Jeanette Collins

Jeanette Collins, 83, of Findlay passed away on Friday, February 21, 2014. She was born to the late Willie and Leona (Caudill) May, March 16, 1930, in Paintsville, KY. She married Calvin C. Collins in 1944, and they lived in Paintsville, KY, before relocating to Findlay in 1968....

William ‘Bill’ Lee Crouse

NORTH BALTIMORE — William “Bill” Lee Crouse, 70, of North Baltimore, died at 11:55 p.m., Thursday, February 20, 2014, at the Bridge Hospice Care Center, Bowling Green. He was born on June 1, 1943, in Findlay, to the late William Clair and Lorelia...

Rachel Wright

FOSTORIA — Rachel J. Wright, 81, of Fostoria, died Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at Independence House, Fostoria. Services will be private. Surviving is her companion; Bob Heindricks of Fostoria and McCutchenville. Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria, is handling the...

Housing demolition funds sought

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER TIFFIN — The Seneca County commissioners have approved seeking a $280,000 grant to demolish dilapidated housing in Fostoria. Jill Griffin, executive director of Seneca Regional Planning Commission, will apply for the Neighborhood Revitalization Grant...

Blanchard reaches moderate flood stage

The Blanchard River, fueled by melting snow and a rainstorm Thursday, crested in Findlay just above “moderate” flood stage Sunday morning. The weekend flooding prompted officials to close several roadways in Findlay and Hancock County and resulted in at least one...

Why the fractions in gas prices?

Q: Why are gasoline prices put at nine-tenths of a cent? If I bought exactly one gallon, would I get one-tenth of a cent in change? Do oil companies keep the change? — Anonymous. A: Fractional pricing, as it is called, began after the first increase in the federal gasoline...

Division I wrestling: Findlay’s Jolliff headed to Columbus

CLEVELAND — Findlay High School’s Justin Jolliff is Columbus-bound. The junior rebounded from a tough semifinal loss to win his consolation semifinal match and finish fourth in the 126-pound weight class at the Division I district wrestling tournament Saturday at...

Monday’s scoreboard

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL Saturday’s Results Ohio Cardinal Conference Ashland 67, Clear Fork 50 Sandusky Bay Conference Sandusky Perkins 74, Sandusky St. Mary 69 Huron 55, Oak Harbor 40 Other NW Ohio Games Hillsdale 58, Lucas 40 Lake 71, Northwood 34 Delphos Jefferson 59,...