Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department Friday domestic squabbles were reported in homes on West Sandusky Street and Payne Avenue. A man was questioned Friday about possessing hypodermic...

‘Teen Chocolate Olympics’ Tuesday

A “Teen Chocolate Olympics” is planned Tuesday at the Findlay-Hancock County Public Library. Chocolate-inspired games will take place from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Lindamood Room. The program is for teenagers from grades six to 12.

Rev. Judith K. Parker

LEIPSIC – Rev. Judith K. Parker, 66, of Leipsic died at 11:20 A.M. Saturday, February 8, 2014 at her residence. She was born July 6, 1947 in Lima to Darel and Betty (Collier) Parker. Her father is deceased, her mother survives in Leipsic. Also surviving is her special...

Ruth H. Kessler

Ruth H. Kessler, 91, of Carey, died at 9:00 p.m. Saturday, February 8, 2014 in Wyandot Memorial Hospital in Upper Sandusky. She was born on October 21, 1922 in Carey to Weldon and Clara (Brown) Hoff and they preceded her in death. She married Robert J. Kessler on June 16, 1945 in...

Joyce M. Norris

Joyce M. Norris, 76 formerly of Findlay, passed away at 2:55 a.m. on Sunday, February 9, 2014 at Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus. She was born on December 9, 1937 in Marysville to the late Chester F. and Hazel R. (Lash) Scheiderer. On September 17, 1955, Joyce married Rev....

Lillian Sue Mitchell

Lillian Sue Mitchell, infant daughter of Colin and Casie (Rizor) Mitchell of North Baltimore, Ohio died at 7:00 a.m. on Friday, February 7, 2014 at Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo, Ohio. Lillian was born on January 19, 2014 in Toledo. Surviving beside her parents are,...

Edith Davidson

FOREST — A funeral for Edith C. Davidson, 79, of Forest, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Clark Shields Funeral Home, Forest, the Rev. Michael Hannah officiating. Burial will be in Patterson Cemetery, Hardin County. Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday...

Jannifer Browning

FOSTORIA — Jannifer L. Browning, 55, of Fostoria, died Sunday at Bridge Hospice Care Center, Findlay. Arrangements are pending with Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria.

Just Ask: What was Hull’s Trace?

Q: What was “Hull’s Trace”? A: It was the first road built through this region, courtesy of the U.S. Army, as it moved north from Urbana to Fort Detroit during the War of 1812. Gen. William Hull’s 1,500 men marched along the west side of Eagle Creek to the...

City woman charged with stabbing

A Findlay woman was arrested early Saturday after a stabbing was reported. Wendy Martinez faces a charge of felonious assault, Findlay police reported. Police responded to a domestic violence complaint and a report of a male victim being stabbed at 2:56 a.m. Saturday at 919 W....