Injury accident near Vanlue

A two-vehicle injury accident has been reported at 2:55 p.m. on Ohio 330, north of Vanlue. The Hancock County Sheriff’s Office and Vanlue Fire Department are responding to the scene. Additional details will be posted as they are made available.

Farmer names calf born with heart in neck ‘Cardio Brisket’

MARIANNA, Pa. (AP) — A calf born with its heart in its neck is thriving on a western Pennsylvania farm despite the unusual deformity. Tom Leech, the Amwell Township farmer who owns the 6-week-old calf, researched the disorder on the Internet and found just two instances,...

Independent candidate files for mayor

An independent candidate has filed to run for the Findlay mayor’s office. Jeffery Simon, of 1520 Logan Ave., filed this morning to run for mayor, said Jody Beall O’Brien, a director at the Hancock County Board of Elections. So far, Simon is the only person who has filed to...

UPDATE: Power back on in Tiffin, Seneca County

Power is back on in Tiffin and Seneca County after an outage this morning, according to AEP Ohio. At its peak, the outage affected 2,907 customers in Seneca County, according to AEP Ohio’s outage map. Tiffin Mayor Aaron Montz previously said that half of the city of Tiffin...

On Deck: Galion at Findlay baseball

There is a little bit of something for everyone on the local sports schedule tonight and we’ll have the latest on all of the action for you today here at The Courier. There are 15 prep baseball and 13 prep softball games on the slate. Findlay High School hosts Galion in a...

Findlay-based Centrex sells Tiffin factory

A Findlay company has sold one of its factories to a Missouri-based competitor. The St. Louis Business Journal reports the Centrex Plastics factory in Tiffin, 1780 Seneca County 1, is now owned by Katy Industries, based in Bridgeton, Missouri. Katy is paying $23.9 million in...

Courier seeks baseball, softball stats

The Courier sports department will publish area prep baseball and softball leaders beginning Saturday. Varsity coaches or statisticians should report their team’s leading hitters and stats leaders for doubles, triples, home runs, RBIs, stolen bases and batting averages....

Making art from scratch

By JEANNIE WILEY WOLF STAFF WRITER Work for Kelly Crosser Alge is more like play. The Findlay artist has developed an art form she calls sgraffito, a process that uses fused glass powder to create drawings and collages that are then fired in a kiln. “Sgraffito is a term, it...

Is this a welcoming community? Dialogue planned to explore topic

The Hancock Leadership Alumni Association, in coordination with the Hancock County Workforce Coalition, will hold a facilitated dialogue exploring the current state of welcoming in the community and an examiniation of future opportunities to better receive newcomers. Input from...

Professor to discuss foster care

BLUFFTON — Diana Kleman, an assistant professor of social work at Bluffton University, will address elementary teachers’ perceptions of working with children in foster care during a campus colloquium on Friday. Free and open to the public, her talk will begin at 4...