111 seniors graduating Sunday at Liberty-Benton

Liberty-Benton High School will graduate 111 seniors when it holds commencement at 2 p.m. Sunday in the high school gymnasium. Valedictorians are Kevin A. Bartchlett, McKenna L. Dire, Alexander E. Doone, Andi L. Garver, Brett M. Geise, Derek N. Gupta, Thomas D. Koizumi, Ethan R....

Crash injures motorcyclist

ARLINGTON — An Ada motorcyclist was injured in a three-vehicle crash Friday afternoon on U.S. 68 at Madison Township 152, just south of Arlington, the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office reported. Larry Guyton, 45, was transported by emergency personnel to Blanchard...

Cooper Tire names marketing vice president

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. has named Bryan Hesse as vice president of marketing for North America Tire Operations. In his new role, Hesse is responsible for all aspects of Cooper’s marketing programs in the United States and Canada, including branding, product management,...

No newspaper on Monday

The Courier won’t be published on Monday, in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. All newspaper offices will be closed Monday except the newsroom. Other Courier offices will resume operations at 8 a.m. Tuesday. During the holiday, Courier subscribers who have a question...

Mandel criticizes Findlay auditor over ‘checkbook’

By MAX FILBY STAFF WRITER State Treasurer Josh Mandel criticized Findlay Auditor Jim Staschiak on Thursday for “blocking” the city from joining the state’s “open checkbook” website. Mandel made the comments while in Findlay to announce that Hancock...

Hancock County, Fostoria join financial website

By MAX FILBY STAFF WRITER Hancock County became the third county in northwestern Ohio and the 18th county in the state to join OhioCheckbook.com on Thursday. State Treasurer Josh Mandel joined Hancock County Auditor Charity Rauschenberg at the Hancock County commissioners’...

Fostoria placed in fiscal emergency

By BRIAN BOHNERT FOR THE COURIER FOSTORIA — A substantial deficit in Fostoria’s general fund is prompting the state to place Fostoria in a state of fiscal emergency. Calling it a “painful moment in Fostoria history,” Mayor Eric Keckler announced Wednesday...

Report of suspicious men investigated

By DANAE KING STAFF WRITER The Hancock County Sheriff’s Office has stepped up patrols of a Findlay neighborhood after men were seen videotaping children getting off a school bus on Wednesday. Deputy Kreg Sheets said the incident is still under investigation and the...
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