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Mock Draft Tracker: Defense remains popular at No. 9 If there has been a constant when it comes to analysts and the Jaguars in the 2020 NFL Draft, it has been that most project a defensive player at No. 9 overall.

Mock Draft 2.0: At Nos. 9 and 20 overall… JACKSONVILLE - We're a couple of months out from Round 1. That means we're still guessing - really, really guessing - when it comes to the Jaguars' two first-round selections in the 2020 NFL Draft. The guess here remains the Jaguars could focus on offensive line, defensive line or cornerback with those two selections.

Hamlin wins 3rd Daytona 500 - Denny Hamlin won his second straight Daytona 500 and third overall, beating Ryan Blaney in an overtime photo finish marred by a terrifying crash that sent Ryan Newman to the hospital on Monday. Newman had surged into the lead on the final lap when Blaney's bumper caught the back of his Ford and sent Newman hard right into the wall.

Strong Schools-Strong Community DELPHOS - "Strong Schools, Strong Community" is the slogan behind an effort to pass an income tax for Delphos schools. "We believe that without strong schools, then, you know, obviously, we have a weak community.

Pedestrian struck and killed on Elida Road LIMA - A pedestrian was hit by a motor vehicle and killed on Elida Road shortly before 7 p.m. Monday. Few details were released Monday evening. The Lima Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol, which is investigating the fatal crash, closed Elida Road between Cable Road and Arthur Avenue.

Jay Ambrose: Your pick - Trump or Sanders? It's egregious excess time. Old norms have gone into hiding, common sense has taken a walk, wisdom is on vacation and fundamental principles have been shooed out of the room.

Regional Storm Spotter workshop slated in Lima LIMA - The National Weather Service will conduct a regional 2020 SKYWARN Storm Spotter workshop at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 4, at the University of Northwest Ohio Events Center, 1450 N. Cable Road, Lima.

Letter: Why must you shame us? I'll admit I had grown complacent in my LGBTQ advocacy in Lima. Given positive steps by city government and local businesses, I thought we would soon achieve the equality and respect we are owed as Americans.

High school bowlers remain the focus When my book is finally written and published there will be a rather huge portion of it dedicated to this current season. As we have previously chronicled it has been a season of incredible loss, especially considering the individuals are now at eternal rest.

Warren Buffet reveals $549M stake in Kroger The Cincinnati-based grocery giant is one of the region's largest employers.

Bed bugs, sex, and drugs: Records detail problems at Toledo adult care homes We need to do a better job of supporting them and they need to do a better job of following through on the licensing requirements and addressing the issues that they know they need to address.”. Lori Criss, director of the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services, declined to discuss specifics of the individual cases.

Attorneys continue to argue over Dr. Bauer's federal bond modification Federal prosecutors continue to claim that a Port Clinton physician violated conditions of his release by contacting patients or witnesses to whom he over…

Troy boutique built on mission of acts of random kindness ARKHOUSE husband and wife owners Kevin and Jennifer Smith started the boutique shop on the idea of acts of random kindness, which is behind the name for their business.

Cavs, coach John Beilein plotting next steps in rough season CLEVELAND - John Beilein has admitted that losing NBA games has hit him hard. Maybe too hard. The 67-year-old former Michigan coach struggled to get through the season's unofficial first half with the young Cavaliers, who have the worst record in the Eastern Conference.

Bauer gets positive reaction to criticism of playoff plan - Cincinnati Reds pitcher Trevor Bauer says he has gotten positive response to his criticism of a plan being considered by Major League Baseball to expand the playoffs, one that includes an extended break for top seeds and some teams choosing who they will play.

SICSA finds new homes for recently abandoned dogs A sheriff's deputy was dispatched to Primary Village South on Paragon Road where the dogs were left in a box with food and a note indicating the previous owner was no longer able to care for the animals. The dogs, Yorkshire Terriers or mixes, were placed in the care of either SICSA or Luv4K9s in Dayton, according to Washington Twp.

Dayton Auto Show kicks off this week at convention center Those middle-sized, crossover SUVs, almost hatchbacks, are what people are gravitating toward." SUV affordability has become an issue, but the Dayton Auto Show offers a wide range of everything, Danison said.

Springfield man says video shows van that tried to lure teen girl Johnson said he was out walking his dog on Sunday when he saw a white van pull up next to a young teen girl. "The van pulls up next to her, they talked maybe 10 seconds and I scream across the street, 'get away from them they are going to try and take you,'" Johnson said.

Acrylic painting classes set at Wassenberg Art Center VAN WERT — There will be acrylic painting classes from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, March 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31, at the Wassenberg Art Center, 214 S. Washingt.

14 Americans bring home virus from cruise ship - One of two charter flights carrying cruise ship passengers from Japan landed at a California air force base early Monday, starting the clock on a quarantine period to ensure passengers don't have the new virus that's been spreading in Asia.

Northwestern hopes to challenge No. 7 Maryland again Northwestern has struggled this season, but when the Wildcats travel to Big Ten leader and No. 7-ranked Maryland on Tuesday, they'll meet a team they had on the ropes for most of the game earlier this season in Evanston, Ill.

Man found shot in Dayton is taken to a hospital; police investigation underway To the area of Highview Hills Road at Stolz Avenue on a report of a shooting. According to initial reports, the victim may have been hit in the neck. News Center 7 has a crew on scene and we will update this developing report.

Christiansburg levy on March 17 ballot CHRISTIANSBURG - Christiansburg voters will decide whether to pass a proposed renewal levy during the election on March 17.

Centerville teen takes drug-free message nationwide "We march to the Statehouse and I get to share my testimony on the steps with political figures. This year's event is May 5 in Columbus," Eilers said. "I also got to speak to lawmakers on drug policies and protocols on Legislative Day.

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