Lt. Gov. Taylor to speak in Findlay

Ohio Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor will be the featured speaker at this year’s Hancock County Republican Party Lincoln Day dinner, to be held at 6 p.m. Monday at the Agency on Aging, 339 E. Melrose Ave. U.S. Rep. Bob Latta, R-Bowling Green, will also be providing a legislative...

Opossums topic of park program

Opossums will be discussed during a Hancock Park District Discovery Story at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Monday in the Discovery Center at Oakwoods Nature Preserve. The same program is offered each time. Chris Allen, Hancock Park District program assistant, will lead the program, which...

Patricia Louise ‘Bettye’ Houston

Patricia Louise “Bettye” Houston, 91, who was a loving Mother and Grandmother, died at Abbington of Pickerington on February 8, 2014. Mrs. Houston was born in Van Wert, Ohio, on October 6, 1922. She was a graduate of Findlay, Ohio High School. She went on to work for...

Thursday calendar

TODAY Findlay Senior Center, 339 E. Melrose Ave.; fitness center open, 5 a.m.-9 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; EnhanceFitness, 9-9:50 a.m.; SilverSneakers yoga, 10-10:50 a.m.; reflexology, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., by appointment; book club, discussing “The Illusion of...

Genealogical society to meet Tuesday

The Hancock County Chapter of Ohio Genealogical Society will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 6482 County Road 18. Jim Fagan will share information about current additions to the church’s genealogical collection.

Student art exhibit opens today at gallery

A student art exhibit for children in kindergarten through fifth grade opens today at the Findlay Art League, 117 W. Crawford St. The opening reception is from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. today, with awards being presented at 7 p.m. The annual event is open to students in Findlay and...

Dinner to benefit burn victim

FOSTORIA — A spaghetti dinner will be held to raise funds for Tim Dean from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday at Stacy’s Place, 625 Plaza Drive, Fostoria. Dean was in a cabin fire that severely burned more than 60 percent of his body. Before his accident, he worked as a...

Kiwanis Club collecting donations 1 quarter at a time

By SARA ARTHURS Staff Writer Just how many quarters are in a mile? A mile of quarters, laid edge to edge, totals $16,500 — and that’s the amount Kiwanis Club of Findlay hopes to raise during an upcoming fundraiser, the “Kiwanis Quarter Mile.” It’s...

Wheelchair rugby fundraiser Saturday

The University of Findlay’s physical therapy department will host a wheelchair rugby event to raise money for the Adaptive Sports Program of Ohio. The event will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday in the university’s Croy Gymnasium. Teams of five players will...

Drug investigation results in arrests

CAREY — The Wyandot County Sheriff’s Office took three people into custody about 4 p.m. Tuesday at an IGA store in Carey. The arrests were made as part of a narcotics investigation, Sheriff Michael Hetzel said. Hetzel could not say what charges those involved could...