UPDATE: All area counties have Level 2 road advisories

Blowing and drifting snow, and icy pavement prompted Hancock, Seneca, Allen, Hardin, Henry, Wood and Wyandot counties to declare a Level 2 roadway advisory today. Putnam County has issued a Level 2 advisory effective until noon Sunday. Level 2 means “roadways are hazardous with...

College Track: Oilers win pair of events

The University of Findlay’s women’s distance medley relay team took first place Friday in the first day of competition at the Findlay Indoor Track and Field Classic at the Malcolm Athletic Center. The Oilers had several other event winners. Justin Welch won the weight...

Hope House to assist with census

Hope House for the Homeless will be assisting with a census Tuesday to record the number of homeless people in Hancock and surrounding counties. The effort will account for those who are staying in emergency shelter, transitional housing or a hotel or motel paid for by a private...

Church and religious events

Christian Book and Gift Store The Christian Book and Gift Store will sponsor its second annual eRace Hunger event from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Feb. 8 at the Lighthouse, 10055 W. U.S. 224. The family event will include car races similar to a Pinewood Derby as well as cornhole and...

Ellen Wiik

Ellen C. Wiik, 93, of Carey, died at 4:35 p.m. Friday at Wyandot County Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Upper Sandusky. Arrangements are pending at Stombaugh-Batton Funeral Home, Carey.

Doreen Harriman

Doreen Nona Harriman, 83, of rural Morral, died at 2:10 p.m. Friday at Primrose Retirement Community, Marion. Arrangements are pending Lucas-Batton Funeral Home, Upper Sandusky.

Saturday’s scoreboard

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL Friday’s Results Blanchard Valley Conference Arcadia 51, Pandora-Gilboa 34 Arlington 70, Vanlue 36 Leipsic at Hardin Northern, postponed Liberty-Benton 80, Cory-Rawson 31 McComb 49, Van Buren 47 Three Rivers Athletic Conference Findlay 58, Fremont Ross...

Saturday calendar

TODAY Findlay Senior Center, 339 E. Melrose Ave.; fitness center open, 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Alcoholics Anonymous, closed book, 7:30 a.m., Pioneer Club; women’s New Beginnings open discussion, 10 a.m., Pioneer Club; Big Book open discussion, 10:30 a.m., Dry Haven, Fostoria; open...

Cold weather changes location of food pantry

Due to the extreme cold, the location of a mobile food pantry scheduled at the University of Findlay today has been changed. The pantry will now be held at the Family Center, 1800 N. Blanchard St. People coming for food are not to arrive before 7 a.m. in order to give snowplows...