College Softball: Reynolds could play key role for Oilers

By BRIAN LESTER Staff Writer Emily Reynolds said it seems like just yesterday she was a freshman on the University of Findlay softball team. Now, the former Elmwood High School star is a senior, and the starting shortstop for the Oilers is aware of the responsibility that comes...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department: Police Department A motorist was ticketed Monday after improperly passing a stopped school bus on Lakeview Parkway. A female was nabbed after shoplifting bras, lotions and a St. Patrick’s Day hat Tuesday from...

Rising sewer rates concern officials

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER NEW RIEGEL — A nearly 30 percent sewer rate increase for New Riegel got the attention of about 25 village, county, state and federal officials Wednesday who held an hour-long meeting and conference call to discuss possible solutions. Quarterly...

Boys Basketball: Otsego bounces Fostoria

By ANDY WOLF For The Courier MOUNT BLANCHARD — Schyler Scherff went off for 14 points in the first quarter en route to a game-high of 24 and led Otsego to a 58-36 victory over Fostoria High School in Division II sectional semifinal Wednesday night at Riverdale High School....

Officers named for BVC board

A Findlay resident has been named president of the Blanchard Valley Center board. Mike Chiarelli will lead the Hancock County Board of Developmental Disabilities this year. Chuck Hirschy was elected vice president and Mary Walsh returns as secretary.

SWCD office closed Monday

The Hancock Soil and Water Conservation District office will be closed Monday so staff can attend a meeting in Columbus. The office will reopen from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday.

College Basketball: UF is confident road team

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Life on the road can be a grind. But the University of Findlay men’s basketball team has embraced the challenge of playing away from the friendly confines of Croy Gymnasium, and the numbers prove as much. The No. 23 Oilers are 9-3 on the road...

Boys Basketball: Kuhlman leads, Vikings follow

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER OTTAWA — Zach Kuhlman can talk ’til he’s blue in the face about what it’s like to play tournament basketball. But the Leipsic senior figures actions speak louder than words. Kuhlman drained three 3-pointers, scored twice on...

Boys Basketball: Vanlue, Arcadia fall at Fostoria

By ANDREW WILLIAMS Staff writer FOSTORIA — Three quarters won’t get the job done in tournament basketball. When any little miscue can mean the end of a team’s season, it takes 32 minutes to survive and advance to the next round. Arcadia and Vanlue found that out...

Attorney to discuss intellectual property

“Intellectual Property: Avoiding Problems and Securing Rights,” will be discussed in a free, one-hour presentation at 8 a.m. March 11 at Findlay Inn & Conference Center. Ray Meiers, a practicing intellectual property attorney for 14 years, will discuss patents,...