Anna Dysinger

Anna Mae Dysinger, 90, of Findlay, died Friday at her residence. Arrangements are pending at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home.

Dixie L. Myers

Dixie L. Myers, 74, of Findlay, died at 7:45 a.m., Thursday, January 30, 2014. She was born on July 14, 1939, in Findlay, to the late Harold and Betty (Stauffer) Ritter. She married Robert B. Myers on July 6, 1957, and he preceded her in death on July 16, 2013. Dixie is survived...

Harada named to all-state orchestra

Findlay High School senior violinist Hiromasa Alex Harada has been named to the Ohio Music Education Association’s all-state honors orchestra. This is the fourth consecutive year Harada has received the honor. He was selected after several auditions that evaluated...

Saturday’s scoreboard

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL Friday’s Results Blanchard Valley Conference Arlington 62, Leipsic 42 Liberty-Benton 74, Arcadia 21 McComb 41, Cory-Rawson 22 Pandora-Gilboa 63, Vanlue 61, 2-OT Van Buren 96, Hardin Northern 34 Three Rivers Athletic Conference Lima Senior 62, Fremont...

David Carl Shimp

CHILLICOTHE — David Carl Shimp, 67, of Chillicothe, died Thursday, January 30, 2014, at his home, following an extended illness. He was born March 30, 1946 in Findlay, OH to the late Roy C. Shimp and V. Violet Fry Shimp LaRue. He married Linda Jones, who survives. Also...

Helen Grace Hofer-Gatsie

Helen Hofer-Gatsie passed away peacefully on January 31, 2014 after a long battle with cancer. She has been cremated per her wishes. Helen was born on February 20, 1923 in Akron to Nikolas and Katherine Klespies. Helen married John Gatsie on June 27, 1997 and he survives. She was...

H. Lynn Spoon

McCUTCHENVILLE — H. Lynn Spoon, 60, of McCutchenville, passed away in his sleep peacefully, after losing his battle with cancer Jan. 27, 2014. He was born at Tiffin Mercy Hospital, on April 17, 1953, to Harry Jr. and Lois A. Spoon. After graduating from Mohawk High School...

Teddy Leroy Wickard

McCOOK, Neb. — Teddy Leroy Wickard passed away Friday, January 24, 2014, at Community Hospital in McCook, NE. He was 86 years old. Teddy was born on February 1, 1927 in Jerry City, Ohio to parents, Ralph and Bessie May (Dyer) Wickard. On February 29, 1944, he entered the...

Claude Jackson Sr.

Claude Jackson Sr., age 86, of Findlay, died at 1:10 a.m. on Friday, January 31, 2014 at his residence. He was born on May 4, 1927 in Evergreen, Alabama to the late Charlie and Lucy (Rutherford) Jackson. In February 1952 he married Mary R. Buxton and she died on April 29, 2001....

How wildlife survives during cold winters

By JIM ABRAMS We’re experiencing one of the colder winters in memory with plenty of snow and ice. It’s uncomfortable, heating bills are climbing, and shoveling snow has become a hobby. As strange as it may sound, I can’t wait to mow the grass. Have you ever...