Were there Indian mounds in our area?

Q: Did the settlers find Indian mounds in our area? A: Yes. Just in Hancock County, they found three northeast of Canonsburg in Union Township, two in Orange Township, and one each in Liberty, Pleasant, Blanchard and Delaware townships. The Orange and Union townships mounds were...

Legion baseball: Post 3 opens with doubleheader sweep

Findlay’s Legion baseball team didn’t hit any out of the park on Sunday. But the Post 3 squad did use every nook and cranny in it. Despite scoring 34 runs, Findlay had no home runs, no triples and only four extra-base hits. But the Post 3 team banged out 31 singles...

Program planned at McKinnis House

A trip to McKinnis House and Litzenberg Memorial Woods, a farm adventure for children 3 years old and under with an adult companion, is part of Hancock Park District’s Wee Ones program in June. The same program will be held at 10 a.m., 1 p.m., and 7 p.m. on June 30 and...

Four people hurt in Findlay crash

Four people were transported to Blanchard Valley Hospital after a two-vehicle crash in the 900 block of West Trenton Avenue near the Interstate 75 interchange at 8:52 p.m. Friday, the Findlay Police Department reported. A Ford Taurus driving westbound remained stationary at a...

City apartment damaged by fire

The Findlay Fire Department responded to a fire in the second-floor apartment above George House Coffee and Tea Co., 1041 N. Main St., at 12:29 a.m. Saturday, the Findlay Fire Department reported. No one was present during the fire, which was contained to the apartment, though...

Harsh winter cost city more than $130,000

By JOY BROWN STAFF WRITER This year’s brutal winter cost Findlay government more than $130,000 for additional utility costs, vehicle repairs and overtime. Bills that administrators and department heads supplied to The Courier show the Public Works Department had the most...

Cyclist killed Sunday night

A motorcycle accident claimed the life of a Findlay man at 6:59 p.m. Sunday on Marion Township 234, south of Marion Township 208, the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office reported. Chase McGuire, 26, was taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital where he was pronounced dead, according...

Weekly road report released

The Ohio Department of Transportation has issued its weekly report about construction and maintenance work on state highways in area counties: Hancock County The U.S. 224 interchange with Interstate 75 is being reconstructed. The project began in February and is expected to be...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department Several tools were taken Friday from a shed outside 1017 Park St. A Findlay shoplifter was detained Friday at Kohl’s, 2310 Tiffin Ave. A Toledo...

Leonard Tatman

BYRON CENTER, Mich. — Leonard Tatman, 93, of Byron Center, Michigan, died at 9:52 a.m. Sunday at Blanchard Valley Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home, Findlay