Two CG residents injured in accident

COLUMBUS GROVE — Two Columbus Grove residents were hurt in a traffic crash at 12:56 p.m. Thursday about three miles south of Columbus Grove. Karl S. Stechschulte, 81, and Blanche T. Stechschulte, 80, both of Columbus Grove, were taken to St. Rita’s Medical Center,...

Street repaving work continues

Crews will continue milling and paving work on three Findlay streets today from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., weather permitting. The following roads will be affected: Sixth Street from Amelia Avenue to Blanchard Avenue will be closed for paving. West Sandusky Street from Western Avenue to...

Two people facing drug charges

Two Findlay residents were charged with felony counts of drug trafficking in the city. Janie K. Zamora, 29, allegedly sold a counterfeit substance on Oct. 22 and less than 1 gram of heroin on Dec. 4. Prosecutors allege both sales occurred within 1,000 feet of Glenwood Middle...

Carey school groundbreaking set for July 11

CAREY — Groundbreaking for the Carey school will be held at 2 p.m. July 11 at the building site on South Vance Street. School officials had hoped to have the ceremony on June 27, Superintendent Michael Wank on Thursday said the event will be held in July. If it is raining,...

Judge overturns firing of L-B teacher

By RYAN DUNN STAFF WRITER A Liberty-Benton High School teacher, fired in 2013, must be immediately reinstated and provided two years of back pay, Hancock County Common Pleas Judge Reginald Routson has ruled. Routson said the school board did not show “good and just...

Two suspects plead insanity in arson case

By BRIAN BOHNERT FOR THE COURIER FOSTORIA — A Fostoria woman accused of setting a fire that killed two people over the Memorial Day weekend has entered a plea of not guilty by reason of insanity. Shey L. Weiker, 31, and one of her co-defendants, Charles V. Schaeffer, 44,...

Foundation hits grant milestone

By MAX FILBY STAFF WRITER The Findlay-Hancock County Community Foundation has hit the $30 million mark in grants. The philanthropic organization celebrated that milestone amount of money at its annual meeting Wednesday night at the Findlay Country Club. The foundation has been...

Survey to gauge school building views

By MAX FILBY STAFF WRITER VAN BUREN — After its May bond issue was voted down, Van Buren School District is seeking input before deciding whether another levy should appear on the November ballot. The district recently launched an online survey, asking residents to give...
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