Marilyn Kay Oswald

Marilyn Kay Oswald, 73, of Findlay, passed away on Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at Bridge Hospice Care Center. Daughter of the late Ralph H. and Ruth A. (Binger) Reese, she was born on February 3, 1944 in Findlay, Ohio. Marilyn loved spending time with her family and her much loved...

Friday’s scoreboard

Prep Football Thursday’s Results Around Ohio Batavia 28, Lees Creek E. Clinton 7 Bethel-Tate 40, St. Bernard-Elmwood Place 0 Cols. Hamilton Twp. 21, Groveport-Madison 14 Gallatin Co., Ky. 24, Cin. Finneytown 7 Parma Normandy 34, Cle. Lincoln W. 0 S. Point 20, Boyd Co., Ky....

Many winners named in fair competition

Attendance returned to normal levels Thursday at the Hancock County Fair, after a big crowd had turned out for opening day. Ticket chairman Aaron Smith estimated Thursday’s attendance at 11,000, down slightly from the five-year average of 11,500 for the fair’s second...

Prep volleyball: Carey, Leipsic stay unbeaten

CAREY — Lawyer Stansberry was a perfect 97 of 97 setting and had a career-high 45 assists Thursday as unbeaten Carey held off Wynford 25-13, 23-25, 25-7, 25-18 in a Northern 10 Conference volleyball match. Sydney Kin had 19 kills, Hannah Zimmerman added 16 and Mckenzie Row...

Harness racing: Nisonger drives to 3 wins at fair

Jeff Nisonger drove three horses to the winner’s circle to highlight the second and final day of harness racing at the Hancock County Fair. Pierce Henry and Scott Cisco both won a pair of races on the 10-race card. Nisonger’s first victory came in race 2 as he drove...

Dustin Ray Stauffer

Dustin Ray Stauffer, 35, of Findlay, passed away Tuesday, August 29, 2017. Son of the late David and Teresa Stauffer, he was born on July 4, 1982 in Findlay, Ohio. Dustin graduated from Arlington High School. He loved spending time with his nieces and nephews and helping his...

Letters to the Editor 09-01-17

COULDN’T THE FAIR DO BETTER? I applaud Jennifer O’Conner’s concern (letter, Aug. 23) about Wednesday’s donkey races at the Hancock County Fair. I agree, racing donkeys is an exploitation of animals and cruel. Shame on the people responsible for bringing...

White House

It’s not every day one gets invited to the White House. But what if you get an invitation and you turn it down? What kind of message does that send to those in Washington, D.C., and more importantly, to those back home? Every county commissioner in Ohio was invited to the...

Prep soccer: Van Buren boys rock Tornadoes

VAN BUREN — Hunter Stone scored three goals and added an assist Thursday as Van Buren thumped Tiffin Columbian 9-2 in a nonconference boys soccer game. Thomas Piccirillo, Brady Losiewicz, Nick McCracken, James Koehler, Jacob Dutton and Nate Potteiger also scored for Van...

Carol Sue Donaldson

Carol Sue Donaldson, 65, of Findlay, passed away Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at Bridge Hospice Care Center, Bowling Green, Ohio. She was born on April 19, 1952 in Findlay, Ohio to the late Earl E. and Doris I. (Hickerson) Wilson Sr. Sue married Dallas Donaldson and he preceded her...