Scholarships offered by retired teachers

The Hancock County Retired Teacher’s Association is awarding $1,000 scholarships to four 2014 graduating seniors who are presently attending a Hancock County or Findlay City school with plans to major in the education field at an accredited college or university. Two of the...

Blood drive today

The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. today at First Lutheran Church, 109 E. Lincoln St.

Ohio Star Quilters to meet

The Ohio Star Quilters of Findlay will meet at 9:30 a.m. Monday St. John’s Lutheran Church, 1701 Tiffin Ave. Following a business meeting and show-and-tell, an employee of the Findlay Sewing Center will present a program on needles, threads and taking care of sewing...

Dick Stevens to lead Christian Clearing House directors

Dick Stevens will serve as president of the Christian Clearing House board of directors for 2014. He was installed during the organization’s annual meeting, held Feb. 10. Other officers include Dale Briggs, president-elect; Jerry Sprouse, past president; Debbie Seawell,...

Program will provide assistance with services

The Alcohol/Drug Addiction/Mental Health Services board is offering “Helping Hands Connecting You,” a program to help those in need of social and other services. Sessions will be held from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. the last Tuesday of each month, beginning Tuesday, in the Dock...

Boys Basketball: Findlay High is playing spoiler role

By DAVE HANNEMAN STaff Writer Findlay virtually yanked the Three Rivers Athletic Conference boys basketball trophy out of the hands of Toledo St. John’s two weeks ago. Friday night, the Trojans have the chance to give it back. “I’m sure (St. John’s) will...

Girls Basketball: Riverdale can’t contain Troike

By ANDREW WILLIAMS Staff Writer High school state tournament basketball is all about gutsy performances because on any given night, a team’s season can end if its best players don’t show up and play their best basketball. St. Wendelin’s Kamryn Troike turned in...

Thursday’s scoreboard

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL Wednesday’s Results Northern Buckeye Conference Rossford 50, Eastwood 48 Northern Ohio League Willard 70, Bellevue 60 Firelands Conference Western Reserve 47, New London 44, OT Sandusky Bay Conference Sandusky Perkins 51, Clyde 46 Other NW Ohio Games...

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.; Hancock Historical Museum series: “Factories in Findlay,” 9:30-10:30 a.m.; SilverSneakers yoga, 10-10:50 a.m.; reflexology, 10...

Vic Krout

Vic L. Krout, 62, of Findlay, died Wednesday at his residence. Arrangements are pending at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home.