Tiffin Ave. crash hurts city woman

A Findlay woman was injured in a two-vehicle accident Monday evening on Tiffin Avenue. Emaline Valenti, 37, was taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital by Hanco Ambulance, according to Findlay police. Police said Kara Browne, 24, of Arcadia, was driving a 1998 Ford Taurus east on...

Farmers assessing crop damage

Challenges to crops have started early this season with too much rain and flooding. Farmers have a chance this week to appraise their crops after an extended wet period. Most of the corn in the area had a good start, being planted timely under favorable conditions in early May....

Barn destroyed by fire

VAN BUREN — A fire destroyed a barn on 10613 Allen Township 107 near the county landfill Monday afternoon, according to the Allen Township Fire Department. Allen Township, Liberty Township, and McComb fire departments all assisted at the scene. The fire was called in at...

Heart and Soul project to begin

McCOMB — The McComb area Heart & Soul project will formally kick off on July 4, project coordinator Joe Wasson announced. The two-year project to help plan the community’s future will launch at the Fourth of July festivities in McComb. Residents from the villages...

Marathon volunteers plan to mentor at-risk students

By ABBEY NICKEL STAFF WRITER Findlay City Schools and Marathon Petroleum Corp. will work together to launch a mentoring program for at-risk students in Findlay. Volunteers from Marathon will help the students “establish direction” and explore work options. At the...

Carole Bolish

UPPER SANDUSKY — A family graveside service for Carole Lynne Bolish, 56, of Indio, California and formerly of Tiffin, has been held in Oak Hill Cemetery, Upper Sandusky, with Rev. Joseph Szybka officiating. Miss Bolish died on Dec. 19, 2014 at Eisenhower Medical Center,...

Mary K. Crawford

Mary K. (Reitz) Crawford, 68, of Carey was received by our Lord on June 22, 2015. Born in Toledo, Ohio on May 14, 1947. She was the daughter of the late Charles A. and Anna T. (Rehtel) Reitz. She married Jeffery L. Crawford on September 18, 1970 in Toledo, Ohio and they divorced....

Robert Deuble

Robert L. Deuble, 64, of Findlay, died Monday at Blanchard Valley Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home.

Elmer Ellerbrock

Columbus Grove — Mass of Christian Burial for Elmer B. Ellerbrock, 85, of Columbus Grove, will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, Columbus Grove, the Rev. Tom Extejt officiating. A graveside military service at St. Anthony’s Church...

James R. ‘Pop’ Gunn

James R. “Pop” Gunn, 92, of Newark, passed away on Friday, June 19, 2015, at The Ohio State University Medical Center. He was born April 21, 1923, in Ada, Ohio, to the late Frank and Nona (Krisher) Gunn. He was a proud Army Veteran having served in WWII and the Korean...