Norman Lee Decker

Norman Lee Decker, 77, of Findlay passed away at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, July 25, 2014 at Blanchard Valley Hospital. He was born on October 29, 1936 in Fostoria to the late Lloyd H. and Cloyse C. (Woodruff) Decker. On November 21, 1957 he married Ruth Ann Krohn and she survives...

Frederick R. Box

Frederick R. Box, 79, of Findlay, died at 4:45 a.m., Sunday, August 3, 2014, at The Heritage Manor, Findlay. He was born on February 15, 1935, in Townwood, Ohio to the late Henry W. and Bertha (Arnold) Box. He married Margie Muriel Doby on August 23, 1957, and she preceded him in...

HPD’s hunting lottery Thursday

The annual Hancock Park District “hunting with permission lottery” for Hancock County residents and landowners will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Activity Barn at Litzenberg Memorial Woods, about six miles west of Findlay on U.S. 224. The program is provided in...

Weekly road project report released

The following is the weekly report about construction and maintenance work on state highways in the region, provided by the Ohio Department of Transportation: Allen County • Interstate 75 reconstruction project: For the most recent information concerning the Interstate 75...

Upper Sandusky teen hurt in crash

GREEN SPRINGS — An Upper Sandusky teenager was listed in critical condition following a single-vehicle accident at 2:48 p.m. Sunday on Ohio 101 in Seneca County, authorities said. Joseph Moore, 17, was in the intensive care unit Sunday evening at Mercy St. Vincent Medical...

11 motorists arrested at weekend checkpoints

Eleven impaired drivers were arrested during two weekend checkpoints in Findlay, law enforcement authorities reported. More than 800 vehicles were checked during the checkpoints, according to the Findlay post of the State Highway Patrol. Five motorists were cited for driving...

Findlay area not affected by water woes

The Findlay and Hancock County region, including adjoining counties, are not affected by the water quality problems in the Toledo area. Fresh water in Findlay and nearby subdivisions is drawn from the above-ground Findlay reservoirs east of the city, and not from Lake Erie...

Samuel Paul Luna Sr.

Samuel Paul Luna Sr., age 51, of Findlay, died at 4:50 p.m. on Friday, August 1, 2014 at Blanchard Valley Hospital. He was born on August 15, 1962, in Bowling Green to John L. and Gordia Joan (Bennett) Luna II. His father survives in Deshler. He was married to Ann Smith Labie and...

Bigelow Hill plans orientation night

Bigelow Hill Primary School is hosting an orientation for incoming students on Aug. 14. All fourth grade students are invited to attend from 5:30 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. and all fifth grade students are asked to attend from 6:30 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. Students and their parents should...

‘Meet the Teacher Night’ scheduled

ARLINGTON — Arlington Local School will host a “Meet the Teacher Night” from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Aug. 14. Students will have the chance to visit their classrooms, bring in supplies, pay fees, deposit lunch money and get bus route information, according to the...