Resurfacing work to close more Findlay streets

Next week, crews will continue to work on resurfacing five Findlay streets, which will cause more closures. Construction will happen from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., necessitating closures from Monday through Wednesday for the majority of each of those days. The streets will include...

Findlay man charged in stabbing

Findlay police have arrested a man for reportedly stabbing another city resident. Cody G. Helms, 22, was charged with stabbing Steven Devries, 24, once at about 11:05 a.m. Friday, police said. The two men were in a dispute at the Circle K parking lot, 100 Crystal Ave., police...
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W&LE Station in Kent, Ohio, Needs New Owners

Milepost 853 The old Wheeling & Lake Erie station in Kent, Ohio, is being threatened with demolition if some interested partiy or parties don’t step forward to save it. This editiorial recently appeared in the Kent Record-Courier; as a railfan in general and with an...

What fun to sing around the campfire

By JEANNIE WILEY WOLF Staff Writer If someone asked you, “Do your ears hang low,” you might be offended. That is unless you’ve been to camp. Then you’d know that the question is actually the title of a children’s song that has echoed around campfires...

Agency on Aging to hold auction

OTTAWA — The Putnam County Council on Aging will host a silent auction fundraiser and gift certificate raffle during the Ottawa-Glandorf Jaycees Rhythm and Rib Festival from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday. Over 100 items will be auctioned, including items autographed by Ohio...

Immunization appointments need to be made

The Hancock County Health Department is encouraging parents of children who will enter kindergarten or the seventh grade in the fall to make an appointment for vaccinations as soon as possible. Vaccinations are required prior to the start of the new school year. To schedule an...

Boy Scout troop plans car wash

Boy Scout Troop 342 will sponsor a car wash from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Tractor Supply, 15212 E. U.S. 224. The troop raising money to buy a new trailer and equipment for members’ camping trips.

Civil War Round Table to meet

The 57th Ohio Civil War Round Table will meet at 7 p.m. Sunday at the Hancock Historical Museum, 422 W. Sandusky St. The program will focus on the battle of Gettysburg.

LPGA Golf: Laura Diaz shoots 62 to lead Marathon Classic by 4

SYLVANIA (AP) — Laura Diaz got off to a surprising start at the Marathon Classic. Diaz shot a 9-under 62 for a four-stroke lead in Thursday’s opening round. U.S. Open champion Michelle Wie shot a 2-over 73, 2008 Marathon winner Paula Creamer was at 72 along with...

Local Golf: Insley scores ace

Scott Insley carded a hole-in-one Thursday at Bob’s Countryside Golf Course in Carey. Insley aced the 162-yard fifth hole with a 7-iron during Bridgestone League play. Witnesses were Larry Ritter, Dale Rader and Blake Lamont.