1,300 volunteers pitch in for Backyard Mission Trip projects

By GENNA FREED STAFF WRITER More than 1,300 volunteers gathered Saturday for a mission trip. But participants did not have to travel to another country, or even out of state. The annual Backyard Mission Trip started and ended in Findlay and Hancock County. “We’ve...

Weekend: Mental Health Moment

By JAMIE WILKINSON-FRANKS I’ve received numerous questions over the past few weeks about suicide among youth. “Are the indicators different from adults? What warning signs should I look for in my child? How can I help my child if I’m concerned?” According...

Weekend: Not all carbohydrates are created equal

By ANDREW AKHAPHONG Carbohydrates are misunderstood on whether they are good or bad for your health. Many individuals often restrict their carbohydrates, as it is viewed as the evildoer of weight gain. This is true to some point as the sweetness we crave causes us to eat more of...

Weekend: Get Out!

Events GRAIN EXHIBIT April 29 Sauder Village, Ohio’s largest living-history destination, will open on Tuesday, April 29 with the unveiling of a new Grain Exhibit. The new exhibit will introduce guests to the importance of grain in Northwest Ohio with a focus on planting,...

Weekend Doctor

By CATIE WOLF, OTD, OTR/L Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is a condition in the hand and wrist where a nerve is being compressed or pinched. This condition results in numbness and tingling typically felt on the palm side of your hand. The area between the wrist and hand is bound with...

College Sports: Brown medals twice at Drake Relays

DES MOINES, Iowa — After helping break a 25-year-old Eastern Michigan record in the 400 relay on Friday, Findlay High graduate Tyler Brown did one better on Saturday at the Drake Relays as the freshman anchored the Eagles’ relay team to a sixth place finish and the...

College Track: Ohio Northern men third in OAC meet

BEREA — Cory-Rawson graduate James Rader was a member of Ohio Northern’s second-place 1,600 relay team which ran a 3:20.03 and earned All-Ohio Athletic Conference honors at the OAC outdoor track and field championships on Saturday. The Polar Bears finished third with...

Weekend: Fishy fun

Young anglers can try their luck as the Hancock Park District hosts its annual youth fishing event on Saturday, May 3, from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Giertz Lake in Riverbend Recreation Area. The event is being hosted in cooperation with a trout stocking, courtesy of the Ohio...
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