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Girls Basketball Roundup: Elmwood inches closer to title

ROSSFORD — Kristen Curtis pumped in 27 points and Elmwood outscored Rossford 10-7 in overtime Tuesday night for a 77-74 Northern Buckeye Conference victory. The win puts Elmwood (13-5 overall, 10-1) in position to earn at least a share of the NBC title at home Thursday...

Boys Basketball: Minutemen rally to stop Lima Christian

By TED RADICK staff writer Heritage Christian stumbled out of the gate Tuesday and faced a 12-point deficit at haltime. The Minutemen were down, but not out. A decisive third-quarter rally paved the way as Heritage rallied for a 65-49 victory over Lima Christian Academy. Foul...

Flood control a factor in Marathon’s big project

By JOY BROWN STAFF WRITER Flood control is a factor in Marathon Petroleum Corp.’s $80 million construction plan for downtown Findlay, a city official said Tuesday. Economic incentives — up to $20 million in property tax savings — also played a role. The company has...

Storm shuts down region’s schools

By ERIC SCHAADT STAFF WRITER Most regional schools are shut down today and snowplow crews are facing another challenge after a winter storm dropped up to 5 inches of snow on the area Tuesday night. More snow was expected overnight and today. Hancock County government offices, the...

Staying home

For years, Findlay has been encouraging investment in its downtown, and recently the effort has begun to pay off with new restaurants, art galleries and shops opening for business. But on Monday, officials got a commitment few, if any, could have ever dreamed of: two new office...

Blogging class offered at library

The Findlay-Hancock County Public Library will host a blogging class at 10 a.m. Friday in the Lindamood Room. The class, “Blogging Basics,” will teach participants how to create and maintain a free online blog, according to the library. Registration is required by...

Arcadia meeting

ARCADIA — Arcadia Village Council will hold a special meeting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday in the town hall.

McComb library to host story time

McCOMB — Story time at the McComb Public Library resumes on Tuesday, Feb. 11, at 6:30 pm. Stories, rhymes, crafts, music and games will be offered to children 3-5 years who are not in kindergarten. No registration is necessary.

Boys Basketball Roundup: Rams win final NCC game with Falcons

UPPER SANDUSKY — Seth Frey poured in a game-high 21 points and Cody Clifford added 15, including three 3-pointers, to lead Upper Sandusky over Riverdale 71-63 in a North Central Conference boys basketball game Tuesday. It was the final NCC meeting between the Wyandot County...

2 new buildings in flood plain, will be elevated

Two of the four new buildings Marathon Petroleum Corp. will add to its complex in downtown Findlay will be in the flood plain, so the company plans to elevate those two buildings, Marathon reported. One will be a three-story, 45,000-square-foot multi-use office/services building...