Robin Greer

Robin J. Greer, 50, of Findlay, died at 3:08 p.m. Monday at Bridge Hospice Care Center. Arrangements are pending at Hufford Family Funeral Home.

Prep soccer: State-ranked O-G girls whip Lima Shawnee

GLANDORF — Ottawa-Glandorf’s Megan Siefker scored twice in the first eight minutes of the second half and Cassie Schroeder pitched a shutout in goal as the state-ranked Titans blanked Lima Shawnee 3-0 in Western Buckeye League girls soccer action. Siefker converted a...

Donna (Wickard) Yoh

PERRYSBURG — Donna (Wickard) Yoh, 84, of Perrysburg, and formerly of Jerry City, died at 1:05 a.m., Monday, September 8, 2014, at the Manor at Perrysburg. She was born on November 9, 1929, to the late Ray R. and Bessie (Root) Wickard. She married Edward Stockwell on October...

Brandon Lee Schmitz

Brandon Lee Schmitz, 31, passed away on August 29, 2014 in Findlay. Brandon was born May 20, 1983 in Findlay, Ohio to Patricia Ward and Rick Schmitz. He was raised in Findlay and North Baltimore, attending Lincoln Elementary, Central Middle and Findlay and North Baltimore High...

Carey offering new art program

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER CAREY — Kelsey Chun, Carey elementary art teacher, outlined a new student art enrichment program during the school board’s meeting Monday. The after-school program, for seventh and eighth graders, will be held for an hour a month through...

Ragweed a problem for farmers, those who suffer from hay fever

If you are among the up to 20 percent of people who suffer from hay fever, this can be one of the most unpleasant times of the year. Certain plants release pollen that causes the typical hay fever of runny noses, sneezing fits, and watery eyes. Unless treated, you will not get...

Work needed on police office ceiling

By ERIC SCHAADT Staff Writer McCOMB — Aging ceiling tile in a room at the McComb Police Department will receive attention, Village Council agreed Monday. Pieces of a drop ceiling inside the department are beginning to fall, according to Police Chief Greg Smith. Computers...

Helen D. Beidelschies

Helen D. Beidelschies, 90, of Findlay, passed away at 2:00 a.m. on Sunday, September 7, 2014 at Birchaven Health Care Center, Findlay. She was born on March 6, 1924 to the late Joseph and Nora (Schmitz) Faber in Alvada, OH. On January 25, 1947, she married her loving husband...

Letters to the Editor 09-09-14

IS WRITER TOO SENSITIVE? Deb Peterson’s request (letter, Sept. 5) that we “stop taking inconsequential things so seriously” really brings up a good point about “our present PC cases.” Where does sensitivity to others stop and the politically-correct...