At Least 12 Tornadoes Strike Indiana, Ohio; No Bad Injuries

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A wave of severe storms produced at least a dozen tornadoes in Indiana and Ohio, damaging homes and businesses but causing no serious injuries, authorities said Thursday, as crews worked to restore power and remove fallen trees. The National Weather Service...

Accidental Overdoses Killed 8 People A Day In Ohio Last Year

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio officials say accidental drug overdoses killed a record 3,050 people in the state last year, or an average of eight per day. Over one-third of those were linked to the powerful painkiller fentanyl. A report released Thursday shows fentanyl-related...

State: Accidental Overdoses Killed Record 3,050 In Ohio In 2015 As Addictions Epidemic Worsens

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — State: Accidental overdoses killed record 3,050 in Ohio in 2015 as addictions epidemic worsens.

WhatsApp is going to share your phone number with Facebook

AP Photo/Patrick Sison SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Global messaging service WhatsApp says it will start sharing the phone numbers of its users with Facebook, its parent company. That means WhatsApp users could soon start seeing more targeted ads on Facebook – although not on...

M is for Museum

By JEANNIE WILEY WOLF STAFF WRITER A is for Art, B is for Books and C is for Color. That’s how the new book, “Mazza from A to Z,” begins. The alphabet book tells the story of a group of young animal students as they visit the Mazza Museum at the University of...

Washed out BalloonFest inspires ‘rainy day’ campaign

By SARA ARTHURS STAFF WRITER David Trisel was glad in mid-August when it finally rained. But he realized CASA/GAL of Findlay and Hancock County, whose main fundraiser had been rained out, might see things differently. So Trisel set upon the idea of a “rainy day”...

Scholarships aid college students

Scholarships administered by The Findlay-Hancock County Community Foundation have been awarded to college students to help them further their education. Peyton Ostheimer is the recipient of the $1,750 Jeanette T. and Leo J. Vielhaber Scholarship. Ostheimer is attending University...

Gleaners donate to various charities

The Findlay Flag City Arbor of Gleaner Life Insurance Society held its annual planning meeting Tuesday. Members voted to give $150 to each of the following organizations: Christian Clearing House, Women’s Resource Center, City Mission, Salvation Army, Hope House, Open Arms...

Thursday calendar

TODAY 50 North, 339 E. Melrose Ave.; fitness center open, 5 a.m.-8 p.m.; breakfast, 7-9 a.m.; coffee bar, 7 a.m.-4 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m.-9 p.m.; EnhanceFitness, 8:30-9:20 a.m.; SilverSneakers yoga, 9:30-10:15 a.m. and 10:30-11:15 a.m.; gentle aquatics class, 10-11 a.m.,...

Class of ’59 will gather

The Findlay High School Class of 1959 will hold a mini reunion Sept. 9-11. The three-day event will kick off with a gathering at The Fern from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Sept. 9. On Sept. 10, classmates will meet at 3 p.m. at The Pits Rod and Gun Club. A hog roast catered by Kathy’s...