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Mount Blanchard crash injures one

MOUNT BLANCHARD — A Forest woman was injured in a single-vehicle crash Thursday morning on Ohio 37 in Mount Blanchard. According to the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office, Shelba D. Webb, 77, was driving north on Ohio 37 around 10 a.m. when she slid off the road near...

Stolen tractor-trailer found near Van Buren

VAN BUREN — A semi was located west of Van Buren shortly after it was reported stolen from a North Baltimore truck stop on Thursday, the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office said. Delwara Singh parked the unlocked truck at Love’s Travel Stop, 13190 Deshler Road,...

Public Meetings

The following public meetings will be held this week in the Findlay area: TODAY Carey Council, 7 p.m., council chambers, municipal building. Arlington Council, 7 p.m., municipal building. Rawson Board of Public Affairs, 7 p.m., town hall. Hancock Soil and Water Conservation...

Search for director taking time

By JULIE CARR SMYTH ASSOCIATED PRESS COLUMBUS — Hiring a replacement for fired Ohio State University marching band director Jonathan Waters is taking longer than the school anticipated. As of the end of February, the university has overshot the time frame of four to six...

Teen movie night Tuesday at library

Teen movie night will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday in the Lindamood Room at the Findlay-Hancock County Public Library. “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day” will be shown for grades 6-12. Popcorn will be provided, and teens are...

Why are arrows painted on the roads?

Q: There are V-shaped arrows on the roads in Henry County. They seem to be random, point in all directions, and only in our county. What are they? — D.J. Parker, Deshler. A: The painted white arrows, more like wide Vs, point to small markers at section corners or,...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department Two Findlay people were involved in Friday fisticuffs in a parking lot at 316 Emma St. Fuel was filched Friday by a motorist who departed BP Oil, 800...

WITH VIDEOS: Girls Basketball: Unbeaten L-B has little trouble with Kenton

MOUNT BLANCHARD — Liberty-Benton overcame a slow start against Kenton on Saturday and had four players score in double figures as the Eagles rolled to a 63-26 win in a Division III girls basketball sectional final at Riverdale. Liberty-Benton (22-0) advances to play Lima...

Scott’s Foul Shots, Russell’s 28 Lead Ohio State Past Purdue

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Shannon Scott hit three free throws in the final 24 seconds and D’Angelo Russell scored 28 points to lead Ohio State, which rebounded from a 12-point deficit, to a 65-61 victory over Purdue on Sunday night. Sam Thompson added 14 points for the Buckeyes...

Rare Native American Pendant Found As Crew Digs Ohio Trench

CINCINNATI (AP) — A rare Native American pendant dating to the fifth century has been discovered by a crew doing utility work in southwest Ohio. The suburban Cincinnati village of Newtown and the Cincinnati Museum Center say a shell pendant called a gorget (GOR’-jit) was...