Super Bowl ad winners: Tide, T-Mobile

NEW YORK (AP) — The New England Patriots defeated the Atlanta Falcons during a nailbiter Super Bowl 51 – and there were clear winners and losers off the field, too. Advertisers had to tread carefully this year in a divisive political climate. Some went for all out...

Prevention agency forges lifelong partnerships

By JEANNIE WILEY WOLF STAFF WRITER There was a time when the Hancock County Community Partnership had a hand in everything from Red Ribbon celebrations de­signed to promote healthy life­styles to Drugs Don’t Work in Ohio trainings for the business community. “The...

Council expands youth-led prevention initiatives

BY JEANNIE WILEY WOLF STAFF WRITER Although there have been changes through the years, the Hancock County Community Partnership’s mission continues to be about substance abuse prevention and mental health promotion. According to Zach Thomas, director of education for the...

Frogs swim through first season

The Findlay Family YMCA’s new recreational swim team, the Frogs, is competing in the Northwest Ohio YMCA League. The YMCA currently has 32 swimmers ranging in age from 4-14 who have competed in meets at the Bucyrus, Van Wert and Tiffin YMCAs. The team still has the meets at...

Letters to the Editor 02-06-17

LET’S RESPECT EACH OTHER As Trump’s presidency begins, something has come up repeatedly that has been worrying. The term “fake news” has been making the rounds. Now not only are there two sides dead set against each other, but they are attacking the...

Weekly story times return

McCOMB — Story time sessions for preschoolers ages 3-5 will resume Tuesday at the McComb Public Library, 113 S. Todd St. Sessions are offered from 6:30-7:15 p.m. weekly. Story time is on a drop-in basis, registration is not required. Children enjoy books, finger plays,...

Massive mobile pantry set

A 10,000-pound mobile food pantry will be held Saturday at Kuss Filtration, 2150 Industrial Drive. Participants should arrive at 7 a.m. to receive a number and complete paperwork. Distribution will begin at approximately 8 a.m. and will continue until all of the food has been...

Monday calendar

TODAY 50 North, 339 E. Melrose Ave., fitness center open, 5 a.m.-8 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 exercise class, 10-11 a.m., Birchaven; community...

WWII discussion is today at Bluffton Senior Center

BLUFFTON — A program on the “Monuments Men” will be presented at 9:30 a.m. today at the Bluffton Senior Center, 132 N. Main St. Speakers H.W. and Betty Enderle will recount the story of the professors, museum curators and art restorers who left their careers...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department A South West Street man was arrested for driving under the influence during a traffic stop on Hancock County 236 on Friday. He was later released to a...