.” Over the course of the week-long trip, they met with heads of three current companies,

Honda Motors, F&P and F-Tech, Inc., and two prospective companies, Honda Logistics and Harves. They had also planned to meet with the CEO of Gokoh but he was ill.The chief operating officer/president of F Tech, Tsugo Kimura, even rescheduled a business trip to accommodate the Troy leaders. “They were really gracious,” Wallace said. “All the senior managers had been to Troy, so we didn’t have to acquaint them with the city. Some had lived here.” They also talked to employees at Panasonic, based in Osaka. Troy’s Panasonic operation closed in 2006 after industry technology became outdated. Beamish said Troy has maintained relations with the company with the hope of bringing the business back to Troy. In Takahashi, Troy’s sister city, they met to a couple elementary schools and attended a business expo with 120 companies represented. Beamish, Titterington and Wallace also

• CONTINUED FROM A1 driveway until Thursday, when it was moved to the festival grounds. Money raised for the raffling of the house goes to CASA’s general fund. “It will be used to advocate for abused and neglected kids,” Sanders said. CASA places these children with a courtappointed special advocate, as determined by the Miami County Juvenile Court, and follows each case until the child is permanently placed. Volunteer Rob Walker arrived Thursday afternoon to take the playhouse down to the Strawberry Festival grounds, where it will be on display at the CASA booth. Raffle tickets will be sold Saturday and Sunday for $3 each or four for $10. The winner will be announced at 5:30 Sunday. Henson said raising money to build the $1,200 playhouse was difficult. “Building the house had some challenges, but honestly the most challenging was fundraising,” he said. The boys collected money from local businesses and community members and then purchased the building kit from distributor Whispering Oaks Gazebos in Tipp City. Henson was about $200 shy,

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appeared on a TV segment, talking about business relations with Japan. “That relationship-building allows us to have the Asian businesses we have today,” Beamish said. “It says we’re doing something right.” Wallace noted that Troy operations of Honda and F&P still exceeded investment and employment goals despite the faltering international economy and tsunami and earthquake last year. Japan has also faced problems with the rising value of the yen and electric unreliability because of their previous dependence on nuclear energy. Troy city officials say they will continue to maintain close relations with local governments and businesses in Japan. “We would not have nearly the success we have without international companies — there are 13 or 14 Asian and European companies, which is unheard of for a city this size — if it weren’t for these trade missions,” Titterington said.

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found trespassing on the Adams Street Bridge will non-existent — in the receive a ticket from the downtown Troy area both Troy Police Department. days. Shuttle locations will Leave the pets at be available at: the Miami home County Fairgrounds, While having pets at WACO Airfield, the Club the festival is not illegal — 55/Crystal Room parking as it had been in the past lot and the Meijer parking when the festival was held lot. Wheelchair-accessible on the levee — Dorsten shuttles will be available said bringing pets to this at the Meijer parking lot year’s festival is strongly only. discouraged. “We are really encour“It’s a concern for both aging people to take shut- the pets and the people tles,” Dorsten said. “We attending the festival,” can’t emphasize that Dorsten said. “It’s going to enough.” be too hot and crowded for Stay off the Adams the pets — and under Street Bridge those circumstances, you While it may appear to start to worry about somethe naked eye as if it is one getting bit.” nearing completion, the For more information Adams Street Bridge on the Troy Strawberry remains closed for repairs, Festival, visit www.gosDorsten said. Anyone trawberries.com

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Building the house had some challenges, but honestly the most challenging was fundraising. — Joe Henson

but the company allowed him to pay the remainder later, also through donations. Shingles and paint were later provided free of charge from Schaefer & Co. Roofing and Sherwin-Williams, respectively. Jill said the house offers good-natured fun and practicality that appeals to both children and adults alike. “It’s got a full side door, so I said you could use it as a gardening shed, not just as a playhouse,” said Jill, who is a member of CASA. It could also be a cozy place for camp-out of sorts: “My daughter actually slept out here last night with her friends.” The trio said they will miss the fruits of their labor a bit, as will Jill, though she admitted, “now I can pull in the driveway.”

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Tennis Shootout — Troy Community Park, 10 a.m. Free Entertainment — 153 W. Fourth St., Minster (419) 628-2401 Downtown Troy, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Pie Eating Contest — S WING West Stage, 12:30 p.m. reg40¢ istration; event starts at 1 p.m. Every y a d Strawberry Kids Crawl s r u h T — West Stage, 3:30 p.m. • Sunday 2012 MAC Wing Fest Peoples Choice Champion! Festival Site Opens — Downtown Troy, 10 a.m. to •••••••••••• Follow us on Face Book •••••••••••••••• 6 p.m. Berry Bike Tour — Behind Troy High School, 7:30 a.m. Car Show — Miami County Fairgrounds, 7:30

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• FRIDAY DINNER: The Covington VFW Post No. 4235, 173 N. High St., Covington, will offer dinner from 5-8 p.m. For more information, call 753-1108. • CHICKEN FRY: The Pleasant Hill VFW Post No. 6557, 7578 W. Fenner Road, Ludlow Falls, will offer a three-piece chicken dinner with french fries and macaroni salad for $7 from 6-8 p.m. Chicken livers also will be available. • PORK CHOP: The AMVETS Auxiliary Post 88 will offer a smoked pork chop, baked potato, salad, roll and butter for $8 from 5:30-8 p.m.

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• PERI MEETING: The Miami County chapter of Ohio Public Employee Retirees will meet at 11:30 CONTACT US a.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 248 Wood St., Piqua. Lunch is $10, payable at the door. Reservations Call Melody are needed no later than Vallieu at May 31, by calling Beth at 440-5265 to 335-2771. The scheduled speaker is Ohio House list your free Representative Richard calendar Adams. Any area public items.You employee or public employee retiree is invited to attend. can send • MEETING CHANGED: your news by e-mail to Due to some scheduling convallieu@tdnpublishing.com. flicts, the Concord Township Board of Trustees will postSATURDAY pone their next meeting by one day. Instead of meeting • BLOOD DRIVE: A blood drive will be on Tuesday, they will meet at 10 a.m. today. offered from 9 a.m. to noon at the Ludlow • BLOOD DRIVE: A blood drive will be Falls Christian Church, 213 Vine St., offered from noon to 4 p.m. at the Miami Ludlow Falls. Anyone who registers to County Courthouse, 215 W. Main St., Troy. donate will receive a “iFocus, iChange Local Lives, the Power is in Your Hands,” T- Anyone who registers to give will receive an “iFocus, iChange Local Lives, the Power shirt and be entered to win a new Ford is in Your Hands” T-shirt and be registered Focus. Individuals with eligibility questions to win a Ford Focus. Individuals with eligiare invited to email bility questions are invited to email canidocanidonate@cbccts.org or call (800) 388nate@cbccts.org or call (800) 388-GIVE or GIVE or make an appointment at make an appointment at www.DonorTime.com. www.DonorTime.com. • CANCER BENEFIT: The American • SUPPORT GROUP: The MiamiLegion family, Post 586, Tipp City, will host Shelby Ostomy Support Group will meet at a benefit for Betsy Cotton who is fighting 7 p.m. at Conference Room A on the lower brain cancer. She is an active auxiliary level of the Upper Valley Medical Center, member, part-time social room attendant 3130 N. County Road 25-A, Troy. Programs and friend who donates much of her perprovide information and support to ostomsonal time to organize and work events ates and their families, and are beneficial to with the post in support of the veterans. care professionals as well. Please health Social hour will be from 4-5 p.m. and dinner note the location of the meetings has been will be served at 5 p.m. Dinner is a pig changed. For more information, call (937) roast with scalloped potatoes, baked 440-4706. beans, coleslaw and fruit. Presale tickets Civic agendas are $7 or at the door $8, children under 12 • The Elizabeth Township Trustees will are $4. There also will be raffles, a bake meet at 8 p.m. in the township building, sale, an auction, games and door prizes. 5710 Walnut Grove Road, Troy. • SURF AND TURF: The Pleasant Hill • The village of West Milton Planning VFW Post No. 6557, 7578 W. Fenner Board will meet at 7:30 p.m. in council Road, Ludlow Falls, will offer a strip steak chambers. and choice of shrimp cocktail or grilled shrimp, a side and salad for $11 from 5-7 p.m. • PAPER TREASURES: A paper treasures workshop will be offered from 1-3:30 p.m. at the Marie S. Aull Education Center, 1000 Aullwood Road, Dayton. Participants will learn the art of papermaking and create a keepsake. Call Aullwood at 890-7360 to register and for fee information.

SUNDAY • TOMBSTONE TALK: Every tombstone has a story, and participants will hear five of them in Riverside Cemetery in West Milton from 5-7 p.m. Each of the people will be portrayed at the site of their respective graves. Take a stroll through Riverside and listen to the stories of these folks and their connection to West Milton history. For more information, call Rachel Ann at (937) 698-6610, Bob at (937) 698-5532 or Susie at (937) 698-6798. The rain date is 5-7 p.m. June 17. • CREATURE FEATURE: The brown bat will be the feature of the Creature Feature from 2-3 p.m. at Brukner Nature Center. Though seemingly insignificant in size, big brown bats are incredibly important and fierce predators, capable of consuming half their body weight in insects each night. The event is free and open to the public. • BREAKFAST OFFERED: Boy Scout Troop 586 will serve an all-you-can eat breakfast from 9 a.m. to noon for $6 at the American Legion Post 586, Tipp City. Items served will be bacon, sausage, eggs, toast, hash browns, sausage gravy, biscuits, pancakes, waffles, fruit, juice and cinnamon rolls.

MONDAY Civic agendas • Monroe Township Board of Trustees will meet at 7 p.m. at the Township Building. • The Tipp City Council will meet at 7:30 p.m. at the Government Center. • The Piqua City Commission will meet at 7:30 p.m. at City Hall. • The Troy City Council will meet at 7 p.m. in the meeting room in Council Chambers. • The Staunton Township Trustees will meet at 7:30 p.m. in the Staunton Township building. • Covington Board of Public Affairs will meet at 4 p.m. in the Water Department office located at 123 W. Wright St., Covington. • The Potsdam Village Council will meet at 7 p.m. in the village offices.

TUESDAY • COUNCIL TO MEET: The Troy Literacy Council, an all-volunteer organization, will meet at the Hayner Cultural Center in Troy at 7 p.m. Adults seeking help with basic literacy or with to learn English as a second language, and those interested in becoming tutors, can contact our message center at (937) 660-3170 for further information. Civic agenda • The Concord Township Trustees will meet at 10 a.m. at the Concord Township

THURSDAY • LEADERSHIP CONNECTION: The Troy Area Chamber of Commerce Women’s Leadership Connection luncheon will be from noon to 1 p.m. at the Crystal Room, 845 W. Marke St., Troy. The guest speaker will be Luke Schlumpf, owner of The Olive Oasis, speaking on “It’s all about the EVOO!” Chamber members are $10 and non-members are $12.50, payable at the door. The deadline is Wednesday by calling 339-8769. • ICE CREAM SOCIAL: A homemade ice cream social will be from 5-7 p.m. at Greenville Creek Christian Church, 5110 Buckneck Road, Bradford. The menu will include vanilla, pineapple, strawberry and chocolate ice cream, sandwiches, cake, pie and drinks. Civic agenda • The Miami County Public Defender Association will meet at 10 a.m. in the office on the second floor of the courthouse, 201 W. Main St., Troy.

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JUNE 9 • FISH FRY: The Pleasant Hill VFW Post No. 6557, 7578 W. Fenner Road, Ludlow Falls, will offer an all-you-can-eat fish fry and smelt dinner with french fries, baked beans and applesauce for $8 from 5-7 p.m. • DISCOVERY DAYS: Outdoor fun for the family will be from 2-4 p.m. at Brukner Nature Center. Participants will explore the woods, stomp in the streams and meet the center’s wildlife ambassadors. Bring your curiosity as participants escape the heat and enter the cool, dark forest on a treasure hunt for “life under that log.” Pre-registration is requested, but not required. The event is free for BNC members, entrance admission applies for non-members. • DAR MEETING: The Piqua-Lewis Boyer Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution will meet at10:30 a.m. at Buffalo Jacks in Covington. Participants will be ordering from the breakfast menu. Make a reservation to Kathy Thompson if attending. The speaker will be Tonia Edwards, state corresponding secretary, on “Indian Removal of the Five Civilized Tribes.”

Department of Development, said that West Milton is getting the funding because the block grant seeks to help in eliminating and preventing populated areas from getting run down. While the award of this grant will do a lot for West Milton, Kline said that the end result requires work and commitment from the city as well. Kline will be contacting a few firms for pricing and contracting for the first phase, which he hopes is the only phase. While the first phase costs a couple thousand dollars, a second phase could cost up to $10,000. “I’m holding my breath that the property is given a clean bill of health,” Kline said. While the city will not be able to move forward with the project until January 2013 because of the wait for the release of the CDBG funds, Kline said that there is plenty of preparation to do before then. West Milton will commit $25,000 of its 2013 budget toward the construction project. Besides environmental reviews, the city will hire an engineer to come up with bid specifications this fall in preparation for next year. According to Kline, to make the project a success, West Milton’s downtown businesses and property owners should expand and new businesses should open up as well.

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Water quality report available TROY — A total of 11,171 copies of the annual Water Quality Report for water testing performed Jan. 1 through Dec. 31 2011, for the city of Troy drinking water was distributed with customers’ water bills on April 20 and May 23.

A copy of this report is also available at the city building, the Troy-Miami County Library, the Miami County Health Department and the city of Troy Water Plant. The water plant is located at 300 E. Staunton Road, Troy. For more information regarding this report, contact Tim Ray, superintendent, or Jeff Monce, assistant superintendent, at 339-4826.

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CARNIVAL RIDES CAKE BOOTH • FRIDAY DINNER: The Covington VFW Post No. 4235, 173 N. High St., Covington, will offer dinner from 5-8 p.m. For more information, call 753-1108. • DINNER OFFERED: The Pleasant Hill VFW Post No. 6557, 7578 W. Fenner Road, Ludlow Falls will offer dinner from 67:30 p.m. for $7-$8 For more information, call (937) 698-6727. • BLOOD DRIVE: A blood drive will be offered from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Miami County YMCA, 3060 S. County Road 25A, Troy. Anyone who registers to give will receive an “iFocus, iChange Local Lives, the Power is in Your Hands” T-shirt and be registered to win a Ford Focus. Individuals with eligibility questions are invited to email canidonate@cbccts.org or call (800) 388-GIVE or make an appointment at www.DonorTime.com.

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A familiar building in downtown West Milton is set to be demolished and be replaced early next year with a parking lot for the public. Municipal Manager Matt Kline announced on May 18 in a memo to the mayor and the city council that the Miami County Board of Commissioners agreed to provide West Milton with $90,000 of its 2012 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) formula funds toward the task. “I truly believe this is a true economic development shot in the arm for our downtown,” Kline said. “This will position us to make our empty downtown retail shops much more attractive.” The building, 12 S. Miami St. across from the old opera house, was known as Paul Vance Products (PVP), a plastics manufacturer company for parts of fireworks. When the city purchased the building in 2010 under the leadership of Municipal Manager Tony Howard, ideas were tossed around in regards to what to do with it. Kline said that is as far as it went. “From what I can gather, the idea or plan was never really communicated by the previous administration,” Kline said. As a result of the city’s desire to remove this building, Nikki Reese, Community Development program manager of Miami County’s

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“Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.” — First Amendment, U.S. Constitution

EDITORIAL ROUNDUP China Daily, Beijing, on positive progress needed on nuclear program: The talks between six world powers and Iran on its nuclear program mark the latest efforts by the international community to build on the recent momentum that has led to hopes of a peaceful solution to the long-standing issue. The discussions, which began in Baghdad on Wednesday, follow the positive meeting between Iran and the P5+1 powers the United States, China, Russia, Britain, France and Germany on April 14 in Istanbul. All the parties concerned should show sincerity and exchange their views frankly so that the good momentum can be maintained. China hopes the Baghdad talks will yield positive results and it is willing to play a constructive role and maintain smooth communication with all the parties to ensure further progress is made to resolve the crisis peacefully. As I The Istanbul talks ended on a positive See It note, which eased the rising tension between ■ The Troy Tehran and the US-led West that were teeDaily News tering on the brink of armed confrontation. welcomes However, the US Senate’s approval of fresh columns from sanctions against Iran on Monday adds new our readers. To uncertainties to the relationship between the submit an “As I West and Iran. See It” send The relevant parties must properly handle your type-written column to: their differences so that they can build mutu■ “As I See It” al trust, this means the parties should c/o Troy Daily respect each other’s interests and accommoNews, 224 S. date each other’s concerns Market St., The Australian, Sydney Troy, OH 45373 on NATO support for Afghanistan: ■ You can also In agreeing to provide substantial, ongoing e-mail us at help to Afghanistan after the last NATO-led editorial@tdnpu forces, including our own, leave at the end of blishing.com. 2014, Julia Gillard is on the right track. ■ Please include your full Her pledge of $300 million to the $4.1 bilname and telelion fund US President Barack Obama is crephone number. ating for the Afghan National Army after the allies withdraw is among the largest from any of the countries fighting in Afghanistan. It also provides a timely signal that, though we are on our way out of the country, we remain committed to doing whatever we can to ensure it never again becomes a haven for terrorism. The sacrifice of the 33 Australians killed in Afghanistan, as well as the 200 who have been wounded, demands no less. That said, there is a need for caution and realism about what lies ahead. For all the hope surrounding the 2014 deadline and the ability of Afghans to fight their own war, the prospects remain challenging. They would be transformed if peace talks with the Taliban were able to make progress. But hopes for them are bedevilled by the situation in Pakistan, whose government continues to allow the insurgents a virtual free rein and seeks to exploit for its own ends the vital supply routes from the port of Karachi needed to service NATO forces in Afghanistan. Much has been achieved in Afghanistan. But much remains to be done. And the need to do whatever is needed to ensure the country does not again become a base for international terrorism will be as vital to Australia’s national interests after 2014 as it is now.

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I’m berry excited for a downtown festival Whether it’s the strawberries painted along Main Street or events held prior to the annual Strawberry Festival, I always know when the festival is getting close. My clue usually comes via phone call from my best friend Triplet. “Hey, can you get me some strawberry doughnuts this year? People at work will kill me if I don’t bring in some.” Now I’ll do anything for a friend, especially Triplet. So today I transported 20 dozen strawberry doughnuts in the back of my car and delivered them to Urbana where she works. You read correctly — 20 dozen strawberry doughnuts. Twenty. No joke. There’s nothing more humbling that writing a check for $160 strictly for doughnuts. I felt like the “Hamburglar,” only sneaking in cartons of doughnuts instead of cheeseburgers. Have you ever handed over cartons of doughnuts and exchanged money in parking lot? Let me tell ya it’s a thrill. What I won’t do for a friend. Amen. As well all know this year’s Strawberry Festival is going to be

Melanie Yingst Troy Daily News Columnist held in our own backyard in downtown Troy. Sure it’s going to be different without the parade and the levee will be empty, but I am excited to be part of Troy history. There will never be another festival downtown in many years to come (knock on wood). Now, I’ve already read a few grumblings about how some of you out there are “boycotting” the festival just because it’s downtown this year. So I thought I would compile a list to hopefully change your mind and to step out of your comfort zone to enjoy our beloved festival: 1. No Parade: Yes, I too, am going to miss the parade. When I lived downtown, I would hear cars parking at 6 a.m. to jockey for the

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perfect spot along the streets of Troy. Heck, people would have their chairs placed along the parade route at 11 p.m. on Friday night! This year, without the parade, just think: we all get to sleep in for the first time in 30 plus years. As someone who values anytime to sleep in, I am going to take full advantage of tomorrow’s snooze button. Sure the kids don’t have to get on the floats at the break of dawn to wave to the crowds. So grab a dozen strawberry doughnuts today and enjoy the beautiful Saturday morning in the peace and quiet. It will be back next year! 2. Embrace public transportation: As Midwestern as we all Ohians are, we don’t have mass transit opportunities come our way too often. All too often we are the panicked “out of towners” that look lost on the Metro lines in major U.S. cities. Let’s test our skills and patience and enjoy the shuttle buses that are being provided this year. This will eliminate the “festival-angst” of trying to find the closest parking spot to the levee, which we all know, is a challenge in and of itself. Who doesn’t like a

bus ride now and then? Let the drivers do the work for us! 3. Downtown Shopping: Sometimes we all get so focused on getting to our destination as we prepare for the “round-about” on the Square, we often miss the store fronts of our beautiful city. So once you get off the shuttle bus, grab a chocolate strawberry and peruse the beautiful and unique stores we have in our town. You may just find that perfect gift, met a local store owner that can solve your business needs or find the next place you want to treat your friends at one of our great restaurants downtown. Just because the festival will be different this year, doesn’t’ mean it won’t be as enjoyable. I’m excited to see the changes, support our local organizations by eating everything in sight and getting to visit with all the people that braved our new location. But I will be sleeping in tomorrow morning. See you at the parade next year! “Twin” Melanie Yingst appears on Fridays in the Troy Daily News. Did we ever mention she’s best friends with a strawberry queen?

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HELEN G. ‘GRACIE’ DUER

RICKY J. KINNETT PIQUA — Ricky J. Kinnett, 54, of Piqua, died at 4 a.m. Monday, May 28, 2012, at his residence. He was born June 15, 1957, to Norman H. and Rose Ann (Francis) Kinnett, Necedah, Wis. On Nov. 18, 2006, in McCartyville, he married Nickey Brussell. She survives. Ricky is also survived by three daughters, Rose Kinnett of Minster, Ashley KINNETT Brussell of Ft. Loramie and Carolyn Brussell of Ft. Loramie; one son, Dustin Kinnett of Minster; three brothers and sisters-in-law, Courtney Kinnett of Beavercreek, Jeffery and Joy Kinnett of Greenville, N.C., and John and Dawn Kinnett of Edgerton, Wis.; one sister, Kathy Peth of Tomah, Wis.; and three grandchildren, Preston Kinnett, Alissa Kinnett and Brianna Kinnett, all of Minster. He was preceded in death by one

brother, Norman J. Kinnett. Ricky celebrated life every day and always had a smile. He enjoyed turtle trapping, playing guitar and music. Ricky loved to fish and ride motorcycles. He loved being with his grandchildren and was a good, loving father. Ricky loved being with his friends and hanging out with them. He was a handyman, iron worker and woodcutter. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. Monday, June 4, 2012, at St. Boniface Catholic Church, Piqua, with the Rev. Fr. Angelo Caserta as Celebrant. Burial will follow in Miami Memorial Park, Covington. Friends may call from 2-5 p.m. Sunday at Melcher-Sowers Funeral Home, Piqua. Prayers will be at 5 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.melcher-sowers.com.

PIQUA — Helen G. “Gracie” Duer, 79, of Piqua, died at 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 30, 2012, at her residence. She was born April 9, 1933, in Piqua, to the late Charles and Helen G. (Pollard) Kramer. She married Donald K. “Ben” Duer on Nov. 16, 1952, in Piqua, a marriage which spanned 54 wonderful years prior to his death on Feb. 26, 2006. Survivors include a son, Tim DUER (Lorrie) Duer of Piqua; two daughters, Gail (Tim) Duer-Reaves and Ellen Schutt, all of Piqua; six grandchildren, Emily Bowles, David Duer, Elizabeth Duer, Maxwell Schutt, Abigail Schutt and Heidi Schutt; sister, Janice (John) Pollack of Libertyville, Ill.; and several nieces and nephews. Mrs. Duer was a 1951 graduate of Piqua Central High School, attended Miami Jacobs College and had worked

at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. She was a member of Greene Street United Methodist Church. As a devoted wife, mother and grandmother, she loved her family in addition to her many friends. She enjoyed gardening and playing bridge. A service to honor her life will begin at 10 a.m. Monday, June 4, 2012, at the Jamieson & Yannucci Funeral Home, with the Rev. James R. Christy officiating. Burial will follow at Forest Hill Cemetery. Her family will receive friends from 1-4 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Piqua Community Foundation, P.O. Box 226, Piqua, OH 45356; or Piqua Education Foundation, 719 E. Ash St., Piqua, OH 45356. Condolences to the family also may be expressed through jamiesonandyannucci.com.

MARTHEL M. FELLERS RAYMOND BEY JR.

TROY — Marthel M. Fellers, 91, of Troy, died Wednesday, May 30, 2012, at Raymond was a member of Lena PIQUA — Raymond Bey Jr., 67, of Troy Care and Rehabilitation Baptist Church, Lena. Piqua, died at 3:22 p.m. Wednesday, Center. She was born June He worked at Hartzell May 30, 2012, at Upper Valley 9, 1920, in Potsdam, Ohio to Propeller as a receiving Medical Center, Troy. the late Herman R. and and warehouse clerk. He He was born in Sidney on Nov. Ethel (Walker) Waymire. She began his career there in 23, 1944, to Raymond Bey Sr. was married to William J. 1977. Graveside services and the late Helen (Sage) BeyFellers and he preceded her will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Leopard. in death on Dec. 22, 2005. June 2, at Forest Hill On June 26, 1964, in Piqua, Survivors include son and Cemetery, Piqua, with the he married Marjorie L. daughter-in-law, Gerald and Rev. Larry Lutz officiating. Pickering. Judy Fellers of Troy; daughArrangements are being She preceded him in death ter and son-in-law, Terri Lou FELLERS handled by MelcherMarch 15, 2003. and John Procuniar of Piqua; Sowers Funeral Home, Raymond is survived by one two stepdaughters, Kathy and William BEY Piqua. Memorial contribudaughter and fiancé, Maria Slack of Troy, Kay and Rick Spencer of Weaver and Doug St. Meyers of Sidney; tions may be made to Alzheimer’s Missoula, Mo.; one stepson, Larry and Association, 3797 Summit Glen Drive, one special aunt, Shirley Sage of Beverly Sherman of Bradford; three Suite G100, Dayton, OH 45449. Piqua; one granddaughter, Heather grandchildren; several step-grandchilJuarez of Sidney and three great-grand- Condolences may be expressed to the dren; eight great- grandchildren; and two family at www.melcher-sowers.com. children, all of Sidney. great-great-grandchildren. In addition to her deceased parents and husband, she JUDY E. VOISARD was preceded in death by one son, VERSAILLES — Judy E. Voisard, 68, of Versailles, Ohio, went home to be with the Lord at 4:10 p.m. Wednesday, May 30, 2012, at Upper Valley Medical Center in Troy. She was born July 21, 1943, in Piqua, Ohio, to the late Orville and Mary (Ginn) Simmons. Judy is survived by her children, Mark (Susan) Voisard, Steve Voisard, Lisa Voisard and Scott (Kelly) Voisard, all of Versailles; grandchildren, Adam Voisard, Amber (Ryan) Whittaker, Shelby, Hannah, Grace and Noah Voisard, and Ashlee Voisard; great-grandchildren, Kaiden, Chase and Damien Whittaker; and brothers, Thomas J. Simmons and James T. Simmons. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John Voisard; sister, Mary Katherine; grand-

sons, Michael Voisard and Jacob Voisard. Judy was a loving mother, grandma and great-grandma. She worked at various establishments throughout Darke County in her lifetime. A memorial service will be at 2:30 p.m. Monday, June 4, 2012, at Bailey Zechar Funeral Home, Versailles, with Pastor Dennis Wheeler officiating. Burial will follow in the St. Valbert Cemetery, Versailles. Family will receive friends from 12:30-2:3o p.m. Monday at the funeral home. It is the wishes of the family that memorial contributions be given to the American Diabetes Association, American Heart Association or American Kidney Association. Condolences for the family may be sent to www.zecharbailey.com.

Sex-selection abortion ban rejected by House

We are the only advanced country left in the world that still doesn’t restrict sex-selection abortion in any way. — Rep. Trent Franks, R.-Ariz.

or private family matters in this way.” The bill had little chance of becoming law. The Democratic-controlled Senate would likely have ignored it, and the House brought it up under a procedure requiring a two-thirds majority for passage. The vote was 246-168 — 30 votes short of that majority. Twenty Democrats voted for it, while seven Republicans opposed it. The bill’s author, Rep. Trent Franks, R-Ariz., said before the vote that regardless of the outcome, the point would be made. “When people vote on this, the world will know where they really stand.” Rep. Steny Hoyer of Maryland, the House’s No. 2 Democrat, said he thought the bill was introduced because “somebody decided politically that this was a difficult place to put people in.” The legislation would have made it a federal

offense, subject to up to five years in prison, to perform, solicit funds for or coerce a woman into having a sexselection abortion. Bringing a woman into the country to obtain such an abortion would also be punishable by up to five years in prison. While doctors would not have an affirmative responsibility to ask a woman her motivations for an abortion, health workers could be imprisoned for up to a year for not reporting known or suspected violations of the ban on sex-based abortions. An earlier version of the bill also made it illegal to abort a fetus based on race. “We are the only advanced country left in the world that still doesn’t restrict sex-selection abortion in any way,” said Franks, who has also collided with abortion-rights groups recently over a bill he supports to ban abortions in the District of Columbia after 20 weeks of pregnancy.

DONALD JAMES ‘DONNY’ YINGST COVINGTON — Donald James “Donny” Yingst, 48, of Covington, passed away due to an auto accident on Tuesday, May 29, 2012. Donny was born in Troy on March 11, 1964, to Donald Martin and Martha Louise (Windle) Yingst. He was a graduate of Covington High School, class of 1982. Mr. Yingst was employed by Kamps Pallet in Versailles as a fork lift operator. He served as a reserve baseball coach at Covington High School; head coach of 12U SHOXX; league president of SSRL; fifth and sixth grade boys basketball coach; seventh grade girls basketball coach; coached for one year as junior high baseball coach; 20th year of coaching consecutively in baseball/softball; past president of Little Buccs Football and also coached; volunteered for the last 10 years for Covington Athletic Department; and baseball umpire for Covington Youth Baseball program. He was preceded in death by his father.

Donny is survived by his mother, Martha of Piqua; four sons, Dusty and wife, Crystal Yingst of Bradford, Corey Yingst, Jeremy Yingst and Bailey Yingst, all of Covington; mother of his children, Kelly Yingst of Covington and her family, Bill Wooddell and Darlene, Michelle Baker, Angie and Jaime Taglieber, Lance and Patty Wooddell, Brooke and Andy Couper, Nick Wooddell and Paige Wooddell; three brothers, Danny and Melissa Yingst of Kentucky, Deron and wife, Brittnie Yingst and Dean Yingst, all of Piqua; sister, Nancy and husband, Yvon Latulippe of Canada; nieces, nephews, other relatives and numerous friends. A sharing of memories service will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Covington Church of the Brethren. The family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. Monday at the church. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to help the family with final expenses. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.stockerfraley.com.

FUNERAL DIRECTORY • Ella Mae Sanner TROY — Ella Mae Sanner, 72, of Troy passed away at 11:08 p.m. Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at her residence. A funeral service will be Monday, June 4, at Fisher-Cheney Funeral Home, Troy.

• Diana L. Schnabel FAIRBORN — Diana Lynn Schnabel, 53, passed away Thursday, May 31, 2012, at Patriot Ridge Nursing Home, Fairborn. Services are pending at Baird Funeral Home, Troy.

Broadway producer Edgar ‘Buddy’ Freitag dies at 80 NEW YORK (AP) — Theater producer Edgar “Buddy” Freitag, who helped back some of Broadway’s most buzzedabout shows, including “The Drowsy Chaperone,” ”Memphis” and “The Goat, Or Who is Sylvia?,” has died. He was 80. Freitag died Wednesday in New York of complications from a brain tumor, according to his wife and producing partner, Barbara Freitag. He died

less than two weeks before the Tony Awards, with several of his shows — including the hit revival of “Porgy and Bess,” ”Nice Work If You Can Get It” and “End of the Rainbow” — vying for top honors. Freitag had a 17-year career at Grey Advertising Agency in New York City and then co-founded United Financial of America, Inc., a national commercial mortgage banking and brokerage

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firm. After the sale of his company, he and his wife began investing in offBroadway and Broadway shows. In 2007, he began his Broadway producing career with “The Homecoming” and went on to back such shows as “Passing Strange,” ”The Miracle Worker,” ”Catch Me If You Can,” ”West Side Story,” ”Legally Blonde,” ”In the Heights” and “All My Sons.”

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The House on Thursday fell short in an effort to ban abortions based on the sex of the fetus as Republicans and Democrats made an electionyear appeal for women’s votes. The legislation would have made it a federal crime to perform or force a woman to undergo a sex-based abortion, a practice most common in some Asian countries where families wanting sons abort female fetuses. It was a rare social issue to reach the House floor in a year when the economy has dominated the political conversation, and Republicans, besieged by Democratic claims that they are waging a war on women, struck back by trying to depict the vote as a women’s rights issue. “It is violence against women,” said Rep. Chris Smith, R-N.J., of abortions of female fetuses. “This is the real war on women.” The White House, most Democrats, abortion rights groups and some AsianAmerican organizations opposed the bill, saying it could lead to racial profiling of Asian-American women and subject doctors who do not report suspected sexselection abortions to criminal charges. “The administration opposes gender discrimination in all forms, but the end result of this legislation would be to subject doctors to criminal prosecution if they fail to determine the motivations behind a very personal and private decision,” White House spokeswoman Jamie Smith said in a statement. “The government should not intrude in medical decisions

Darrell E. Fellers and one brother, Billy J. Waymire. She was a member of First United Church of Christ, Troy; Troy Chapter No. 256 O.E.S; and was a former 4-H adviser for several years. She retired from Hobart Bros. and was a member of the Hobart Bros. Milestone Club. A memorial service will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 5, 2012, at Fisher-Cheney Funeral Home, Troy with the Rev. Ed Ellis officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to memorial service. Contribution to her memory may be made to Hospice of Miami County P.O. Box 502 Troy, OH 45373. Arrangements are entrusted to FisherCheney Funeral Home, Troy. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.fisher-cheneyfuneralhome.com.

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Madonna kicks off world tour in Israel JERUSALEM (AP) — Pop music star Madonna treated tens of thousands of ecstatic fans in Israel to the inaugural show of her “MDNA” world tour on Thursday, performing in a country where she has long claimed a special bond. The “Material Girl,” a devotee of a form of Jewish mysticism known as Kabbalah, danced, bumped, grinded and vogued in flashy costumes to a raucous crowd at Ramat Gan stadium near Tel Aviv. Madonna emerged on stage in a confessional, breaking through its glass window using a rifle, which she then aimed at the audience. She wore a skin-tight black outfit to sing her first song, “Girl Gone Wild,” accompanied by dancers dressed as monks. She went on to sing “Give Me All Your Luvin’” and a mash-up of the classic “Express Yourself ” and Lady Gaga’s “Born This Way,” dressed as a marching band conductor. While some artists have opted to boycott Israel because of its policies toward Palestinians, the 53-year-old Madonna’s ties to the Jewish state have only strengthened in the last few years. She has made personal

entourage. She spent the days leading up to the performance rehearsing for the glitzy show and visiting Kabbalah centers. Her spiritual serenity may have been challenged by Israel’s aggressive paparazzi, who have been camped outside her beachfront hotel and near the stadium where she is performing. Video of her rehearsals has leaked onto the Internet, and photos of Madonna and her children have appeared in Israel’s newspapers almost daily since she arrived. For years, violence kept musicians away from Israeli stages. Now, with the ebb of the Palestinian uprising over the last decade, performers planning concerts have faced pressure from activists to cancel their appearances in Israel as political punishment. A number of artists have heeded the call, AP PHOTO while others like U.S pop icon Madonna at the Ramat Gan stadium nearTel Aviv, Israel, Thursday. Madonna launched her hotly- Madonna, Paul anticipated MDNA world tour with a show in Tel Aviv, kicking off a road trip of more than 30 countries in what McCartney and Leonard will be her longest-ever stint on the road. Cohen have performed to some rabbis chide her for gracious fans in recent Israel she went to the Israeli flag and called pilgrimages in 2004 and venturing into religious Western Wall in the Old Israel the “energy center 2007 along with other years. study usually reserved for City of Jerusalem, the of the world.” Kabbalah devotees. She After Tel Aviv, the those with a strong back- “MDNA” tour moves on to holiest site where Jews Madonna, who is not wrapped up her 2008ground in Jewish law. Jewish, has been dabbling can pray, and visited the 2009 “Sticky and Sweet” Abu Dhabi and includes She landed in Israel grave of a revered Jewish in Kabbalah for more tour with two shows in stops in Istanbul, Buenos last week, arriving with sage. than a decade and has the Holy Land, her first Aires and Cleveland, her children, her Her passion for taken on a Hebrew name, in 16 years. Ohio. boyfriend, Brahim Zaibat Kabbalah has sparked During that show, she Esther. Her last tour grossed criticism in Israel, where and a 70-person On previous trips to wrapped herself in an more than $400 million.

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Walt Disney Co. said Thursday that it hired former president of Warner Bros. Entertainment, Alan Horn, to lead its movie studio as chairman, in a personnel move that attempts to right the wrongs that led to blockbuster bomb “John Carter.” Horn oversaw the hugely successful runs of the “Harry Potter” and “The Dark Knight” movies at Warner Bros. and is one of the highest-profile executives in Hollywood. Horn had stepped down at Warner Bros. in April 2011 and had a consulting agreement through 2013. He’s also credited as a producer on the upcoming “Hobbit” movies. Horn starts at Disney on June 11, just under two months after former chairman Rich Ross stepped down in a move widely seen as taking responsibility for “John Carter,” the science-fiction movie set on Mars which caused an epic $200 million write-off for Disney. Horn will oversee worldwide production, distribution and marketing for live action and animated films from Disney, Pixar and Marvel and movies made by Steven Spielberg’s DreamWorks Studios. “He’s earned the respect of the industry for driving tremendous, sustained creative and financial success, and is also known and admired for his impeccable taste and integrity,” said Disney CEO Bob Iger in a statement. “He brings all of this to his new role leading our studio group, and I truly look forward to working with him.” “I’m incredibly excited about joining The Walt Disney Company, one of the most iconic and beloved entertainment companies in the world,” said Horn in the statement. Horn helped Warner Bros., a division of Time Warner Inc., become the global box office leader for seven years of his 12-year tenure. He oversaw all eight films in the “Harry Potter” series, as well as “The Dark Knight,” ”Sherlock Holmes,” ”Million Dollar Baby,” and the “Ocean’s Eleven” trilogy. Before joining Warner Bros., Horn cofounded and was CEO of Castle Rock Entertainment, which made such films as “A Few Good Men,” ”The Shawshank Redemption” and “When Harry Met Sally.” Horn has also served as president and chief operating officer of News Corp.’s 20th Century Fox. Warner Bros. chairman and CEO Barry Meyer wished Horn well in a statement. “He’s been a part of some of the most popular films produced in the last decade, and we’re very happy for him,” Meyer said.

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Troy Streets Alive night set For the Troy Daily News Troy Main Street will present ‘Troy Streets Alive’ from 5-9 p.m. June 15. The event is a re-branded continuation of last year’s highly successful Final Friday. The historic downtown will be teeming with artists, musicians, street sales, dancers and other entertainment as shopkeepers stay open late and offer great deals. Last year’s event drew an estimated 3,000 people for the eightblock extravaganza. Families enjoyed a petting zoo, cornhole, and games while adults perused artist’s booths, art demonstrations, shops, and listened to street corner bands. This year, Troy Streets Alive will offer more than 55 artists, eight bands, artist demonstrations, dancing performances, cooking and fitness demonstrations, and much

support from the City of Troy, One Call Now, downtown restaurants, and Bravo Troy to bring this free public event to Troy. more. Fifty downtown businesses “This is a great way to kick off will be open late and offering special the summer season and to remind sales, events and entertainment. Restaurants are donating free or residents of the unique downtown retailers, restaurants, and creative discounted food to those who presarts community we are fortunate to ent the Troy Streets Alive Saver have in Troy,” said Karin Manovich, Card, a $10 card with food from Director of Troy Main Street. “Last Night Sky, Bakehouse Bread & year’s pilot event was so successful Cookie Company, La Piazza, the that we are offering it twice this Caroline, Unrefined Café, Winans, year — June 15 and Aug. 31.” Le Doux’s, Leaf & Vine, and the Troy Streets Alive is modeled Submarine House. Cards can be after Dayton’s Urban Nights, and purchased in advance from particiother communities’ First Friday pating restaurants and Troy Main events. Street (339-5455). The concept has been highly sucThe Saver Card offers guests a cessfully in many Ohio cities and progressive feast or food scavenger towns, and throughout the US. hunt and is only valid during Troy For additional information, visit Streets Alive. www.troymainstreet.org or call 339Troy Main Street is partnering 5455. with the Troy Arts Alliance, with

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WASHINGTON (AP) — A new biography that traces Barack Obama’s path from birth — yes, in Hawaii — to Harvard Law School, sketches the pragmatism and politics of the future president’s early choices, including his first connections to Jeremiah Wright, the inflammatory preacher whom Obama severed ties with during the 2008 presidential campaign. Obama didn’t land in Wright’s OBAMA church by happenstance, David Maraniss writes in “Barack Obama: The Story.” As a young community organizer in Chicago, Obama needed the help of pastors from local churches, but wasn’t himself a church member. Obama, “an inveterate doubter,” by Maraniss’ account, felt mounting pressure to join a church, and a growing desire to explore his relationship with God. A pastor working with Obama in the Developing Communities Project advised him to find a church outside the project’s boundaries to avoid alienating any of the other pastors, and sent him to meet a preacher outside the district. That pastor, in turn, referred

Obama to Wright, whose Trinity United Church of Christ stood just across the street from the boundary. “I used to tease Barack, ‘You joined a church as close to the boundaries as you could get,’ ” said the Rev. Alvin Love at L i l y d a l e Baptist, who’d helped Obama find a church. Obama didn’t become fully engaged in Wright’s church until he returned to Chicago after his years at Harvard, “but the process started then, in October 1987,” Maraniss writes. Wright helped Obama embrace Christianity, officiated at his wedding and baptized Obama and his two daughters. Obama quit the church after the preacher’s incendiary teachings became a political issue in 2008. Maraniss’ book, on sale June 19 by Simon & Schuster, fills in details on Obama’s early years and family. A more nuanced portrait emerges of Obama’s maternal grandparents, whom Obama lived with from 1971 to 1979, when he graduated from high school. His grandmother,

Madelyn Dunham, is widely remembered as a strong woman who worked her way up from secretary to become one of the state’s first female bank vice presidents. Obama has painted his grandfather, Stanley Dunham, as a man with a wild streak early on who settled down to sell furniture and life insurance. Both are deceased. In an interview with Maraniss, Obama said his grandmother, known as Toot, began drinking more and more as her responsibilities weighed her down. “That’s where you started noticing her alcoholism,” Obama said. She would come home, “exhausted from work, tightly wound and go into her room. They (she and Stan) had become more isolated.” Obama likened his grandparents, with their heavy drinking, to characters on television’s “Mad Men,” about advertising executives and their families in the 1960s. “It explains my grandparents, their tastes,” he said. The character Peggy, who started as a secretary and rose in the firm, “That’s my grandmother, you know, starting out with the lowlevel secretary job and working her way up. But that whole smokin’ and drinkin’ …”

TIPP CITY — The Tipp City Players will present a dinner and show at 6:30 p.m. June 21-23 at the Tipp City Lutheran Church on the corner of Main and Third Streets. The show will be ‘Insane with Power by Scott Haan’ produced by special arrangement with Eldridge Publishing Company. Tickets will be $20 for adults and $15 for children. The cast includes Lesile Mittlekamp, Angie Brockman, Heidi Perry, Ron Ecklebarger, Adam Thompson and Michael Michael. The chefs preparing the dinner are Paul Yeager, Mary Nilsen and Mark Mabelitini.

Impossibles to perform at Mill TIPP CITY — The Impossibles will perform at the Tipp Roller Mill Theater, 225 E. Main St., Tipp City at 7:30 p.m. June 9. The group consists of only five musicians who produce a big band sound that seems “impossible” coming from such a small group. They band produces the big band sounds of the past several decades, playing music from the 1930s to the present. Admission is $7 for adults and $4 for students K12. For more information or to make a reservation, call 937-667-3696.


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Talk to brother about your concerns Dear Annie: I am a freshman in high school, and my older brother, "Adam," is a junior. Although I wouldn't consider myself popular, I have a great group of friends. Recently, I noticed that Adam is flirting on Facebook with a girl in my grade. For the most part, it's innocent and playful, but it makes me beyond uncomfortable. This girl brags a lot about drinking and being sexually active. Adam is a smart kid with a bright future ahead of him. I don't want him involved with this girl, even if it seems innocent right now. To be honest, I think he's using her because of her loose reputation, and I've lost respect for him. How do I confront him about it without getting into an argument? I want him to know how uncomfortable it makes me feel. I'd like to tell my parents, but I don't want to be a tattletale. Should I just mind my own business? — Unhappy in Omaha Dear Omaha: Some insecure girls intentionally cultivate a loose reputation in order to attract guys, and it is not unusual for high school boys to find that enticing. Talk to Adam. Tell him that his interest in this girl makes you question his integrity, and you hope he won't use her to satisfy his sexual needs. Let him know it's not only her reputation that is at stake. And point out that there is also a good possibility that any high school junior or senior boy who has sex with this girl could be charged with a crime because she is underage. It hardly seems worth risking his future. That said, let's hope his interest in her is purely for the sake of friendship. Dear Annie: Last week, I received a fancy wedding invitation. The next day, the bride emailed, saying she hoped I could attend and is looking forward to seeing me at the wedding. Then she added that she hopes I don't mind watching all the little kids at the ceremony and reception. The bride is in great shape financially. Is it to be expected in this economy that one could be invited to a wedding only to provide a service? How should I respond? — Kentucky Dear Kentucky: Even if you babysit for a living, the bride was terribly rude to invite you with the assumption that you should take on this responsibility. You have four choices: You can say yes to her proposition. You can say yes, but quote your fee for babysitting or tell her that it will be your wedding gift to the couple. You can turn down the invitation. You can accept the invitation, but tell the bride that you are not available to babysit — in which case, please couch it in language that says you wouldn't want to miss a moment of the event because you were distracted by the children. Dear Annie: I totally agree with Judy Hou, who is trying to get readers involved with the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids. We were taught in pharmacy law class that certain medications are classified by their potential for abuse and risk of physical or psychological dependence. Schedule 1 drugs have a high potential for abuse, have no currently accepted medicinal use and lack safety information. Drugs in this category include heroin and LSD. Schedules 2-5 also have potential for abuse and dependence, but have accepted medicinal uses. These include Oxycontin, Percocet and Valium. I believe that nicotine should be included as a Schedule 1 substance and be declared illegal. Unfortunately, politics will prevent this from happening, and we will have to continue to encourage our youth to make intelligent decisions regarding cigarettes, drug and alcohol use. I am very thankful that Florida has many smoke-free places to eat and work. — A Florida Pharmacist Dear Pharmacist: Making a substance illegal will not prevent people from abusing it. While we understand your position, we are certain to hear from a great many readers who disagree with your solution. Annie's Mailbox is written by Kathy Mitchell and Marcy Sugar, longtime editors of the Ann Landers column. Please email your questions to anniesmailbox@comcast.net, or write to: Annie's Mailbox, c/o Creators Syndicate, 737 3rd Street, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254.

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Don’t forget to have your cholesterol checked Dear Readers: The following letter was one of many that were sent to the Lubbock (Texas) Avalanche-Journal, which runs my column. I was there for a speech for the Lubbock Women’s Club, and we had a Hints for Heloise contest. When I was at the paper for a “meet and greet� with several readers, Shelly was one of them. It was wonderful to see her again and know that a friendly “challenge� about a cholesterol blood test helped her go see her doctor. I was speaking the previous time for an American Heart Association women’s health fair and luncheon. Please read on. — Heloise

Hints from Heloise Columnist “Through the years, I have read and used so many Heloise Hints. But several years ago, Heloise was in Lubbock on a speaking engagement. My store provided the books that were being sold for the benefit. “Heloise and I were talking, and the nurses came in to check our cholesterol. She turned to me

and said, ’I will if you will.’ When I got the results, I contacted my doctor and have been treated for my cholesterol. It probably would have been some time before I had this done or was treated.� — Shelly Gonzales, via email TRAVEL HINT Dear Heloise: As a business professional, I do a lot of traveling. After a long day, I prefer eating dinner in my room. There often is not a table that will accommodate my meal. One evening, as I got out the hotel ironing board to prepare my clothes for the next day’s meeting, I realized that the answer had been with me on

every trip. I now use the ironing board as my meal space. — Sandy, via email PHONE PHOTOS Dear Readers: Did you know that you might be able to edit images on your smartphone? You usually can fix red eyes, crop photos and even rotate them. When an image is selected, an edit button should appear, which is what happens with most of the phones at Heloise Central. Click the button and a tool bar will appear at the bottom of your screen. While not a broad selection of tools, you still can improve photos. — Heloise


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HOROSCOPE Friday, June 1, 2012 If you can in the year ahead, involve yourself in endeavors that permit you to use a large number of your own ideas. Arrangements where you are free to think for yourself and express your thoughts will be the most successful. GEMINI (May 21-June 20) — You’ll receive far greater gratification by trying to advance your personal interests rather than spending time half-heartedly promoting the positions of another. CANCER (June 21-July 22) — Several people with whom you’ll be involved will sense that you can be trusted with certain secrets that they’re bursting to tell somebody. More than one person is likely to confide in you. LEO (July 23-Aug. 22) — Small talk might be more pleasing to your ears than weighty subjects. If you’re looking to spend time with friends, find those who don’t take themselves or life too seriously. VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) — Choose your words carefully so that what you say cannot be distorted or taken out of context and then reflect poorly on you when repeated. Some people are just looking to make trouble. LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) — If you plan ahead carefully, you should be able to make your present efforts fit comfortably into your future plans and objectives. Looking to the future has its merits. SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) — Your abilities to research, probe and detect are very astute at this point in time. Use this day to get in touch with an associate about a matter on which you sense that he or she has been holding back. SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) — If someone offers you some suggestions that are far better than your thoughts about a matter of mutual interest, don’t let your pride get in the way. It behooves you to employ the best plan available. CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) — Strive to be methodical where your work is concerned. If you make a detailed list and follow it to the letter, you’ll find that it will enhance your productivity and industriousness. AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) — Your perceptions regarding involvements that hold elements of chance could be more accurate than usual. Don’t bet your entire wallet, but it’s OK to wager a dollar or two. PISCES (Feb. 20-March 20) — When your family holds a council about a matter that affects everybody, don’t restrain your opinions. You might be the one who has ideas that surpass theirs. ARIES (March 21-April 19) — Don’t be surprised if your mental processes are working overtime and your head is flooded with dynamite ideas. Be sure to jot them down — many will be better than usual. TAURUS (April 20-May 20) — You’re likely to have a good head for spotting bargains right now. You stand a good chance of finding something you’ve wanted for a long time at the right price. Don’t hesitate to take advantage of the moment. COPYRIGHT 2012 United Feature Syndicate, Inc.

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TODAY IN HISTORY (AP) — Today is Friday, June 1, the 153rd day of 2012. There are 213 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On June 1, 1912, Paramount Pictures had its beginnings as Adolph Zukor incorporated the Famous Players Film Co., which later merged with the Jesse L. Lasky Feature Play Co. On this date: • In 1792, Kentucky became the 15th state of the union. • In 1796, Tennessee

became the 16th state. • In 1812, President James Madison, in a message to Congress, recounted what he called Britain’s “series of acts hostile to the United States as an independent and neutral nation”; Congress ended up declaring war. • In 1813, the mortally wounded commander of the USS Chesapeake, Capt. James Lawrence, gave the order, “Don’t give up the ship” during a losing battle with the British frigate

HMS Shannon in the War of 1812. • In 1967, the Beatles album “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band” was released. • Today’s Birthdays: Actor Richard Erdman is 87. Actor Andy Griffith is 86. Singer Pat Boone is 78. Actor-writer-director Peter Masterson is 78. Actor Morgan Freeman is 75. Actor Rene Auberjonois is 72. Opera singer Frederica von Stade is 67. Actor Brian Cox is 66.

Water main break leaves freeway flooded DETROIT (AP) — A water main break flooded part of a major Detroit freeway and the west side neighborhood that surrounds it Thursday, forcing motorists to abandon their submerged vehicles as nearby residents waded through waterlogged streets. The 42-inch pipe burst near Fenkell and Petoskey flooded a twoblock area before rolling down a nearby ramp and leaving a portion of the Lodge freeway submerged. Michigan Department of Transportation spokeswoman Kari Arend said about a half-dozen stalled vehicles required tow truck

service. A handful of motorists who were traveling the north-south freeway before it was closed needed to be rescued from their vehicles. “It looked like a little tidal wave coming down the street,” said Roger Beard, 58, who lives on the corner of Petoskey and Lodge service drive. Beard said he moved his 1991 Mercury Cougar to a side yard early Thursday afternoon, wading through nearly kneedeep water that already had begun seeping into his floorboards. “About five minutes later, I probably would have lost my car,” Beard said.

Detroit Water and Sewerage Department spokeswoman Mary Alfonso said late Thursday afternoon that the cause of the water main break wasn’t known but crews were working to shut off the water so they could find the break and repair it. She didn’t know how long repairs would take but expected they would be lengthy. “This is an emergency, so we’ll be 24-7,” Alfonso said. Ronda Long, who lives near the water main break, said she emerged from her home about 1 p.m. to find flooded streets and “water coming

up everywhere.” Her street had water levels about five to six inches over the curb. “This is making it worse to live in Detroit,” Long said. “I bet most people in Detroit don’t have insurance to pay for the damage. Look at that car it’s flooded.” The home health care aide who takes bus to work in the afternoon had to call into work Thursday and tell her boss that she couldn’t make it in because her bus stop was flooded. For AP Long, the flood cost her a Workers from the Detroit Water & Sewerage department day’s pay. look at an overflow on the west side of Detroit, “I think I should be Thursday. compensated by the city,” she said.

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555 Garage Sales/Yard Sales CASSTOWN, 5104 East State Route 55. Friday & Saturday 9am-6pm. Large indoor outdoor sale. New, used, and vintage items from multiple families. Puzzles, books, holiday, jewelry, hand tools, luggage, Nascar, adult clothing, lamps, tack, collectibles, Tupperware, craft/sewing supplies, linens, china, glassware, lots of miscellaneous Free items. No baby items or kids clothes. !!No early birds!!! CHRISTIANSBURG, 6 North Monroe Street, Thursday, May 31, 9am-5pm, Friday, June 1st, 9am-5pm, Saturday, June 2, 8am-Noon. Estate sale! 2 refrigerators, sofa, arts and crafts, household items, no tools, no early birds. COVINGTON, 101 North Wall Street, Friday 9am-4:30, Saturday 9am-3pm, Covington Church of the Brethren Basement Sale! Toys, household items, lots of miscellaneous items, bake sale. GRAB AND GO LUNCH STAND COVINGTON 108 Crosby Street, Friday, Saturday, 8am-?, lawn mower, swimming pool, entertainment center, hard back books, plus size clothes, lots of miscellaneous. COVINGTON, 114 South Wall Street, Thursday Friday and Saturday 9-4. Vintage and Star Wars toys, exercise equipment, old 45 records, and much more!!!

COVINGTON 225 S. Pearl, Covington. Thursday May 31-Saturday June 2; 8-6. 35-year Christmas collection: trees, wreaths, roping, snow village. books, including children's, many vintage/antique/rare & collectible; large print westerns, quilting, crafts, cookbooks. Glassware, dishes, fiestaware. fabric, patterns, vintage linens, four vintage handmade popcorn chenille bedspreads, Covington blanket. 1950's Ricky, Jr. doll. Dollhouse. Jewelry, household items, small appliances. unique giftables/ collectibles. Box lots. MUCH MORE! COVINGTON, 6920 McMaken Road, Friday & Saturday, 9am-6pm. Large multi-family sale! Recliner, old trunk, table linens, home decor, curtains, cookware, glasswares, books, movies, toys, men's, women's, kids clothes, yard items, Troy Built push weed eater, punching bag, Dodge Dakota truck lid in royal blue, lots of miscellaneous. FLETCHER, 204 South Walnut Street, Thursday, Friday, and Community Garage Sale Saturday, Thousands of items!!! player piano, small freezer, new shutters, costume jewelry, new watches, ladies clothing 1$ each, tools, fishing equipment, elliptical exerciser, concrete saw, electric sewer line clean out new, threaded rod, yarn and patterns, playboy magazines, 10'x20' canopy, antiques and much more! FRIENDSHIP, Indiana, St. Rt. 62, June 9-17, open daily 9am. Friendship Flea Market. (812)667-5645. www.friendshipfleamarket.com

555 Garage Sales/Yard Sales PIQUA, 101 Second Street, Thursday & Friday, 9am-5pm, Saturday, 9am-2pm. NO early birds! Lots of ladies clothes: some new M/L, collector plates, VCR, lots of VCR movies, dolls, red birds, dishes, knick knacks, stuffed animals, Depression glass, purses, lots of miscellaneous. PIQUA, 10250 Little Turtle Lane (near Johnson Farm), Saturday, June 2, 9am-? Moving sale! Everything must go!! Housewares, furniture, furnishings, crafts, decorative items, lots of teacher materials, 100's of children's books. PIQUA, 1500 Clark Ave. Thursday 9am-5pm, Friday 9am-5pm, Saturday 8am-Noon. clean multifamily sale, Vera Bradley purses, like new clothing from kids to adults, shoes, golf clubs, lots of miscellaneous! PIQUA, 4762 West Brown Road, 9am-5pm. Multi-family! May 31 June 2. For everyone. Kids clothes, strollers, car seats, large hostas, plants, antiques, wicker, jewelry, Vibram sz39 new, toys, books, Industrial and residential shelving, industrial drawer cabinets and storage cabinet, nuts, bolts, washers, electrical items, storage bins - different sizes. Old Knipco heater. Much more. Sorry, NO early birds. PIQUA, 5626 West Route 36, Saturday, June 2, 9am-3pm. Multi family garage sale!

PIQUA 6785 N Troy-Sidney Rd. & 55 Weymer. Thursday, Friday and Saturday 8-? LARGE sales! Fishing poles, mowers, Small to adult bikes, power tools, character glasses, Fenton, glassware, stamps, girls 6X, antiques, collectibles and WAY MORE!! PIQUA, 809 North Sunset Drive, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, 9am-4pm. 3 Family Sale!! 10'X20' Screened dining canopy, lawn mowers, leaf blower, chainsaws, power lift tailgate hitch mounted, 2 lift chairs, TV center, walker, generator, CDs, Gaither CDs, bathtub chair, women clothing, lots of miscellaneous! TIPP CITY, 3791 Gearhart Road, Friday & Saturday 9am-4pm, Interesting Yard sale! antiques, books, clothing and more, No early sales! TROY, 1535 Saratoga Drive, Saturday, June 2 ONLY, 9am-6pm. Holiday/ Halloween decor, Derby glasses, fish tank, holiday Barbie set (1989-1998), wedding supplies, interior decor, and more. Cash only. TROY, 1642 Brook Park Road. Saturday Only 8am-3pm. Dishes, gardening, toys, treadmill, household, kitchen table, miscellaneous TROY, 1765 East State Route 41 (on Lock & Storage Side), Friday and Saturday 12pm-6pm. Multi family sale. Furniture, clothes, dishes, records, cds and dvds, too much to list TROY, 330 North Weston Road, Friday 9am-4pm, Saturday 9am-?, Baby clothes newborn to 4T, cribs, changing tables, car seat, toys, name brand women's and men's clothes BKE jeans, books, home decor, and much more!

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NOW HIRING: Companies desperately need employees to assemble products at home. No selling, any hours. $500 weekly potential. Info: (985)646-1700 Dept. OH-6011.

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TROY, 2065 South County Rd 25A, June 1st, June 2nd, 9am-4pm, House full, antique furniture, household items, hand crafted furniture, lots of old stuff, tools, hand crafted jewelry, artist on site. Too much to list! TROY, 2503 Inverness Court, Thursday 8am-12pm and Friday 8am-3:30pm. Clothings, books, games, holiday decorations, gardening items, jewelry, and lots more. TROY, 2570 Piqua-Troy Road, Saturday, Sunday 8am-4pm, Milk and pop bottles, licence plates, antique pull knobs, dishes, table saw, yard cart, girls clothes (8-12), toys, bike, lots of miscellaneous!

LOST CAT, large male, long haired, brown tiger with vivid green eyes, front declawed, neutered, bushy tail. Horseshoe Bend, 55 area (937)339-4338 LOST DOG, Yorkie male 7 years old, dark gray and tan. Last see on Wayne Street and Dorset. Reward (937)838-1212

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TROY, 625 Brookwood Drive (Brokenwoods Subdivision), Friday Only 9am-2pm, children clothes, junior and misses clothes, houseware items, toys, books, and lots of miscellaneous. TROY, 688 Skylark Drive, Thursday & Friday 9am-5pm, & Saturday 9am-12pm, clothes, many .50, women's, girls 6-12 , boys 4-8, handmade crib set , many toys, bikes, camera, books, movies, household, and miscellaneous.

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TROY, 713 East Canal (in rear). Friday and Saturday 9am-3pm. Sunday 11am-2pm. Furniture, household items, holiday, books, records, craft supplies, collectable's, candles, glassware, and much more. TROY, 804 South Mulberry Street, Saturday Only 8-2 Precious Moments, Denim Days, tools, furniture, glassware, toys, Cape Cod, Avon. TROY, corner of Robinhood. Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, 9am-? 5 Family, furniture, antiques, lamp, tables, chairs, dishes, pans, curtains, quilts. dolls, jewelry, vintage/country items, garden/yard items. large perennials, clothes dryer, tools, exercise equipment, baby seats.

2012 Postal Positions $14.80-$36.00+/hr Federal hire/full benefits No Experience, Call Today 1-800-593-2664 ext.156p BarryStaff is now hiring machine operators and assemblers for a Tipp City factory, Temp to Hire. Apply at: 22 S. Jefferson Street Dayton OH 9am to 10:30am or 1pm to 2:30pm Monday - Thursday or call 461-9732 for more information Must have clean background and pass drug test. EOE

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WANTED WANTED We are looking for drivers to deliver the Troy Daily News on Daily, Sundays, holidays and on a varied as needed basis.

TROY, 498 Shaftsbury Road, Friday 9am-5pm, Saturday 9am-Noon, like new designer full bed, cable ready console TV, snow blowers, mower, tool boxes, tool bench, lots of miscellaneous.

TROY, 54 Boone Drive, Thursday and Friday, 8am-6pm. Barn, garage, attic, utility room, 40 years of hoarding must go. Trash, treasure, junk, Christmas, craft, tools, watches, jewelry, knick knacks, sport coats 42-46, rummage boxes

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TROY, 3549 West State Route 41, May 31st-June 2nd, 8am-5pm. Huge selection of 2T-5T girl clothes, baby items, crib, toys, playhouse, swingset.

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SHERIFF’S SALE MIAMI COUNTY COMMON PLEAS Case No.: 11-346 Wells Fargo Bank, NA vs. Lance R. Leveck, et al Pursuant to the command of an Order of Sale in the above name cause to me directed by the Court of Common Pleas of Miami County, Ohio, I will offer at Public Sale in the lobby of the Sheriff on July 3, 2012 at 10:00 o’clock in the a.m. the following described premises, to-wit: Situated in the City of Troy, County of Miami, and State of Ohio Parcel Number: D08-020610 Also known as: 306 Summit Avenue, Troy, Ohio 45373 A full legal description may be obtained in the Office of the Recorder of Miami County, Ohio. Appraised at Fifty Seven Thousand and 00/100 ($57,000.00) Dollars and cannot be sold for less than two-thirds of the appraisement. TERMS OF SALE: 10% of appraised value down time of sale and .5% of appraised value for conveyance and recording, balance within 30 days of confirmation. Lindsay Niehaus, Attorney 6/1, 6/8, 6/15-2012 2288430

SHERIFF’S SALE MIAMI COUNTY COMMON PLEAS Case No.: 11-748 PNC Bank, N.A. vs. Scott T. Hess, et al Pursuant to the command of an Order of Sale in the above name cause to me directed by the Court of Common Pleas of Miami County, Ohio, I will offer at Public Sale in the lobby of the Sheriff on July 3, 2012 at 10:00 o’clock in the a.m. the following described premises, to-wit: Situated in the Village of West Milton, County of Miami, and State of Ohio Parcel Number: L39-010860 Also known as: 653 Winding Way, West Milton, Ohio 45383 A full legal description may be obtained in the Office of the Recorder of Miami County, Ohio. Appraised at Seventy Thousand and 00/100 ($70,000.00) Dollars and cannot be sold for less than two-thirds of the appraisement. TERMS OF SALE: 10% of appraised value down time of sale and .5% of appraised value for conveyance and recording, balance within 30 days of confirmation. Canice J. Fogarty, Attorney 6/1, 6/8, 6/15-2012 2288432

SHERIFF’S SALE MIAMI COUNTY COMMON PLEAS Case No.: 10-508 BAC Home Loans Servicing, LP fka Countrywide Home Loans Servicing, LP vs. Spencer L. Griswold, et al Pursuant to the command of an Order of Sale in the above name cause to me directed by the Court of Common Pleas of Miami County, Ohio, I will offer at Public Sale in the lobby of the Sheriff on July 3, 2012 at 10:00 o’clock in the a.m. the following described premises, to-wit: Situated in the City of Troy, County of Miami, and State of Ohio Parcel Number: D08-056236 Also known as: 1314 Saratoga Drive, Troy, Ohio 45373 A full legal description may be obtained in the Office of the Recorder of Miami County, Ohio. Appraised at Fifty Eight Thousand and 00/100 ($58,000.00) Dollars and cannot be sold for less than two-thirds of the appraisement. TERMS OF SALE: 10% of appraised value down time of sale and .5% of appraised value for conveyance and recording, balance within 30 days of confirmation. Jeffrey R. Jinkens, Attorney 6/1, 6/8, 6/15-2012 2288431

SHERIFF’S SALE MIAMI COUNTY COMMON PLEAS Case No.: 12-084 PNC Bank, NA vs. Brian J. Horst, et al Pursuant to the command of an Order of Sale in the above name cause to me directed by the Court of Common Pleas of Miami County, Ohio, I will offer at Public Sale in the lobby of the Sheriff on July 3, 2012 at 10:00 o’clock in the a.m. the following described premises, to-wit: Situated in the City of Troy, County of Miami, and State of Ohio Parcel Number: D08-055582 Also known as: 1056 South Nutmeg Square, Troy, Ohio 45373 A full legal description may be obtained in the Office of the Recorder of Miami County, Ohio. Appraised at Eighty Three Thousand Three Hundred and 00/100 ($83,300.00) Dollars and cannot be sold for less than two-thirds of the appraisement. TERMS OF SALE: 10% of appraised value down time of sale and .5% of appraised value for conveyance and recording, balance within 30 days of confirmation. Canice J. Fogarty, Attorney 6/1, 6/8, 6/15-2012 2288434

COURT OF COMMON PLEAS MIAMI COUNTY, OHIO Case No.: 12 CV 00287 Judge: Christopher Gee HSBC Bank USA, National Association as Indenture Trustee for People's Choice Home Loan Securities Trust Series 2005-1, Mortgage-Backed Notes, Series 2005-1 Plaintiff, -vsUNKNOWN HEIRS, BENEFICIARIES, FIDUCIARIES, DONEES, AND DEVISEES OF MARY A. JOHNSON et al. Defendants. LEGAL NOTICE Unknown Heirs, Beneficiaries, Fiduciaries, Donees, and Devisees of Mary A. Johnson, whose last place of residence is unknown, will take notice that on May 7, 2012, HSBC Bank USA, National Association as Indenture Trustee for People's Choice Home Loan Securities Trust Series 2005-1, Mortgage-Backed Notes, Series 2005-1 filed its Complaint in Case No. 12 CV 00287 in the Court of Common Pleas of Miami County, 201 W. Main St., Troy, OH 45373, seeking foreclosure and alleging that the Defendant Unknown Heirs, Beneficiaries, Fiduciaries, Donees, and Devisees of Mary A. Johnson has or claims to have an interest in the real estate described below: Permanent Parcel #: G15-002170 Property Address: 318 South Second Street, Tipp City, OH 45371 The Defendant named above is required to answer on or before the 6th day of July, 2012. HSBC Bank USA, National Association as Indenture Trustee for People's Choice Home Loan Securities Trust Series 2005-1, Mortgage-Backed Notes, Series 2005-1 SHAPIRO, VAN ESS, PHILLIPS & BARRAGATE, LLP Lindsay Niehaus Esq., Attorney at Law Attorney for Plaintiff-Petitioner 4805 Montgomery Road, Suite 320 Norwood, Ohio 45212 (513) 396-8100 5/25, 6/1, 6/8-2012 2284496


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SHERIFF’S SALE MIAMI COUNTY COMMON PLEAS Case No.: 11-551 CitiMortgage, Inc. vs. Michael L. Younce, et al Pursuant to the command of an Order of Sale in the above name cause to me directed by the Court of Common Pleas of Miami County, Ohio, I will offer at Public Sale in the lobby of the Sheriff on June 27, 2012 at 10:00 o’clock in the a.m. the following described premises, to-wit: Situated in the Township of Union, County of Miami, and State of Ohio Parcel Number: L32-040150 Prior Deed Reference: Volume 711, Page 880 on December 15, 2000 and Volume 713, Page 170 on January 29, 2001 Also known as: 6884 South Shiloh Road, West Milton, Ohio 45383 A full legal description may be obtained in the Office of the Recorder of Miami County, Ohio. Appraised at One Hundred Ten Thousand and 00/100 ($110,000.00) Dollars and cannot be sold for less than two-thirds of the appraisement. TERMS OF SALE: 10% of appraised value down time of sale and .5% of appraised value for conveyance and recording, balance within 30 days of confirmation. Peter L. Mehler, Attorney 5/25, 6/1, 6/8-2012

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SHERIFF’S SALE MIAMI COUNTY COMMON PLEAS Case No.: 12-159 Fifth Third Mortgage Company vs. Christine D. Spitler, et al Pursuant to the command of an Order of Sale in the above name cause to me directed by the Court of Common Pleas of Miami County, Ohio, I will offer at Public Sale in the lobby of the Sheriff on July 3, 2012 at 10:00 o’clock in the a.m. the following described premises, to-wit: Situated in the Township of Newton (now Village of Pleasant Hill), County of Miami, and State of Ohio Parcel Number: I26-006400 & I26-006406 Also known as: 700 North State Route 48, Pleasant Hill, Ohio 45359 A full legal description may be obtained in the Office of the Recorder of Miami County, Ohio. Appraised at One Hundred Forty Thousand and 00/100 ($140,000.00) Dollars and cannot be sold for less than two-thirds of the appraisement. TERMS OF SALE: 10% of appraised value down time of sale and .5% of appraised value for conveyance and recording, balance within 30 days of confirmation. Kriss D. Felty, Attorney 6/1, 6/8, 6/15-2012

SHERIFF’S SALE MIAMI COUNTY COMMON PLEAS Case No.: 12-147 Bank of America, NA vs. Michael A. Trimbach, et al Pursuant to the command of an Order of Sale in the above name cause to me directed by the Court of Common Pleas of Miami County, Ohio, I will offer at Public Sale in the lobby of the Sheriff on July 3, 2012 at 10:00 o’clock in the a.m. the following described premises, to-wit: Situated in the Village of West Milton, County of Miami, and State of Ohio Parcel Number: L39-012920 & L39-012918 Also known as: 310 & V/L West Frederick-Garland Road, West Milton, Ohio 45383 A full legal description may be obtained in the Office of the Recorder of Miami County, Ohio. Appraised at Ninety Thousand and 00/100 ($90,000.00) Dollars and cannot be sold for less than two-thirds of the appraisement. TERMS OF SALE: 10% of appraised value down time of sale and .5% of appraised value for conveyance and recording, balance within 30 days of confirmation. George J. Annos, Attorney 6/1, 6/8, 6/15-2012

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SHERIFF’S SALE MIAMI COUNTY COMMON PLEAS Case No.: 12-145 Bank of America, NA vs. Shadrick J. Roop, et al Pursuant to the command of an Order of Sale in the above name cause to me directed by the Court of Common Pleas of Miami County, Ohio, I will offer at Public Sale in the lobby of the Sheriff on June 20, 2012 at 10:00 o’clock in the a.m. the following described premises, to-wit: Situated in the City of Troy, County of Miami, and State of Ohio Parcel Number: D08-053240 Also known as: 1065 South Mystic Lane, Troy, Ohio 45373 A full legal description may be obtained in the Office of the Recorder of Miami County, Ohio. Appraised at Seventy Three Thousand and 00/100 ($73,000.00) Dollars and cannot be sold for less than two-thirds of the appraisement. TERMS OF SALE: 10% of appraised value down time of sale and .5% of appraised value for conveyance and recording, balance within 30 days of confirmation. George J. Annos, Attorney 5/18, 5/25, 6/1-2012

SHERIFF’S SALE MIAMI COUNTY COMMON PLEAS Case No.: 11-314 GMAC Mortgage, LLC vs. Kara C. Engle, et al Pursuant to the command of an Order of Sale in the above name cause to me directed by the Court of Common Pleas of Miami County, Ohio, I will offer at Public Sale in the lobby of the Sheriff on June 27, 2012 at 10:00 o’clock in the a.m. the following described premises, to-wit: Situated in the City of Tipp City, County of Miami, and State of Ohio Parcel Number: G15-009100 Also known as: 216 North Third Street, Tipp City, Ohio 45371 A full legal description may be obtained in the Office of the Recorder of Miami County, Ohio. Appraised at One Hundred Eight Thousand and 00/100 ($108,000.00) Dollars and cannot be sold for less than two-thirds of the appraisement. TERMS OF SALE: 10% of appraised value down time of sale and .5% of appraised value for conveyance and recording, balance within 30 days of confirmation. Andrew C. Clark, Attorney 5/25, 6/1, 6/8-2012

SHERIFF’S SALE MIAMI COUNTY COMMON PLEAS Case No.: 12-040 The Bank of New York Mellon vs. Michael C. Brokschmidt, et al Pursuant to the command of an Order of Sale in the above name cause to me directed by the Court of Common Pleas of Miami County, Ohio, I will offer at Public Sale in the lobby of the Sheriff on June 27, 2012 at 10:00 o’clock in the a.m. the following described premises, to-wit: Situated in the Village of West Milton, County of Miami, and State of Ohio Parcel Number: L39-002910 Prior Deed Reference: Volume 756, Page 876 Also known as: 319 North Jay Street, West Milton, Ohio 45383 A full legal description may be obtained in the Office of the Recorder of Miami County, Ohio. Appraised at Thirty Nine Thousand and 00/100 ($39,000.00) Dollars and cannot be sold for less than two-thirds of the appraisement. TERMS OF SALE: 10% of appraised value down time of sale and .5% of appraised value for conveyance and recording, balance within 30 days of confirmation. Ryan F. Hemmerle, Attorney 5/25, 6/1, 6/8-2012

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SHERIFF’S SALE MIAMI COUNTY COMMON PLEAS Case No.: 11-705 U.S. Bank, NA vs. Michael C. Melvin, et al Pursuant to the command of an Order of Sale in the above name cause to me directed by the Court of Common Pleas of Miami County, Ohio, I will offer at Public Sale in the lobby of the Sheriff on June 27, 2012 at 10:00 o’clock in the a.m. the following described premises, towit: Situated in the Township of Lostcreek, County of Miami, and State of Ohio Parcel Number: F10-036989 Prior Deed Reference: Fiduciary Deed, Volume 36, Page 454 Recorded March 6, 2002 Also known as: 3730 Rugged Hill Road, Casstown, Ohio 45312 A full legal description may be obtained in the Office of the Recorder of Miami County, Ohio. Appraised at One Hundred Fifty Thousand and 00/100 ($150,000.00) Dollars and cannot be sold for less than two-thirds of the appraisement. TERMS OF SALE: 10% of appraised value down time of sale and .5% of appraised value for conveyance and recording, balance within 30 days of confirmation. Robert R. Hoose, Attorney 5/25, 6/1, 6/8-2012

SHERIFF’S SALE MIAMI COUNTY COMMON PLEAS Case No.: 11-405 JPMorgan Chase Bank, NA vs. Michael G. Arvin, et al Pursuant to the command of an Order of Sale in the above name cause to me directed by the Court of Common Pleas of Miami County, Ohio, I will offer at Public Sale in the lobby of the Sheriff on June 20, 2012 at 10:00 o’clock in the a.m. the following described premises, to-wit: Situated in the Township of Monroe, County of Miami, and State of Ohio Parcel Number: G12-082936 Prior Deed Reference: Volume 799, Page 376 Also known as: 7970 Cliffwood Drive, Tipp City, Ohio 45371 A full legal description may be obtained in the Office of the Recorder of Miami County, Ohio. Appraised at One Hundred Ninety Eight Thousand and 00/100 ($198,000.00) Dollars and cannot be sold for less than two-thirds of the appraisement. TERMS OF SALE: 10% of appraised value down time of sale and .5% of appraised value for conveyance and recording, balance within 30 days of confirmation. Christopher J. Mantica, Attorney 5/18 5/25, 6/1-2012

SHERIFF’S SALE MIAMI COUNTY COMMON PLEAS Case No.: 10-244 BAC Home Loans Servicing, LP fka Countrywide Home Loans Servicing, LP vs. Scott A. Scarborough, et al Pursuant to the command of an Order of Sale in the above name cause to me directed by the Court of Common Pleas of Miami County, Ohio, I will offer at Public Sale in the lobby of the Sheriff on June 20, 2012 at 10:00 o’clock in the a.m. the following described premises, towit: Situated in the Township of Concord, County of Miami, and State of Ohio Parcel Number: C06-083770 Prior Deed Reference: General Warranty Deed, Book 729, Page 71, filed July 10, 2002 Also known as: 1685 Marby Drive, Troy, Ohio 45373 A full legal description may be obtained in the Office of the Recorder of Miami County, Ohio. Appraised at Two Hundred Ten Thousand and 00/100 ($210,000.00) Dollars and cannot be sold for less than two-thirds of the appraisement. TERMS OF SALE: 10% of appraised value down time of sale and .5% of appraised value for conveyance and recording, balance within 30 days of confirmation. Robert R. Hoose, Attorney 5/18 5/25, 6/1-2012

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SHERIFF’S SALE MIAMI COUNTY COMMON PLEAS Case No.: 11-534 U.S. Bank, NA vs. Jeffrey S. Eads, et al Pursuant to the command of an Order of Sale in the above name cause to me directed by the Court of Common Pleas of Miami County, Ohio, I will offer at Public Sale in the lobby of the Sheriff on June 20, 2012 at 10:00 o’clock in the a.m. the following described premises, to-wit: Situated in the Township of Monroe, County of Miami, and State of Ohio Parcel Number: G12-049800 Also known as: 7080 Peters Road, Tipp City, Ohio 45371 A full legal description may be obtained in the Office of the Recorder of Miami County, Ohio. Appraised at One Hundred Forty Seven Thousand and 00/100 ($147,000.00) Dollars and cannot be sold for less than two-thirds of the appraisement. TERMS OF SALE: 10% of appraised value down time of sale and .5% of appraised value for conveyance and recording, balance within 30 days of confirmation. Stan C. Cwalinski, Attorney 5/18 5/25, 6/1-2012

SHERIFF’S SALE MIAMI COUNTY COMMON PLEAS Case No.: 11-659 Fifth Third Mortgage Company vs. Robert E. Brandenburg, Jr., et al Pursuant to the command of an Order of Sale in the above name cause to me directed by the Court of Common Pleas of Miami County, Ohio, I will offer at Public Sale in the lobby of the Sheriff on June 20, 2012 at 10:00 o’clock in the a.m. the following described premises, to-wit: Situated in the City of Tipp City, County of Miami, and State of Ohio Parcel Number: G15-022946 Prior Deed Reference: Book 695, Page 652 Also known as: 853 Brookmere Avenue, Tipp City, Ohio 4537 A full legal description may be obtained in the Office of the Recorder of Miami County, Ohio. Appraised at Three Hundred Twenty Four Thousand and 00/100 ($324,000.00) Dollars and cannot be sold for less than two-thirds of the appraisement. TERMS OF SALE: 10% of appraised value down time of sale and .5% of appraised value for conveyance and recording, balance within 30 days of confirmation. Jennifer N. Heller, Attorney 5/18 5/25, 6/1-2012

SHERIFF’S SALE MIAMI COUNTY COMMON PLEAS Case No.: 12-103 The Bank of New York Mellon vs. Mark D. Coffee, et al Pursuant to the command of an Order of Sale in the above name cause to me directed by the Court of Common Pleas of Miami County, Ohio, I will offer at Public Sale in the lobby of the Sheriff on June 20, 2012 at 10:00 o’clock in the a.m. the following described premises, to-wit: Situated in the Town of New Lebanon (Potsdam), County of Miami, and State of Ohio Parcel Number: L38-000001 Also known as: 5 East Cross Street, Potsdam, Ohio 45337 A full legal description may be obtained in the Office of the Recorder of Miami County, Ohio. Appraised at Twenty Two Thousand and 00/100 ($22,000.00) Dollars and cannot be sold for less than two-thirds of the appraisement. TERMS OF SALE: 10% of appraised value down time of sale and .5% of appraised value for conveyance and recording, balance within 30 days of confirmation. Joshua J. Epling, Attorney 5/18 5/25, 6/1-2012

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SHERIFF’S SALE MIAMI COUNTY COMMON PLEAS Case No.: 11-559 U.S. Bank, NA vs. Bradley R. Hayes, et al Pursuant to the command of an Order of Sale in the above name cause to me directed by the Court of Common Pleas of Miami County, Ohio, I will offer at Public Sale in the lobby of the Sheriff on June 20, 2012 at 10:00 o’clock in the a.m. the following described premises, to-wit: Situated in the Village of West Milton, County of Miami, and State of Ohio Parcel Number: L39-008040 Also known as: 32 Duerr Drive, West Milton, Ohio 45383 A full legal description may be obtained in the Office of the Recorder of Miami County, Ohio. Appraised at One Hundred Twenty Five Thousand and 00/100 ($125,000.00) Dollars and cannot be sold for less than two-thirds of the appraisement. TERMS OF SALE: 10% of appraised value down time of sale and .5% of appraised value for conveyance and recording, balance within 30 days of confirmation. Ashley R. Carnes, Attorney 5/18 5/25, 6/1-2012

SHERIFF’S SALE MIAMI COUNTY COMMON PLEAS Case No.: 09-211 The Bank of New York Mellon vs. Raymond J. Fleming, et al Pursuant to the command of an Order of Sale in the above name cause to me directed by the Court of Common Pleas of Miami County, Ohio, I will offer at Public Sale in the lobby of the Sheriff on June 20, 2012 at 10:00 o’clock in the a.m. the following described premises, to-wit: Situated in the City of Troy, County of Miami, and State of Ohio Parcel Number: D08-101930 Also known as: 820 Willow Creek Way, Troy, Ohio 45373 A full legal description may be obtained in the Office of the Recorder of Miami County, Ohio. Appraised at Two Hundred Five Thousand and 00/100 ($205,000.00) Dollars and cannot be sold for less than two-thirds of the appraisement. TERMS OF SALE: 10% of appraised value down time of sale and .5% of appraised value for conveyance and recording, balance within 30 days of confirmation. Kyle E. Timken, Attorney 5/18 5/25, 6/1-2012

SHERIFF’S SALE MIAMI COUNTY COMMON PLEAS Case No.: 11-152 PNC Bank, NA vs. Denise A. Hedrick, et al Pursuant to the command of an Order of Sale in the above name cause to me directed by the Court of Common Pleas of Miami County, Ohio, I will offer at Public Sale in the lobby of the Sheriff on June 20, 2012 at 10:00 o’clock in the a.m. the following described premises, to-wit: Situated in the City of Troy, County of Miami, and State of Ohio Parcel Number: D08-020200 Prior Deed Reference: Book 748, Page 118 Also known as: 538 Lake Street, Troy, Ohio 45373 A full legal description may be obtained in the Office of the Recorder of Miami County, Ohio. Appraised at Forty Eight Thousand and 00/100 ($48,000.00) Dollars and cannot be sold for less than two-thirds of the appraisement. TERMS OF SALE: 10% of appraised value down time of sale and .5% of appraised value for conveyance and recording, balance within 30 days of confirmation. Jeffrey A. Tobe, Attorney 5/18 5/25, 6/1-2012

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SHERIFF’S SALE MIAMI COUNTY COMMON PLEAS Case No.: 11-676 The Bank of New York Mellon vs. Melanie J. Grote, et al Pursuant to the command of an Order of Sale in the above name cause to me directed by the Court of Common Pleas of Miami County, Ohio, I will offer at Public Sale in the lobby of the Sheriff on June 20, 2012 at 10:00 o’clock in the a.m. the following described premises, to-wit: Situated in the Township of Concord, County of Miami, and State of Ohio Parcel Number: C06-081803 Also known as: 1920 South County Road 25-A, Troy, Ohio 45373 A full legal description may be obtained in the Office of the Recorder of Miami County, Ohio. Appraised at Sixty Thousand and 00/100 ($60,000.00) Dollars and cannot be sold for less than two-thirds of the appraisement. TERMS OF SALE: 10% of appraised value down time of sale and .5% of appraised value for conveyance and recording, balance within 30 days of confirmation. Melissa N. Meinhart, Attorney 5/18 5/25, 6/1-2012

SHERIFF’S SALE MIAMI COUNTY COMMON PLEAS Case No.: 11-862 PNC Bank, NA vs. Carl A. Hill, et al Pursuant to the command of an Order of Sale in the above name cause to me directed by the Court of Common Pleas of Miami County, Ohio, I will offer at Public Sale in the lobby of the Sheriff on June 20, 2012 at 10:00 o’clock in the a.m. the following described premises, to-wit: Situated in the Township of Union, County of Miami, and State of Ohio Parcel Number: L32-024890 Also known as: 5510 State Route 55, Ludlow Falls, Ohio 45339 A full legal description may be obtained in the Office of the Recorder of Miami County, Ohio. Appraised at Eighty Five Thousand and 00/100 ($85,000.00) Dollars and cannot be sold for less than two-thirds of the appraisement. TERMS OF SALE: 10% of appraised value down time of sale and .5% of appraised value for conveyance and recording, balance within 30 days of confirmation. Canice J. Fogarty, Attorney 5/18 5/25, 6/1-2012

SHERIFF’S SALE MIAMI COUNTY COMMON PLEAS Case No.: 12-129 Everbank vs. Angela M. Gibson, et al Pursuant to the command of an Order of Sale in the above name cause to me directed by the Court of Common Pleas of Miami County, Ohio, I will offer at Public Sale in the lobby of the Sheriff on June 20, 2012 at 10:00 o’clock in the a.m. the following described premises, to-wit: Situated in the Township of Union, County of Miami, and State of Ohio Parcel Number: L32-067744 Also known as: 7520 South Kessler-Frederick Road, West Milton, Ohio 45383 A full legal description may be obtained in the Office of the Recorder of Miami County, Ohio. Appraised at Fifty Five Thousand and 00/100 ($55,000.00) Dollars and cannot be sold for less than two-thirds of the appraisement. TERMS OF SALE: 10% of appraised value down time of sale and .5% of appraised value for conveyance and recording, balance within 30 days of confirmation. Kriss D. Felty, Attorney 5/18 5/25, 6/1-2012

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14 • Troy Daily News • Classifieds That Work • Friday, June 1, 2012 SHERIFF’S SALE MIAMI COUNTY COMMON PLEAS Case No.: 12-175 Fifth Third Mortgage Company vs. Mary M. Skinner, et al Pursuant to the command of an Order of Sale in the above name cause to me directed by the Court of Common Pleas of Miami County, Ohio, I will offer at Public Sale in the lobby of the Sheriff on July 3, 2012 at 10:00 o’clock in the a.m. the following described premises, to-wit: Situated in the Village of West Milton, County of Miami, and State of Ohio Parcel Number: L39-012343 Also known as: 1119 Larrel Lane, West Milton, Ohio 45383 A full legal description may be obtained in the Office of the Recorder of Miami County, Ohio. Appraised at Eighty Two Thousand and 00/100 ($82,000.00) Dollars and cannot be sold for less than two-thirds of the appraisement. TERMS OF SALE: 10% of appraised value down time of sale and .5% of appraised value for conveyance and recording, balance within 30 days of confirmation. George J. Annos, Attorney 6/1, 6/8, 6/15-2012 2288418

SHERIFF’S SALE MIAMI COUNTY COMMON PLEAS Case No.: 11-522 JP Morgan Chase Bank, NA, successor by merger to Chase Home Finance, LLC successor by merger to Chase Manhattan Mortgage Corporation vs. Christina M. Richhart, et al Pursuant to the command of an Order of Sale in the above name cause to me directed by the Court of Common Pleas of Miami County, Ohio, I will offer at Public Sale in the lobby of the Sheriff on July 3, 2012 at 10:00 o’clock in the a.m. the following described premises, towit: Situated in the Village of Laura, County of Miami, and State of Ohio Parcel Number: L36-001810 Prior Deed Reference: Deed Book 724, Page 492 Also known as: 114 Pike Street, Laura, Ohio 45337 A full legal description may be obtained in the Office of the Recorder of Miami County, Ohio. Appraised at Sixty Nine Thousand and 00/100 ($69,000.00) Dollars and cannot be sold for less than twothirds of the appraisement. TERMS OF SALE: 10% of appraised value down time of sale and .5% of appraised value for conveyance and recording, balance within 30 days of confirmation. Jeffrey A. Tobe, Attorney 6/1, 6/8, 6/15-2012

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SHERIFF’S SALE MIAMI COUNTY COMMON PLEAS Case No.: 12-176 U.S. Bank, NA vs. Edith Fay Wilmoth, et al Pursuant to the command of an Order of Sale in the above name cause to me directed by the Court of Common Pleas of Miami County, Ohio, I will offer at Public Sale in the lobby of the Sheriff on July 3, 2012 at 10:00 o’clock in the a.m. the following described premises, towit: Situated in the Township of Monroe, County of Miami, and State of Ohio Parcel Number: G12-056880 & G12-056900 Prior Deed Reference: Judgment and Final Decree of Divorce, Book 565, Page 436, Filed 02/24/1983 Also known as: 7650 South County Road, Tipp City, Ohio 45371 A full legal description may be obtained in the Office of the Recorder of Miami County, Ohio. Appraised at Thirty Nine Thousand and 00/100 ($39,000.00) Dollars and cannot be sold for less than twothirds of the appraisement. TERMS OF SALE: 10% of appraised value down time of sale and .5% of appraised value for conveyance and recording, balance within 30 days of confirmation. Robert R. Hoose, Attorney 6/1, 6/8, 6/15-2012

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SHERIFF’S SALE MIAMI COUNTY COMMON PLEAS Case No.: 11-867 Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. vs. Phillip Diehl, et al Pursuant to the command of an Order of Sale in the above name cause to me directed by the Court of Common Pleas of Miami County, Ohio, I will offer at Public Sale in the lobby of the Sheriff on July 3, 2012 at 10:00 o’clock in the a.m. the following described premises, to-wit: Situated in the Village of Pleasant Hill, County of Miami, and State of Ohio Parcel Number: I26-001000 Also known as: 10 North Long Street, Pleasant Hill, Ohio 45359 A full legal description may be obtained in the Office of the Recorder of Miami County, Ohio. Appraised at Fifty Eight Thousand and 00/100 ($58,000.00) Dollars and cannot be sold for less than two-thirds of the appraisement. TERMS OF SALE: 10% of appraised value down time of sale and .5% of appraised value for conveyance and recording, balance within 30 days of confirmation. Kelly A. Spengler, Attorney 6/1, 6/8, 6/15-2012

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• GOLF: The Troy Football Alumni Association is sponsoring a golf tournament July 21 at the Troy Country Club. It is a four-man scramble with a 2 p.m. shotgun start. The cost is $75 per person, with proceeds from the event to go to the Troy Football Alumni Association scholarship fund. Spaces are limited. For more information or to register, contact Chris Madigan at madigan-c@troy.k12.oh.us or (937) 332-3805. • BASKETBALL: The Troy boys basketball camp will be on June 4-7. The camp, held in the Trojan Activities Center, for grades 1-4 will be from 9 a.m. to noon. For grades 5-8, the camp will be from 1 to 3:30 p.m. on June 4, then will start at 1 to 4:15 p.m. June 5-7. The camp will feature former Troy standout and former Ohio State basketball player Matt Terwilliger. Camp forms have been delivered to each homeroom teacher and addition forms available in school offices. The fee is $55. To sign up, send application to Coach Miller, Troy High School, 151 Staunton Road, Troy, OH 45373. For questions or concerns, contact coach Tim Miller at his school line (937) 3326068 or at home (937) 339-6576. • BASKETBALL: Newton High School will host a basketball camp June 11-14. For boys in grades 3-7 as of Sept. 2012, the camp will run from 8:30-11:30 a.m. and will cost $50. For boys in grades 8-12, camp will run from 1-3 p.m. and cost $30. For more information, call Steve Fisher at 6762002. • BASKETBALL: The Red Devil Basketball Youth Camp will be from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. June 11-14 at Tippecanoe High School. The camp is for boys who will be in grades 6-8 next year. The cost is $70 before June 1 and $75 after June 1. Skill instruction, games, Tshirt and string bag are included in the fee. For more information, e-mail dlpittenger@tippcity.k12.oh.us.

Buccs wanted more Fall short in state semifinal, 5-3 BY BEN ROBINSON Sports Writer For the second straight year the Covington Buccaneers made the trip to Firestone Stadium in Akron with every intention of bringing home a state championship. So the disappointment was apparent after another loss in the Division IV State semifinal game, this time to Vienna STAFF PHOTO/BEN ROBINSON Mathews by the score of 5-3. Covington catcher Connor Schaffer makes a diving catch during “This wasn’t what we came Thursday’s Division IV State semifinal game at Firestone Field in here for,” Covington coach Dean Akron. Denlinger said in regards to

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SATURDAY Track and Field State meet at Jesse Owens Stadium Division I Troy, Tippecanoe (noon) Division III Bradford, Covington, Lehman, Miami East (9:30 a.m.) Legion Baseball Troy Bombers at Vandalia ACME (1 p.m.) SUNDAY Legion Baseball Sidney Legion at Troy Bombers (1 p.m.)

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Devils need to recover from loss The New Jersey Devils are in danger of becoming the latest team to be steamrolled by the Los Angeles Kings. The Devils played one of their worst games of the postseason in dropping the series opener 2-1 in overtime Wednesday night here, and they can’t afford another sub-par effort. See Page 16.

Dragons Lair DAYTON — Joe Terry's single to center field drove in Kurtis Muller from second with the winning run in the bottom of the ninth inning as Dayton came from behind to defeat South Bend 8-7. The Dragons scored three runs in the bottom of the ninth to win their fourth straight home game.

falling short. “Yeah, we had a good year, but we wanted more.” Since last year’s 2-0 loss to Strasburg-Franklin, who eventually won the state title, the players on the Covington roster worked as hard as ever with every intention of returning to state — and winning it all. Considering all the sacrifices they made, it makes losing that much more difficult to deal with. “It’s going to take a while to

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Tiger Woods hits out of a sand trap on the 12th hole during the first round of the Memorial at the Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin Thursday.

SPORTS CALENDAR TODAY Track and Field State meet at Jesse Owens Stadium Division I Troy, Tippecanoe (4:45 p.m.) Division III Bradford, Covington, Lehman, Miami East (9:30 a.m.) Legion Baseball Muncie Mavericks at Troy Post 43 (7 p.m.)

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Tippecanoe’s Grant Koch — seen here winning the 800 at last week’s regional meet — will compete Saturday at the Division I State meet in Columbus.

Burning bright Tipp’s Wharton, Koch ready for state competition BY JOSH BROWN Sports Editor jbrown@tdnpublishing.com Sam Wharton has thrived on upper-echelon competition his entire career. Grant Koch has proved the past two weeks that he has the same fire in him. Saturday, they both plan on lighting up the track at Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium. Koch has battled his way to a district and regional championship in the 800 over the past two weeks, while Wharton won the district race and was second to one TIPP CITY of the prime contenders in the regional 3,200 race — and both will be put to the test like never before at the Division I State track meet Saturday afternoon. And that’s just fine with them. “These two kids are some of the fiercest competitors I’ve ever worked with,” Tippecanoe distance coach Steve Verhoff said. “Competition is what makes them go.” But both had work to do to get to where they are throughout the season, strengthening opposite areas of their race. “Sam’s biggest asset is his endurance, but his biggest drawback going into the season was his speed,” Tippecanoe head coach Bob Crawford said. “The 3,200 was almost too short for him. And Grant, on the other hand, he’s really strong, and he started to show that in his sophomore season. But he didn’t have the endurance. “We had a strategy going into the season on how we wanted to proceed with these guys, and FILE PHOTO/LEE WOOLERY/SPEEDSHOT PHOTO now it’s coming to fruition.” And they’ll both need every bit of that training Tippecanoe’s Sam Wharton — seen here winning the 3,200 at the Miami County Invitational ■ See DEVILS on 18 — will compete at the state meet Saturday.

All the big guns Star power at the Memorial BY JOEL WALKER Sports Writer DUBLIN — Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, Bubba Watson, Jim Furyk, Rory Mcllroy. The gang’s all here. “This is the strongest field we’ve had in a long time,” said Kaye Kessler, the former Columbus golf writer who was a public relations consultant during the early years of the tournament. What helps the Memorial is its position on the tour schedule — usually two weeks ahead of the U.S. Open, just the amount of time the players figure it takes to get ready for a major.

TDN AT THE MEMORIAL Woods, looking for his fifth Memorial win, got off to a good start with a 2-under 70. ‘I think the golf course was playing quick today,” Woods said. “It’s a hell of a test out there. And the wind is picking up a little bit. Hopefully we don’t get too much rain and this golf course plays quick the entire week” One late and negative development was Mickelson’s withdrawal after shooting 79 and pulling out with a bit of mental fatigue He said he also might have gone a little overboard for his wife Amy’s 40th birthday trip to Italy and Paris last month. Her birthday was

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‘Marathon Man’ Isner falls in lengthy 5-setter PARIS (AP) — This, then, is who John Isner is for now: The Marathon Man of Tennis, the guy who plays and plays and plays, for hours on end, until the last set seems interminable. At Wimbledon two years ago, he won 70-68 in the fifth, the longest set and match in tennis history. At Roland Garros on Thursday, as afternoon gave way to evening, the 10th-seeded

American lost 7-6 (2), 4-6, 4-6, 63, 18-16 to Paul-Henri Mathieu of France in the second round, a 5-hour, 41-minute test of stamina and attention span. This one goes in the books as the second-longest match, by time, in French Open history. “I just didn’t get it done. I felt like I got caught in patterns that weren’t ideal for me,” said a somber Isner, whose exit means

there are no U.S. men in the third round for the first time since 2007. “I wasn’t going for my shots at certain points in the match, and that comes from a little bit of a lack of confidence.” If the 6-foot-9 Isner, who led Georgia to an NCAA title, is going to become more than a novelty act, he needs to win encounters like Thursday’s, and not because of the duration but

because it was a first-week Grand Slam match against a player ranked 261st who got into the field thanks to a wild-card invitation from the tournament. After finally converting his seventh match point Isner never had one an emotional Mathieu thanked the partisan crowd in the main stadium for willing him

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■ Golf

Stallings quietly leads Memorial DUBLIN (AP) — Erik Compton considers the Memorial a special week no matter how he plays, knowing his second heart transplant came from a donor in Ohio. The opening round was even sweeter with three birdies on the back nine late Thursday afternoon at Muirfield Village for a 5under 67, leaving him oneshot out of the lead after a day that featured a timely rally by Rory McIlroy and a surprising departure by Phil Mickelson. When the day ended, Scott Stallings was atop the leaderboard with a 66 and hardly anyone noticed. Compton has been an AP PHOTO amazing story as long as he Scott Stallings hits out of a sand trap on the 14th hole has played golf. He had his during the first round of the Memorial at the Muirfield first heart transplant at 12, Village Golf Club in Dublin Thursday. played in the Walker Cup

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made the cut in nine of 14 events this year. The day before the tournament he spent the morning visiting transplant patients at the Ohio State medical center. • Not As Expected Mike Weir 83, Bo Weekley 82, Kevin Na 76, Phil Mickelson 79-WD and several scores in the mid-70s. Not as easy as some expected. “I’m surprised the scoring hasn’t been a little lower,” McIlroy said. “I know the greens are firm and there were a few tricky pin placements out there. “But I still felt someone would have gone a little lower this morning. Anyway, it’s nice to be under par (he shot 71) and it’s nice not to be too far away from the lead.”

■ Boxing

Mayweather due to begin sentence LAS VEGAS (AP) — Free time is about to run out for Floyd Mayweather Jr., who is due to begin a three-month jail sentence in Las Vegas stemming from a hair-pulling, arm-twisting attack in September 2010 on the mother of three of his children. The unbeaten five-division champion’s legal and ring advisers weren’t immediately commenting Thursday about Mayweather’s scheduled Friday morning surrender before Las Vegas Justice of the Peace Melissa Saragosa. The judge sentenced him Dec. 22 for his guilty plea to reduced charges in the domestic battery case. Mayweather’s lawyers, Karen Winckler and Richard Wright, said previously they didn’t plan to seek another postponement or delay. Mayweather, now 35, was initially due to begin his sentence Jan. 6. But

ramped up the scrutiny, McIlroy took a quadruple bogey on his third hole of the tournament when he went from the bunker to the water, back over the pond to the drop area on a forward tee, and then into another bunker. He blasted onto the green and took two putts for a 7, and there were murmurs from the crowd to see him at 4-over par so early. The next 15 holes were much better, and he rallied for a 71. “It wasn’t the start I wanted to get off to, being 4 over through three holes, especially after the last few weeks,” McIlroy said. “I was just like, ‘Here we go again.’ But I hung in there well, and proud of myself for the way I just fought back. To finish the round under par, I thought was a really good

effort.” Tiger Woods, playing in the group behind him, chopped up the 18th hole for a double bogey and still managed a 2-under 70. “I didn’t do anything great and I didn’t do anything poorly,” Wood said. “I was just very consistent. And I think with the golf course being the way it’s set up, you just have to be that way. … Over the next three days, hopefully I can play as well as I did today.” Mickelson wasn’t anywhere near those scores, and when his round ended, he was nowhere near the golf course. Mickelson walked out of the scoring hut after signing for a 79 his worst score ever at the Memorial and said he was withdrawing because of mental fatigue.

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Memorial ■ CONTINUED FROM 15 Thursday. • Young Gun Keegan Bradley, one of the young guns on the tour, had the most upand-down round of the day Thursday He made two double bogeys, four bogeys, an eagle, two birdies and nine pars for 76. • Attention Grabber Eric Compton is starting to get more attention on the tour, and he should after shooting 67s like he did in Thursday’s opening round. He’s the double heart transplant recipient who received transplants in 1998 and 2008. Then he earned his tour card by finishing 13th on the Nationwide Tour last year. Now 32, he was diagnosed with an enlarged heart as a child. He’s

after a solid career at Georgia, nearly died from a heart attack on his way home from the golf course in 2007, had a second transplant in May 2008, and earned his PGA Tour card for the first time last year through the Nationwide Tour. “It’s just a great story, obviously, and it’s a great place for me, it’s a special place,” Compton said. “For me, there’s not a day that goes by that I don’t think about my donor. To be able to play here, regardless of whether I play good or bad, it’s just always a nice week.” It could have been another bad week for McIlroy. Coming off back-to-back missed cuts that cost him his No. 1 ranking and

Saragosa agreed at the last minute to let him remain free long enough to fight Miguel Cotto on May 5 in Las Vegas. The fighter who goes by the nickname “Money” won the bout and a guaranteed $32 million. Cotto was paid $8 million. Mayweather’s stint in the high-rise Clark County Detention Center in Las Vegas is expected to limit his ability to train for another fight. At least for the first week, Mayweather will be segregated for his protection from the other 3,200 inmates, Las Vegas police Officer Bill Cassell said. He’ll get one hour of exercise time a day outside his cell. Saragosa said when she sentenced Mayweather that she was particularly troubled that he threatened and hit ex-girlfriend Josie Harris while their two sons watched. The boys were 10 and 8 at the time.

Backs against the wall Up 2-0, Heat have Celtics fighting for playoff lives MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Heat know what’s coming from the Boston Celtics. “Their all,” Dwyane Wade said. That’s what usually happens when one team is fighting to save its season and in this case, the Big Four era in Boston might be at stake as well. The Eastern Conference finals shift to Boston on Friday night for Game 3, with the Heat holding a 2-0 lead after staving off perhaps the Celtics’ best shot to win a classic. Boston’s core of Rajon Rondo, Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett and Ray Allen combined to score 96 points in Game 2, the most they’ve ever scored in a game together, and it still wasn’t enough as the Heat held serve at home with a 115-111 overtime victory. So now, in a season of challenges for the Celtics, the toughest test yet has arrived. Only 14 teams in NBA history have rallied from an 0-2 hole to win a best-of-seven series, and the Celtics haven’t done it since 1969. “We still know we have to play better,” Boston coach Doc Rivers said Thursday. “But I think our guys know now that we can play (with Miami). And I don’t know if they did know it or not, but after Game 1, it was such a bad loss for us, I think we needed to have that type of game last night. Obviously, we’d have rather won it. But I think our guys are very confident going into Game 3.” There were whispers that the Celtics were finished when the season started with eight losses in 12 games, when they lost seven of eight games to sputter into the All-Star break with a losing record, when they lost their playoff opener to Atlanta, and again when they lost homecourt advantage to Philadelphia in the second

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Miami Heat fans celebrate during the second half of Game 2 in their NBA Eastern Conference finals series against the Boston Celtics Wednesday in Miami. round. Trailing Miami in this series is just the latest installment on that list, which the Heat say is ridiculous anyway. “We don’t buy any of that,” Heat coach Erik Spoelstra said. “All the labels that people are trying to throw on this team, forget about them. This is a championship team. They’ve proven themselves. And so the DNA that they have inside of them, that’s why they’re where they are right now. … You get them in a seven-game series with the experience that they have, they’re as tough as anybody.” Spoelstra got home from the arena in Miami early Thursday morning and quickly started studying film, which meant he got to relive how Rondo shredded the Heat in Game 2. Rondo finished with a remarkable 44-point, 10assist, eight-rebound effort, playing every moment of a 53-minute game. Spoelstra said afterward that Miami has no idea how to fully stop Rondo, and suggested on Thursday that while there are some things the Heat can try, he also knows the Celtics’ guard won’t be

completely shut down. “Let’s be objective about it,” Spoelstra said. “He was sensational.” The play that the Celtics were talking about after Game 2 wasn’t one of Rondo’s 16 made shots, but one of the eight he missed in overtime, in a tie game. Rondo was guarded by Miami power forward Udonis Haslem, a mismatch that got worse when Haslem took his eyes off Rondo for a moment. That’s when Rondo started his drive, getting met near the rim by Wade. The Celtics wanted a foul. Rondo was furious. No call came. Miami took 47 foul shots in Game 2, while Boston took 29. It was something Boston spoke volumes about Wednesday night, and Rivers addressed it again Thursday. “They are going to shoot a lot of free throws,” Rivers said of the Heat. “But we have to as well. And I thought Rondo was extremely aggressive last night.” Wade and LeBron James don’t need to be reminded that a two-game lead in a series while it usually means good things doesn’t guarantee much of any-

thing. Wade led a Heat comeback from a 2-0 series deficit against Dallas in the 2006 NBA finals. James rallied his Cleveland team from two games down to win the Eastern Conference crown a year later against Detroit. Don’t tell them this series is over. They know better. “All we did was win two at home,” Wade said. “That’s a very good team over there that we know is going to give us everything their all come the next four days when they get two at home in Boston.” Rivers said the Celtics believe they’re getting closer to figuring out how to beat Miami. His team seems to agree. “I’m not concerned at all,” Allen said. “After the game I think that everybody was, I say everybody was in good spirits, but at the same time we were disappointed. We were upset.” Rivers knows there are tons of questions about the future of the Celtics, especially if they lose a onesided series to Miami for the second straight year. The Heat needed five games to oust Boston in last season’s East semifinals.

■ National Hockey League

Devils can’t afford another off night NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The New Jersey Devils are in danger of becoming the latest team to be steamrolled by the Los Angeles Kings. The Devils played one of their worst games of the postseason in dropping the series opener 2-1 in overtime Wednesday night here, and they can’t afford another sub-par effort. Lose two games at home to a team that has posted a 9-0 record on the road this postseason, and the guys who lug around hockey’s biggest prize might start shining it in earnest after Saturday night’s contest at the Prudential Center. The situation is desperate for coach Peter DeBoer’s team. While they missed chances to win the opener, they also made a slew of mistakes that ranged from bad dump-ins of pucks,

being tentative on the ice, failing to shoot when the shot was there, and leaving the Kings open. The most glaring error came in the overtime when Anze Kopitar scored on a breakaway. The problems can be fixed. The bad news is that the Kings weren’t exactly at their best either … and still won. And if you’re a Devil, here’s a scary fact. The Kings have played some of their best hockey in Game 2s of their three previous series, beating Vancouver, St. Louis and Phoenix by a combined 13-4 margin to take commanding 2-0 series lead back to Los Angeles each time. “The comforting thing for me is when I listen to the comments of our players last night, they were dead-on,” DeBoer said. “We weren’t

good enough. We have to be better. We got over the earlygame jitters. We started to play a little bit better. But, you know, as a group, we’ve got to bring more to win this time of year.” The Devils carried the play in the third period and had two great chances to take the lead. Captain Zach Parise failed to put a bouncing puck in the net four minutes into the period and defenseman Mark Fayne missed a wide open net with roughly 10 minutes left in regulation. “We didn’t play at our best, I think,” Devils center Travis Zajac said. “We were a little nervous in the first period, a little tentative. You could see that. We weren’t making plays. We were throwing the puck away a little too much. We weren’t moving our feet and getting on the forecheck like we usu-

ally do. For us, we felt that, yeah, we missed an opportunity because we were able to hang around against this team, you know, not playing our best game. Still having a chance to win, that makes us feel pretty good that we can play better, be a little bit more successful.” Kings captain Dustin Brown said that the Darryl Sutter-coached team has done a good job of not being satisfied after winning Game 1. “In Game 2, it’s been our starts,” Brown said. “We’ve jumped on teams early, most noticeably against St. Louis, we had a 4-0 lead after the first and that goes a long way. Some teams get a win and they are satisfied. This group hasn’t been and it goes a long way when you come out in Game 2 and really put it to them. “It’s demoralizing.”

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Los Angeles Kings’ Anze Kopitar (11) celebrates with teammate Justin Williams after scoring the game winning goal during the overtime period of Game 1 of the Stanley Cup finals as New Jersey Devils’ Dainius Zubrus (8) skates away Wednesday in Newark, N.J.


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BASEBALL Baseball Expanded Standings All Times EDT AMERICAN LEAGUE East Division W L Pct GB WCGB Baltimore 29 22 .569 — — 29 22 .569 — — Tampa Bay 27 23 .540 1½ 1½ New York 27 24 .529 2 2 Toronto 26 25 .510 3 3 Boston Central Division W L Pct GB WCGB Chicago 29 22 .569 — — 27 23 .540 1½ 1½ Cleveland 24 27 .471 5 5 Detroit 21 28 .429 7 7 Kansas City 18 32 .360 10½ 10½ Minnesota West Division W L Pct GB WCGB Texas 31 20 .608 — — Los Angeles 26 26 .500 5½ 3½ 23 30 .434 9 7 Seattle 22 29 .431 9 7 Oakland NATIONAL LEAGUE East Division W L Pct GB WCGB Washington 29 21 .580 — — Miami 29 22 .569 ½ — 28 23 .549 1½ — New York 28 24 .538 2 ½ Atlanta 27 25 .519 3 1½ Philadelphia Central Division W L Pct GB WCGB Cincinnati 28 22 .560 — — St. Louis 27 24 .529 1½ 1 Pittsburgh 25 25 .500 3 2½ 22 28 .440 6 5½ Houston 22 28 .440 6 5½ Milwaukee 18 32 .360 10 9½ Chicago West Division W L Pct GB WCGB Los Angeles 32 18 .640 — — San Francisco 27 24 .529 5½ 1 23 28 .451 9½ 5 Arizona 20 29 .408 11½ 7 Colorado 17 35 .327 16 11½ San Diego AMERICAN LEAGUE Wednesday's Games Kansas City 6, Cleveland 3 Chicago White Sox 4, Tampa Bay 3 Minnesota 4, Oakland 0 Toronto 4, Baltimore 1 Boston 6, Detroit 4 Seattle 21, Texas 8 N.Y.Yankees 6, L.A. Angels 5 Thursday's Games Detroit 7, Boston 3 Friday's Games Minnesota (Pavano 2-4) at Cleveland (D.Lowe 6-3), 7:05 p.m. N.Y. Yankees (Sabathia 6-2) at Detroit (Crosby 0-0), 7:05 p.m. Boston (Buchholz 4-2) at Toronto (H.Alvarez 3-4), 7:07 p.m. Baltimore (W.Chen 4-1) at Tampa Bay (Price 6-3), 7:10 p.m. Oakland (Colon 4-5) at Kansas City (F.Paulino 2-1), 8:10 p.m. Seattle (F.Hernandez 4-4) at Chicago White Sox (Peavy 6-1), 8:10 p.m. Texas (Lewis 4-3) at L.A. Angels (Williams 5-2), 10:05 p.m. Saturday's Games Boston at Toronto, 1:07 p.m. Oakland at Kansas City, 2:10 p.m. Baltimore at Tampa Bay, 4:10 p.m. Seattle at Chicago White Sox, 4:10 p.m. Minnesota at Cleveland, 7:15 p.m. N.Y.Yankees at Detroit, 7:15 p.m. Texas at L.A. Angels, 10:05 p.m. Sunday's Games N.Y.Yankees at Detroit, 1:05 p.m. Boston at Toronto, 1:07 p.m. Baltimore at Tampa Bay, 1:40 p.m. Oakland at Kansas City, 2:10 p.m. Seattle at Chicago White Sox, 2:10 p.m. Minnesota at Cleveland, 3:05 p.m. Texas at L.A. Angels, 3:35 p.m. NATIONAL LEAGUE Wednesday's Games Chicago Cubs 8, San Diego 6 Pittsburgh 2, Cincinnati 1 Philadelphia 10, N.Y. Mets 6 Atlanta 10, St. Louis 7 Miami 5, Washington 3 Colorado 13, Houston 5 Milwaukee 6, L.A. Dodgers 3 Arizona 4, San Francisco 1 Thursday's Games Houston at Colorado, 8:40 p.m. Milwaukee at L.A. Dodgers, 10:10 p.m. Friday's Games Atlanta (Minor 2-4) at Washington (Strasburg 5-1), 7:05 p.m. Miami (Buehrle 5-4) at Philadelphia (K.Kendrick 1-4), 7:05 p.m. St. Louis (Wainwright 4-5) at N.Y. Mets (J.Santana 2-2), 7:10 p.m. Cincinnati (Leake 1-5) at Houston (Happ 4-4), 8:05 p.m. Pittsburgh (Correia 1-5) at Milwaukee (Wolf 2-4), 8:10 p.m. L.A. Dodgers (Capuano 7-1) at Colorado (Outman 0-1), 8:40 p.m. Arizona (Miley 6-1) at San Diego (Richard 2-6), 10:05 p.m. Chicago Cubs (Maholm 4-3) at San Francisco (Bumgarner 5-4), 10:15 p.m. Saturday's Games Atlanta at Washington, 4:05 p.m. Miami at Philadelphia, 4:05 p.m. L.A. Dodgers at Colorado, 4:10 p.m. St. Louis at N.Y. Mets, 4:10 p.m. Pittsburgh at Milwaukee, 7:10 p.m. Arizona at San Diego, 7:15 p.m. Chicago Cubs at San Francisco, 7:15 p.m. Cincinnati at Houston, 7:15 p.m. Sunday's Games Atlanta at Washington, 1:35 p.m. Miami at Philadelphia, 1:35 p.m. Cincinnati at Houston, 2:05 p.m. Pittsburgh at Milwaukee, 2:10 p.m. L.A. Dodgers at Colorado, 3:10 p.m. Chicago Cubs at San Francisco, 4:05 p.m. Arizona at San Diego, 6:35 p.m. St. Louis at N.Y. Mets, 8:10 p.m. Thursday's Major League Linescores AMERICAN LEAGUE Detroit . . . . . .003 010 012—7 14 0 Boston . . . . .021 000 000—3 7 2 Scherzer, Coke (7), Benoit (8), Valverde (9) and Avila, Laird; Beckett, F.Morales (8), Albers (8), R.Hill (9) and Saltalamacchia. W_Scherzer 5-3. L_Beckett 4-5. HRs_Detroit, D.Young (4). Boston, Saltalamacchia (10). Midwest League Eastern Division Lansing (Blue Jays) Bowling Green (Rays) Great Lakes (Dodgers) South Bend (D’Backs) Lake County (Indians) West Michigan (Tigers) Fort Wayne (Padres) Dayton (Reds) Western Division

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Pct. GB .731 — .528 10½ .528 10½ .500 12 .472 13½ .463 14 .453 14½ .389 18

W L Pct. GB Wisconsin (Brewers) 34 19 .642 — Beloit (Twins) 31 22 .585 3 Kane County (Royals) 28 25 .528 6

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Quad Cities (Cardinals) 27 26 .509 7 Burlington (Athletics) 24 28 .462 9½ Cedar Rapids (Angels) 23 30 .434 11 Peoria (Cubs) 23 30 .434 11 Clinton (Mariners) 18 34 .346 15½ Thursday's Games West Michigan 7, Lake County 6 Dayton 8, South Bend 7 Great Lakes at Fort Wayne, ppd., rain Peoria at Burlington, 7:30 p.m. Wisconsin at Cedar Rapids, 7:35 p.m. Kane County at Clinton, ppd., rain Beloit at Quad Cities, 8 p.m. Lansing at Bowling Green, 8:05 p.m. Friday's Games Lansing at Bowling Green, 3:05 p.m. West Michigan at Lake County, 7 p.m. South Bend at Dayton, 7 p.m. Great Lakes at Fort Wayne, 7:05 p.m. Peoria at Burlington, 7:30 p.m. Wisconsin at Cedar Rapids, 7:35 p.m. Beloit at Quad Cities, 8 p.m. Kane County at Clinton, 8 p.m. Saturday's Games Lansing at South Bend, 6:05 p.m. Cedar Rapids at Clinton, 7 p.m. Fort Wayne at Lake County, 7 p.m. West Michigan at Great Lakes, 7:05 p.m. Peoria at Kane County, 7:30 p.m. Wisconsin at Beloit, 8 p.m. Burlington at Quad Cities, 8 p.m. Dayton at Bowling Green, 8:05 p.m. Sunday's Games Fort Wayne at Lake County, 1 p.m. Peoria at Kane County, 2 p.m. West Michigan at Great Lakes, 2:05 p.m. Lansing at South Bend, 2:05 p.m. Wisconsin at Beloit, 3 p.m. Cedar Rapids at Clinton, 3 p.m. Dayton at Bowling Green, 3:05 p.m. Burlington at Quad Cities, 6 p.m.

AUTO RACING NASCAR-Sprint Cup Top 12 in Points 1. G.Biffle..........................................453 2. M.Kenseth....................................443 3. D.Hamlin.......................................437 4. D.Earnhardt Jr..............................435 5. J.Johnson.....................................405 6. M.Truex Jr.....................................404 7. K.Harvick......................................398 8. Ky.Busch.......................................391 9.T.Stewart.......................................388 10. C.Edwards..................................372 11. B.Keselowski,.............................368 12. C.Bowyer....................................366

HOCKEY National Hockey League Playoff Glance FIRST ROUND (Best-of-7) (x-if necessary) EASTERN CONFERENCE N.Y. Rangers 4, Ottawa 3 Washington 4, Boston 3 New Jersey 4, Florida 3 Philadelphia 4, Pittsburgh 2 WESTERN CONFERENCE Los Angeles 4, Vancouver 1 St. Louis 4, San Jose 1 Phoenix 4, Chicago 2 Nashville 4, Detroit 1 CONFERENCE SEMIFINALS EASTERN CONFERENCE N.Y. Rangers 4, Washington 3 New Jersey 4, Philadelphia 1 WESTERN CONFERENCE Phoenix 4, Nashville 1 Los Angeles 4, St. Louis 0 CONFERENCE FINALS EASTERN CONFERENCE New Jersey 4, NY Rangers 2 WESTERN CONFERENCE Los Angeles 4, Phoenix 1 STANLEY CUP FINALS Wednesday, May 30: LA at New Jersey, 8 p.m. Saturday, June 2:Western Champion at Eastern Champion, 8 p.m. Monday, June 4: Eastern Champion at Western Champion, 8 p.m. Wednesday, June 6: Eastern Champion at Western Champion, 8 p.m. x-Saturday, June 9: Western Champion at Eastern Champion, 8 p.m. x-Monday, June 11: Eastern Champion at Western Champion, 8 p.m. x-Wednesday, June 13: Western Champion at Eastern Champion, 8 p.m.

BASKETBALL National Basketball Association Playoff Glance All Times EDT FIRST ROUND (x-if necessary) (Best-of-7) EASTERN CONFERENCE Philadelphia 4, Chicago 2 Miami 4, New York 1 Indiana 4, Orlando 1 Boston 4, Atlanta 2 WESTERN CONFERENCE

SPORTS ON TV TODAY AUTO RACING 10 a.m. SPEED — NASCAR, Truck Series, pole qualifying for Lucas Oil 200, at Dover, Del. 11 a.m. SPEED — NASCAR, Sprint Cup, practice for FedEx 400, at Dover, Del. 12:30 p.m. SPEED — NASCAR, Nationwide Series, final practice for 5-hour Energy 200, at Dover, Del. 2:30 p.m. SPEED — NASCAR, Sprint Cup, "Happy Hour Series," final practice for FedEx 400, at Dover, Del. 5 p.m. SPEED — NASCAR, Truck Series, Lucas Oil 200, at Dover, Del. BOXING 9 p.m. NBCSN — Ronald Cruz (16-0-0) vs. Prenice Brewer (16-1-1), for vacant WBC Continental Americas welterweight title; Gabriel Rosado (19-5-0) vs. Sechew Powell (26-4-0), for vacant WBO Inter-Continental middleweight title, at Bethlehem, Pa. COLLEGE SOFTBALL 7 p.m. ESPN2 — World Series, game 5, teams TBD, at Oklahoma City 9:30 p.m. ESPN2 — World Series, game 6, teams TBD, at Oklahoma City GOLF 9:30 a.m. TGC — European PGA Tour, Wales Open, second round, at City of Newport, Wales 12:30 p.m. TGC — ShopRite LPGA Classic, first round, at Galloway, N.J. 3 p.m. TGC — PGA Tour, the Memorial Tournament, second round, at Dublin, Ohio 6:30 p.m. TGC — Champions Tour, Principal Charity Classic, first round, at West Des Moines, Iowa (same-day tape) MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 7 p.m. MLB — Regional coverage, N.Y. Yankees at Detroit or Boston at Toronto 8 p.m. FSN — Cincinnati at Houston 10:05 p.m. WGN — Chicago Cubs at San Francisco NBA BASKETBALL 8:30 p.m. ESPN — Playoffs, conference finals, game 3, Miami vs. Boston/Philadelphia winner San Antonio 4, Utah 0 Oklahoma City 4, Dallas 0 L.A. Lakers 4, Denver 3 L.A. Clippers 4, Memphis 3 CONFERENCE SEMIFINALS EASTERN CONFERENCE Boston 4, Philadelphia 3 Miami 4, Indiana 2 WESTERN CONFERENCE Oklahoma City 4, L.A. Lakers 1 San Antonio 4, L.A. Clippers 0 CONFERENCE FINALS EASTERN CONFERENCE Miami vs. Boston Monday, May 28: Miami 93, Boston 79 Wednesday, May 30: Miami 115, Boston 111, OT, Miami leads series 2-0 Friday, June 1: Miami at Boston, 8:30 p.m. Sunday, June 3: Miami at Boston, 8:30 p.m. x-Tuesday, June 5: Boston at Miami, 8:30 p.m. x-Thursday, June 7: Miami at Boston, 8:30 p.m. x-Saturday, June 9: Boston at Miami, 8:30 p.m. WESTERN CONFERENCE Oklahoma City vs. San Antonio Sunday, May 27: Spurs 101, Thunder 98 Tuesday, May 29: San Antonio 120, Oklahoma City 111, San Antonio leads series 2-0 Thursday, May 31: San Antonio at Oklahoma City, 9 p.m. Saturday, June 2: San Antonio at Oklahoma City, 8:30 p.m. x-Monday: June 4: Oklahoma City at San Antonio, 9 p.m. x-Wednesday, June 6: San Antonio at Oklahoma City, 9 p.m. x-Friday, June 8: Oklahoma City at San Antonio, 9 p.m.

GOLF The Memorial Scores Thursday At Muirfield Village Golf Club Dublin, Ohio Purse: $6.2 million Yardage: 7,352; Par 72 (36-36) First Round Scott Stallings.......................33-33—66 Spencer Levin ......................32-35—67 Erik Compton .......................35-32—67 Blake Adams........................36-33—69 Andres Romero....................33-36—69 Aaron Baddeley ...................34-35—69 Rory Sabbatini......................33-36—69 Brandt Snedeker..................34-35—69 Matt Every ............................35-34—69 Daniel Summerhays ............34-35—69 Bud Cauley...........................34-36—70 Mark Wilson..........................36-34—70 Tiger Woods .........................34-36—70 David Hearn .........................36-34—70 Ryan Moore..........................36-34—70 Adam Scott...........................35-35—70 Scott Piercy ..........................33-37—70 Ben Curtis.............................36-34—70 Ernie Els ...............................35-35—70 Greg Chalmers.....................36-35—71 Trevor Immelman .................34-37—71 Luke Donald .........................34-37—71 Rory McIlroy .........................32-39—71 Robert Garrigus ...................33-38—71 Charlie Wi .............................35-36—71 David Mathis.........................34-37—71 Kyle Reifers...........................35-36—71 Geoff Ogilvy..........................36-35—71 Dustin Johnson ....................36-35—71 Rickie Fowler........................36-35—71 John Huh..............................35-36—71 Jonathan Byrd......................35-36—71 Stewart Cink.........................35-36—71 Harris English.......................36-35—71 Marc Leishman ....................36-36—72 Jeff Overton..........................35-37—72 Rod Pampling.......................35-37—72 Brendan Steele ....................35-37—72 Vijay Singh............................37-35—72 Jim Furyk..............................35-37—72 Seung-Yul Noh .....................32-40—72 Ricky Barnes........................36-36—72 Troy Matteson.......................35-37—72 Kevin Stadler ........................37-35—72 Jimmy Walker.......................35-37—72 Cameron Tringale.................35-37—72 J.B. Holmes...........................38-34—72 Nicolas Colsaerts.................34-38—72 Greg Owen...........................37-35—72 Ben Crane ............................35-37—72 George McNeill ....................36-36—72

Hunter Mahan ......................36-36—72 Johnson Wagner..................35-37—72 Ryo Ishikawa ........................36-36—72 Chris DiMarco ......................37-36—73 James Driscoll......................38-35—73 Brendon de Jonge ...............35-38—73 Kevin Streelman...................35-38—73 Bo Van Pelt ...........................37-36—73 Charl Schwartzel..................39-34—73 Bill Haas................................36-37—73 Camilo Villegas.....................35-38—73 Robert Allenby......................37-36—73 Kelly Kraft..............................37-36—73 Brandt Jobe..........................37-36—73 Brian Davis ...........................36-37—73 Justin Rose...........................35-38—73 Steve Stricker .......................35-38—73 Nick Watney..........................37-36—73 Chris Stroud .........................36-38—74 Billy Mayfair...........................36-38—74 Steve Marino ........................37-37—74 Davis Love III........................36-38—74 Jason Day.............................34-40—74 Fred Couples........................35-39—74 Pat Perez ..............................36-38—74 Kevin Chappell .....................37-37—74 Martin Flores ........................37-37—74 Will Claxton...........................36-38—74 Nick O'Hern ..........................38-36—74 Michael Thompson...............37-37—74 Lucas Glover ........................37-37—74 Henrik Stenson ....................38-36—74 K.J. Choi................................38-36—74 Jhonattan Vegas...................37-37—74 Jonas Blixt ............................36-38—74 Branden Grace.....................36-38—74 Ryuji Imada ..........................35-40—75 Kyle Stanley..........................39-36—75 Angel Cabrera......................40-35—75 Chris Kirk..............................37-38—75 Ken Duke..............................36-39—75 Chris Couch .........................38-37—75 Bryce Molder........................38-37—75 Bubba Watson......................35-40—75 Louis Oosthuizen .................34-41—75 Jerry Kelly.............................35-40—75 Charley Hoffman..................37-38—75 Carl Pettersson.....................36-40—76 Keegan Bradley....................38-38—76 Kevin Na ...............................37-39—76 D.A. Points ............................36-40—76 Kris Blanks............................37-39—76 J.J. Killeen.............................37-39—76 John Senden........................37-40—77 Gary Woodland ....................39-38—77 Stuart Appleby......................36-41—77 Brian Harman.......................39-38—77 Garth Mulroy ........................39-38—77 Webb Simpson.....................39-39—78 Colt Knost.............................39-39—78 Tommy Gainey .....................37-42—79 Bryden Macpherson ............40-39—79 Bo Hoag................................41-39—80 Mike Weir..............................41-42—83 Billy Hurley III........................45-39—84 Phil Mickelson..................................WD Nationwide-The Rex Hospital Open Scores Thursday At TPC Wakefield Plantation Raleigh, N.C. Purse: $550,000 Yardage: 7,257; Par 71 First Round Jim Renner...........................32-31—63 Steven Bowditch...................31-34—65 Shane Bertsch .....................35-30—65 Reid Edstrom .......................32-33—65 Jeff Curl ................................33-32—65 Corey Nagy ..........................34-32—66 B.J. Staten.............................31-35—66 Scott Gardiner......................34-32—66 Justin Hicks...........................34-32—66 Josh Broadaway...................34-33—67 Jim Herman..........................33-34—67 Scott Parel ............................32-35—67 Will Wilcox.............................33-34—67 Matt Hendrix.........................33-34—67 Oscar Serna.........................33-34—67 Michael Sim..........................33-34—67 Nicholas Thompson.............35-32—67 James Hahn.........................35-32—67 Dustin Bray...........................33-34—67 Daniel Chopra ......................33-35—68 Russell Henley .....................34-34—68 Ryan Yip................................33-35—68 Andres Gonzales .................33-35—68 Alex Prugh............................36-32—68 Casey Wittenberg.................35-33—68 Ryan Dillon ...........................35-33—68 Stuart Anderson...................35-33—68 Andrew Svoboda..................33-35—68 Zack Miller ............................36-32—68 Andy Bare.............................33-35—68 Robert Damron ....................35-33—68

Friday, June 1, 2012 Joseph Bramlett ...................35-33—68 Cameron Percy ....................33-36—69 Troy Merritt............................36-33—69 Bubba Dickerson..................36-33—69 Kent Jones............................35-34—69 Jin Park.................................35-34—69 Tyrone Van Aswegen ...........35-34—69 Connor Arendell...................36-33—69 Duffy Waldorf........................34-35—69 Scott Sterling........................33-36—69 Michael Letzig ......................34-35—69 Derek Fathauer ....................36-33—69 Aaron Goldberg....................35-34—69 Fran Quinn............................36-33—69 Steve Friesen........................34-35—69 Brice Garnett........................37-32—69 Daniel Bowden.....................34-35—69 Ryan Nelson.........................34-35—69 Charlie Beljan.......................36-34—70 Aron Price.............................35-35—70 Scott Gutschewski ...............36-34—70 Charles Warren ....................34-36—70 David Lingmerth...................36-34—70 Brenden Pappas ..................37-33—70 Alistair Presnell.....................34-36—70 Alex Aragon..........................36-34—70 Lee Williams .........................37-33—70 Paul Claxton .........................33-37—70 Kyle Thompson ....................33-37—70 Travis Hampshire .................34-36—70 Bio Kim .................................35-35—70 John Chin .............................35-35—70 Alex Coe ...............................35-35—70 Scott Langley........................34-36—70 Roberto Diaz ........................35-35—70 Cliff Kresge...........................37-33—70 Justin Bolli.............................35-35—70 Woody Austin .......................35-35—70 Philip Pettitt, Jr......................36-34—70 Darron Stiles.........................34-36—70 Tag Ridings...........................35-35—70 Steve LeBrun........................36-34—70 Brett Wetterich......................37-33—70 Roger Tambellini...................36-34—70 J.T. Griffin ..............................35-35—70 Paul Stankowski...................36-35—71 James Sacheck....................34-37—71 Jamie Lovemark...................35-36—71 Camilo Benedetti..................36-35—71 Steven Alker .........................38-33—71 Omar Uresti..........................37-34—71 D.J. Brigman .........................36-35—71 Mike Lavery ..........................36-35—71 Craig Bowden.......................36-35—71 Martin Piller...........................37-34—71 Brent Delahoussaye.............36-35—71 Adam Long...........................34-37—71 Andre Stolz...........................35-36—71 Brad Elder.............................36-35—71 Mathias Gronberg................35-36—71 Joey Snyder III .....................35-36—71 Brian Stuard .........................34-37—71 Jeff Gove ..............................37-34—71 Hank Kuehne .......................36-35—71 Nick Flanagan ......................35-36—71 Anthony Rodriguez ..............36-35—71 Ron Whittaker.......................34-37—71 Adam Hadwin.......................35-36—71 Christopher DeForest ..........36-35—71 Sam Saunders .....................36-35—71 Morgan Hoffmann................36-35—71 Paul Haley II .........................35-37—72 Shawn Stefani ......................39-33—72 Gene Sauers........................36-36—72 Brian Smock.........................36-36—72 Reed Darsie .........................38-34—72 Chris Ross............................35-37—72 Will MacKenzie.....................36-36—72 Brad Adamonis ....................38-34—72 Jason Gore...........................36-36—72 Rob Oppenheim...................35-37—72 Hudson Swafford .................35-37—72 Skip Kendall..........................37-35—72 Fabian Gomez......................38-34—72 Michael Connell....................39-33—72 Jerod Turner .........................36-36—72 Michael Schachner ..............36-36—72 Luke List ...............................37-36—73 Brian Anderson ....................35-38—73 Chris Wilson .........................34-39—73 Brad Fritsch ..........................37-36—73 Jeff Cuzzort ..........................37-36—73 Tim Petrovic..........................37-36—73 Bronson La'Cassie...............36-37—73 Rahil Gangjee ......................38-35—73 Tim Wilkinson.......................37-36—73 Aaron Watkins ......................38-35—73 Jason Allred..........................36-37—73 Marc Turnesa........................37-36—73 Fernando Mechereffe ..........40-33—73 Diego Velasquez ..................35-39—74 Robert Streb.........................38-36—74 Neal Lancaster.....................40-34—74 Tom Hoge .............................38-36—74 Peter Lonard.........................38-37—75 Doug LaBelle II.....................38-37—75 Steve Allan............................34-41—75 Kevin Johnson......................40-35—75 John Kimbell.........................37-38—75 Steve Wheatcroft..................40-35—75 Jon Mills................................39-36—75 Len Mattiace.........................38-38—76 Andrew Buckle .....................37-39—76 Trey Howell ...........................38-38—76 Iain Hall.................................39-37—76 Carl Paulson.........................40-37—77 Scott Dunlap.........................42-35—77 Michael Putnam ...................36-41—77 Brian Joyce...........................37-40—77 Ryan Armour........................43-35—78 Ben Briscoe..........................42-36—78 Erik Flores ............................39-39—78 Luke Hickmott.......................41-39—80 Grayson Murray....................41-42—83 Brian Stewart........................45-38—83

TENNIS French Open Results Thursday At Stade Roland Garros Paris Purse: $23.47 million (Grand Slam) Surface: Clay-Outdoor Singles Men Second Round David Ferrer (6), Spain, def. Benoit Paire, France, 6-3, 6-3, 6-2. Milos Raonic (19), Canada, def. Jesse Levine, United States, 6-4, 7-5, 6-2. Juan Monaco (13), Argentina, def. Lukas Rosol, Czech Republic, 7-6 (4), 6-0, 7-6 (5). Santiago Giraldo, Colombia, def. Bernard Tomic (25), Australia, 6-4, 6-1, 6-3. David Goffin, Belgium, def. Arnaud Clement, France, 3-6, 7-6 (2), 0-6, 6-2, 6-1. Andy Murray (4), Britain, def. Jarkko Nieminen, Finland, 1-6, 6-4, 6-1, 6-2. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (5), France, def. Cedrik-Marcel Stebe, Germany, 6-2, 46, 6-2, 6-1. Mikhail Youzhny (27), Russia, def. Robin Haase, Netherlands, 6-3, 7-6 (5), 6-4. Rafael Nadal (2), Spain, def. Denis Istomin, Uzbekistan, 6-2, 6-2, 6-0. Nicolas Almagro (12), Spain, def. Marcos Baghdatis, Cyprus, 6-4, 6-3, 75. Fabio Fognini, Italy, def. Viktor Troicki (28), Serbia, 6-2, 3-6, 4-6, 6-3, 8-6. Eduardo Schwank, Argentina, def. Florian Mayer (32), Germany, 2-6, 6-3, 6-4, 7-6 (4). Julien Benneteau (29), France, def. Dmitry Tursunov, Russia, 6-4, 6-4, 6-4. Leonardo Mayer, Argentina, def.

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Philipp Kohlschreiber (24), Germany, 76 (5), 7-6 (4), 7-5. Janko Tipsarevic (8), Serbia, def. Jeremy Chardy, France, 7-6 (4), 6-1. 75. Richard Gasquet (17), France, def. Grigor Dimitrov, Bulgaria, 5-7, 7-5, 6-2, 6-3. Paul-Henri Mathieu, France, def. John Isner (10), United States, 6-7 (2), 6-4, 6-4, 3-6, 18-16. Tommy Haas, Germany, def. Sergiy Stakhovsky, Ukraine, 6-2, 6-3, 6-2. Marcel Granollers (20), Spain, tied with Malek Jaziri, Tunisia, 7-6 (1), 3-6, 6-1, 3-6, suspended. Women Second Round Petra Kvitova (4), Czech Republic, def. Urszula Radwanska, Poland, 6-1, 6-3. Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (22), Russia, def. Melinda Czink, Hungary, 46, 6-3, 6-3. Klara Zakopalova, Czech Republic, def. Maria Kirilenko (16), Russia, 6-4, 3-6, 6-3. Angelique Kerber (10), Germany, def. Olga Govortsova, Belarus, 6-3, 6-2. Caroline Wozniacki (9), Denmark, def. Jarmila Gajdosova, Australia, 6-1, 6-4. Nina Bratchikova, Russia, def. Claire Feuerstein, France, 3-6, 6-3, 7-5. Francesca Schiavone (14), Italy, def. Tsvetana Pironkova, Bulgaria, 2-6, 6-3, 6-1. Li Na (7), China, def. Stephanie Foretz Gacon, France, 6-0, 6-2. Varvara Lepchenko, United States, def. Jelena Jankovic (19), Serbia, 7-6 (4), 4-6, 6-4. Carla Suarez Navarro, Spain, def. Sesil Karatantcheva, Kazakhstan, 4-6, 6-4, 6-1. Kaia Kanepi (23), Estonia, def. IrinaCamelia Begu, Romania, 6-4, 6-1. Christina McHale, United States, def. Lauren Davis, United States, 6-1, 6-3. Yaroslava Shvedova, Kazakhstan, def. Sofia Arvidsson, Sweden, 6-1, 6-0. Arantxa Rus, Netherlands, def. Virginie Razzano, France, 6-3, 7-6 (3). Peng Shuai (28), China, def. Lourdes Dominguez Lino, Spain, 6-4, 6-3. Julia Goerges (25), Germany, def. Heather Watson, Britain, 6-3, 6-4. Doubles Men First Round Matthew Ebden, Australia, and Ryan Harrison, United States, def. Flavio Cipolla and Andreas Seppi, Italy, 7-5, 7-6 (5). Robert Lindstedt, Sweden, and Horia Tecau (5), Romania, def. Alex Bogomolov Jr., Russia, and Dick Norman, Belgium, 6-4, 6-2. Marc Gicquel and Edouard RogerVasselin, France, def. Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna (6 ), India, 1-6, 75, 6-3. Carlos Berlocq, Argentina, and David Marrero, Spain, def. Mikhail Kukushkin, Kazakhstan, and Igor Kunitsyn, Russia, 6-3, 6-2. Mark Knowles. Bahamas, and Xavier Malisse, Belgium, def. Michal Mertinak, Slovakia, and Andre Sa, Brazil, 6-3, 66, retired. Michael Llodra, France, and Nenad Zimonjic (3), Serbia, def. Ruben Ramirez Hidalgo and Albert Ramos, Spain, 6-1, 6-1. Santiago Gonzalez, Mexico, and Christopher Kas (11), Germany, def. Matthias Bachinger and Frank Moser, Germany, 6-2, 7-6 (7). Daniele Bracciali and Potito Starace (14), Italy, def. Martin Emmrich, Germany, and Andreas Siljestrom, Sweden, 7-6 (4), 6-7 (2), 6-1. Mariusz Fyrstenberg and Marcin Matkowski (4), Poland, def. Pablo Andujar and Guillermo Garcia-Lopez, Spain, 6-3, 3-6, 7-5. Oliver Marach, Austria, and Horacio Zeballos, Argentina, def. Michael Kohlmann and Alexander Waske, Germany, 3-6, 7-6 (5), 6-4. Lukas Dlouhy, Czech Republic, and Nicolas Mahut, France, def. Daniel Gimeno-Traver, Spain, and Rui Machado, Portugal, 6-1, 7-5. Paul Hanley and Jordan Kerr, Australia, def. Arnaud Clement and Kenny de Schepper, France, 6-3, 7-6 (5). Benjamin Becker, Germany, and Lukasz Kubot, Poland, def. Olivier Charroin and Stephane Robert, France, 6-2, 6-2. Ivan Dodig, Croatia, and Marcelo Melo, Brazil, def. Cedrik-Marcel Stebe, Germany, and Bernard Tomic, Australia, 6-3, 6-4. Leander Paes, India, and Alexander Peya (7), Austria, def. Simone Bolelli and Fabio Fognini, Italy, 6-1, 6-7 (2), 63. Jonathan Erlich and Andy Ram (13), Israel, def. Johan Brunstrom, Sweden, and Philipp Marx, Germany, 6-7 (2), 62, 7-6 (6). Women Second Round Liga Dekmeijere, Latvia, and Tamarine Tanasugarn, Thailand, def. Raquel Kops-Jones and Abigail Spears (10), United States, 6-4, 6-4. Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci (4), Italy, def. Timea Babos, Hungary, and Hsieh Su-wei, Taiwan, 6-4, 6-2. Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka (5), Czech Republic, def. Anna-Lena Groenefeld, Germany, and Petra Martic, Croatia, 6-4, 6-3. Maria Kirilenko and Nadia Petrova (7), Russia, def. Akgul Amanmuradova, Uzbekistan, and Kateryna Bondarenko, Ukraine, 6-4, 6-2. Nina Bratchikova, Russia, and Edina Gallovits-Hall, Romania, def. Eleni Daniilidou, Greece, and Mandy Minella, Luxembourg, 6-3, 6-2. Kveta Peschke, Czech Republic, and Katarina Srebotnik (2), Slovenia, def. Olga Govortsova, Belarus, and Galina Voskoboeva, Kazakhstan, 7-5, 6-1. Flavia Pennetta and Francesca Schiavone, Italy, def. Angelique Kerber, Germany, and Agnieszka Radwanska, Poland, 3-6, 6-4, 6-2. Mixed First Round Liezel Huber, United States, and Max Mirnyi (1), Belarus, def. Vera Dushevina, Russia, and Juan Sebastian Cabal, Colombia, 6-2, 7-5. Nuria Llagostera Vives, Spain, and Oliver Marach, Austria, def. Amandine Hesse and Michael Llodra, France, 7-6 (5), 2-6, 10-3 tiebreak. Katarina Srebotnik, Slovenia, and Nenad Zimonjic (3), Serbia, def. Anastasia Rodionova, Australia, and Christopher Kas, Germany, 6-3, 6-3. Kveta Peschke, Czech Republic, and Mike Bryan (2), United States, def. Pauline Parmentier and Benoit Paire, France, 6-4, 6-1.


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Devils ■ CONTINUED FROM 15 and then some after moving up to D-I from D-II in the offseason. Wharton — who was second in D-II in the 3,200 last year as a sophomore — enters Saturday’s race with the 13th-best regional time at 9:31.52, a fairly slow time for the junior. He was second in his region to Anderson’s Nick Vogele, who is one of the top contenders in the race despite his slow regional time, as well. “I think Sam can give Mr. Vogele a run for his money,” Crawford said. “Things went kind of slow at the

regional. They were feeling each other out a little, I think. Once Saturday gets here and it’s for all the marbles, I think we’re going to see a different race.” And Wharton is also used to D-I competition after cross country season in the fall — where he also finished second to another of Saturday’s top contenders, Reynoldsburg’s Tsehaye Kiluf. “Vogele and Kiluf are going to be a tough challenge for Sam. But he’s there to run with the big boys. He did it in cross country already,” Verhoff said.

“Sam always rises to the occasion on a big stage.” Which is what happened earlier this season when Wharton threw down a 9:10 during a high-profile race at Louisville — a time better than any seed time in all three divisions at state. “He ran a 9:10 at a big race in Louisville. He thrives on that kind of competition,” Verhoff said. “It’ll be a tough challenge, but he rises to those challenges — and I expect him to do that again this week.” Koch has made a habit of rising to the competition in the past few weeks, as well.

Seeded on the cusp of even being able to qualify in the 800 prior to the district meet, the junior handily won the race. And then at last week’s regional, nowhere near being on the competition’s radar, Koch made a strong move in the final lap to take the lead and then did everything possible to hold on for the win. “The look on his face was priceless,” Crawford said. “At the Wayne Invitational, Grant started believing in himself, and that mental aspect makes a huge difference. He came up to me

after the race and said, ‘coach, I’ve still got a little bit left.’ Saturday, he’s going to have to leave it all on the track.” “That was a great moment, but we try to keep it in perspective, too,” Verhoff said. “Now we’re thinking, ‘how great is it going to be to see him on the podium?’ He won the regional, but we don’t want him to rest on that, and that’s something we’ve instilled in these boys — enjoy it at the time then get back to work.” Koch goes into Saturday with the ninth-best time of

1:56.03. “I’ve worked with these guys since they were freshman. In fact, they were the first group I worked with as freshmen, so it’s neat in that regard,” Verhoff said. “I’ve been able to watch them grow up, mature and have a lot of success. “To see these two juniors here against all of these seniors … Sam and Grant definitely could go down as two of the best distance runners to come through Tippecanoe. And that’s saying something with the kids that have come through here.”

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Buccs ■ CONTINUED FROM 15 get over this,” Denlinger said. What makes it even tougher is the untimely loss of Donny Yingst earlier in the week. Most of the girls had him as a coach at one time or another and even wrote a message dedicated to Donny inside their hats that read, “Always Smile” — D.Y. Now they will be faced with saying their goodbyes over the next few days. “I’m sure it was on their minds, but they didn’t show it,” Denlinger said of the loss of Donny Yingst. “The girls were pretty focused, so we won’t use any excuses. I know a lot of them were close to him, so it’s going to be tough when they get home.” What’s also going to be tough to deal with was the mistakes that resulted in three unearned runs for Vienna Mathews. “We gave them three runs on mistakes,” Denlinger said. “Two of those were on a throw to first that went into right field. We should have been out of the inning without them scoring.” Two more throws went into center field — one that resulted in a run as Vienna Mathews was able to take advantage of the mistakes. Still, Covington had its chances throughout the contest, but couldn’t get the big hit when it had runners in scoring position. First, Covington left runners stranded at second and third in both the first and second innings and then left another runner stranded in the third. “We left five runners stranded in the first three innings, and a baserunning mistake cost us at least one, maybe two runs,” Denlinger said. “We left runners stranded at second and third three times today.” Vienna Mathews managed to get the big hit with runners on as it scored a run in the third and two more in the fifth on the throwing error by Covington. The Buccs finally broke through in the bottom of the fifth on an RBI single by Heidi Snipes that

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Covington’s Cassidy Cain drives the ball during Thursday’s Division IV State semifinal at Firestone Field in Akron. scored Hannah Pond. But Vienna Mathews responded in the top of the seventh by plating two runs, one after Covington had overthrown the ball at second base. “We had a few breakdowns, and at this stage you can’t afford to have them,” Denlinger said. “Those are plays we have made all year.” Still, Covington showed its competitive heart in its final at-bat as Haley Adams singled with one out to score Shaina Grilliot and Cassidy Cain. But with two runners on base, Covington couldn’t get the game-tying hit it needed as the final two batters popped out to short and second to end the game. “We had some huge opportunities that we didn’t take advantage of,” Denlinger said. “Things we have done all year we didn’t do today, and that’s disappointing.” Casey Yingst went the distance on he mound for Covington and struck out ten batters without allowing a single walk. “Casey threw a pretty solid game,” Denlinger said. “She pitched well enough for us to win. We just made one two many mistakes that cost us.” Covington ends its sea-

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■ CONTINUED FROM 15 to victory. Their sing-song choruses of “Po-lo! Po-lo!” the French equivalent of “Paulie” and roars of approval rang out after pretty much every point he won down the stretch. “I dug deep,” said the 30year-old Mathieu, who hadn’t played in a major tournament since the 2010 U.S. Open because of a left knee injury that forced him off tour all of last year. “I was away from the courts for quite a while, and I came back to live moments like this.” He helped provide easily the most intrigue on a day that featured straightset wins for defending champions Rafael Nadal and Li Na. But it also ended after 9 p.m., forcing organizers to postpone until Friday the match involving Maria Sharapova that was supposed to follow on Court Philippe Chatrier. About 10 hours earlier in that stadium, it appeared a man seeded even higher than Isner would be on his way out of the tournament: No. 4 Andy Murray’s back was so painful he could barely move, let alone play tennis at the level required to win a Grand Slam match. Or so it seemed. For the better part of an hour, the three-time major finalist looked downright miserable. He grimaced. He clutched at the small of his back. He contorted his body. He stepped gingerly, as though barefoot on a hot day at the beach. He tapped in serves at speeds so slow they’d be OK while driving on a highway. He considered quitting. “Just kind of gritting my teeth,” Murray said, “and (trying) to find a way of

turning the match around, because I was a few points, probably, from stopping.” And then, thanks in large part to a couple of massages from a trainer, Murray began to feel better. It helped, too, that his opponent, 48th-ranked Jarkko Nieminen of Finland, was incapable of advantage of taking Murray’s nearly incapacitated state. So Murray managed to come back to win 1-6, 6-4, 6-1, 6-2 and reach the third round at Roland Garros for the fifth consecutive year. What’s unclear, even to Murray, is how his back will be for his next match. “I have no idea what will happen in two days,” said Murray, a semifinalist at each of the last five Grand Slam tournaments. “But if it’s something like a spasm, it’s not like you’re doing major damage. You know, it’s just a really, really tight muscle.” The 25-year-old from Scotland, being coached this season by eight-time major champion Ivan Lendl, had been dealing with a bad back for months. It forced him to pull out of the Madrid Open in early May. But Murray insisted that Thursday’s problem was different although might have been related, because he might have bothered a muscle by compensating for the earlier injury. “It was his fault for letting me back into the match, because I didn’t do anything special,” Murray said. “I just tried to put some balls back in.” Nieminen agreed, saying: “I feel like I had him. … It’s not often that somebody looks that bad and can keep going.”

■ Horse Racing

Triple Crown threat narrowly avoids freak incident NEW YORK (AP) — The Triple Crown bid of I’ll Have Another almost ended Thursday when a loose horse came within inches of slamming into the Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner during training at Belmont Park. A collision was avoided, but not before the speeding horse grazed the boot of I’ll Have Another’s exercise rider Jonny Garcia. “I’ve seen accidents like that happen, and they are ugly,” trainer Doug O’Neill said. Hours after the near miss at Belmont Park, the New York Racing Association announced there would be a 15-minute training window for Belmont runners only, beginning Friday morning.

Trainers have the option of working their Belmont contenders from 8:30 a.m. to 8:45 a.m., or during regular training at earlier or later times. O’Neill and his brother, Dennis, were terrified by what was unfolding 10 days before I’ll Have Another attempts to become the first Triple Crown winner in 34 years, since Affirmed swept the Derby, Preakness and Belmont in 1978. After I’ll Have Another began walking on the track, a horse had dumped its rider and came “screaming up the outside rail” in the same direction along the clubhouse turn, Doug O’Neill said. I’ll Have Another was walking a few feet from the rail, with stable pony, Lava

Man, on the inside. O’Neill said the horse, later identified as the 3-year-old maiden filly Isleta, ran between the rail and I’ll Have Another “Normally they walk the outside rail, but the racing gods must have been looking out for him because he was about two feet off the rail this morning,” O’Neill said. “It could have been terrible,” said Dennis O’Neill, Doug’s brother who bought I’ll Have Another for $35,000 for owner Paul Reddam. An hour after the nearmiss, Doug O’Neill said his “stomach is still a little twisted by it. Fortunately, everything worked out fine.” I’ll Have Another was never touched, and then

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In this image provided by the New York Racing Association (NYRA), Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner I’ll Have Another gallops at Belmont Park Thursday in Elmont, N.Y. “Once we dodged that, proceeded on with his morning mile gallop before everything went well,” returning to his soon to be O’Neill said. “He jogged former stable a few yards great, galloped super. I noticed every day he’s coolfrom the main track.

ing out even quicker. He seems like he loves it here, and he’s really getting used to the oval and getting used to the footing, and I couldn’t be happier with the way he’s going.” On Wednesday, the New York State Racing and Wagering Board imposed strict new rules for horses running in the Belmont. They include a stakes barn for all Belmont runners, out-of-competition blood testing and close scrutiny of the horses and humans attending them in the days leading up to the race. “I have no problem with a detention barn. I wish we could go over there today,” O’Neill said, adding he doesn’t understand why the barn won’t be ready until Wednesday.

06/01/12  

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