Letters to the Editor 04-05-14

A NEW HEALTH CARE SPIN Mr. Winklejohn (letter, April 4) would appear to be quite the budding politician, at least when it comes to putting his own spin on things. His statement that 54 percent of Americans are against the Affordable Care Act is incorrect. Fifty-four percent of...

Make it easy

Anyone who has visited Litter Landing, Hancock County’s home base for most things trash, knows just how popular recycling has become. Many times, the narrow drive leading to the recycling bins can back up like Wilson’s drive-thru at lunchtime. Timing is everything if...

Dale R. Zeisloft

Dale R. Zeisloft, 94, of rural Findlay, passed away at 2:10 p.m. on Thursday, March 27, 2014, at The Heritage, Findlay. He was born on June 24, 1919, to the late Ray T. and Maver (Newell) Zeisloft in Putnam County, OH. He married Pauline M. Sheidler on January 7, 1942, and she...

Irene Lowery

FOSTORIA — A Mass of Christian Burial for Irene E. Lowery, 88, of Fostoria, will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Wendelin Catholic Church, Fostoria, with the rosary recited at 10 a.m. A committal service will be at Fostoria Veterans Chapel. Burial will be at the...

Cheryl Daugherty Edgington

BRADENTON, Fla. — Cheryl Daugherty Edgington, age 67, went to be with the Lord on March 29, 2014. She was born in Findlay, Ohio on September 9, 1946 to the late Robert Oliver and Evelyn (Franks) Daugherty. She was predeceased by her loving husband of 30 years, Clo Edgington...

Kevin Cornish

UPPER SANDUSKY — Kevin P. Cornish, 28, of Upper Sandusky, died at 5:25 a.m. Friday, April 4, 2014, at Fairhaven Health Care Community, Upper Sandusky. Surviving are his parents, George R. and A. Kathy (Mahler) Cornish; two sisters, Sarah Cornish; and Mrs. Jason (Linda) Van...

Thomas J. Berger

LEIPSIC — Thomas J. Berger, 45, of Leipsic, died on Thursday, April 3, 2014 at his residence. He was born May 5, 1968 in Lima to Harold and Judith (Snow) Berger and they survive in Port Clinton. Also surviving are 2 sisters: Tammy (Charlie) Schroeder of Leipsic and Tracy...

Bluffton offering open enrollment

BLUFFTON — Blufton schools is accepting applications for open enrollment in the district for the 2014-15 school year. Applications are available at blufftonschools.org. Anyone interested in visiting or touring the district can contact the superintendent’s office at...

Findlay driver faces felony OVI charge after accident

A two-vehicle collision at a Findlay intersection Thursday night injured both drivers, and one was then arrested on a felony charge of drunken driving, Findlay police reported. The drivers, Ray A. Nye, 45, of Hancock County, and Richard Gold, 70, of Findlay, were both taken by...

Ohio State mumps outbreak could travel

Chris Oaks spoke with Dr. Bill Kose of Blanchard Valley Health System. Q: The mumps outbreak that started at Ohio State University several weeks ago has now spread beyond campus, with dozens of cases now being reported throughout Franklin County. Are there concerns it could...