Derek Kidwell on board agenda to be Fostoria football coach

FOSTORIA — It looks like Derek Kidwell may be coming home. The former Fostoria star quarterback is on the Fostoria Community Schools school board agenda for Monday when it will vote on whether or not to hire Kidwell as head football coach. The 6 p.m. meeting will be held in the...

On Deck: Light Good Friday local sports schedule

It’s a light Good Friday local sports schedule tonight with just a handful of prep events around the region. A softball game between New Riegel and Van Buren highlights the local high school schedule. Teams from the University of Findlay, Ohio Northern and Bluffton will be in...

Findlay’s humans prove quite likeable

By JOY BROWN STAFF WRITER Initiating conversations with strangers is something that Dave Morrow fears, which is partly why he began a photography project that requires him to do just that every day. “Stopping someone on the street, that terrifies me,” said Morrow. To...

Nominations sought for Veteran, Soldier of the Year

The Findlay Military Association is seeking nominations for both the Veteran of the Year and Soldier of the Year for the annual Armed Forces Day on May 17. The Veteran of the Year should reside in Hancock County and have an honorable discharge. The Soldier of the Year candidate...

Club awards FHS seniors for artistic endeavors

The Three Arts Club highlighted and awarded the creative arts accomplishments of three Findlay High School seniors at its April 9 meeting at Fox Run Manor. Makenna Fox, daughter of Tonya and Jim Fox, received the award for dramatic communication. She explained that having a part...

UF replacing downtown mural

By MAX FILBY STAFF WRITER Work will begin Monday on a new mural, to be painted on the side of First Federal Bank on South Main Street in downtown Findlay. The University of Findlay is in charge of the project. The mural will feature images of the university’s Old Main...

Letters to the Editor 04-18-14

CITY MUST KEEP MOVING This winter, I watched as a goose that had died, frozen in the water, had to lay in its sleeping position for weeks until the ice slowly melted. Each day one would wonder how long till the goose would finally slip away under the surface to its resting spot...

Open enrollment offered in Carey

CAREY — Applications for open enrollment to Carey schools will be accepted May 1-31. Open enrollment allows kindergarten through senior high school students from districts bordering Carey to attend tuition-free. Parents or guardians of students who already attend Carey...

Fostoria offering open enrollment

FOSTORIA — Fostoria City Schools will provide applications for students who want to open enroll into the district beginning Monday. Applications will be accepted May 1-31. Under the school board’s guidelines, any student residing in Ohio may apply for an interdistrict...