Cooper to invest $140 million in Miss. plant

Mississippi officials are supporting tax breaks to modernize Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.’s plant in Tupelo, while state officials mull a contribution. The Lee County (Miss.) Board of Supervisors has approved a plan to cut property taxes for 10 years, which could save the...

New business moves into downtown Findlay space

About 20 full-time jobs will be added downtown on March 10 when a company which assists hospitals and physician offices with bill collections moves into the former Corporate Research International building at 129 E. Crawford St. IntelliHARTx, which stands for “intelligent...

Arrests made in December Verizon Wireless store robbery

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine has charged a group of Dayton adults in connection with a series of cellphone retailer robberies that included a Findlay store. Antone Jackson, 18; Duane Taylor, 20; Michael Roberson, 19; and Kevin Snowden, 18, all of Dayton, were charged with...

Husted announces election board appointments

Two members of the Hancock County Board of Elections have been reappointed by Secretary of State Jon Husted. Elizabeth Candler, a Democrat, and P. Richard Larick, a Republican, have been appointed to additional two-year terms. Ohio law requires bipartisan representation on each...

Injury crash reported

First responders were dispatched at 1 p.m. to an injury crash at Ohio 12 and Hancock 248. The incident was reported as a three-vehicle crash, according to scanner traffic. More information will be posted as it becomes available.

Hancock County plow trucks to operate under restricted hours

Hancock County plow trucks will be operating under restricted hours for the rest of the winter. County Engineer Christopher Long said roadways will only be plowed between the hours of 6 a.m. and 6 p.m., when needed. Long said the restriction is needed to save both money and salt...

On Deck: UF teams in warm, sunny Florida

University of Findlay’s spring sports teams have escaped winter’s grasp by traveling to Florida and the Oilers will have four teams in action today. The Oilers’ baseball team will take on St. Francis (Ill.) today in a 9 a.m. game while the men and women’s tennis teams are...

Letters to the Editor 3-3-14

PLAN DOESN’T MAKE SENSE Boy, did I get a good laugh Friday morning when I picked up the paper and saw the front page story about the Main Street traffic plan. I am wondering who’s brainstorm this was? Reduce lanes of traffic and back-in parking? Seriously? Obviously,...

UF art exhibition

The University of Findlay will host a senior art exhibition by graphic design majors this month. Community members can view the artwork in the Gardner Fine Arts Pavilion’s Lea Gallery from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. March 10 through March 20. The exhibit will feature graphic design...