Work planned today on Lima Street

The westbound lane of Lima Street between Lima Avenue and South Main Street will be closed between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. today while a waterline is installed as part of the city’s Main Street alley reconstruction project. Motorists are being advised to avoid Lima Street.

College basketball: Paris named head coach at Chattanooga

Findlay native Lamont Paris has been named the head basketball coach of Chattanooga, according to a release from the school on Sunday. Paris spent the past seven seasons as an assistant coach at Wisconsin, including the Badgers’ national runner-up season in 2014-15 when...

Woman carrying knife robs KeyBank branch

Findlay police are looking for a woman who robbed KeyBank’s Tiffin Avenue branch on Monday. According to police, an unidentified black female entered the KeyBank at 1920 Tiffin Ave. at 1:59 p.m., brandished a large knife, and robbed the bank of an undetermined amount of...

Prep softball: Findlay High routs BG in opener

BOWLING GREEN — It was worth the wait for Findlay High School’s softball team. After rain washed out last week’s slate of games, the Trojans started their season with a win, using a 10-run second inning to roll past Bowling Green 14-1 Monday in a nonleague game....

Prep baseball: Abbott fans 9 as McComb tops VB

VAN BUREN — Malachi Abbott pitched a complete game with nine strikeouts Monday as McComb defeated Van Buren 6-2 in a Blanchard Valley Conference baseball game. Caden Schroeder tripled and knocked in a pair of runs for McComb (4-0, 2-0 BVC). Graham LaRue, Ryan Wenzinger,...

Letters to the Editor 04-04-17

NO REGARD FOR PUBLIC SAFETY A recent incident demonstrated to me that when it comes to performing their duties, some city employees have no regard for public safety. On March 28, I was driving on North Main Street when at 3:32 a.m. I approached the vicinity of Fire Station No. 2....

Tuesday’s scoreboard

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL American League East Division W L Pct GB Tampa Bay 1 0 1.000 — Baltimore 1 0 1.000 — Boston 1 0 1.000 — Toronto 0 1 .000 1 New York 0 1 .000 1 Central Division W L Pct GB Cleveland 1 0 1.000 — Minnesota 1 0 1.000 — Kansas City 0...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department Five people were arrested for underage consumption of alcohol after police were dispatched to a loud party Sunday at 503 N. Cory St. A South Main...

Peace Lecture set for today

BLUFFTON — Ann Hostetler, a professor of English at Goshen College in Indiana, will give a lecture today on “Conflict and Creativity: Shunning and its Legacy in Amish and Mennonite Communities,” as the 2017 C. Henry Smith Peace Lecture at Bluffton University....

NetAdvantage topic of program

Findlay-Hancock County Public Library will host a program on Standard & Poor’s NetAdvantage from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday in the Lindamood Room. Dan Sovocool, from S&P Global, will show participants features and recent changes of NetAdvantage. NetAdvantage contains...