Golden Apple Award semi-finalists announced

The Findlay Rotary Club announced its nine semi-finalists for the 2014 Golden Apple Award. The elementary level nominees from Jefferson include: Robynn Drerup at Jefferson, Beth Nissen at Bigelow Hill, Audrey Stoffel at Jefferson. Teachers at the middle school level include: Leah...

Sen. Brown to present Findlay veteran with overdue service medals

U.S. Army veteran James Goshe, a sergeant who served in the Iraq War, will be presented with eight military service medals and ribbons during a Tuesday ceremony. U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown will present the medals, including the Army Commendation Medal and the Army Achievement...

On Deck: Findlay High girls soccer opens tonight

There’s a little something for everyone on today’s local sports schedule and we’ll have the latest on all of the action from around the region for you tonight here at The Courier. Findlay High School’s girls soccer team will kick off its season with a 7 p.m. nonconference match...

Concord Court boil advisory lifted

The boil advisory in effect for residences on Concord Court in Findlay has been lifted. The advisory, issued by the city of Findlay, had been in effect for 1201 to 1237 Concord Court. An earlier boil advisory had been issued for neighboring Brenda Court residences due to water...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department A handgun was filched Friday from 1425 Blanchard Ave. A Findlay resident was accused Friday of shoplifting from local stores. A Brenda Court citizen...

Teachers’ trip will benefit students

By SARA ARTHURS STAFF WRITER Students at several area schools will have the chance this school year to learn more about life in Japan, thanks to a Fulbright Scholarship educational tour program which allowed several area teachers to travel there this summer. Nine Hancock County...

Libraries plan card-making classes

The Putnam County District Library will offer card-making classes at the main library in Ottawa and at the branch in Columbus Grove in September. Deb Kaufman will show participants how to make cards featuring Close To My Heart products. No experience is necessary and all supplies...

Bingo sessions set in September

Family Fun Nights at the Putnam County District Library’s main location in Ottawa and the Continental branch will feature bingo in September. Sessions will be held at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 8 in Continental, and at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 9 in Ottawa. The event marks the 10th anniversary...

Prep golf: Upper third at Willard tourney

WILLARD — Upper Sandusky’s Cody Clifford recorded a 44-43–87 to help the Rams’ golf team finish third Friday in the Willard Domino’s Invitational at Willard Golf Club. Bellevue won the tournament with 311 strokes. Willard topped Upper Sandusky...