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Panthers DE Hardy remains jailed after arrest

This photo provided by the Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Department shows Carolina Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy after his arrest in Charlotte, N.C., Tuesday, May 13, 2014. Hardy was arrested for assault on a female and communicating threats, according to Charlotte...

Findlay High School students protest tank top policy

Findlay High School students on Tuesday protested a portion of the school’s dress code that prohibits tank tops, something they called “sleevery.” Male and female students protested by wearing sleeveless shirts to school on a day they titled “Tank Top Tuesday.” Organizers said...

Former Kalida teacher resentenced for sex crimes with students

OTTAWA — Jeremy Stober returned today to Putnam County Common Pleas Court to once again receive his 10-and-a-half year prison sentence. The 3rd District Court of Appeals, Lima, unanimously ruled last month that a Putnam County judge did not explicitly say why he imposed a maximum...

On Deck: Area sectional softball action

There are five sectional softball tournament games on the local sports schedule today and we’ll have the latest on all of the action tonight here at The Courier. Bluffton will travel to Columbus Grove for the big game of the day. Courier writer Brian Lester will be on hand to...

Clay Aiken wins NC Dem congressional primary

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — “American Idol” singer Clay Aiken won what had been a hotly contested Democratic primary for a North Carolina congressional seat according to a final, unofficial vote count that was posted Tuesday, a day after the accidental death of his...

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...

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...

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.

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...

Ohio 613 crash injures truck driver, blocks highway

McCOMB — A Perrysburg man was injured Tuesday when the tractor-trailer he was driving rolled over on Ohio 613, between McComb and Van Buren. Paul Richter, 58, was taken to Wood County Hospital in Bowling Green by McComb Emergency Medical Service, the Hancock County Sheriff’s...