Participants sought for community conversations

United Way of Hancock County is still scheduling groups to participate in community conversations as a part of its community assessment process. Information gathered will be used to determine the future scope of work of United Way of Hancock County. “It is important for...

Korean War vets plan banquet

The Hancock County Korean War Veterans Association Chapter 172 will hold its annual spring banquet at 6 p.m. Thursday at StoneBridge Church, 2111 Stonehedge Drive. Reservations are due no later than Saturday by calling 419-423-5785. The chapter will be celebrating the 15th...

‘Paws’ campaign underway

The Humane Society and SPCA of Hancock County has launched its Paws campaign. Paper paws can be purchased at local businesses through July 3 for a minimum contribution of $1. Donors will be asked to write their name or the name of their pets on the paws, which will be displayed...

Fostoria gallery opens new exhibit

FOSTORIA — An exhibit of 21 pieces of artwork from the Gaslight Gallery in Findlay will be on display at Wesley Memorial Gallery in Fostoria through July 31. Included in the exhibit are paintings, photography, stoneware pottery, wire weaving and quilting. Featured artists...

Food pantry open Saturday

First Presbyterian Church, 2330 S. Main St., will host a mobile food pantry with Chopin Hall on Saturday at the church. Distribution will begin by 8:30 and last until the food is gone. For more information, call 419-422-6401.

Friday calendar

TODAY Senior Center, fitness center open, 5 a.m.-9 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; SilverSneakers classic, 9-9:50 a.m.; Bible study, 9-10:30 a.m.; SilverSneakers yoga, 10-10:50 a.m.; lunch, veal picatta, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.; Flag Day celebration, “Why is Findlay called Flag...

Jenera church hosting weekend sale

JENERA — The Jenera United Methodist Church, 110 S. Main St., will hold a garage and bake sale from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and Saturday. There will also be several raffles, with prizes including a transmission oil change, roasting pan, toaster oven and gift certificates to...

Elks to hold Flag Day presentation

The Findlay Elks will hold a flag ceremony at 1 p.m. Saturday, Flag Day, at Dorney Plaza. Elks members will explain how the U.S. flag was created and give a history of all the flag’s variations.

Kenneth Baldridge Sr.

Kenneth “Ken” Lee Baldridge Sr., 79, of Findlay, died at 10:20 a.m. Thursday at his residence. Arrangements are pending at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home.

Thelma Theresa Fitzpatrick

Thelma Theresa Fitzpatrick, 89, of Findlay, passed away at 11:15 p.m. on Wednesday, June 11, 2014, at Blanchard Valley Hospital, Findlay. She was born on December 24, 1924 to the late Joseph and Anna (Geers) Dwertman in Cincinnati. On October 26, 1943, Thelma married James H....