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Tuesday’s scoreboard

PREP SOFTBALL Weekly Coaches Poll Division l Team Pts 1, Lebanon (11) 125 2, North Canton Hoover (1) 102 3 (tie), Marysville 82 3 (tie), Brecksville Broadview Heights (1) 82 5, Gahanna Lincoln 75 6, Delaware Hayes 40 7, Oregon Clay 39 8, Holland Springfield 36 9, Walsh Jesuit 24...

Audrey Austin-Culver

UPPER SANDUSKY — Audrey A. Austin-Culver, 77, of Upper Sandusky, died at 4:28 a.m. Friday at Ohio State University Hospital, Columbus. A memorial will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Lucas-Batton Funeral Home, Upper Sandusky, the Rev. Jim Stauffer officiating. Visitation...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department A man was cited Saturday for disorderly conduct after urinating on the sidewalk in the 100 block of North Main Street. A driver, 20, was ticketed for...

Election Day

“Your every voter, as surely as your chief magistrate, exercises a public trust.” — President Grover Cleveland, March 4, 1885. The dog chewed up the absentee ballot you had intended to drop in the mail last week. You ran out of gas on the way to the board of...

Arlington may raise sewer rates this summer

By ERIC SCHAADT STAFF WRITER ARLINGTON — Sewer rates are expected to be raised in Arlington to keep the sewer fund out of the red, Village Council reported Monday. Currently, water customers pay a base rate of $15.70 per each two-month billing cycle for the first 1,000 gallons...

Seven facing drug charges

Secret indictments were recently unsealed against seven Findlay residents, each accused of drug crimes in the city. A Hancock County grand jury handed up indictments against: Terrence R. Williamson, 32, of Findlay, who was charged with two fourth-degree felony counts of...

Man sentenced for felony assaults

A Findlay man was sentenced Monday to four years in prison for a cane attack. Scott A. Snow, 39, of Findlay, pleaded guilty in Hancock County Common Pleas Court to a lesser third-degree felony count of attempted felonious assault, and a fourth-degree felony count of aggravated...

Bluffton mayor plans to step down

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER BLUFFTON — Bluffton Mayor Dennis Gallant announced at Monday’s council meeting that he will be stepping down from his position at some point this summer. Gallant told the council members he has accepted a job in Sandusky, but told them he...

Funding approved for Carey project

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER CAREY — Carey has received approval for a $235,000 grant and a $167,500 zero-interest loan to extend a stormwater culvert in the downtown. Administrator Roy Johnson on Monday said the Ohio Public Works Commission is providing the funds toward the...

Fostoria’s Hi-Y to build ‘box city’

FOSTORIA — Fostoria Hi-Y members will construct a “box city” to bring attention to the plight of the homeless from 6 p.m. May 9 until 2 p.m. May 10 in the north parking lot at the junior/senior high school. Participants will accept donations of money and canned...