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...

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...

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...

Upgrades urged at Findlay’s gym

By JOY BROWN STAFF WRITER Findlay is poised to spend $15,000 to repair and upgrade fitness equipment at the city gym. But some members of City Council’s Appropriations Committee were surprised to learn the city has a gym, and had questions about the proposal this week. The...

Findlay man gets 11 years for shooting city resident

A Findlay man was sentenced Wednesday to 11 years in prison for shooting a city resident during a home robbery. Tyrel L. Jones, 22, pleaded guilty to charges of shooting Christopher A. Ingleston, 19, in the torso at about 1 a.m. Dec. 19 at 222 Prospect Ave. Police said Jones...

Dorotha Lininger

SYCAMORE — A funeral for Dorotha A. Lininger, 92, of Sycamore, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Bringman Clark Funeral Home, Upper Sandusky, the Rev. Jim Stauffer officiating. Burial will be in Old Mission Cemetery, Upper Sandusky. Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. to...

Delta Miller

FOREST — A funeral for Delta M. Miller, 83, of Forest, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Clark Shields Funeral Home, Forest, the Rev. Steven Umphress officiating. Burial will be in Hueston Cemetery, Forest. Visitation will be held from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday at the...

Donald Hughes

VAUGHNSVILLE — Donald L. Hughes, 95, of Vaughnsville, died at 2 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, at St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima. Surviving are his wife, Alice J. Schafer; two sons, Donald of Ottawa; and Mike of Vaughnsville; and two daughters, Mrs. Tom (Kathie)...

Carolyn Strawman

RISINGSUN — A memorial for Carolyn Strawman, 69, of Risingsun, will be held at a later date. Visitation will be held from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria. Ms. Strawman died Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, at Independence House, Fostoria....