Scholarships offered for middle school girls’ camps

The American Association of University Women, Findlay Branch, is offering a limited number of scholarships for middle school girls to attend math and science camps this summer. Opportunities are available for girls who will be in grades seven and eight next year who are college...

McComb class plans barbecue

McCOMB — The junior class at McComb High School will hold a barbecued chicken dinner, catered by Harlan’s, from 3:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Feb. 14, before the boys’ basketball game with Arcadia. Tickets are $9 each and available from any junior class member or by...

YMCA holds annual meeting

New board members were elected when the Findlay Family YMCA’s annual meeting was held Wednesday at Blanchard Valley Hospital’s Marathon Auditorium. Brad Longberry, Paul Sears and Paul Worstell will serve three-year terms through 2016. Grant Wagner was appointed to a...

Friday’s scoreboard

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL Thursday’s Results Midland Athletic League Carey 82, Tiffin Calvert 51 Fremont St. Joseph 80, Lakota 62 New Riegel 61, Seneca East 53 North Baltimore 50, St. Wendelin 42 Old Fort 51, Hopewell-Loudon 31 Northern Buckeye Conference Eastwood 71, Lake 63...

Groundhog focus of parks program

A “Kids in the Parks” program about the groundhog will be held from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday in “Doc” Phillips Discovery Center at Oakwoods Nature Preserve. Chris Allen, Hancock Park District program assistant, will lead the program, which will include a...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department A Foraker Avenue youth, already on probation, was in more trouble after a parent discovered a drug pipe in her bedroom Wednesday. A drunken Findlay...

Burkhardt named to elections board

NAPOLEON — Secretary of State Jon Husted has appointed Kelli Burkhardt as a member of the Henry County Board of Elections. Burkhardt will complete the unexpired term of Teresa Agler. State law requires bipartisan representation on each of Ohio’s 88 county boards of...

Dog tag deadline today

Today is the deadline to purchase dog tags in Hancock County without penalty. The 2014 dog license is $20 per dog until midnight today. After the deadline, the fee increases to $40 per dog. A new feature on the Hancock County auditor’s website will allow homeowners to...

Boys Basketball: North Baltimore holds off St. Wendelin

By ANDY WOLF FOR THE COURIER FOSTORIA — Like the flip of a switch, North Baltimore saw its 11-point lead erased to a 42-42 deadlock with just 3 minutes to play against Fostoria St. Wendelin. But junior Derek McMahan came through with the final three field goals to propel...

College Basketball: Little goes right for UF in 81-61 loss

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Greg Kahlig wore a look of frustration most of the night. Shots that normally go down simply didn’t for the University of Findlay’s top scoring threat. Not much went right for the Oilers in general Thursday night against Walsh, and the end...