Bicyclist hurt in Findlay accident

A Findlay bicyclist was hurt in a traffic mishap at 5:20 p.m. Monday in the intersection of H Street and Tiffin Avenue, the Findlay Police Department said. Taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital with minor injuries was Brittany Gentry, 18. According to city police, Gentry was riding...

State approves money for road improvements to help Cooper Tire, McLane

The state on Monday approved a $400,000 grant to Findlay for street intersection improvements related to Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. plans to add 40 jobs with the opening of a $40 million global technology center. The Sandusky Street-Western Avenue intersection could get a...

Woman injured in Findlay crash

A two-vehicle crash this morning near Findlay High School sent one person to the hospital. Stephany Rivera, 19, of Cincinnati, was transported at about 7:08 a.m. to Blanchard Valley Hospital following a southbound collision at the intersection of Broad Avenue and West Foulke...

Riverdale teacher charged with child endangerment

A Riverdale teacher has been charged after security footage showed her pushing a young student against a wall and lifting him up. Barbara C. Williams, of Mount Blanchard, has been charged with a first-degree misdemeanor of endangering children. The case was filed on Friday in...

Memories still vivid for WWII veteran

By SARA ARTHURS STAFF WRITER It’s been 70 years but Norval Knouse can still sing the song of the Third Infantry Division. The 101-year-old World War II veteran, who joined the Army in 1944 at the age of 31, had never been outside northwestern Ohio before joining the...

Hospital to host celebration for cancer survivors

FOSTORIA — Kelly Morse, licensed genetic counselor with ProMedica Cancer Institute, will be the keynote speaker during ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital Cancer and Infusion Center’s annual survivor and caregiver celebration at 5:30 p.m. June 12 in St. Wendelin...

Heritage team wins championship

A team of Heritage Christian School students won the Bowling Green State University Brain Game championship May 1. The results were not made public until the competition aired on WBGU-TV on Thursday. The Brain Game hosted 32 area schools this year. During the season, the Heritage...

Youth golf: FAGA kicks off its 40th season

The Findlay Area Golf Association got its 40th season off to a dramatic start on Saturday when Sam Griffith edged Nick Streacker and Adam August in a three-man, three-hole playoff to win the boys 16-18 age division of the season-opening event. Griffith, Streacker and August all...

Local sports: Bluffton wins NWC’s Bachman Award

Bluffton edged Convoy Crestview to win the Northwest Conference’s Don Bachman Award of Excellence for the first time in school history. The annual award recognizes the school in the conference that exhibits the highest level of consistent excellence in conference-sponsored...

Local golf: Julie Cole Classic today at country club

Stacy Lewis, who took the No. 1 spot in the world rankings with Sunday’s victory in the ShopRite LPGA Classic, will be the featured pro today when the 25th annual Julie Cole Charity Golf Classic is held at the Findlay Country Club. Lewis opened the tournament with a 67,...