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Prep track: Ajala wins four events for Findlay

Findlay High School junior Rasheed Ajala won four events as the Trojans’ boys track and field team opened its season by sweeping a triangular from Liberty-Benton and McComb Tuesday at L-B. Ajala won the 100 (10.97) and 200 (23.07) and was on the winning 400 (48.3) and 800...

Prep softball: Arcadia rolls L-B in BVC opener

Arcadia built a 5-3 lead through four innings, then broke loose for five runs in the sixth in rolling up a 13-3 win over Liberty-Benton in Tuesday’s Blanchard Valley Conference softball opener. Courtney Cramer (2B, 2-1B, RBI), Alisha Baird (2-2B, 1B 2 RBI) and Ashley Baird...

Man reportedly hurt in altercation

A Findlay man was reportedly severely injured outside the Cube last month. Ian Fleck was struck in the back of the head outside a March 29 mixed martial arts event, his wife told WFIN news on Tuesday. Fleck had a stroke from the attack and was taken by medical helicopter to Mercy...

BU student art exhibit scheduled

BLUFFTON — The Bluffton University art department will present its annual Juried Student Exhibition from April 14 to May 3 in the Grace Albrecht Gallery in Sauder Visual Arts Center. The free exhibition will showcase work created this academic year by students in university...

Farmers market topic of meeting

FOREST — An informational meeting for individuals interested in participating in a farmers market will be held at 7 p.m. April 17. The market will be located in the library parking lot during the growing season. If unable to attend the meeting, call library Director Karen...

Kenneth W. Dysert

Kenneth W. Dysert, 92, of Findlay, passed peacefully from this world to his heavenly home, April 7, 2014, at the Grand Court in Findlay surrounded by his family. Kenneth was born on November 13, 1921 to the late William and Flossie (Kester) Dysert in Hardin County. On February...

Lueva Bishop

Lueva Bishop, 76, of Findlay, passed away on April 7, 2014. Lueva was the eldest of two children and was born to Leon and Jaunita (Whitling) Buckner on January 18, 1938, in Martinsville, Illinois. Lueva is survived by her husband of 57 years, Wayne, sister Brenda Silveus (Tony)...

Battle on

As the Associated Press series which concluded Tuesday showed, heroin is not just Ohio’s problem. One story detailed the struggles of Cody Lewis, a 21-year-old who started using illegal drugs at 12. Now in treatment, he is still fighting addictions. Once thought to be the...

Farm extension programs honored

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Senate unanimously passed a resolution honoring extension programs on their 100th anniversary. State Sen. Cliff Hite sponsored the bill recognizing the Smith-Lever Act of 1914 that helped formalize agricultural education programs across the country,...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department Domestic acrimony was noted Monday at homes on Foraker Avenue and Crystal Glen Boulevard. A laptop computer was taken Tuesday from 234 E. Pine Ave. A...