Karl Kugler

Karl Kugler, 81, of Findlay, Ohio passed away Friday, February 16, 2018 at the Blanchard Valley Hospital, Findlay. Karl was born on March 15, 1936 in Germany to the late Anton and Eliesabeth Kugler, oldest of 6 brothers. He married Xiu Wen “Jackie” Zhu on July 30,...

Prep Swimming: Layne dives at state on Thursday

Findlay High School junior Lexie Layne will be looking to climb the ladder beginning Thursday when the OHSAA state swimming and diving championships kick off for area athletes with the Division I diving competition at C.T. Branin Natatorium in Canton. The Division I girls diving...

Boys Basketball: Hagemyer leads NB past New Riegel

NORTH BALTIMORE — North Baltimore doubled New Riegel in the first quarter and tripled them in the second on its way to a 69-52 nonconference boys basketball win over the Blue Jackets on Monday night. North Baltimore (15-5) led 18-9 at the end of the first quarter and...

Girls Basketball: Ottoville sweeps top PCL awards

State-ranked Putnam County League champion Ottoville swept both top awards on Sunday with Big Green mentor Dave Kleman selected coach of the year and Bridget Landin taking home player of the year honors in the 2017-18 all-league selections. Kleman guided Ottoville, 20-2 and...

Girls Basketball: L-B sweeps top BVC girls awards

League champion Liberty-Benton swept the Blanchard Valley Conference’s top awards as the BVC released its all-conference selections in girls basketball on Monday. Liberty-Benton junior Savanah Richards was named the BVC Player of the Year in a vote of the conference’s...

Tom Blunk stepping down from Arlington Council

By ERIC SCHAADT STAFF WRITER ARLINGTON — Arlington Council will begin a search to replace one of its own. In a letter read to Village Council on Monday, Councilman Tom Blunk said he will leave office at the end of the month to move to McComb. “Tom, we’ve enjoyed...

Frequently asked questions about new CAUV application

Current Agricultural Use Value (CAUV) is a real estate tax assessment program that allows farmland to be taxed on an agricultural production value, rather than the full real estate market value. Ohio voters passed a referendum for the CAUV option in November 1973, and it became...

St. Wendelin plans kindergarten sign-up

FOSTORIA — Kindergarten registration is underway at St. Wendelin Catholic School in Fostoria. All children turning 5 years old on or before Aug. 5 are eligible to enter kindergarten in the fall. Kindergarten screening will take place on Wednesday, March 14. Contact Celia...

New fire district to hold meeting

RAWSON — There will be a special meeting of the Southwestern Hancock Joint Fire District at the Rawson town hall on Saturday at 10 a.m. The district trustees will be meeting with firefighters and interested citizens to discuss the requirements and qualifications for a...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department An Elyria Street woman was arrested Saturday for driving under the influence in the 800 block of West Trenton Avenue. Five Findlay citizens wanted...