UPDATE: Suspect caught in BG pharmacy armed robbery

BOWLING GREEN — After an exhaustive air and ground search, law enforcement officials have captured the man wanted for robbing  a pharmacy on the campus of Wood County Hospital this morning. Police have identified the suspect as Matthew Stoughton, 26, of 611 N. Prospect St.,...
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VIDEO: Old St. Michael School demolition

Demolition work began Monday on the old St. Michael School on Findlay’s Adams Street. The property, which will remain owned by St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, will be leased to Alvada Construction. The company plans to use it as parking space for contractors...

Momany to lead Findlay Rotary Club

Michael Momany was installed as president of the Findlay Rotary Club at the club’s weekly meeting today. Momany, the resource development director for the United Way of Hancock County, has been a Rotarian since 1985 and has served on numerous committees. “I am humbled to...

Fostoria schools approve new contract with union

FOSTORIA — Fostoria school board approved a two-year contract Monday with the employee union which represents bus drivers, maintenance and cafeteria workers. The agreement with American Federation of State County and Municipal Employees Local 1945 is effective July 1 through June...

Justices rule that health law can’t make employers cover contraception

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court says corporations can hold religious objections that allow them to opt out of the new health law requirement that they cover contraceptives for women. The justices’ 5-4 decision Monday is the first time that the high court has ruled that...

Track: Charnigo places eighth

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Stephanie Charnigo, a 2010 graduate of the University of Findlay, placed eighth in the 1,500-meter run on Sunday during the USA Track and Field Championships being held in Sacramento, California. Charnigo, a volunteer assistant with UF who competes as a...

Exchange Club members elected to district posts

Mary Borer of the Findlay Exchange Club was elected to the position of district president-elect at the 2014 Ohio-West Virginia Exchange Club District Conference, held recently in Dayton. Local club member John Fetters was re-elected as district secretary. Borer has been a member...

Kohl’s awards scholarships

Jonelle Meyer, 18, of Ottawa, and Noah Weaver, 12, of McComb, have been selected as local winners in Kohl’s Department Stores’ Kohls Cares scholarship program. Each receives a Kohl’s gift card and is eligible for a $1,000 regional award and a $10,000 national...

Intergenerational tea planned at Senior Center

The Senior Center, 339 E. Melrose Ave., will host an intergenerational tea from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. July 13. Seniors age 55 and older are invited to bring their daughters, granddaughters, nieces and girlfriends. Teas from George House Coffee and Tea will be featured along with a...

Youth softball: USA Lawn wins Junior tourney

USA Lawn scored five runs in the first inning, answered Millstream Area Credit Union’s six-run barrage in the second with a four-run rally of its own, and held on to post a 12-8 win in the championship game of the Findlay Young Miss Softball Junior League tournament on...