Dolores Sue Bowman

Dolores Sue Bowman, 77, of Findlay, passed away at 9:45 a.m. on Monday, February 10, 2014 at The Heritage Manor, Findlay. She was born on July 8, 1936, to the late Wilbur W. and Blanche I. (McKitrick) Swick, Sr. in Findlay. She married Earl D. Bowman on June 14, 1957, and they...

Tina Ritter

Tina L. Ritter, 54, of Upper Sandusky, died Tuesday at her residence. Arrangements are pending at Lucas-Batton Funeral Home, Upper Sandusky.

Girls basketball: Arcadia’s Cramer makes Jackets pay

By MICHAEL BURWELL Staff Writer ARCADIA — Arcadia’s Courtney Cramer wasn’t afraid to shoot from beyond the arc in Tuesday’s game against New Riegel, and for the Redskins, it paid off in a big way. The 5-foot-5 senior point guard drained six 3-pointers,...

Girls basketball: Titans wins big battle at Archbold

ARCHBOLD — Troy Yant’s halftime speech must have been inspiring for his Ottawa-Glandorf girls basketball team. Deadlocked 12-12 at the half with Archbold, Ottawa-Glandorf took control with a 13-6 advantage in the third quarter and held on the lead the rest of the way...

McComb library to host therapy dog

McCOMB — Therapy dog, Jasmine, will visit the McComb Public Library on Saturday, Feb. 22, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Children of all ages can read to Jasmine.

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department A Sunday assault was investigated at the Findlay Village Mall. Domestic disturbances were investigated Sunday on Bernard Avenue and Edinborough Drive....

Harold ‘Fuzz’ Wright Crouse

Harold “Fuzz” Wright Crouse was born April 2, 1924, in North Baltimore to Leo (Edna) Crouse and Orpha (Wade) Bechtel, who both preceded him in death. Also preceding him in death were four brothers: Clair, Kelly, John and Ray Crouse, three step-sisters: Caroline...

Indiana woman ordered to repay stolen benefits

OTTAWA — An Indiana woman must repay thousands of dollars she stole from an Ohio assistance fund. Kellsey Lyle, 29, of New Haven, Ind., was ordered Tuesday in Putnam County Common Pleas Court to repay $69,900 taken through Medicaid theft. From September 2009 through May...

County real estate bills due on Friday

Hancock County Treasurer Steve Welton is reminding residents that real estate tax bills are due Friday. Payments may be made at the treasurer’s office from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. For those paying by check, there is a drop box at the courthouse entrance. Also, taxes may be...

Panel accepts higher jail fees

By JOY BROWN STAFF WRITER Sign a contract to pay higher fees for inmates housed at the Hancock County jail, but also pursue money-saving alternatives, Findlay Council’s Appropriations Committee told city administrators Tuesday. If the full City Council agrees, Mayor Lydia...