2014 class members to design, distribute preparedness guides

The Hancock Leadership Class of 2014 will design and distribute emergency preparedness guides to Hancock County households as its class project. The guide will be a color, tabbed booklet that will provide quick tips and contact information for what to do in the event of a wide...

Nursery school begins enrollment

Merry Time Nursery School is enrolling preschool-aged children for the 2014-2015 school year. An informational/registration meeting for parents will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Journey at Christ Church, 225 W. Bigelow Ave., where the school is located. Parents already familiar...

Flag City Honor Flight sets 4th annual trip date

Flag City Honor Flight, the Findlay-based hub of the national Honor Flight Network, has chosen June 3 for its fourth annual flight to Washington D.C. Flag City Honor Flight flies veterans free of charge to view the monuments built in their honor. Flag City Honor Flight takes, in...

Volunteer Hancock County website accepting new agencies

The steering committee for the Volunteer Hancock County website is accepting new agencies that wish to list volunteer opportunities. The website, at http://VolunteerHancockCounty.org, offers a listing of volunteer opportunities and the chance for prospective volunteers to find...

Thumbs

DOWN: There’s only one thing that could make this snowy and cold winter worse than it has already been: another flood. Things are still frozen, but officials are monitoring the forecasts to see if a flood warning will be needed. Weather watching is nothing new in these...

Friday’s 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.; SilverSneakers, 9-9:50 a.m.; Bible study, 9-10:30 a.m.; SilverSneakers yoga, 10-10:50 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.; Sequence and cards, 1-4 p.m.; SilverSneakers...

Girls basketball: Fremont Ross lets Stanfield score on FHS Senior Night

Taylor Stanfield’s basket may not have seemed like much in the final box score of Findlay’s 43-33 loss to Fremont Ross on Thursday. But in the grander scheme of high school sports and the sportsmanship it embodies, it loomed rather large. Findlay and Fremont Ross,...

Girls basketball: Ottoville finishes strong

By ANDREW WILLIAMS STAFF WRITER MCCOMB — It isn’t how you start that matters, but how you finish. Luckily for Ottoville, it opened the way it needed to, on a 7-0 run, and ultimately got the ending it wanted, with the Big Green closing the game with a 6-1 advantage to...

Friday’s scoreboard

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL Thursday’s Results Northwest Ohio Athletic League Archbold 61, Liberty Center 35 Other NW Ohio Games Wellington School 61, Ridgemont 32 Around Ohio Amanda-Clearcreek 39, Cols. Hamilton Twp. 37 Batavia Amelia 61, Georgetown 52 Beachwood 85, Independence...

College basketball: Ashland pulls away from UF women

ASHLAND — It was a back and forth struggle before Ashland finally pulled away for an 88-80 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference women’s basketball win over the University of Findlay Thursday night. The game, which featured 19 lead changes, was tied at 77-77...