Charities thankful for holiday donors

By RYAN DUNN staff writer Generous donors helped make this holiday season a cheerful one for many area residents. Findlay’s Friends of Santa organization used its 35 “wishing trees” to link donors with those in need. Donors provided gifts for 3,922 people this...

Boys Basketball: Pirates, Red Devils roll to tourney final

By MICHAEL BURWELL Staff Writer BLUFFTON — The Arlington and Bluffton boys basketball teams punched their tickets to tonight’s McDonald’s Holiday Tournament championship game with 20-point wins on Friday. But the way each team won could not have been any...

Marathon honors employees’ service

Service awards will be presented to the following Marathon Petroleum Corp. employees for the month of December: • Linda M. Casey, 40 years. • MaryJane Johnson, 35 years. • Eugene A. Fernandez, 30 years.

Ag Credit’s Tiffin office moves to new quarters

TIFFIN — Ag Credit’s Tiffin office, formerly on North Ohio 53, has moved to a new location at 2500 W. Market St. Clouse Construction, Tiffin, was the general contractor, and Technicon Design Group, Ottawa, designed the office. According to John Orian, branch...

Two cooperatives discussing joint venture in Wood County

BRADNER — Luckey Farmers Cooperative and Sunrise Cooperative have begun discussions about a joint venture to develop a grain and agronomy hub in Wood County near Ohio 6 and U.S. 23, a few miles west of Interstate 75 near Bradner. The new hub would have access to the CSX...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department Domestic disputes were reported recently on Center Street and Blanchard Avenue. Two women will have to make up with the Trenton Avenue Walmart after...

Boys Basketball: Perry, Old Fort are too much to handle

By ANDREW WILLIAMS Staff Writer BLOOMDALE — The best players in sports have a killer instinct that kicks in when their team needs it the most. They can sense when things are on the verge of coming apart at the seams and they rise to meet the expectations of the moment to...

Prep Swimming: Findlay caps Hell Week with three victories

Findlay High School’s swimmers capped “hell week” with some heavenly results. “After a tough week of two-a-day practices — fondly referred to as ‘hell-week’ — our swimmers came up with some big swims and significant drops in...

BVC Boys Basketball: Carey holds off Vanlue

CAREY — Four Carey players scored in double figures Friday as the Blue Devils survived a second-half scare in outlasting Vanlue 60-50 in a nonconference boys basketball game between the neighborhood rivals. Jared Wentling scored 23 points, Bryan Powers added 13 and Laine...

Boys Basketball: Vent shoots Rams past Wynford

UPPER SANDUSKY — The Upper Sandusky Rams dug themselves a hole Friday night, but they got out of it with a big second half for a 55-53 overtime win over Wynford in a North Central Conference boys basketball game. Wynford had a 33-13 lead at halftime, but a 19-6 Upper...