Prep football: Fostoria Booster All-Star Game slated for June 21

FOSTORIA — A total of 40 area former prep football players will suit up one last time next week for the 31st annual Fostoria Athletic Boosters East-West Coaches All-Star Game, scheduled for 7 p.m., June 21 at Fostoria’s Memorial Stadium. There will be 28 players from...

Prep football: All-Star prep is underway

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER Buckeyes. Wolverines. In few other places than in the English language do two words so singly identify two states and so universally identify one sport. Ohio State won’t be playing Michigan this week with a Big Ten football title, a berth in a...

Doyt B. Woodward

EDINBURG, Texas — Doyt B. Woodward, age 82, formerly of Hancock County, currently Edinburg, Texas, died at 2:35 p.m. on Monday, June 9, 2014, at the Comfort House in McAllen, Texas. He was born on May 12, 1932, in Findlay, Ohio to the late Orville Cecil and Pearl Lavern...

Robert Lee Norris

Robert Lee Norris, 63, of Findlay, and formerly of Alaska, passed away at 9:24 a.m. on Tuesday, June 10, 2014, at the Bridge Hospice Care Center. He was born January 4, 1951 to the late Richard and Kathlyn Frances (Lonsway) Norris. Robert is survived by his brothers and sisters,...

Neil Wade Hartman

Neil Wade Hartman, 74, of Findlay, died at 5:20 p.m. Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at the Bridge Hospice Care Center, Findlay. He was born on March 28, 1940, to the late William Gerald and Thelma Belle (Bishop) Hartman in Findlay. Neil is survived by his son, Major Nathan Hartman-USAF;...

City bills remain unpaid

By JOY BROWN STAFF WRITER Findlay is not paying Hancock County for criminal and court-related services until contracts, which are still being negotiated, are signed. The city has not paid for legal representation for indigent defendants who are charged under municipal code, and...

Teacher enters not guilty plea

A Riverdale kindergarten teacher videotaped shoving her student has pleaded not guilty to child endangerment in Findlay Municipal Court. School surveillance footage last month captured Barb Williams pushing 6-year-old Ian Nelson and picking him up by his shirt and face. Williams,...

State releasing eight videos on Ohio’s Sunshine Laws

Eight videos were released Wednesday to help elected officials, public employees, the press and citizens better understand Ohio’s Sunshine Laws, which are Ohio’s Open Records and Open Meetings laws. State Attorney General Mike DeWine’s office developed the...

Prostitution sting nets eight arrests

BOWLING GREEN — A Hancock County man was among several arrested in a prostitution sting. Paul Sciuga, 51, of Arlington, was arrested and charged Tuesday with solicitation of prostitution, a third-degree misdemeanor, according to the Wood County Sheriff’s Office. Seven...

St. Michael Church festival begins Friday

St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church will host its annual festival this weekend on the church grounds at 750 Bright Road. Rides, food and entertainment for all ages will be offered from 4 p.m. to midnight Friday and Saturday. Musical entertainment will feature the bands...