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Accident injures Cloverdale teenager

PAULDING — A Cloverdale teenager was among three people injured when a car hit a utility pole Thursday in Paulding County. Jeremy Landwehr, 17, of Cloverdale, a passenger, was ejected from the car during the crash, the Van Wert post of the State Highway Patrol reported....

Our choices

ISSUE 1: STATE BOND PROGRAM There’s only one statewide issue on Tuesday’s ballot, but Issue 1 is an important one. Voters must decide whether to renew a bond program that has been in place since 1987, and renewed by voters in 1995 and 2005. It would provide $1.9...

Letters to the Editor 5-5-14

GLOBAL WARMING ‘WAR’ IS OVER After 17 years of no meaningful change in global temperature and coming off a record-setting cold winter, we can now safely say that we have won the war on global warming. Thankfully “global warming” will go well the way of...

Can you really tip a cow?

Q: I know I can’t hunt a snipe, but can I tip a cow? A: Try it and report back. But, know that standing cattle are not sleeping, but resting, so they will know you’re approaching. They are very wary of people. Even if you could get next to one, you will need four or...

Findlay schools to host screening

Findlay City Schools will host a free developmental screening May 16 for children ages 3-5 who reside within the Findlay City School district. The screening will be held at Washington Preschool, 1100 Broad Ave. Children will be assigned a screening time. Registration is required...

Golf tournament to benefit YMCA

The Findlay Family YMCA will sponsor the Black Swamp Golf Classic May 20 at Red Hawk Run. Morning and afternoon flights will be available. Teams and sponsorships are still being accepted. All proceeds from the outing will go toward the Findlay Family YMCA and Putnam County...

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.,...

Nine area candidates unopposed in primary

By JOY BROWN STAFF WRITER Nine local or regional candidates are unopposed in Tuesday’s primary election in Hancock County. Four of them won’t face opposition in November, either, unless an independent candidate suddenly appears. Today is the deadline for independent...

Prep baseball: Bryan’s big bats too much for Trojans

BRYAN — Jordan Bostater smacked two triples, two doubles and a single and drove in four runs on the day as Bryan’s baseball team combined for 25 hits and 27 runs in a doubleheader sweep of Findlay on Saturday. The Golden Bears (14-5) scored four runs in each of the...

Prep softball: Tournament pairings set for baseball, softball squads

Some fans may be driving a few more miles but the ultimate goal will be same for area softball teams when sectional/district tournament action gets underway on May 10. Rather than have designated sites for sectional tournament games, as in years past, a change adopted by the Ohio...