Arcadia village park struck by vandals

ARCADIA — The Arcadia Lions Club is offering a $500 reward for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for vandalism that occurred Sunday night at the village’s community park. Small trees were destroyed and flowers ripped out of the...

Carey considers technology plan

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER CAREY — The Carey school administration will meet with Nick Rider, the district’s new technology coordinator, later this month to develop a plan for staff and students to have access to devices such as laptops, notebooks or iPads. “It...

Dollar General robbed at gunpoint

BETTSVILLE — Seneca County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a report of an armed robbery at Bettsville’s Dollar General store late Monday morning. According to Sheriff William Eckelberry, a lone male allegedly entered the store, located at 3939 Ohio 12, shortly...

Fire destroys mobile home

FOSTORIA — An early Monday morning blaze damaged a mobile home in the 800 block of Woodward Avenue. According to Fostoria’s Interim Fire Chief Warren Digby, the fire at lot 64 in Williams’ Trailer Park was reported at 1:11 a.m. by witnesses who noticed that a...

HPD parks ready for summer

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER There are a variety of activities and outdoor opportunities available in Findlay and Hancock County for residents and visitors who want to stay close to home, attend free or inexpensive programs, and experience events, hikes and entertainment during the...

Arlington school officials OK all-day kindergarten

By MAX FILBY STAFF WRITER Beginning this fall, Arlington kindergarten students will be going to school all day. The change comes as the district tries to better compete with other districts and as the state increases curriculum requirements for kindergarten classes,...

Weekly road report released

The Ohio Department of Transportation has issued its weekly report about construction and maintenance work on state highways in area counties: HANCOCK COUNTY The U.S. 224 interchange with Interstate 75 is being reconstructed. The project began in February and is expected to be...

Six people hurt in one-car crash

Six people were injured in a one-vehicle accident Saturday morning, according to the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office. The sheriff’s office reported at 11:27 a.m. Jerica Henry, 19, of the Bloomdale area, was driving a 1995 Toyota Camry southbound on Township Road 229...
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