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Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department Domestic disputes were reported recently on Kirkwood Court, Breckenridge Road, Winthrop Drive and Dorney Plaza. An unidentified person broke lawn...

Prep track: VB’s Simmons is boys MVP

By ANDREW WILLIAMS Staff Writer From the opening race until the final event of the day, Van Buren’s Ted Simmons focused all of his energy into his final Blanchard Valley Conference track and field championships on Friday at Liberty-Benton. That effort paid off, too. The...

Letters to the Editor 05-17-14

FUEL MANDATE IS WORKING The May 13 article: “Marathon exec bashes fuel mandate,” captures perfectly the self-interest of the petroleum industry. Big petroleum companies like Marathon want us to believe that a renewable fuel supply for American drivers is simply...

Thumbs

UP: Despite the economic and academic advantages, small, rural Ohio school districts have been reluctant to merge in recent years. An exception could soon take place in Seneca County, where 145 students at Bettsville may join 455 students at Old Fort in time for the 2014-15...

Records commission meeting on Monday

The records commission of Liberty-Benton School District will meet at 5:45 p.m. Monday in the school board office to review certificates of records disposal forms.

Tiffin Flea Market begins today

TIFFIN — The Tiffin Flea Market, which benefits Seneca County Junior Fair programs, will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. today and Sunday at the county fairgrounds. Breakfast is available from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. each day, and there will be a variety of concession trailers,...

Tiffin Ave. crash hurts city woman

A Findlay woman was injured Thursday in a two-vehicle crash on Tiffin Avenue. Maryam Servati, 43, was taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital by Hanco Ambulance after the 10:30 a.m. collision in the 1200 block of Tiffin Avenue, according to Findlay police. Servati, driving a Nissan...

Crash injures two teenagers

VANLUE — Two teenagers were hurt in a two-car crash Friday night at a rural intersection north of Vanlue. Kalen Ritter, 16, of Vanlue, the driver of one vehicle, and passenger Chayla Frantz, 15, were injured and taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital, the Hancock County...

Railroad work to close city intersection

Findlay’s West Sandusky Street-Western Avenue intersection will be closed from Monday through 5 p.m. Friday while three nearby railroad crossings are upgraded to smooth the ride for motorists, the city Engineering Department reported. To be upgraded are two Norfolk Southern...

Coach and teacher crosses Ohio to work at little Vanlue

By DAVE HANNEMAN Staff Writer He whoops, he hollers, he jumps and shouts. He high-fives opposing coaches during mid-inning crossovers, then huddles up his players for some quick coaching/cheerleading/mentoring before they head back onto the field. Ray Dickerhoof coaches softball...