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Reading intervention stressed

By MICHAEL BURWELL STAFF WRITER Findlay City Schools will continue to put an emphasis on helping students who are having trouble learning to read, district officials said Monday. At its regular meeting, the school board heard from each principal in the school district about ways...

Board OKs upgrades to building project

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER CAREY — Carey school board approved a resolution Monday to spend about $950,000 on upgraded items not included in the contract for construction of the new pre-kindergarten through senior high school building. Longer-lasting diode lights,...

Two killed in Sunday crash

UPPER SANDUSKY — Two passengers are dead after a single-vehicle crash in Wyandot County. Passengers Elizabeth M. Shelton, 26, of Bucyrus, and Andrew M. Bloomfield, 27, of Galion, died after being ejected from a vehicle at about 3:45 p.m. Sunday, according to the Wyandot...

Village to assess condition of sewage treatment plant

By ERIC SCHAADT Staff Writer McCOMB — The condition of the village’s wastewater treatment plant will be assessed, Village Council was told Monday. Kirk Brothers of Alvada will be asked to determine what should be fixed at the sewage plant. Recently, sludge was removed...

Members of Brewer family led Cooper Tire for 36 years

EDITOR’S NOTE: Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. this year is marking its 100th anniversary. In the second part of a four-part series, Courier business reporter Lou Wilin takes a close look at the company’s successes and struggles over the years. Cooper executives declined to be...

Wyandot County prosecutor’s death under investigation

UPPER SANDUSKY — The Upper Sandusky Police Department is investigating the apparent suicide of the Wyandot County Prosecutor Jonathan K. Miller Sunday morning. According to a police department news release, Miller, 57, of Upper Sandusky, was found dead, and his death was...

Agency on aging levy on Nov. 4 ballot

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER UPPER SANDUSKY — Wyandot County voters are being asked to renew a 0.4-mill, five-year levy for the county Council on Aging. There are several other issues on the Nov. 4 ballot, including renewal levies for Mohawk Community Library and the...

State releases weekly road report

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 The U.S. 224 interchange with Interstate 75 is currently being reconstructed. The project began in...
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