Town and Campus club awards scholarships

Town & Campus Six $1,000 scholarships were awarded Tuesday when Town and Campus held its 54th annual spring brunch at the Village Cafe at the University of Findlay. Students receiving scholarships included: David Calvelage, Findlay; Lauren Chenney, Broadview; Diane Good,...

Reservations due for professional women’s lunch

CAREY — The 2014 Carey Area Chamber of Commerce professional women’s luncheon, Women on the Go, will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 23 at the Shrine Cafeteria, Carey. Presentations will be made by Fortune Bormuth from Wyandot Memorial Hospital’s...

Egg hunt set Saturday in Bluffton

BLUFFTON — Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio will host its annual Easter egg hunt at 10 a.m. Saturday at Mennonite Memorial Home, 410 W. Elm St., Bluffton. The hunt will be held rain or shine. Children ages 8 and under are invited to hunt for hidden eggs, register for...

Volunteers needed for council, board

LIMA — Area Agency on Aging 3 is seeking volunteer candidates to serve on its advisory council or board of trustees, specifically in Allen, Auglaize, Hancock, Hardin, Mercer, Putnam and Van Wert counties. Applicants must reside in the county they serve. They must not be...

Vendors sought for fall craft show

OTTAWA — The Friends of the Putnam County District Library in Ottawa is accepting vendor applications for its seventh annual Autumn Harvest of Crafts show. The show will be held Oct. 18 at Ottawa-Glandorf High School, a week earlier than last year’s show. For more...

Prep baseball: Turner, Knights shut down Vanlue

VANLUE — Schyuler Turner allowed just four hits in seven scoreless innings for Van Buren as the Black Knights improved to 4-1 with a 4-0 win over Vanlue in Blanchard Valley Conference baseball action Wednesday. Chance Sonnenberg had a double and two singles to lead Van...

Hospital to host smoking cessation workshop today

Blanchard Valley Hospital will host a free one-hour smoking cessation workshop today in the hospital’s Aller, Beckett and Davis meeting rooms. Participants can attend from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. or from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. The workshop will include a presentation by a tobacco...

Findlay Radio Club plans annual open house Saturday

The Findlay Radio Club will host its fifth annual open House from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday at its clubhouse at 1333 W. Sandusky St. Radio demonstrations, a tour of the facility and information about amateur “ham” radio will be provided. Anyone interested in learning...

FHS students to help with Saturday food pantry at south-end church

First Presbyterian Church will host a mobile food pantry in coordination with Chopin Hall on Saturday. Food will be distributed at the church, 2330 S. Main St. Members of Findlay High School’s National Honor Society will help with the distribution and will also supply...

Pepper: Expand fight against heroin

By RYAN DUNN staff writer Fighting Ohio’s heroin epidemic requires more than town hall meetings and a small drug unit, a Democratic candidate for state attorney general said Wednesday. David Pepper, of Cincinnati, detailed his proposal to curb heroin abuse during a meeting...