Pedestrian struck by car

A Findlay woman was injured early Friday when she was hit by a car while walking across Defiance Avenue, police reported. Dani Rosebrook, 37, was taken by Hanco Ambulance to Blanchard Valley Hospital, police said. The car driver left the scene. Police said Rosebrook was walking...

Motorcyclist hurt in crash

McCOMB — A Findlay motorcyclist was injured about 1:25 p.m. Friday when he hit the rear of a slowing vehicle near McComb, Hancock County Sheriff’s Deputy R.E. Griffin reported. Roger Stewart, 56, of Findlay, was ejected from his motorcycle in the crash and was taken...

Cooper dividend

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. on Friday declared a dividend of 10.5 cents per share on common stock, payable June 27 to stockholders of record on June 2.

County Democrats meeting on Monday

The Hancock County Democratic Party will hold its monthly general meeting at 7 p.m. Monday in Findlay City Council chambers. The meeting is open to the public.

HPD requires geocaching permits

Permits are required to place geocaching items in Hancock Park District properties. Geocaching uses a GPS unit to locate “caches,” or small items, hidden in parks and public places around the world. The park district allows geocaching in its parks, but requires a...

Hydrant flushing

The Findlay Water Distribution Department will flush hydrants on Monday from Hancock County 236 east to Marion Township 242, and from Ohio 568 to Ohio 12.

Showing compassion makes us happy

Chris Oaks spoke with Karol DeWulf Nickell, editor-in-chief of LiveHappy magazine. Q: The June issue of your bi-monthly magazine, which is on newsstands now, focuses on acts of compassion as a way to find happiness in our own lives. What was the genesis of using compassion as a...

Today designated Bird Ohio Day by Legislature

Members of the Black Swamp Bird Observatory and three Ohio Young Birders Club members recently went to Columbus to accept the legislative resolution designating today as the first Bird Ohio Day. The resolution was initiated and drafted by Black Swamp Bird Observatory, sponsored...

Prostitution sting nets six arrests

Six people were arrested by the Hancock County METRICH Drug Task Force during an undercover prostitution investigation this week in Findlay. Arrested on Wednesday for soliciting, a third-degree misdemeanor, were: • John Roquemore, 42, of Versailles. • Adam Bishop, 34, of Pandora....

‘Happy’ video puts Vanlue students in good mood

By MAX FILBY STAFF WRITER As state testing started at Vanlue Local School last week, seven students tried to take test stress and turn it into happiness. A high school photography class at Vanlue put together a video with teachers, students, and the school mascot, a Wildcat,...