Junior golf: Shoemaker shoots 73 to finish sixth at Ohio Junior Golf Championship

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER Even with golfers still on the course, Spencer Shoemaker knew he wouldn’t be taking home the trophy for winning the 2014 Ohio Junior Golf Championship. Inside, though, Shoemaker knew he’d be taking home a lot more than some hardware to...

Thursday calendar

TODAY Senior Center, fitness center open, 5 a.m.-9 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; EnhanceFitness, 9-9:50 a.m.; outdoor pickleball, 8-11 a.m.; SilverSneakers yoga, 10-10:50 a.m.; SilverSneakers Splash, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Birchaven; lunch, country brunch casserole, 11:30...

PALS to meet

The Persons Affected by a Loved One’s Suicide support group will meet from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. today in the second floor waiting room at Blanchard Valley Hospital’s Ruse Building, above the emergency room. The group is free and open to anyone grieving the death of...

Letters to the Editor 06-26-14

SCHOOLS NEED OMBUDSMEN I have been reading with interest the allegations against a local teacher. Although knowing nothing about the particulars of this situation but what I have read, I would like to offer a few general comments on the state of our public schools. Apparently,...

East Harbor

If the Ohio Department of Natural Resources has a short list for state park improvement projects, the restoration of the East Harbor State Park beach should be on it. Unfortunately, the project doesn’t appear to be on its radar. That’s surprising, considering the...

Bettsville, Old Fort school districts combine

By MORGAN MANNS FOR THE COURIER BETTSVILLE — The last senior class has graduated from the Bettsville School District in Seneca County. When school doors reopen in August, Bettsville’s Washington Street school building will be part of Old Fort Local Schools. A...

3 people hurt in collision on Findlay’s Main Street

A two-vehicle crash in Findlay injured three people Tuesday. According to police, Talisha Balicki, 22, of Findlay, was driving a 2007 GMC Envoy north on South Main Street near the Pearl Street intersection at about 1:55 p.m. when her vehicle collided in the intersection with an...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department Domestic unrest was documented recently at destinations on Patriot Drive, Selby Street, Cherry Street and Crawford Street. A Larkins Street citizen...