Bicyclist injured in crash Monday

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...

Cincinnati teen hurt in city crash

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

Linda Lawrence

Linda Lawrence, 75, of Findlay, passed away on Sunday, June 1, 2014 at her residence. She was born Linda Jenkins to Elwood and Guila (Leisure) Jenkins in Bellefontaine, OH on November 8, 1938. On August 29, 1970, she married Tom Lawrence in Findlay and he survives as do children:...

Art in outdoors topic of program

Sharon Hammer Baker will lead a Hancock Park District Adult Nature Education Program on art in the outdoors from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Riverbend Recreation Area. The program is open to all adult and teen artists. Participants should meet at Shelter 3 and bring supplies and...

Anna M. ‘Annie’ Perkey

FOSTORIA — Anna M. “Annie” Perkey, 74, of Fostoria, passed away Sunday, June 1, 2014 in her home. She was born August 18, 1939 in Risingsun to the late Emit C. and Aouieda R. (Burns) Jennings. She married her loving husband of 56 years, Earl L. Perkey, June 14,...

Ada road closed

ADA — Ohio 235 in the village of Ada will close for about five days beginning Monday. The closing is related to utility work currently taking place on Lima Avenue in the village.

Hydrant flushing

The city of Findlay will flush hydrants today in the area of the Blanchard River south to East Hobart Avenue and from South Main Street east to Hancock County 180.

Family fun day at BVC planned

Special Kids Therapy, Findlay, will host a free family fun day from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 14 at Blanchard Valley Center, 1700 E. Sandusky St., for the special needs community and their friends and family. The event will have carnival theme events, games, face painting and pony rides.

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department Yard items were swiped Saturday from 715 Putnam St. A pool was pilfered from a patio Saturday at 520 Winfield Ave. Property was taken from a tool shed...

Many may not have noticed, but wheat was flowering over weekend

The crop that grabs my attention this time of year is wheat, which recently revealed the green grain that will be changing to amber waves of grain in about a month. The wheat crop will produce no more leaves or tillers by the time the grain heads have emerged from the stems. The...