Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department A break-in was investigated Tuesday at 1203 Crystal Glen Blvd. A Findlay man was taken into custody following a Monday melee with other men in the 1100...

Geneva E. VanScoder

CUSTAR — Geneva E. VanScoder, 83 of Custar, died at 8:16 p.m. on Tuesday, July 1, 2014. She was born on June 26, 1931 in Buchanan, KY to the late Bascom and Laura (Curnette) Kelley. On July 8, 1950 she married Gene VanScoder and he preceded her in death on January 30, 2000....

Waitress fired over Facebook comments

By MAX FILBY STAFF WRITER A Findlay woman has been fired from her job at Texas Roadhouse for complaining on social media about tips she made while waitressing at the restaurant. Kirsten Kelly, 22, was told that her Facebook post violated company policy and that she no longer had...

Findlay closes skate park, citing need for repairs

By JOY BROWN STAFF WRITER Findlay’s Eagle Creek Skate Park was abruptly closed on Wednesday, the victim of disrepair and vandalism. City administrators said the closure is temporary, but may last into next year. The decision was prompted by Tuesday night’s City...

Findlay library closed on Friday

The Findlay-Hancock County Public Library will be closed on Friday in observance of Independence Day. Regular hours resume Saturday. Online resources will still be available on July 4 at findlaylibrary.org.

Fireworks, parade planned for holiday

Findlay area residents and visitors can take in this year’s fireworks show at dusk today. Fireworks will be shot off at the Hancock County Fairgrounds, where the gates will open at 4 p.m. for food, activities, gospel music, and music from the band Tongue ‘n Groove....

Cooper changes aimed at overseas sales

By LOU WILIN STAFF WRITER Gunning for overseas sales to someday match those in North America, Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. is bringing more talent to bear overseas. Chinese and European operations have generated 36 to 40 percent of Cooper Tire’s sales in recent years. To...

California College’s Free-speech Rules Targeted

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A student who claims his right to free expression was violated has sued Citrus College in Southern California, one of four schools around the nation targeted by a free-speech group. Vincenzo Sinapi-Riddle filed the federal suit Tuesday against Citrus Community...

California College’s Free-speech Rules Targeted

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A student who claims his right to free expression was violated has sued Citrus College in Southern California, one of four schools around the nation targeted by a free-speech group. Vincenzo Sinapi-Riddle filed the federal suit Tuesday against Citrus Community...

Indians Rally With 3 In 8th To Beat Dodgers 5-4

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mike Aviles capped a three-run eighth inning with a two-run single against Brian Wilson, rallying the Cleveland Indians past the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-4 on Wednesday. Ryan Raburn homered off Hyun-Jin Ryu, who was lifted after seven with a 3-2 lead. But Wilson...