Thursday calendar

TODAY Senior Center, fitness center open, 5 a.m.-9 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; EnhanceFitness, 9-9:50 a.m.; Hancock Historical Museum series, “Ohio Oil Company,” 9:30-10:30 a.m.; SilverSneakers yoga, 10-10:50 a.m.; reflexology, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., by appointment;...

Benefit murder mystery dinner planned April 11

The Hancock County Citizens Sheriff’s Academy Alumni Association will hold its annual murder mystery dinner at 6:30 p.m. April 11 at the Senior Center, 339 E. Melrose Ave. A buffet dinner will be served, followed by an interactive evening of interrogations, searches and...

FHS awarded accreditation

Findlay High School has received accreditation from the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement. To earn accreditation from the commission, schools must meet high standards of constant improvement and be evaluated by other professionals,...

Arcadia OKs open enrollment

ARCADIA — The Arcadia school board on Wednesday agreed to allow open enrollment for another year. The board unanimously approved the option for the 2014-15 school year. Under open enrollment, Ohio school districts allow students to enroll at other districts if the school...

Courier seeking prep baseball, softball preseason info

Area prep baseball and softball coaches are asked to return their preseason analysis forms to The Courier sports department as soon as possible. Forms were mailed and faxed to each of the 31 schools in The Courier’s circulation area. Coaches can return their team’s...

Hancock HOF: Six, individuals C-R grid team to be inducted

Six individuals and one team will be honored as the 30th class of the Hancock Sports Hall of Fame will be inducted on April 12th at 6 p.m. at Owens Community College’s Community Education and Wellness Center. This year’s inductees include: Alan Baker, Andy Butler,...

Thursday’s Scoreboard

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL OHSAA State Tournament At Value City Arena THURSDAY’S STATE SEMIFINALS Division II Norwalk (27-1) vs. Dayton Thurgood Marshall (22-5), 10:45 a.m. Columbus Watterson (25-2) vs. Akron St. Vincent-St. Mary (19-9), 2 FINAL: Saturday, 10:30 a.m. Division IV...

Council Legislation

March 18, 2014 Public Attendance: 60 ORDINANCES • 2014-17, second reading, authorizing the service-safety director to sign and execute a Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Upper Blanchard watershed grant agreement from the Environmental Protection Agency and the Great Lakes...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department A license plate was lifted Monday from a flatbed trailer at 821 Cherry St. A man assaulted another male outside 408 Locust St. and took his wallet,...

ONU Roundup: Breitigam opens at NCAA swim meet

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Ohio Northern senior Jordan Breitigam finished 57th in a field of 63 swimmers in the men’s 200 individual medley on the opening day of the NCAA Division III men’s swimming and diving championships at the Indiana Purdue-Indianapolis...