Water projects bill hailed by Latta

By DENISE GRANT STAFF WRITER U.S. Rep. Robert Latta, R-Bowling Green, voted Tuesday in favor of a $12 billion water projects bill that Latta said will reform the Army Corps of Engineers’ planning process. The U.S. House voted 412-4 to approve the Water Resources Reform and...

McLane’s planned distribution center gets big tax breaks

By JOY BROWN and LOU WILIN STAFF WRITERS McLane Co., which will open a grocery distribution center on Findlay’s north end in 2016, eventually employing 425, will benefit from two large tax breaks, state and city officials announced Tuesday. The business won a $3.6 million...

Patricia Ann Ammons

Patricia Ann Ammons, 81, of Findlay, passed away at 1:32 a.m. on Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at Blanchard Valley Hospital. She was born on November 28, 1932, to the late Carl and Margaret (Brown) Nichols in Hamilton, OH. She married Jack E. Ammons on June 2, 1956, and he preceded he in...

Helen E. Powell

Helen E. Powell, 92, of rural Findlay, died at 6:40 a.m., Tuesday, May 20, 2014, at the Bridge Hospice Care Center, Findlay. She was born on July 28, 1921, in Hancock County to the late Clarence and Mae (Perkins) Powell. She married James Powell and he preceded her in death on...

Helen O. Smith

NORTH BALTIMORE — Helen O. Smith, 89, of North Baltimore, passed away at 5:20 p.m. on Monday, May 19, 2014, at her residence. She was born on March 16, 1925, to the late Harold E. and Ella Pearle (Sandrock) Hill in President, PA. She married Walter F. Smith and he preceded...