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P-G defeats Ft. Jennings in PCL battle

PANDORA — Pandora-Gilboa’s Megan Maag scored 12 points to match Fort Jennings’ point total for the game as the Rockets racked up a 46-12 Putnam County League girls basketball win over the Musketeers on Saturday afternoon. Anna Abelovska scored eight points and...

Baity returns from injury, leads Oilers past Wayne State

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Alphonso Baity had missed four straight free throws, but when his University of Findlay teammates needed him to step up, the sophomore point guard rose to the occasion. Baity drilled two clutch free throws with 27 seconds left, pushing the lead over...

Garver’s 31 points pace L-B in win over Carey

Liberty-Benton got 31 points from Zach Garver and outscored Carey 54-22 over the final three quarters to run away with a 75-40 nonconference victory Saturday night. The Eagles, who improved to 8-4 on the season, held a slim 21-18 lead after the first quarter but blew the game...

Trojans thump O-G

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER Ottawa-Glandorf won a state championship last season. In a sense, Findlay High was playing for one Saturday night. “It’s going to be a big game whenever Findlay and Ottawa-Glandorf play, so we had to match their intensity,” senior...

Public Meetings

The following public meetings will be held this week in the Findlay area: TODAY Arcadia school board, 6:50 p.m., high school library. Arcadia Council, 7 p.m., village hall. Hancock Soil and Water Conservation District board, 9:15 a.m., district office, Suite E, Hancock...

Main Street crash injures motorist

A Findlay woman was hurt in a two-vehicle crash at 2:57 p.m. Sunday at the intersection of North Main Street and Melrose Avenue, the Findlay Police Department reported. Cheryl Ward, 43, was taken by Hanco Ambulance to Blanchard Valley Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries,...

City man pinned between vehicles

A Findlay resident was hurt when he was pinned between two vehicles in a parking lot at 10205 U.S. 224 at 1:22 p.m. Thursday, authorities reported. David Stultz, 65, was transported by Hanco Ambulance to Blanchard Valley Hospital. According to the Hancock County Sheriff’s...

Township elects officers for 2014

JENERA — The Van Buren Township trustees elected David Weihrauch to serve as chairman for 2014. Howard VonStein will be vice chairman and John Wilson will be safety director. Lowell Rossman is the fiscal officer. Gordon Nessler was rehired as zoning inspector and Doug...

Block Watch meeting Tuesday

A Block Watch meeting for residents of Findlay’s Fox Run neighborhoods is scheduled for Tuesday. The meeting, to discuss an emergency preparedness program, is planned for 7 p.m. at Findlay Evangelical Free Church, 2515 Heatherwood Drive. Findlay Crime Prevention Officer...

Just Ask: Railroads responsible for crossings

Q: Why can’t the pavement be lowered at the railroad crossings in Findlay on Blanchard Street north of Wendy’s and on West Main Cross at the West End Tavern to make them much smoother than they are now? Can’t the railroad and the city get together to make these...