Michael Barnett

CAREY — Michael L. “Porky” Barnett, 43, of Carey, died at 12:08 a.m. Wednesday, July 9, 2014, at the Wyandot Memorial Hospital emergency room, Upper Sandusky. Surviving are his wife, Angela Gibson; two children, Shelby and Daniel, both of Carey; four sisters,...

James Herman

FOSTORIA — A Mass of Christian Burial for James A. “Jim” Herman, 67, of Fostoria, will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Wendelin Catholic Church, Fostoria, with the rosary recited at 10 a.m. A committal service will be at the Veterans Chapel in...

Daniel Zernhel

DESHLER — A Mass of Christian Burial for Daniel Ralph “Zeke” Zernhel, 58, of Deshler, will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Deshler, the Rev. Art Niewiadomski officiating. Burial will be in Wingston Cemetery,...

Marge Ryan

Visitation for Marge Ryan, 83, longtime St. Michael School teacher, will be held at KIRKPATRICK-BEHNKE FUNERAL HOME from 4-8 P.M. on Friday, July 11, 2014. The funeral service will be celebrated at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 9:30 a.m. at St. Michael Church-East. Her...

Sylvester Maag

GLANDORF — A funeral for Sylvester Maag, 87, of Glandorf, will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at Heitmeyer Funeral Home, Ottawa, the Rev. Tony Fortman officiating. Burial will be in St. John the Baptist Cemetery, Glandorf. Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at...

Vera Kathryn Gratz Core

BLUFFTON — Vera Kathryn Gratz Core died at 12:10 a.m., July 9, 2014 at the Mennonite Memorial Home, Bluffton. Vera was born on June 5, 1917 in Bluffton to the late Ernest and Lena Boegli Gratz. On November 28, 1937 she was married to George Richard Core who died February...

Backroom

Public officials throughout the state would be doing themselves, and taxpayers, a favor if they learn from the errors of the trustees of Clearcreek Township in Warren County. This week, a judge ordered the township to pay $196,556 in legal fees and costs after finding the...

Letters to the Editor 7-10-14

PUBLIC SHOULD HAVE BEEN INVITED, TOO As I read Monday’s article about the Michael Oxley Government Center at the Hancock County Historical Museum, I had to look at it three times to make sure I read it right! It set my attention on high alert that the public was not invited...

Ceremony to mark start of Carey school construction

CAREY — A groundbreaking ceremony for the new Carey school, being constructed off South Vance Street, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at the site. If there is rain, the ceremony will be held in the high school gymnasium. The program will include comments from Superintendent...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department A Findlay man failed to return a rented pressure washer to K&T Rental, 835 Western Ave. This was noted Tuesday. Domestic troubles were reported at...