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Ohio Governor Presents Annual Courage Awards To Women Who Survived Decade-long Imprisonment

MEDINA, Ohio (AP) — Ohio governor presents annual courage awards to women who survived decade-long imprisonment.

Ohio Governor Announces Anti-tobacco Initiative

MEDINA, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) has announced a new plan to fight smoking in the state. Kasich says Ohio was once a national leader in reducing the number of people who smoke and needs to take the cause up again. Kasich announced in his State of the...

Ohio Governor Proposes Academic Credits For Vets

MEDINA, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) has announced a plan to give free academic credits to veterans for the training and experience they received during military service. Kasich says the training veterans received from the Armed Forces has prepared them for...

Ohio Governor Ties Higher Ed Funding To Graduation

MEDINA, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) has announced a plan to tie higher education funding to course completion and graduation rates at the state’s publicly funded colleges and universities. Kasich says the plan puts the right incentives in place for...

Ohio Governor Proposes $10M For Schools Plan

MEDINA, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich (KAY’-sik) has proposed using $10 million in state casino revenue to pay for an effort to bring together parents, communities, religious groups, businesses and others to support children’s education. Kasich says teachers often...

Volunteers feed the need in Carey

By JEANNIE WILEY WOLF Staff Writer CAREY — Wednesdays are busy at Memorial United Methodist Church in downtown Carey. Pastors who are part of Carey Ecumenical Charities meet with people in need of financial assistance or counseling, while the Clothing Closet offers free...

City Mission sets volunteer training

A volunteer training and orientation for new and current volunteers of the City Mission of Findlay will be held from 10:30 a.m. to noon today or from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday. The agenda includes a brief history of the agency, an overview of services, volunteer experiences...

Tuesday calendar

TODAY Findlay Senior Center, 339 E. Melrose Ave.; 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., cafe; SilverSneakers Splash, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.,...

Letters to the Editor 02-25-14

‘STUCKCAT’ ALMOST MET THE ‘TOPCAT’ I saw, hopefully, the final picture of “Piper” in Saturday’s paper. It seems he has, at last, been adopted by a qualified family. What people don’t know is another near-tragedy involving Piper....

Bad call

The Ohio Supreme Court got it right last week when it ruled that a Cleveland woman was entitled to damages in her lengthy fight to obtain public records. The woman, after all, had to hire an attorney, and an accountant, and still had to wait eight months to get the public...