Victor Dale Loertscher

Victor Dale Loertscher, 97, passed away on Friday, May 23, 2014 at the Franciscan Care Center, Toledo. He was born September 28, 1916 in Elmore to the late David F. and Louise (Bodeman) Loertscher. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II serving in Europe with the 94th...

Robert L. Goff

BRADNER — Robert L. Goff, age 83, of Bradner, Ohio, passed away peacefully on Sunday, (May 25, 2014) at the Bridge Hospice Care Center in Bowling Green, Ohio. He was born on May 16, 1931 in Columbus, Ohio to his parents Harold D & Estella E. (Thaxton) Goff. Bob married...

Nicole A. Cowles

BOWLING GREEN — Nicole A. Cowles, 32, of Bowling Green, passed away on Friday, May 23, 2014 in Bowling Green. She was born August 17, 1981 in Defiance, Ohio to Everett & Cynthia (Semler) Cowles. Nicole worked as a buyer for Sims Metal Management Toledo, Ohio and...

Weldon Brooks Fruth

FOSTORIA — Weldon Brooks Fruth, 95, of Fostoria, died Saturday, May 24, 2014 at Good Shepherd Home, Assisted Living in Fostoria. She was born September 22, 1918 in Fostoria to Grace and Julius (Jack) Brooks. She married C. Richard Fruth June 28, 1943 in Fostoria who...

Arlington woman injured in crash

MOUNT BLANCHARD — A rural Arlington woman was hurt in a single-car crash Sunday on Ohio 103 at Delaware Township 187, west of Mount Blanchard, the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office reported. Esther Bormuth, 90, was taken by Hanco Ambulance to Blanchard Valley Hospital...

Motorcycle crash injures man

BENTON RIDGE — A Perrysburg man was taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital after a 4:23 p.m. motorcycle crash north of Benton Ridge on Ohio 235, north of Blanchard Township 84, the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office reported. James R. Austermiller, 71, was driving south when...

1-vehicle crash kills two in Wood County

TONTOGANY — Two people were killed Sunday night in a single-vehicle crash on Sugar Creek Road near Scott Road, west of Tontogany, the Wood County Sheriff’s Office reports. The names of the victims are being withheld until they are positively identified, the...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department A rural Findlay woman on Friday reported her debit card had been used fraudulently. An East Sandusky Street woman was jailed for domestic violence...

Woman charged with felony assault

A rural Findlay woman was jailed after a weekend altercation with her boyfriend, authorities reported. Michelle Harp, 46, was taken to the Hancock County jail on charges of felonious assault, a second-degree felony, and one misdemeanor count of domestic violence, according to an...

Man reports assault, attempted robbery

A man said he was attacked by two men who attempted to rob him late Friday on Findlay Street, Findlay police reported. The man told police he was walking in the 800 block of Findlay Street about 10:38 p.m. Friday when he was “jumped” by a white male and a black male....