Weekly road report released

The following work is scheduled on state highways in the Findlay area, according to the Ohio Department of Transportation: HANCOCK COUNTY Interstate 75 northbound entrance ramp from Ohio 103, Bluffton, will be closed Thursday generally between the hours of 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m....

Prep football: McComb aces test against Hicksville

By TED RADICK STAFF WRITER DEFIANCE — Hicksville is a young football team with several freshmen and sophomores dotting the starting lineup. In Saturday’s Division VII, Region 26 semifinal, the Aces ran into a McComb team with experienced senior starters on both sides...

Public Meetings

The following public meetings will be held this week in the Findlay area: TODAY Carey school board, 7 p.m., boardroom, Carey school. McComb Council, 6:30 p.m., municipal building. Arlington Board of Public Affairs, 7 p.m., municipal building. Rawson Council 6 p.m., village hall....

Prep football: Crestview runs past Red Devils

By MICHAEL BURWELL STAFF WRITER LIMA — Convoy Crestview’s football team doesn’t have the biggest backfield. But the Knights showed just how effective they could be in Saturday’s Division VII Region 26 semifinal against Arlington. Convoy Crestview racked up...

UF basketball: Oilers open with a win

By ANDY WOLF STAFF WRITER The season has begun and everything counts now. University of Findlay senior Ricardo Smith did a lot of tallying in the first four minutes of play Sunday afternoon. Smith scored nine straight points in a 2:18 span with his final two buckets starting a...

UF football: Oilers end on positive note

By ANDY WOLF STAFF WRITER Visiting teams rarely go up to Michigan’s Upper Peninsula and have their way with the host, be it Northern Michigan or Michigan Tech. The University of Findlay football team did so and then some. The Oilers opened up a 38-0 halftime edge and led by...

Women’s basketball: UF women defeat No. 20 Lewis

INDIANAPOLIS — The University of Findlay women’s basketball team started the fourth quarter with a 12-0 run, outscored Lewis University 22-13 in the final period and rallied for a 67-62 win over the No. 20-ranked Flyers in a GLIAC/GLVC Crossover game played Sunday in...

City police fare well in citizen survey

By ALLISON REAMER STAFF WRITER Citizens are supportive of the Findlay Police Department, a new survey shows. The 2016 Findlay Police Department citizen survey, which was done online, allowed people to anonymously give their opinion on the quality and overall performance of the...

College roundup: UF volleyball to host Lake Erie in GLIAC Tourney

ASHLAND — Carey graduate Hannah Tong collected a match-high 22 kills, but the University of Findlay completed its regular season with a 22-25, 25-22, 24-26, 25-15, 15-10 loss to Ashland in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play. The Oilers wrapped up the...

Rental association to meet Tuesday

The Findlay Area Rental Association will have its last meeting of 2016 at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Community Room of The Sherman House, 115 E. Front St. The speaker will be Attorney Robert Feighner, who will hold a question/answer session on landlord/tenant topics.The public is...