Flood control dominates race

By DENISE GRANT STAFF WRITER When it comes to the Hancock County race for commissioner, there’s not a lot to argue about. The county’s finances are better than they have been in years. The budget is stable. Economic progress is picking up, with the...

Prep baseball: Patrick Henry sweeps doubleheader from Kalida

HAMLER — Patrick Henry put together three-run innings in the third and fourth frames of the opening contest and used a solid pitching performance by junior Kyler Seemann in the second game to earn 6-3 and 4-2 wins against Kalida in a nonconference doubleheader on Saturday. Joe...

Grief in Motion support group offered

Bridge Home Health and Hospice will be offering a “Grief in Motion” support group from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. May 8 and May 15 at the Findlay Family YMCA Downtown Branch, as well as from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. May 22 at Riverbend Recreation Area. The group is designed to...

Program set to help children get ready for school

The Findlay-Hancock County Public Library will present a program titled “Every Child Ready for School: Simple Tips and Techniques for Everyday Learning” from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Lindamood Room. Each parent or guardian will receive a book that...

Monday calendar

TODAY Findlay Senior Center, 339 E. Melrose Ave.; fitness center open, 5 a.m.-9 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; SilverSneakers Splash, 8:30-9:30 a.m., Birchaven; SilverSneakers, 9-9:50 a.m.; SilverSneakers yoga, 10-10:50 a.m.; water exercise class/open swim, 10-11 a.m.,...

‘Mission’ trip stays at home

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...

Prep track: H-L boys, St. Wendelin girls win titles at Fostoria

FOSTORIA — Hopewell-Loudon’s boys team and Fostoria St. Wendelin’s girls track teams rolled to team championships in the Black Division at Saturday’s Fostoria Booster Invitational at Memorial Stadium. Ian Tooker, Ben Bodart and Noah Breidenbach were triple...

Prep softball: Mohawk smacks six home runs in doubleheader sweep of Arcadia

ARCADIA — Mohawk belted six home runs, hammered out 24 hits and took advantage of seven Arcadia errors to earn 11-8 and 12-1 victories in a nonconference doubleheader sweep of the Redskins on Saturday. Julie Adelsperger, Hannah Kieffer and Cambria Kohlenberg each homered off...

Mary Shank

FOSTORIA — Mary A. Shank, 78, died late Saturday at ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria.

Benino Martinez

FOSTORIA — A Mass of Christian Burial for Benino “Benny” H. Martinez Sr., 89, of Fostoria, will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Wendelin Catholic Church, Fostoria. Burial will be at the parish cemetery. Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m....