City man facing cocaine charges

A Findlay man has been indicted on three counts of cocaine trafficking. Rodney J. Holladay, 38, allegedly on June 5, 6 and 12 sold less than five grams of the drug in Findlay. Prosecutors allege the June 6 sale occurred within 100 feet of a juvenile, according to the indictment....

Ag Hall of Fame seeks nominations

By ED LENTZ Agriculture has contributed to Hancock County since the pioneers settled. Many individuals are involved in agriculture, but there are a few who stand out for their efforts and contributions to the community. The Hancock County Agriculture Hall of Fame award recognizes...

Hardin Northern registration slated

DOLA — Hardin Northern schools is hosting kindergarten screening for the 2014-15 school year. Screening is scheduled for April 16 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the elementary gym and children must be at least 5 years old to join next year’s class. Registration is...

Police standoff, post office

It’s become a tangled tale with no amicable way out. A Findlay Police Department sergeant goes from stellar performance reviews to unmanageable and terminable during just six months in 2012. Through his own admission, he did some stupid things. Some of the behavior was...

County meeting location changed

The location of the Seneca County commissioners meeting at 7 p.m. today has been changed to the village hall, 213 Washington St. Republic.

Meeting changed

MOUNT BLANCHARD — The Riverdale school board meeting scheduled for Monday has been rescheduled for Feb. 3 at 7 p.m. in the central office board room.

Citizens police academy offered

BOWLING GREEN — The Wood County Sheriff’s Office is taking reservations for its citizens police academy. Classes will discuss the office’s operations and duties. The weekly meetings will take place from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesdays from Feb. 5 through April 9....

Marathon dividend

Marathon Petroleum Corp.’s board of directors has declared a dividend of 42 cents per share on common stock. The dividend is payable March 10 to shareholders of record on Feb. 19.

College basketball: Parker’s 21 helps Duke hand Pitt first home loss

By WILL GRAVES AP Sports Writer PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh student section spent a full hour before Monday night’s game against Duke trying to get into the Blue Devils’ heads. They roared during warmups, cheering every missed jump shot. They shook the stands...

Pro football: Browns add five assistant coaches

By TOM WITHERS AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND — Browns coach Mike Pettine hired Jim O’Neil as his defensive coordinator on Monday, reuniting him with the coach who helped him turn around Buffalo’s defense last season. Pettine also retained special teams coordinator...