Clarence Verhoff

MILLER CITY — Clarence Verhoff, 52, of Miller City, died 6:45 p.m., Saturday, June 28, 2014 at his home. He was born September 1, 1961 in Lima to Fred and Alvera (Lehman) Verhoff who survive in Continental. On June 4, 1983 he married Jacki Erford who survives in Miller...

Public Meetings

The following public meetings will be held this week in the Findlay area: TODAY Findlay Civil Service Commission, special session to review and discuss training conducted by the Ohio Personnel Board of Review Academy regarding administering the state’s civil service laws, 9...

Crime Stoppers

Findlay/Hancock County Crime Stoppers is seeking help in finding those who defaced Arcadia Village Park. Vandals on June 8 uprooted plants, moved paver bricks and damaged electrical components at the park. Profanity was written in permanent marker on the village water tower, a...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department Several materials were filched Friday from a van at the rear of 1809 Park St. Property was pilfered from Padrones Pizza, 104 S. Main St., after a...

Is the Liberty Bell still sounded?

Q: Is the Liberty Bell in Philadelphia sounded any more? A: Yes. At 2 p.m. Friday, child descendants of the signers of the Declaration of Independence will gently tap the bell 13 times to honor patriots of the first states. Also, the bell is lightly tapped every Jan. 15 in honor...

Weekly road report released

The Ohio Department of Transportation has issued its weekly report about construction and maintenance work on state highways in area counties: Hancock County The U.S. 224 interchange with Interstate 75 is being reconstructed. The project began in February and is expected to be...

Motorcyclist injured Saturday

A Findlay man was seriously injured Saturday afternoon when his motorcycle collided with a car in the 800 block of Tiffin Avenue. Albert Minjarez, 44, suffered moderate to severe injuries and was taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital by Hanco EMS, Findlay police reported. Minjarez...

Teenager injured in ATV accident

ARLINGTON — A Hancock County teenager was hurt after being ejected from an ATV at 8:49 p.m. Sunday outside 14367 Jackson Township 37. Andrew Wehrly, 13, was taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital by Hanco EMS. According to the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office, the youth...

Rural residence destroyed by fire

RAWSON — Fire destroyed a rural Rawson house on Eagle Township 130 at 7:24 p.m. Saturday. No injuries were reported as a result of the fire, which started in the garage and spread to the home owned by Bud Clymer, 12038 Eagle Township 130. The cause of the fire remained...

City man facing burglary charge

Police say a Findlay man has been charged with breaking into a Foraker Avenue home late Saturday and assaulting a male resident. Seth Moneer, 23, was arrested and charged with aggravated burglary, a first-degree felony. He was being held Sunday at the Hancock County jail. Police...