Debate Over Whether Columbus Is Really The ‘safest Big City’

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The fatal shooting of a 13-year-old boy by police in Columbus, Ohio, has sparked a debate over the city’s safety. Mayor Andrew Ginther said in the wake of the shooting that Columbus is the safest big city in America, yet some residents in poor...

Pinwheels will share messages of peace

On Wednesday, The Center for Autism and Dyslexia of Findlay will take part in an international art and literacy project, Pinwheels for Peace, by “planting” pinwheels with messages of peace. Students will create pinwheels of all shapes and sizes adorned with their...

Monday 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.-8 p.m.; SilverSneakers Splash, 8:30-9:30 a.m., Birchaven; cardio energizer, 8:30-9:15 a.m.; SilverSneakers classic, 9:30-10:20 a.m.; water...

Letters to the Editor 09-19-16

A MODERN-DAY NARCISSUS Ancient Greek mythology tells of a young man named Narcissus, who, having seen his reflection in a pool of water, was so overcome by his appearance that he fell in love with himself. Fast forward to today and you have the modern version in the person of...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department A missing juvenile was reported in the 1900 block of North Main Street on Saturday. An intoxicated McComb man was arrested for disorderly conduct at...

Gary Heminger to speak at UF

Gary R. Heminger, chairman and chief executive officer of Marathon Petroleum Corp., will discuss “The Moral Business: How Values Drive Success,” from 7:30 to 9 a.m. Sept. 30 at Winebrenner Theological Seminary. Heminger’s presentation will be part of the...

State releases weekly road report

State highway projects planned in the region by the Ohio Department of Transportation: HANCOCK COUNTY Ohio 12 from Findlay to Arcadia, and from the southwest side of Fostoria to the Seneca County line, will be reduced to one lane for a resurfacing project beginning Sept. 6. The...

Cross country: St. Wendelin runners 1-2 at Cline Invite

By SCOTT COTTOS STAFF WRITER KANSAS — A little bit of teamwork can go a long way. That philosophy paid off for St. Wendelin’s top two runners and the Hopewell-Loudon girls team in Saturday’s Myron Cline Cross Country Invitational at Lakota. Returning senior...