Fostoria nun a friend to ‘people on the move’

By JEANNIE WILEY WOLF Staff Writer FOSTORIA — For Sister Elizabeth “Liz” Maria Garcia, helping migrant workers is a mission close to her heart. She is the Seneca County coordinator of En Camino, a ministry to Spanish-speaking people who are migrant farm workers...

Church and religious events

First Baptist First Baptist Church, 1635 Fostoria Ave., will host its Kids’ Club from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. every Wednesday in July. All children from kindergarten to sixth grade are invited to attend. Sessions will include singing, games, storytime and a discussion about...

Findlay woman competing on ‘American Ninja Warrior’

Amber Holbrook, of Findlay, was one of 106 contestants chosen to participate in the Pittsburgh competition for the American Ninja Warrior competition. Over 50,000 people applied for the competition, with approximately 700 chosen to compete in regional trials throughout the...

Road to Recovery training set

A training for new drivers for the American Cancer Society’s Road to Recovery program will be held from 1- 3 p.m. Tuesday at the Family Center, 1800 N. Blanchard St. Drivers who volunteer for the program help cancer patients by providing free rides to and from medical...

New support program started for heroin addicts

A new 12-step program for heroin addicts will begin meeting Friday. Heroin Anonymous will meet at 5:30 p.m. every Friday at Focus on Friends, 509 W. Trenton Ave. “Dusty W.,” one of the group’s facilitators, said meetings will run in the same format as Alcoholics...

Volunteer sent to Texas to aid with disaster relief

American Red Cross volunteer Holly Blaine, of Findlay, deployed to Texas Thursday to assist in the Red Cross relief efforts following recent severe weather. Blaine will serve as a casework service associate in Houston, joining five other volunteers from the Ohio Buckeye Region...

Motorcycle run postponed until August

The Jolene Mintey Motorcycle Run for breast cancer awareness scheduled today has been postponed due to anticipated bad weather. The sixth annual event has been rescheduled for Aug. 8. The run begins at the Moose Lodge, 1028 W. Main Cross St. Registration will be open from 9 a.m....

Author to visit library

PANDORA — Pandora author Lloyd Harnishfeger will visit the Pandora branch library at 6 p.m. July 13. The author of 10 books and numerous articles, Harnishfeger is a retired public school teacher who collects and studies the artifacts of early Americans, including many found...
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