VanRenterghem joins Arts Partnership staff

The Arts Partnership of Greater Hancock County has named Craig VanRenterghem as its new education director. He will be responsible for all Youtheatre productions and workshops, School Day Performances and promoting arts integration in area schools through the Arts in the Schools...

Neurologist to present program on dementia

The Alzheimer’s Association will offer a free educational program, hosted by Findlay neurologist Dr. Joseph LaMancusa, from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. June 19 at the Legacy at the Heritage, 2820 Greenacre Drive. LaMancusa will provide information on causes, risk factors,...

Letters to the Editor 6-9-14

MISSION ACCOMPLISHED On June 3, I had the honor and the pleasure to accompany Norval Knouse and 75 other WWII, Korean and Vietnamese Veterans on the Flag City Honor Flight to Washington, D.C. Although it was a very long day, it was filled with warm feelings and support by the...

Monday calendar

TODAY Senior Center, fitness center open, 5 a.m.-9 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m.-4 pm.; SilverSneakers Splash, 8:30-9:30 a.m., Birchaven; SilverSneakers classic, 9-9:50 a.m.; SilverSneakers yoga, 10-10:50 a.m.; water exercise class with open swim, 10-11 a.m., Birchaven; Delay the...

Prep track: O-G’s Trampe-Kindt runs with 1,600 leaders

By ANDREW WILLIAMS STAFF WRITER COLUMBUS — Entering the final lap of the Division II boys 1,600-meter final at the OHSAA state track and field meet at Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium on Ohio State University’s campus, Ottawa-Glandorf’s Matias Trampe-Kindt was...

Prep track: L-B’s Butler blazes to 100, 200 state titles

By TED RADICK STAFF WRITER COLUMBUS — Michaela Butler had a point to prove. Not to the fans, not to her competitors at Saturday’s OHSAA Division II Track and Field Championships at Ohio State University’s Jesse Owens Stadium. She wanted to prove something to...

Prep track: Business-like Bluffton medals in four events

By ANDREW WILLIAMS STAFF WRITER COLUMBUS — Bluffton senior Noah Stratton said Friday that he and his teammates wanted to enjoy their experience at the OHSAA state track and field meet at Ohio State’s Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium. But he made it clear the Pirates were...

Prep track: Track Honor Roll

Boys Track Shot Put “‡1. Goble, Carey 52-2 “‡2. Myers, Patrick Henry 51-5 1/2 “‡3. Carrizales, Patrick Henry 51-2 1/4 “‡4. Combs, Liberty-Benton 50-9 “‡5. Calkins, Findlay 50-6 “‡6. Inniger, Arlington 49-5 “‡7. Recker, Ottawa-Glandorf...

Prep track: Pauley sixth in hammer throw

COLUMBUS — Riverdale’s Carrol Pauley placed sixth on Sunday in the girls all-division competition of the third annual high school hammer throw meet held at Ohio State University. Pauley had a throw of 135-feet. Tri-Valley’s Kaylee Antill won the girls portion of...

Prep track: O-G girls finish strong

By TED RADICK staff writer COLUMBUS — For a trio of area seniors, the OHSAA Division II Track and Field Championship were a chance to put an exclamation point on their high school athletic careers. All three came away happy after placing on podium Saturday at the girls meet...