Dale R. Schaeffer

Wanted sex offender surrenders, jailed

Dale R. Schaeffer, 61, of Fremont reportedly failed to report required information to the Steuben County Sheriff’s Office Sex and Violent Offender Registry.

United States' Simone Biles celebrates on the podium after winning vault gold during the artistic gymnastics women's apparatus final at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday, Aug. 14, 2016. (AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky)

Simone Biles dominates vault to win 3rd gold in Rio

Twisting and flipping through the air with explosive precision, Biles easily captured gold in the women’s vault final on Sunday. Her two-vault average of 15.966 was more than .7 better than silver medalist Maria Paseka of Russia and bronze medalist Giulia Steingruber of Switzerland. The margin between first and second was greater than second and eighth, a symbol of the canyon Biles created between herself and her peers.


TinCaps comeback bid falls short in 2-1 loss

Down 2-0 early, the TinCaps were quiet until they manufactured a run in the eighth. But, the would-be game-tying run was thrown out at the plate in the ninth, and Bowling Green (32-16 second half, 69-48 overall) survived to split the four-game series with the TinCaps (20-29, 56-63).

Oliver Morton

Bicentennial Minute – Oliver Morton

This week’s edition of the Bicentennial Minute profiles the man who was Indiana’s governor at the time of the Civil War, Oliver Morton.