Ceremony honors fallen lawmen

Law enforcement officials on Monday solemnly remembered those killed in the line of duty. About 75 people gathered inside Findlay’s St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church gymnasium for the annual honoring of the six Hancock County law enforcement officers who have died while on...

Law enforcement public memorial event moved

Today’s public memorial service honoring area law enforcement officers who died in the line of duty will take place inside. The event will take place at 6 p.m. inside St. Andrews United Methodist Church, 120 W. Sandusky St.

Latta to speak at June’s First Friday Luncheon

U.S. Rep. Robert Latta, R-Bowling Green, will be the speaker at the First Friday Luncheon, to be hosted by the Hancock County Republican Party on June 6. The luncheon will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday at American Legion Post 3, 120 W. Front St. The cost of the buffet lunch is...

City changes times for East Sandusky Street closure

East Sandusky Street’s closure this week will begin and end sooner than previously announced, according to the city Engineering Department. East Sandusky Street between Main and East streets will now close at 6 a.m. Tuesday and remain closed until 6 a.m. Thursday for storm...

UF honors GSW founder and son

The University of Findlay honored GSW Manufacturing Inc. founder Kohei Suzuki and his son, Joji “George” Suzuki, during a ceremony Thursday at the Findlay Country Club. The university awarded Kohei Suzuki with an honorary doctorate in business administration, while George Suzuki...

No threat after ammo found at St. Wendelin School

Law enforcement were unable to locate any suspicious items following a report of bullet shells found at St. Wendelin Catholic School Thursday. According to Fostoria Police Chief Keith Loreno, the janitorial staff at the private school located a couple 22-caliber ammunition rounds...

Findlay woman hurt in accident

A Findlay woman was injured in a two-vehicle crash at 11:37 a.m. Thursday on Tiffin Avenue, the Findlay Police Department said. Shirley Arft, 92, was taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital. According to city police, Thomas Griffo, 58, of Lima, was eastbound on Tiffin Avenue when his...

Findlay pedestrian struck by car

A Findlay woman was injured early today 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. Police said Rosebrook...

UPDATE: Demolition of former Elks building may start tonight

Demolition of the former Elks building at 601 S. Main St., may begin this evening after 6 p.m., Marathon Petroleum Corp. reported. Marathon had earlier said that demolition work would begin on Saturday. The former RCM Architects building, next door to the south, will be razed in...

Counterfeit money discovered in Findlay, Fostoria, Tiffin

Counterfeit $20 bills have recently been circulating in Findlay, Fostoria and Tiffin, law enforcement officials are reporting. “The counterfeit $20 notes are printed on bleached genuine paper and will feel like genuine currency. The ink used makes the counterfeit note appear...