Judge Richard Rinebolt

Judge Richard J. Rinebolt, 91, of Findlay, died at 8:45 a.m. Monday at Birchaven Village. Visitation will be held from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Kirkpatrick-Behnke Funeral Home. Further arrangements are pending at the funeral home.

Helen Halliwill

Helen M. Halliwill, 95, of Findlay, died at 8:50 a.m. Sunday at her residence. Arrangements are pending at Kirkpatrick-Behnke Funeral Home.

Sue Ann Bishop Swihart Gibson

Sue Ann Bishop Swihart Gibson, March 21, 1938 — April 11, 2014, died peacefully at the Mindemoya Hospital on Friday evening at the age of 76. Loving mother of Jeff (wife Lynn) of Findlay, Ohio, Tom (wife Glorianne) of Benton Harbor, Michigan, Robert (wife Bonnie) of...

Sharon Duff

KENT — A funeral for Sharon Kay Buess Duff, 73, of Kent, and formerly of Wharton, will be held today at noon at Wood-Kortright-Borkoski Funeral Home, Ravenna, the Rev. Stephen Sparling officiating. Burial will be in Grandview Memorial Park, Ravenna. Visitation will be held...

Be on the watch for ‘super pigweed’

Farmers and gardeners know that weeds will become a serious problem if left to compete with the crop. Weeds will rob the crop of nutrients and water, and may affect quality at harvest time. Weeds that were easy to control may become a problem when farmers switch to new practices...

Carey board OKs drug testing

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER CAREY — Great Lakes Biomedical, Perrysburg, will provide on-site drug testing of Carey students in grades 7-12, effective with the 2014-15 school year. Carey school board approved a resolution Monday authorizing the contract and includes a maximum...

Dixie Beam Barr

CANTON — A memorial for Dixie Beam Barr, 80, of Canton, and formerly of McComb, will be held at noon Friday, May 2 at Grace Fellowship, Massillon. Ms. Barr died Wednesday, April 2, 2014. Surviving are two sons, Danny (Young Cha) and Dennis, both of Canton; a daughter,...

Findlay man hurt in one-car crash

BENTON RIDGE — A Findlay man was hospitalized after a single-car accident Sunday night, according to the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office. Jonathan Leonard-Fackler, 31, lost control of his 2003 Chrysler 300 while northbound on Hancock County 54 near Blanchard Township...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department A domestic disturbance occurred at a Breckenridge Road apartment Sunday. A youth was issued a summer ban from Emory Adams Park after fighting with...

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UP: In a swing state like Ohio, running elections efficiently and smoothly is critical. A recent study from the Pew Charitable Trusts organization ranks the state 24th for its election performance in 2012, up 13 spots from 2008. The study found voters only had to wait an average...