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NEW RIEGEL BASKETBALL: Tickets for New Riegel’s girls basketball district final game against South Central today will be on sale at the school today from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

NEW RIEGEL ATHLETIC BOOSTERS: The New Riegel Athletic Boosters Reverse Raffle is March 15. Tickets are $50 each and include a chicken and ribs dinner. To buy a ticket, call Jamie Lininger at (419) 722-2451.

COMMUNITY HOSPICE CARE: Community Hospice Care will host An Evening with Bruce Gradkowski on Tuesday at 6 p.m. at the St. Francis Care Center Elizabeth Schaefer Gym at 190 St. Francis Ave. Tickets are $30 per person or $200 for a corporate table of eight. Tickets include a buffet and a mini football. For more information, call (419) 447-4040.

YOUTH BASEBALL: Columbian baseball will hold youth camps for Tiffin City School youth for grades 2-5 on March 8 and for grades 6-8 on March 15. Camps run 9 a.m.-noon p.m. each day. Specific camp information is available at or by calling coach Curt Mellott at (419) 937-4889.

UPPER SANDUSKY SPRING SPORTS: Upper Sandusky will host a spring sports parent meeting Monday at 7 p.m. Parents of all spring athletes are expected to attend. There will be individual sport meetings for baseball (gym), softball (cafeteria), boys tennis (room 314), boys track (room 306) and girls track (room 308). For more information, call the high school office at 419-294-2308.

MOHAWK SUMMER SPORTS: Sign up for the 2014 Mohawk district summer baseball and softball league for players and coaches is March 1 from 9-11:30 a.m. at the high school cafeteria. Students in Melmore, McCutchenville or Sycamore currently in kindergarten through eighth grade interested in playing can sign up at this time. Teams will be formed for boys little league, girls softball and junior pony leagues. Payment is requested at time of signup. You will also be asked to complete your child’s emergency medical form at time of sign up. If you cannot attend one of the sign up days, medical forms are available at the school office. Players who sign up after March 15 will pay a $10 late fee. Those who cannot attend may mail their form and payment to P.O. Box 196, McCutchenville, Ohio 44844. Be sure to designate which organization will receive your information. For more information, call Nick Shoemaker at (419) 889-1541 in McCutchenville, Jay Price at (419) 618-2936 in Melmore, or Rick Leeth at (419) 294-7969 in Sycamore.

BASEBALL: Sign ups for Green Springs Baseball (Council Chambers) are March 4 from 6-8 p.m., and March 16 from 10- a.m.-noon at the Fireman’s Breakfast. Costs are $25 for T-Ball (age 4-5) and Minor Leagues (6-7), and $50 for A, B and C teams (8-12). Ages are as of April 30. A family will be charged a maximum of $90. For more information, send an E-mail to

BABE RUTH FUNDRAISER: The inaugural Babe Ruth Fundraiser runs noon-4 p.m. March 23 at 182 St. Francis Ave. (behind St. Francis Care Center). There will be raffles, late registrations, a bake sale, and more activities to be announced. Admission is free. For more information or to donate baked goods, call (567) 230-6706.