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Van Buren man hurt in accident

One person was injured in a two-vehicle accident Wednesday afternoon on North Main Street. According to the Findlay Police Department, Larry L. Hollar, 43, of Van Buren, was taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital by Hanco Ambulance with minor injuries. Police reported Hollar, who was...

Wittwer being considered for job in Allen County

Dean Wittwer is being considered for the superintendent job of Allen County’s Educational Service Center. Wittwer, superintendent for Findlay City Schools, said he was asked to come talk to officials in Allen County about the job last week. Wittwer said he isn’t sure whether he...

Teens charged in alleged cancer scheme

BOWLING GREEN — Theft charges have been filed against two Elmwood boys accused of swindling money with fraudulent cancer stories. Both boys were charged with a fifth-degree felony of theft and will continue their cases in Wood County Juvenile Court, said Prosecutor Paul Dobson....

Injury accident reported on North Main Street

An injury accident was reported at about 2:20 p.m. on the 3900 block of North Main Street in Findlay, near Hancock County 99. More information will be posted as it becomes available.

College basketball: Findlay High grad coaching at Wisconsin

MADISON, Wis. — The NCAA basketball Final Four will have a definite local connection with Findlay High graduate Lamont Paris serving as an assistant coach for Wisconsin. A two-year letterman and 1992 FHS graduate, Paris is in his fourth season on the Wisconsin staff. Prior...

Vivian Whitfield

Vivian Whitfield, 49, of Findlay, died at 10:02 p.m. Monday at Fox Run Manor. Arrangements are pending at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home.

Arts Partnership plans final School Day Performance

The Arts Partnership will hold the last performance in its 2013-2014 Commercial Savings Bank School Day Performances Series April 25 at Findlay High School’s R.L. Heminger Auditorium. Seats are still available for the 10 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. productions of “Snow White...

Wednesday calendar

TODAY Findlay Senior Center, 339 E. Melrose Ave.; fitness center open, 5 a.m.-9 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m.-6 p.m.; SilverSneakers Splash, 8:30-9:30 a.m., Birchaven; low-impact cardio toning class, 9-9:40 a.m.; conversation and needlecraft, 9-11 a.m.; SilverSneakers, 10-10:50 a.m.;...

Teams forming for Walk a Mile in Her Shoes fundraiser

Open Arms Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Services will present its sixth annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event April 26 at Riverside Park. Registration will begin at 10:30 a.m., with an opening ceremony at 11:30 a.m. Hancock County men, women and boys will walk one mile in...

Small Steps to Health and Wealth offered

Hancock Saves is offering a five-week course, Small Steps to Health and Wealth, beginning April 21. Classes will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Mondays April 21 through May 19 in the International Room of the Findlay Family YMCA, 300 E. Lincoln St. The program addresses the...