Public Meetings

The following public meetings will be held this week in the Findlay area: TODAY McComb Council, 6:30 p.m., municipal building. Arlington Board of Public Affairs, 7 p.m., municipal building. Carey school board, 7 p.m., board room, Carey school. Rawson Council, 6 p.m., town hall....

Another 4.5 inches of snow falls in Hancock County

Another 4.5 inches of snow fell in Hancock County Sunday, the Ohio Department of Transportation reported. The county received the most snow in the area, according to the agency. Allen County and Wyandot County each received 4 inches, while Seneca County had 3.5 inches of snow....

Van Buren man hurt in snowmobile crash

VAN BUREN — A Van Buren snowmobile driver was hospitalized after being struck by another snowmobile at 7:24 p.m. Sunday in a field off Hancock County 140, north of Portage Township 107, according to the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office. Derol George, 27, was transported by...

Carl Dean Zeigler

Carl Dean Zeigler, 93, passed away on Saturday, February 1, 2014 at Florida Baptist Retirement Center, Vero Beach, Florida. Carl was born September 13, 1920 in McComb, Ohio to Wiley and Carrie (Robinson) Zeigler. Carl was a graduate of McComb High School and served in the 257...

Betty Jane Watkins

Betty Jane Watkins, 88, of Findlay, died at 2:05 a.m., Thursday, February 6, 2014, at Blanchard Valley Hospital, Findlay. She was born on September 10, 1925, in Canton, OH. She married Roma Rex Watkins and he preceded her in death. She is survived by her daughter, Susan Watkins...

Monday’s scoreboard

WINTER OLYMPICS Medals Table Through Sunday (13 total events) Nation G S B Tot Norway 2 1 4 7 Netherlands 2 1 1 4 United States 2 0 2 4 Canada 1 2 1 4 Russia 1 2 1 4 Austria 1 1 0 2 Sweden 0 2 0 2 Czech Republic 0 1 1 2 Italy 0 1 1 2 Germany 1 0 0 1 Poland 1 0 0 1 Slovakia 1 0 0...

Fostorian injured in Arcadia crash

ARCADIA — A Fostoria man was taken to the hospital following a three-vehicle accident in Arcadia Sunday evening. The Hancock County Sheriff’s Office reported Jeremy Clark, 32, of Van Buren, was driving a 1994 Honda Civic northeast on West Fremont Street at 5:59 p.m....

Wyandot County commissioner facing two challengers in May

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER UPPER SANDUSKY — Wyandot County Commissioner Ron Metzger will face two challengers in the Republican primary in May. Also in May, Carey and Mohawk school districts will ask voters to renew income taxes, according to the Wyandot County Board of...

Library program encourages reading to toddlers

By MAX FILBY STAFF WRITER Reading 1,000 books to a child before kindergarten may seem like a lofty goal, but for 2-year-old Madeline Hill, the number may be more like 5,000. “It sounds like a lot, but it’s not,” said Madeline’s mom, Cindy Hill of Findlay....

Prep swimming: Findlay boys finish first at sectional meet

FREMONT — Findlay High’s boys team finished first, its girls team was second and the Trojans set eight total records during the sectional swimming and diving meet held Saturday at Fremont Ross. Findlay’s boys piled up 654 points, most among the Division I and II...