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Virginia Combs

FOSTORIA — Virginia Combs, 83, of Fostoria, died Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, at Bridge Hospice Care Center, Findlay. Surviving are her husband, Fredrick E. “Fred”; a son, Michael (Gloria) of Fostoria; a daughter, Mrs. William (Linda) Shultz, Risingsun; a brother,...

John Miles

McCOMB — John D. Miles, 74, of McComb, died at 6 a.m. Monday at his residence. Arrangements are pending at Hartley Funeral Home, McComb.

Mother charged with leaving children alone for 4-5 days

A Fostoria woman is facing two counts of child endangerment after allegedly leaving her young children home alone for nearly five days. Police said Jacqueline M. Gibson, 38, of 1207 B Peeler Drive, was arrested Monday for two counts of child endangerment, a first-degree...

Sara Wildman

FOSTORIA — A funeral for Sara L. Wildman, 87, formerly of Fostoria, will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home, Fostoria, the Rev. Donald Goodwin officiating. Burial will be in Knollcrest Gardens, west of Arcadia. Visitation will be held two hours...

Fire reported at Nevada grain bin

NEVADA “” Wyandot East firefighters were called to the scene of a grain bin fire at Mennco Grain in Nevada Monday night. The initial report came at 9:03 p.m., according to the Wyandot County Sheriff’s Office. Pitt Township and Upper Sandusky fire departments...

Library to close

FOREST — The Forest-Jackson Library will be closed Monday in observance of Presidents Day.

Meeting planned

The Hancock County Board of Elections will meet at 1 p.m. today at the board office, 201 E. Lincoln St., rear.

Seizure blamed for truck accident

BLUFFTON — A southbound tractor-trailer drove across both northbound lanes of Interstate 75 near Bluffton Monday evening after the driver suffered an apparent seizure. The Findlay post of the State Highway Patrol reported the truck driven by William Frederick, 56, of...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department A man was arrested Saturday for stealing food, candy, cigarettes, gift cards and other items from students and staff at the University of Findlay....

Hanco to open 2nd station in Findlay

Hanco Emergency Medical Service will open a second station in May on the northeast side of Findlay. The company announced Monday that renovations are underway at 1155 Croy Drive. “Having a station on the north side of the Blanchard River ensures we have...