Prep softball: Conley robs homer, preserves Arcadia win

ARCADIA — Skylar Conley didn’t drive in the winning run in Arcadia’s 9-8 softball win over Old Fort on Wednesday. But the sophomore left fielder was the difference in the game nonetheless. With two outs in the top of the seventh inning, Conley reached over the...

Student Art Exhibit opens today

The Student Art Exhibit, featuring the work of students in grades six through 12, will open from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the Findlay Art League, 117 W. Crawford St. Awards will be presented at 7 p.m. The annual event is open to students in Findlay and Hancock County Schools....

Thursday’s scoreboard

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL American League East Division W L Pct GB Toronto 2 1 .667 — Baltimore 1 1 .500 ½ Boston 1 1 .500 ½ Tampa Bay 1 2 .333 1 New York 0 2 .000 1½ Central Division W L Pct GB Chicago 2 0 1.000 — Detroit 2 0 1.000 — Cleveland 1 1 .500 1 Kansas...

Vivian Whitfield

A funeral for Vivian Whitfield, 49, of Findlay, will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at Birchaven Chapel, with L.D. Roessler officiating. Burial will be private. Ms. Whitfield died at 10:02 p.m. Monday, March 31, 2014, at Fox Run Manor. Surviving are her mother, Rosella Whitfield,...

Therese Wellstein

FOSTORIA — Therese Wellstein, 100, of Fostoria, died Tuesday at Hospice of Northwest Ohio, Perrysburg. Arrangements are pending at Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria.

Charles Miller

RIALTO, Calif. — A private memorial service for Charles C. Miller, 79, of Rialto, Calif., and formerly of Van Buren, will be held Saturday in Rialto, Calif. Mr. Miller died Monday, March 31, 2014, at his residence. Surviving are his wife, Dorothy; four sons, Bruce of...

Ann E. McDermott

BOWLING GREEN — Ann E. McDermott, 54 years of age, of Bowling Green, Ohio, passed away, Tuesday, April 1, 2014. Ann was born and raised in Findlay, Ohio to Donald A. and Beverly (Palmer) Rooney. She married Thomas J. McDermott on August 1, 1981 in Findlay, Ohio and he...

Ruth Lammers Alt

PANDORA — Ruth Lammers Alt, 71, of Pandora, went to heaven on March 29, 2014 after a brief illness in Hemet, CA. She was born in Miller City on June 12, 1942 to the late Rudolph and Alberta Lammers and married Arthur (Junior) Alt on July 11, 1964, and have celebrated 49...

City, county agencies developing active shooter response plan

By JOY BROWN STAFF WRITER First responders throughout Hancock County are developing plans for how they should react to a school shooting incident. According to Mayor Lydia Mihalik, a committee comprised of various emergency personnel has been meeting every two weeks since...

One person hurt in city 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...