Auction to benefit Vanlue Fest fund

VANLUE — The Vanlue Community Organization will hold a quarter auction at 4:30 p.m. Jan. 19 at the Vanlue Park building. Proceeds will benefit the 60th annual Vanlue Fest, to be held July 25-26. Participants must be 18. The cost is $5 per person for two paddles. Additional...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department An unlawful entry was noted Friday at the Best Little Hair House, 501 N. Main St. A purse was pilfered Friday from a Chevy Tahoe at 227 Cherry St. A...

Howard Amrine

Howard Demoyn Amrine, 92, formerly of Fostoria and Findlay, died Sunday at Good Shepherd Home, Fostoria. Arrangements are pending at Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria.

Robert Bovlick

Robert O. Bovlick, 66, of Wayne, died Sunday at his residence. Arrangements are pending at Smith-Crates Funeral Home, North Baltimore.

Todd Thatcher

Generosity comes in many varieties, but Todd Thatcher, 55, who died Friday at his Findlay residence, was the embodiment of a sort that was uniquely his own. His was a generosity of spirit that he shared unconditionally. Possessed of a keen wit and impeccable comic timing, he had...

Maxine Bretz

Survivors of Maxine E. Bretz include a daughter, Sharon K. Sweet of Findlay. An obituary for Mrs. Bretz was published Saturday.


TODAY Findlay Senior Center, 339 E. Melrose Ave.; fitness center open, 5 a.m.-9 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; SilverSneakers Splash, 8:30-9:30 a.m., Birchaven; SilverSneakers, 9-9:50 a.m.; SilverSneakers yoga, 10-10:50 a.m.; community bingo for adults 55 and older, 10-11 a.m.,...

Scam victim to speak to Triad group

The Triad organization will meet at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at the Senior Center, 339 E. Melrose Ave. The program will feature a Findlay senior who was a victim of a scam in which he lost several thousand dollars. Triad is a partnership of seniors, government officials, area law...

Letters to the Editor 01-06-14

SOME COLD REMINDERS Hello! It’s snowing out and stupidity reigns in drivers in this town and probably all over! There are certain steps to take to make sure that you are seen by other drivers and you, in turn, can see them! First and foremost, clean all your windows off of...

Billie King

Billie J. King, 64, of Tucson, Ariz., died at 9:41 p.m. Thursday at Tucson Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at Chamberlain-Huckeriede Funeral Home, Lima.