ECHL Playoff Glance

Thursday, April 17: Cincinnati 4, Orlando 2 Sunday, April 20: Cincinnati 7, Orlando 3 Wednesday, April 23: Orlando at Cincinnati, 7:35 p.m. Friday, April 25: Orlando at Cincinnati, 7:35 p.m. x-Saturday, April 26: Orlando at Cincinnati, 7:35 p.m. x-Tuesday, April 29: Cincinnati at...

Correction Officer Released By Ohio Jail Inmates

WARREN, Ohio (AP) — A correction officer taken hostage by three inmates at an Ohio county jail has been released unharmed, and the inmates have been taken to a maximum-security facility. Trumbull County Sheriff’s Office Major Thomas Stewart says the hostage situation ended...

Letters to the Editor 04-24-14

HITE SUPPORTS HEARTBEAT BILL There has been misinformation circulating about Sen. Cliff Hite’s involvement in the Ohio Heartbeat Bill, the bill that would protect unborn babies from abortion after a heartbeat is detected. To many people’s way of thinking, this is...

Public transit

When it comes to public services, the importance of transportation can’t be overstated. Without a way to get to a doctor’s appointment or to the grocery store, some people would suffer. Fortunately, residents in Hancock County have options, including the Hancock Area...

Heritage Christian students compete

Students from Heritage Christian School competed in the Buckeye Christian School Association Fine Arts Competition held in March. Heritage had 40 students compete in 380 events. They received first place in highest point total, second in industrial arts and academic testing, and...

Taco dinner fundraiser set

A dinner to raise funds for a headstone for Adrian Barajas of Findlay will be held from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday at Findlay Bible Methodist Church, 529 Stadium Drive. The dinner will feature tacos, a 50/50 drawing, bake sale and open microphone. Tickets are $10, or $8 in advance...

Fostoria restaurant hosts fundraiser

FOSTORIA — A Bob Evans Community Fun Night will be held from 2 p.m. to 9 p.m. April 27 to raise funds for the St. Wendelin Parent Association. The group will receive 15 percent of the sales when a flyer is presented at the restaurant, 1111 N. Countyline St., Fostoria....

Food pantry planned Saturday

The Shelly Co., 1700 Fostoria Ave., will host a mobile food pantry in coordination with Chopin Hall on Saturday. The company is located behind Brown Mackie College. A representative from each family will need to attend to receive food. One person will not be able to receive food...

College sports: UF softball sweeps Ashland

ASHLAND — Emily Reynolds blasted a two-run home run in the first inning of the University of Findlay’s second game against Ashland University, while Bonnie Zappitelli pitched a five-hit complete-game shutout as the Oilers’ softball team split a doubleheader with...

Prep softball: Arlington tops Arcadia in key BVC matchup

ARLINGTON — Arlington built a 5-0 lead, weathered Arcadia’s comeback bid, and took a huge step toward what could be a third straight Blanchard Valley Conference softball championship with a 5-2 victory over the Redskins in a matchup of BVC unbeatens on Wednesday....