Freight train derails in Tontogany, 18 cars off track

TONTOGANY — A CSX train derailed Monday night in the Wood County village of Tontogany, and 18 cars were off the track, officials reported. The derailed cars were carrying scrap metal and no hazardous materials, according to Bill Gase, assistant chief of the Washington Township...

Challenge grant created

Camp Fire Northwest Ohio has announced the creation of a challenge grant designed to generate additional donor support for the organization. The Youth Development Challenge Grant at Camp Fire Northwest Ohio has been created by Kathy and Duane Jebbett of Findlay. The Jebbetts will...

Tuesday calendar

TODAY Senior Center, fitness center open, 5 a.m.-9 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m.-6 p.m.; EnhanceFitness, 9-9:50 a.m.; SilverSneakers yoga, 10-10:50 a.m.; blood pressure clinic, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.; SilverSneakers Splash, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Birchaven; lunch, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Senior...

Editor likens his craft to sculpting

By SARA ARTHURS Staff Writer On a film or television show, the role of the editor is like a sculptor, chiseling away from lots of footage to refine the story. That’s how Tyler Cook sees it. The lead editor for the CW network’s series “The Originals”...

Exit 159

It’s hard to see a light at the end of a tunnel, or, in this case, a bridge, before the bridge is even built. But the major construction project underway at Interstate 75 and U.S. 224 will one day do wonders for one of the busiest interchanges in this region. Traffic...

Patricia Ann Miller

Patricia Ann Miller, 70, of Findlay, died at 8:25 a.m., Saturday, February 15, 2014. She was born on June 9, 1943, in Findlay to the late William and Henrietta Riley. She is survived by her son, Brian Miller. Patricia was a homemaker and a member of St. Michael the Archangel...

Agnes M. Fredritz

CAREY — Agnes M. Fredritz, 86, of rural Carey, died at 4:20 a.m. Sunday, February 16, 2014 at the Good Shepherd Home in Fostoria. Born on March 10, 1927 in Berwick, OH, she was the daughter of the late Nicholas and Margaret (Kieffer) Ariza. On February 4, 1948, she married...

Doris Kohli

BLUFFTON — Doris Kohli, 89, of Bluffton died February 17, 2014 at 5:30 am at the Mennonite Memorial Home, Bluffton. Doris was born November 9, 1924 in Allen County to the late Robert and Reva Shaffer Martz. On March 9, 1958 she married Francis Kohli and he preceded her in...

JoAnn Brough

FOSTORIA — A memorial for JoAnn Brough, 85, of Fostoria, will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Hope Lutheran Church, Fostoria, the Rev. Larry Knigga officiating. Burial will be in Fountain Cemetery, Fostoria. Visitation will take place one hour prior to the memorial Thursday...

Reva Lortz

CAREY — Reva V. Lortz, 98, formerly of Carey, died at 3 a.m. Monday at the Wyandot County Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Upper Sandusky. Arrangements are pending at Stombaugh-Batton Funeral Home, Carey.