County fair schedule for 2014

The Hancock County Fair schedule for 2014 is as follows: WEDNESDAY Senior citizens and veterans day: $2 admission for adults 60 and over, and veterans. Gospel pavilion open through the day. 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. — Gates open for livestock. 8 a.m. — Junior Fair horse show,...

Fair keeping ticket prices for admission same as 2013

There will be no increase in ticket prices this year for the Hancock County Fair. The fair board has tried to maintain ticket prices, in order to encourage families and visitors to attend the celebration that runs from Wednesday through Labor Day. “I don’t think...

Junior Fair livestock entries surpass 2,000

The Hancock County Junior Fair will continue its tradition of encouraging young people to get involved. The 2014 Junior Fair will see the most entries ever in its livestock contests, with more than 2,000 entries. “The contest is still our biggest thing,” said Betsey...

Arson suspect ruled competent

FOSTORIA — The last of three suspects in a fatal Fostoria arson fire is set to stand trial Oct. 27 in Seneca County Common Pleas Court. Charles V. Schaeffer, 44, of Fostoria, was found competent to stand trial on Friday. He had pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity to...

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: ALLEN COUNTY • Interstate 75 reconstruction project: For the most recent information concerning the Interstate 75...

Public Meetings

The following public meetings will be held this week in the Findlay area: MONDAY McComb Council, 6:30 p.m., municipal building. Vanlue Council, 7 p.m., town hall. Hancock County Board of Developmental Disabilities, 5:30 p.m., Blanchard Valley School cafeteria. Riverdale school...

Fostoria arson suspect ruled competent for trial

FOSTORIA — The last of three suspects in a fatal Fostoria arson fire is set to stand trial Oct. 27 in Seneca County Common Pleas Court. Charles V. Schaeffer, 44, of Fostoria, was found competent to stand trial on Friday. He had pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity to...

Weekend: Emokpae opens ‘Music Bach’s’ series at UF

The community is invited to hear accomplished singer-songwriter and guitarist Nelson Emokpae on Friday, Aug. 29 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the University of Findlay’s Alumni Memorial Union atrium. Performing as part of the university’s “Music...
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