Letters to the Editor 08-30-16

EIGHT A DAY We’re all unique, right? We’ve all got our own points of view. This includes politics, religion, life and death, and substance abuse. Everyone’s life can have tough times in it and how we handle a crisis says a lot about our character and view. Some...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department Sunday domestic tumult was noted at homes on West Trenton Avenue and North Main Street. A bicycle was swiped Sunday from 214 Washington St. Two Findlay...

Milkweed seeds being collected

The Ohio Pollinator Habitat Initiative is seeking public assistance to collect and drop off milkweed seed pods from Sept. 1 through Oct. 31 at the Hancock Soil and Water Conservation District, 7868 Hancock County 140, Suite E, Findlay. The seeds will be used to start new plants,...

Storytime Station planned in Forest

FOREST — A party to celebrate the book “Elephant & Piggie,” by author Mo Willems, will be held at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 6 in Forest-Jackson Public Library, Forest, to begin another year of the library’s Storytime Station. Storytime Station, for preschool and...

Sept. 10 astronomy program planned

Kevin Smith, with Millstream Astronomy Club, will present a program about the fall sky at 8 p.m. Sept. 10 in Shelter 5 at Riverbend Recreation Area. After the program, participants can view Venus, Mars, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune and the first-quarter moon through telescopes...

Hydrant flushing

Findlay will flush hydrants today in the area of Hancock County 95, south of the Norfolk Southern Railroad; and from Hancock County 95, west to the CSX Railroad; and North Main Street from the Blanchard River north to Hancock County 99 and east to the CSX Railroad. For questions,...

‘Average Joe’ official write-in candidate

BLUFFTON — “Average Joe” Schriner, of Bluffton, will be an official write-in candidate for president on the November ballot, his fifth run for president. Schriner, running with vice presidential candidate Joe Moreaux of Southern California, has run in every...

Prep girls golf: Findlay, VB finish 2-3 at NWOGGL match

Findlay High golfers turned in three of the top eight scores on Monday. But Bowling Green used the 1-2 punch of Macy Hanus and Andrea Cromley to win the team title in a Northwest Ohio Girls Golf League match held at Red Hawk Run Golf Course. Findlay’s Karina Bruce fired a...

Tuesday’s scoreboard

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL American League East Division W L Pct GB Toronto 75 56 .573 — Boston 73 58 .557 2 Baltimore 71 60 .542 4 New York 67 63 .515 7½ Tampa Bay 55 75 .423 19½ Central Division W L Pct GB Cleveland 74 56 .569 — Detroit 70 61 .534 4½ Kansas City 69 62...

E. Eugene Parsell

FOREST — E. Eugene Parsell, age 79 of Forest died Sat Aug. 27, 2016 at Birchaven Village, Findlay. He was born Dec 19, 1936 in Kenton to the late Dale E. & Marjorie E. (Buckingham) Parsell. He married Janice A. Kinnear on Dec 31, 1960 and she survives in Forest. Mr....