Girls basketball: Continental’s Ordway is PCL Player of Year

Continental’s Paige Ordway made it two-for-two and Leipsic’s Gary Kreinbrink added to a milestone kind of season when the Putnam County League recently released its all-conference girls basketball selections. Ordway, who was named the PCL Player of the Year in girls...

Farmers’ Share Breakfast slated

Tickets for the 27th annual Farmers’ Share Breakfast are available at the Findlay-Hancock County Chamber of Commerce, 123 E. Main St. Cost is $3 each, with a limit of 10 tickets. The breakfast will be held at 7:30 a.m. March 13 in Brugeman Lodge at Riverbend Recreation...

Deeds completes township program

Darl Deeds, Eagle Township trustee, recently graduated from the Ohio Township Association Leadership Academy. He was one of 12 people who received diplomas at the annual winter conference held Feb. 12-15 in Columbus. Deeds has been a township trustee for 25 years. He is the first...

Findlay police cite treasurer

Findlay police recently cited the city treasurer for parking in a handicapped space. Susan J. Hite, 66, of Findlay, illegally parked her mother’s vehicle at about 2:30 p.m. Feb. 4 at the Findlay Municipal Building’s south lot, according to an incident report from...

Boys basketball: Elmwood’s Arnold second team all-NBC selection

Elmwood’s Aaron Arnold was a second-team selection as the Northern Buckeye Conference released its all-league boys basketball team. Lake junior guard Connor Bowen was named the NBC player of the year. First-team picks also include Rossford’s Derek Mack;...

County overtime costs soar

It has taken about 400 more tons of salt, and thousands more in overtime costs to keep Hancock County’s roadways clear of snow and ice this winter, compared to last year. County Engineer Christopher Long said about 1,900 tons of salt was left over from last year, and his...

Bicyclist injured in city Monday

A Findlay bicyclist was taken to the hospital on Monday after a minor accident. Vincent May, 48, of Findlay, was riding his bike at 3:15 p.m. Monday on West Main Cross Street toward Main Street. He turned left on Broadway and collided with a vehicle operated by Tiffany Riker, 30,...

Summer concert series awarded grant by foundation

The Hancock Parks Foundation was recently awarded a $1,200 one-year grant by the Findlay-Hancock County Community Foundation. The money will be used to support the 2014 Riverside Summer Concert Series. Other financial sponsors include: Findlay Hearing Aid Center, Merrill Lynch,...

Fostoria kindergarten registration

FOSTORIA — Kindergarten registration for Fostoria City Schools will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 18-19 at Longfellow Elementary School. No appointment is necessary. Students must be 5 years old by Aug. 1 to be eligible for the 2014-15 school year. Parents and...

Four write-in candidates file for Damschroder seat

FREMONT — Four people filed as write-in candidates for 88th District state representative by Monday’s deadline, including the wife of the current officeholder. Rhonda Damschroder, 1014 Birchard Lane, Fremont, is the wife of Rep. Rex Damschroder, who filed to seek...
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