Gerald R. Fay

Gerald Russell Fay, 71, of Kenton, passed away at 4:40 a.m., Sunday, February 16, 2014, at the Kenton Nursing and Rehabilitation Center after years of battling Leukemia. He was born on October 14, 1942, in Hardin County to the late Emerson, Sr. and Lillian (Wuethrich) Fay. He...

Dorothy J. Cornely

KENTON — Dorothy Jean Cornely, age 89 of Westerville formerly of Kenton, died at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, February 14, 2014 at the Village at Westerville Nursing Center in Westerville, Ohio. She was born March 18, 1924 to the late Dale and Vanetta (Cross) Hemmerly. On July 11,...

Jannifer Browning

Jannifer Browning, 55, of Fostoria, died early Sunday, February 9, 2014 at Bridge Hospice in Findlay. She was born March 12, 1958 in Clover, SC to Theotha and Shirley (Osei) Shanks. On June 17, 1994, she married Postell Browning in Findlay. She is survived by her mother; husband;...

Chantel R. Kitzler Kin

CAREY ­­– Chantel R. Kitzler Kin, 36, of Carey, died at 7:52 a.m. on Saturday, February 15, 2014 at the Bridge Hospice Care Center in Findlay surrounded by her family and friends, after a courageous battle with cervical cancer. Born June 4, 1977 in Findlay, she is the...

Shannon Club to hold annual sale

BLUFFTON — The Shannon (Sharing Hopes and Nourishing Needs of Neighbors) service club of Bluffton will sponsor its annual community garage and craft sale from 4:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 28 and from 9 a.m. to noon March 1 at The Centre in Bluffton. Admission is $1. Parking...

Jan M. Scales

Jan Michael Scales, 65, of Findlay passed away at 10:40 p.m. on Friday, February 14, 2014 at his residence. He was born on July 30, 1948, to the late Edwin L. and Minnie (Goldsmith) Scales in Bellaire, OH. He married Deborah A. Majeski on August 20, 1977, and she survives. Jan is...

Bluffton Senior Center sets 2014 trip schedule

BLUFFTON — Several trips have been scheduled by the Bluffton Senior Citizens. A mystery trip will leave the Senior Center, 132 N. Main St., Bluffton, at 8:30 a.m. April 24. The cost is $50 which includes a buffet lunch and motor coach transportation. A nine-day, eight-night...

Monday’s calendar

TODAY Findlay Senior Center, closed. Alcoholics Anonymous, closed discussion, 6:30 a.m., Pioneer Club; Big Book study, 10 a.m., Seventh-Day Adventist Church; open discussion, noon, Pioneer Club; open discussion, noon, Dry Haven, Fostoria; closed discussion, 5:30 p.m., Seventh-Day...

Practice ACT test offered at library

KALIDA — A free practice ACT test will be given from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. March 1 at the Putnam County District Library’s Kalida-Union Township location.

Was Abe really that honest?

Q: How honest was “Honest Abe” Lincoln? A: Biographer Benjamin P. Thomas tells this story from just after Lincoln’s days as postmaster in New Salem, Ill., in the 1830s: “Dr. A.G. Henry, one of Lincoln’s closest friends, and himself postmaster for a...