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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,...

Speakers, vendors, farmers to attend Conservation Tillage Conference

Farmers will have the opportunity to participate in next week’s Conservation Tillage Conference, one of the largest agricultural programs in northwestern Ohio. More than 500 farmers, consultants, industry representatives, government officials and the curious will meet at...

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...

Work on arts center to begin in May

By MAX FILBY STAFF WRITER Construction of the $10 million Marathon Center for the Performing Arts is scheduled to start in May, with a groundbreaking celebration taking place toward the end of April. “We haven’t seen even one ounce of hesitation on this,” Ed...

Village’s new water tower to be installed by next fall

By ERIC SCHAADT Staff Writer McCOMB — A replacement water tower will become a reality in McComb this year, while improvements to a portion of East Oliver Street will continue, according to the village mayor. During his annual state-of-the-village remarks Monday to Village...

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...

School’s drainage system detailed

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER CAREY — A detention pond will slow the release of stormwater from property where the new Carey school will be located, architects and engineers told about 35 Carey residents who attended an informational meeting about the plans Monday. The school...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department A youth was questioned after an iPhone was pilfered from a purse at Findlay High School during a dance competition Saturday. Domestic disturbances were...

Annette Ewing

McCOMB — Annette Ewing, 92, of McComb, died Sunday at Bridge Hospice Care Center. Arrangements are pending at Hartley Funeral Home, McComb.