Elizabeth Benjamin

Elizabeth K. Benjamin, 93, of Findlay, died at 8:05 p.m. Tuesday at Richland Manor, Bluffton. Arrangements are pending at Chiles-Laman Funeral and Cremation Services, Bluffton.

Thursday’s Scoreboard

PREP Boys Basketball Wednesday’s Games Northern Ohio League Ontario at Sandusky Senior, ppd., rescheduled Thursday Ohio Cardinal Conference Clear Fork at Ashland Senior, ppd., rescheduled Feb. 22 Other NW Ohio Games Cardinal Stritch at Evergreen, ppd. Cory-Rawson at Lakota,...

Primary-free

Once again, last-minute maneuvering by the two major political parties will result in a “primary-free” gubernatorial election for Ohioans. That’s too bad. In a state nearly split between conservatives and liberals, voters should have a say when picking a...

Gail Crow

LEIPSIC — Gail J. “Shorty” Crow, 90, of Leipsic, died at 12:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, at The Meadows of Leipsic. A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 13, at the First Christian Church of Leipsic. Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m....

William ‘Bill’ Burrell

William T. Burrell 53, of North Baltimore, passed away on Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center. Bill was born on March 18, 1960 in Findlay, Ohio to Jerry and Polly (Kish) Burrell. Bill was a graduate of Elmwood High School, and was working for Continental...

William Warrick

William Warrick, 79, of Fostoria, died at 9 a.m. Wednesday at Bridge Hospice Care Center. Arrangements are pending at Hufford Family Funeral Home.

Findlay man hurt in city accident

A Findlay man was injured in a two-vehicle accident on North Blanchard Street Wednesday night. Findlay police reported a vehicle driven by Austin J. Davis, 22, of Findlay, was northbound in the 500 block of North Blanchard Street at 9:46 p.m. when he lost control of the vehicle,...

Candidate filing deadline extended

Wednesday’s filing deadline for candidates and issues for the May 6 primary has been extended in Hancock County. Jody O’Brien, Hancock County elections board director, said because of the weather-related closing of the board’s offices Wednesday, the deadline...

Council Legislation

Feb. 4, 2014 Public Attendance: 8 ORDINANCES • 2014-6, second reading, authorizing the service-safety director to advertise for bids and enter into contracts for the purchase or lease of equipment, and for the construction of various projects, and appropriating nearly $3.3...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department A Glenwood Middle School student was escorted from the school after becoming disruptive Monday. Domestic disagreements were noted recently at dwellings...