Church and religious events

Good Shepherd UM BENTON RIDGE — Good Shepherd United Methodist Church of Benton Ridge will sponsor “The Incredible Pirate Treasure Hunt,” an adventure for families, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. June 9-13 at the Benton Ridge Park. Activities are geared toward...

Saturday calendar

TODAY Senior Center, fitness center open, 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Alcoholics Anonymous, closed book, 7:30 a.m., Pioneer Club; women’s New Beginnings open discussion, 10 a.m., Pioneer Club; Big Book open discussion, 10:30 a.m., Dry Haven, Fostoria; open discussion, noon, Pioneer Club;...

Letters to the Editor 5-31-14

PARENTS WERE THERE TO HELP When it comes to parades that take place in the heat, the directors and parent volunteers of the Findlay Trojan Marching Band take precautions to be sure our kids/students are taken care of so that no student, if at all possible, passes out and incurs a...

Still rollin’

What’s been good for Cooper Tire and Rubber Co. has always been good for our region. But reaching a major milestone like a 100-year birthday doesn’t happen without bumps in the road. There have been people trying to write a death warrant for Cooper, despite its long...

Ralph Zender

CAREY — Ralph C. Zender, 94, of Carey, died Friday, May 30, 2014, at his residence. Surviving are his wife, Ruth Baker; and a son, Steve (Sue) of Carey. A funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Stombaugh-Batton Funeral Home, Carey. Burial will be in Spring Grove...

Kay Assmann

BLUFFTON — Kay L. Assmann, 108, of Bluffton, died Wednesday in Knoxville, Tennessee. A funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 7, at the family home, 3580 Road R, Pandora. Further arrangements are pending at Chiles-Laman Funeral & Cremation Services, Bluffton.

James Amos

James H. Amos, 74, of Findlay, died at 4:20 a.m. Thursday at Blanchard Valley Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home.

Michael (Mike) H. Nowak

LITHOPOLIS — Michael (Mike) H. Nowak, 93, of Lithopolis, died at 12:30 a.m. on Thursday, May 29, 2014 at St. Rita’s Hospital, Lima, Ohio, following a brief illness. He was born Sept. 28, 1920 in Holland, New York, to the late Michael and Viola Nowak. Visitation will...

Hydrant flushing

The city of Findlay will flush hydrants Monday from the Blanchard River north to County 99, from North Main Street west to Interstate 75, from the river south to East Hobart Street, and from South Main Street east to Hancock County 180.

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department: Police Department Two females were arrested for underage drinking and a male was arrested on a warrant from Seneca County after police responded to a loud party complaint at 651½ Cherry St. Wednesday. An unwanted...