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Anonymous donation to go to school supplies

By ERIC SCHAADT Staff Writer NORTH BALTIMORE — An anonymous donor again will pay the tab for some school supplies for North Baltimore elementary students next school year, the district school board heard Tuesday. It will be the sixth consecutive year that this donor will...

Honoring those who ‘didn’t come home’

Memorial Day is for those who “didn’t come home.” Retired Findlay Police Chief Dan Routzon spoke to an audience of about 250 Monday about what the holiday means to him and the people it honors. Routzon recalled the Vietnam War and how some of his friends were...

Patrol called to fatal crash

VANLUE — The Findlay post of the State Highway Patrol was investigating the report of a fatal accident Monday night on Ohio 15, east of the Vanlue exit. The rollover accident was reported at 5:50 p.m. Two people were reportedly transported from the scene by LifeFlight...

Neighbors alert residents to fire

By ERIC SCHAADT STAFF WRITER VANLUE — Fire officials are crediting two Biglick Township brothers for rescuing their neighbors from a blaze that heavily damaged a home and small storage shed at 2:37 a.m. Monday. The fire started in a detached storage area and then spread to...

Five people hurt in crash Sunday

Five people were injured in a two-vehicle accident Monday night in the 2100 block of Tiffin Avenue. According to Findlay police, Phillip Allen, 27, of McComb, was eastbound on Tiffin Avenue at 6:21 p.m. when he attempted to turn left toward the Meijer store parking lot and pulled...

Two teens injured in rural accident

BLUFFTON — Two teenagers were injured when their car rolled over after swerving to avoid a deer Monday night. The Hancock County Sheriff’s Office reported a 2008 Pontiac driven by Ivy Benroth, 17, of Mount Cory, was driving north in the 16000 block of Hancock County...

Barn near Carey damaged by fire

CAREY — Fire damaged a barn at 11711 Crawford Township 29 near Carey at 10:21 a.m. Sunday, the Wyandot County Sheriff’s Office reported. Tractors and other equipment were inside the structure, which is owned by John Hickle. The homeowners were not at the property at...

Weekly road report released

The following is the weekly report about construction and maintenance work on state highways in the region, provided by the Ohio Department of Transportation: HANCOCK COUNTY • On Interstate 75 in Wood and Hancock counties, single-lane restrictions are possible on I-75 between the...
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