Whalen ‘Pete’ Vaughn

Whalen “Pete” Vaughn, 91, of Findlay, passed away on Wednesday, April 15, 2014, at the Sterling House. Whalen was born on September 2, 1922 in Jasper County, Georgia to William and Mattie (Lunsford) Vaughn. Whalen married Joan Banks on October 10, 1945, and they...

Richard Louis Carles

VAN BUREN — Richard Louis Carles, 86, of Van Buren, died at 1:22 p.m., Tuesday, April 15, 2014, at the Blanchard Valley Hospital, Findlay. He was born on February 5, 1928, in North Baltimore, OH, to the late Oliver Freeman and Hazel Kathryn (Campbell) Carles. He married M....

Letters to the Editor 04-17-14

GOD’S WORD IS INFALLIBLE Barbara Rice (letter, April 12) is right in her writings about the Scriptures and about the efforts to silence the word of God. These are the latter days of this world when evil shall prevail until the second coming of our lord. Even the churches...

‘We have that freedom now’

By MAX FILBY STAFF WRITER Members of the Abubo family have been part of the Findlay community for years, but this week they made it official. The Abubos attained their U.S. citizenship Wednesday afternoon during a naturalization ceremony at the University of Findlay. It was an...

Highway fund

One way or the other, Congress must plug a $20 billion hole in the Highway Trust Fund before it dries up. The fund is the primary source of money for the nation’s major highway construction projects, including several in Ohio. The Interstate 75 widening project, for...