One person hurt in Tiffin Avenue accident

A Findlay teenager was injured in a two-car accident Monday night on Tiffin Avenue. According to Findlay police, a 2010 Kia Forte driven by Kayla Griggs, 18, of Findlay, was stopped in the westbound center lane of Tiffin Avenue for the traffic light at 10:13 p.m. when her car was...

Business, college leaders seek 3 percent bed tax increase

Findlay’s leading business and educational leaders want a 3 percent increase in Hancock County’s hotel/motel bed tax to benefit the new, $17-million Marathon Performing Arts Center and the six-day county fair. County commissioners received the proposal in a letter from Gary...

Findlay officials visiting Japan

Findlay area officials are visiting with leaders in Japan this week as part of an “economic mission trip.” Mayor Lydia Mihalik along with University of Findlay President Katherine Fell, Director of Findlay and Hancock County Economic Development Tony Iriti, Assistant...

On Deck: Arlington, McComb seek to stay unbeaten

Arlington and McComb’s volleyball teams will be seeking to keep their unbeaten seasons intact today and we’ll have the latest on that and much more tonight here at The Courier. Arlington visits North Baltimore and McComb travels to Van Buren in Blanchard Valley Conference action...

UPDATED 2:45 P.M.: Explosion, fire destroys home near Hoytville

An explosion and fire have destroyed a home at 20518 County Road 5 near Ohio 235 this morning, south of Hoytville, according to multiple media reports. No one was injured in the fire, which was first reported around 3:30 a.m. The home’s owner, Keith Siferd, told WTOL-TV...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department A “highly intoxicated” Findlay man claimed Saturday that he had been beaten at the Walnut Saloon, 335 Walnut St., but declined to elaborate...

Library to host program on lunch packing

“Tasty Treats for Snacking and Packing” will be held from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Thursday in the Lindamood Room at the Findlay-Hancock County Public Library. Consumer educator Jennie Hartman will provide recipes for snacks and lunches. Registration is required by...

Story time to focus on sight

NORTH BALTIMORE — The North Baltimore Public Library will host Prevent Blindness Ohio for a story time from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Tuesday for preschool children and their adult caregivers. The program will feature guest readers, including Ohio Sen. Randy Gardner; Rep. Tim...