Marilyn (Heter) Wilkinson

FOSTORIA — Marilyn (Heter) Wilkinson, 80, of Fostoria, formerly of Bloomdale and Bellevue, died, Saturday, July 19, 2014 at Independence House in Fostoria. She was born February 12, 1934 in Sandusky the daughter of Harold Kenneth and Ivah May (Chandler) Heter who preceded...

Rev. Harold Corbin

WINDER, Ga. — A graveside service for Rev. Harold Clayton Corbin, 81, of Winder, Georgia, and formerly of Fostoria, will be held at 1 p.m. today at Grelton Cemetery, Henry County. Rev. Corbin died Saturday, July 19, 2014, at Athens Regional Medical Center, Athens, Georgia....

Letters to the Editor 07-24-14

TOO MANY ADVISERS On July 2, Cooper Tire CEO Roy Armes announced a transition in executive leadership: Hal Miller, president of the international tire division, will vacate his position to become the executive adviser (a newly-created executive position) to Mr. Armes, and Brad...

Keith Swary

NEW BAVARIA — Keith Swary, age 51, of New Bavaria, died Monday night, July 21, 2014 at Vancrest of Holgate. Keith was born October 28, 1962 to Robert and Dorothy Swary in Napoleon. He graduated from HOPE School in 1985. He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, New...

Smooth sailing

Construction zones have been hard to avoid in Findlay this year, but no one is complaining about the smooth roads that follow. Infrastructure needs are being addressed again throughout the city, a tangible sign the economy actually has taken a right turn. The upward trend,...

McComb funeral home changes hands

McCOMB — A Findlay funeral home has purchased the Hartley Funeral Home in McComb. Lehtomaa Funeral Home in Findlay is the new owner, and will operate the Hartley-Lehtomaa Funeral Home at 370 Park Drive South in McComb. Joann and Brent Hartley sold the McComb funeral home,...

Travel site honors Dietsch Brothers

There’s some sweet news for Dietsch Brothers ice cream shops in Findlay. Travel site TripAdvisor rates them the second-best ice cream parlor in the country, according to Fox News. TripAdvisor says its rating is based on “millions” of traveler reviews. Of...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department Money was missing following a Monday burglary at Dave’s Hideaway, 1730 Lima Ave. A Findlay man was apprehended after running from Kohl’s,...

Auditor hosting CAUV program

OTTAWA — A program about Ohio’s Current Agricultural Use Value will be hosted by Putnam County Auditor Robert Benroth at 7 p.m. Aug. 12 in the auditorium at Ottawa-Glandorf High School, Ottawa. Speakers will include Richard Hoffman, with Appraisal Research Corp. of...

Carey firefighters plan fundraiser

CAREY — The Carey Fire Department wants to improve its training capabilities and is planning an October fundraiser to raise money for constructing a “training house” on village-owned land. Fire Chief Chad Snyder addressed Carey Council this week because there...