Memory loss talk set

OTTAWA — Linda Rae Pollitz, program manager for Northwest Alzheimer’s Association, will present a program for individuals with early-stage memory loss and their families and friends from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 6 at the Putnam County District Library, Ottawa....

‘Sew Many Memories’ scheduled

Bridge Bereavement Services is offering a sewing activity where the bereaved can turn a deceased loved one’s clothing into a keepsake. “Sew Many Memories” will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Sept. 8 and from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 17 at Birchaven Village,...

City church hosts food pantry

The Findlay Evangelical Free Church, 2515 Heatherwood Drive, will host a mobile food pantry in coordination with CHOPIN Hall beginning at 8:15 a.m. Saturday. A representative from each family must be present to receive food. One person will not be able to receive food for...

Tony Buxton

MOUNT BLANCHARD — A funeral for Tony S. Buxton, 27, of Mount Blanchard, will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Heritage Christian Union Church, Forest, the Revs. Ken Grey and Tony Jones officiating. Tony died on Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016, at his residence. Surviving are his father,...

Charlotte Glover

CLYDE — A funeral for Charlotte A. Glover, 83, of Clyde, and formerly of Fostoria, will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria, the Rev. Candace Seaman officiating. Burial will be in Knollcrest Cemetery, west of Arcadia. Visitation will be held one hour...

Dusty Thacker

LIMA — A funeral for Dusty J. Thacker, 33, of Lima, and formerly of Upper Sandusky, will be held at 7 p.m. Friday at the Upper Sandusky Church of the Nazarene, the Revs. Jed Brake and Robert Carder officiating. Visitation will be held two hours prior to the funeral on...

Leona Baker

FOSTORIA — A funeral for Leona M. Baker, 80, of Fostoria, will be held at 5 p.m. today at Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home, Fostoria, the Rev. Wyatt Foster officiating. Visitation will be held two hours prior to the funeral today at the funeral home. Mrs. Baker died on...

Prep Football: Pigskin Picks Week 1

To put it bluntly, it was a beat down of epic proportions. And Jamie Baker has the Norm Nutman Trophy to prove it. When Baker and Dave Hanneman turned in their predictions for the first installment of the 2015 Pigskin Picks, they were dead even. It didn’t stay that way for...

Prep Football: Findlay set to open 118th season

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER Findlay kicks off its 118th season of football on Friday when the Trojans travel to Anthony Wayne for a nonconference matchup. Here’s a look at Findlay High’s 2016 opener: WHEN & WHERE: 7 p.m. Friday at AW’s Schaller Stadium....

Countdown to Football: Vanlue Wildcats

We’re counting down the days until the high school football season by looking at an area team each day. Today’s countdown to football team is the Vanlue Wildcats.