Clinton Spradlin

CAREY — Clinton Spradlin, 92, of Carey, died at 10:14 p.m. on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at the Bridge Hospice Care Center in Findlay. Born October 14, 1921 in Ivyton, KY, he was the son of the late James and Polly (Fletcher) Spradlin. He married Ethel M. Patrick on December...

Pay to play?

In recent weeks, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine has come under fire for how his office awards contracts for outside legal work. David Pepper, a Democrat who is seeking DeWine’s job this November, has accused DeWine, a Republican, of engaging in a pay-to-play scheme in...

Letters to the Editor 7-26-14

Letters from camp Editor’s note: Below are more selected letters submitted by Boy Scouts during summer camp at Camp Berry. I think people from South America sneaking through the border is one of our nation’s biggest problems. Many of these people are less than 15...

Recent ruling doesn’t doom Affordable Care Act

Chris Oaks spoke with Trey Daly, state director for Enroll America in Ohio. Q: You are among those crying foul at the (District of Columbia) Circuit Court’s ruling this week that insurance policies purchased through the federally-run health care exchange are not eligible...

Two vacant homes damaged by fire

OTTAWA — Two vacant houses, owned by the village and scheduled to be demolished, were each damaged by fire early Friday morning. The fires “are suspicious” and are being investigated by the state fire marshal’s office, according to a news release from...

Findlay man hurt in Friday accident

A Findlay man was injured in a two-vehicle accident at the intersection of Tiffin Avenue and Carnahan Avenue at 4:38 p.m. Friday. Cody Roddy, 20, was westbound on Tiffin Avenue in his 2002 Saturn when he collided with a car driven by Michael Benedict, 33, of Findlay. Benedict was...

Jack Lee Greeno

Jack Lee Greeno, 79, of Findlay, passed away early Thursday morning, July 24, 2014 at Blanchard Valley Regional Health Center. He was born December 1, 1934 in Lima, Ohio to the late Dorsey D. and Arbula Delena “Billie” (Shepherd) Greeno. He married Marilyn J. Herman...

Lorene T. Pratt

Lorene T. Pratt, 82, of Findlay, passed away on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at Birchaven Village. She was born on March 8, 1932 in Harlan County, KY to the late McCoy and Alice (Robbins) Thompson. Lorene married Raymond L. Pratt and they shared 54 ½ years together. Lorene is survived...

Adopt-A-Tree applications available

Findlay’s annual Adopt-A-Tree program has applications available for fall planting. Designed to reforest particular parts of the city and keep Findlay attractive and shaded, city residents are eligible to “adopt” trees for $25 each and plant them in pre-approved...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department Domestic incidents were reported on Portz Avenue and South Blanchard Street Thursday. Outstanding warrants were served Thursday on North Cory Street,...