Prep track: Leppelmeier wins regional crown

By TED RADICK STAFF WRITER TIFFIN — Youth was served Wednesday in the first day of competition at the Division III regional track meet at Tiffin’s Frost-Kalnow Stadium. Three finals in girls events were held and three individuals advanced to next week’s state...

Consider the lilies, how they grow

By SARA ARTHURS Staff Writer With spring comes time, at last, to get into the garden. This is true not only at homes but also at churches, where many volunteers are busy sprucing up the landscaping. Tim Brugeman, who helps plan and maintain the landscaping at St. Michael the...

Findlay-Hancock County Community Foundation awards grants

The Findlay-Hancock County Community Foundation board of trustees approved grants totaling $308,761 at its May board meeting. This second round of grants brings the Community Foundation’s 2014 grant total to $722,336. The foundation awarded six competitive grants totaling...

Nursing scholarships awarded

The Blanchard Valley Health Foundation has awarded six area students nursing scholarships for the 2014-2015 academic year. Ariel Meihls has received the $500 Phyllis Zimber Endowed Scholarship, which was offered to area students accepted into an accredited nursing program with a...

Library class to focus on roses

The Findlay-Hancock County Public Library will host a class called Growing Roses 101 from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. on June 2 in the Lindamood Room. Master Gardener Cathy Grossman will present the best roses to start with and teach participants to identify the essentials related to...

Food pantry set

Kohl’s Distribution Center will sponsor a mobile food pantry with Chopin Hall on Saturday at the distribution center at 7855 County Road 140. Distribution will begin by 8:30 a.m. and last until the food runs out. One person will not be able to receive food for multiple...

Thursday calendar

TODAY Senior Center, fitness center open, 5 a.m.-9 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; EnhanceFitness, 9-9:50 a.m.; outdoor pickleball, 9-11 a.m.; SilverSneakers yoga, 10-10:50 a.m.; SilverSneakers Splash, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Birchaven; lunch, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.; cards, 1:30-4...

Two people hurt in Findlay crash

Two people were injured in an accident at 8 a.m. Wednesday on North Main Street in Findlay. Harold Logsdon, 72, and Audrey Logsdon, 71, both of Findlay, were taken by Hanco Ambulance to Blanchard Valley Hospital after the two-vehicle accident. Additional details were not...