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Senior Center to host dance Friday
The Hancock County Agency on Aging will host a dance, featuring the East of Cheyenne Band, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Friday at the Senior Center, 339 E. Melrose Ave. The dance is open to the public; admission is $5 at the door.
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Unemployment rises in January for Hancock, neighboring counties
Hancock County's unemployment rate rose to 5.7 percent in January from 5.2 percent a month earlier as holiday season jobs ended, the state reported.
Library plans pie-baking contest
A Southern pie-baking contest will be held from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. March 18 in the Findlay-Hancock County Public Library's Lindamood Room.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Officials: Traffic plan expected to evolve
By JOY BROWN STAFF WRITER Downtown Findlay's proposed traffic plan, forged by professional firms and a community committee, is expected to evolve with community input, officials said Monday.
Hancock Structural Steel receives grant
The $14,000 grant will allow the company, which manufactures structural steel for the building industry, to bring three-phase power to their existing facility at 813 E. Bigelow Ave. "The Rate Stabilization Grant Program was designed with partnerships in mind.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Grandfather turns grief into anti-drug crusade
With tools such as medication-assisted treatment and recovery coaching, Tony Grotrian hopes fewer people like his grandson will be lost to heroin.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Columbus Grove woman injured in rollover crash
Amy Banal, 42, was driving her 2005 Ford Escape at 11:05 a.m. on Ohio 12, just east of Hancock 16 in Blanchard Township, according to Hancock County Sheriff's Office Deputy Tamara House.
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Jail inmates to keep 3 meals a day under new standards
It's back to three meals a day - except on weekends - for 20,000 inmates in Ohio jails.
Merger talks, Findlay recognition
The on, then off, discussions between Findlay and Hancock County officials about combining health departments appear to be on again.
Kick-off meeting set Sunday for Backyard Mission Trip
The 2014 Backyard Mission Trip's community-wide kick-off meeting will be held from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday at Winebrenner Seminary, 950 N. Main St. Sponsored by the Findlay Ministerial Association, the second annual event is scheduled April 26. Organizers this year hope to bring together more than 2,000 volunteers to help with more than 200 ... (more)
Thu Mar 06, 2014
U.S. 224 bridge project starting
Findlay's U.S. 224 bridge over Interstate 75 will be closed to traffic from 9 p.m. today until 6 a.m. Monday as workers demolish the southern half of the bridge, the Ohio Department of Transportation reports.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Training set for Read for Life volunteer tutors
Read for Life will hold volunteer tutor training from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. March 21 in the Lindamood Room at the Findlay-Hancock County Public Library.
Flood study in Army Corpsa budget
By DENISE GRANT Staff Writer Count the Blanchard River Flood Mitigation Study among the Army Corps of Engineers' $4.8 billion in funded projects this year.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
County man indicted on four rape charges
By RYAN DUNN staff writer A Rawson man charged with raping a young girl was among those indicted by a Hancock County grand jury on Tuesday.
Council considers Lye Creek project
By JOY BROWN STAFF WRITER Findlay City Council today will consider legislation that, if passed, would endorse a plan to create a "riparian corridor" along Lye Creek.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Retired judge dies at age 105
RETIRED JUDGE JOE Moorhead enjoys a laugh with Probate Court Judge Allan Davis. Moorhead, who died Saturday, spent more than 35 years in public service before retiring as Hancock County Common Pleas Court judge in 1976.
Arrests made in December Verizon Wireless store robbery
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine has charged a group of Dayton adults in connection with a series of cellphone retailer robberies that included a Findlay store.
Fatal accident in Fremont
A driver rear-ended an ODOT truck and was killed in the accident. It happened Sunday just before 9:00 P.M. near the Fremont overpass.
ODOT crews get break after preparing for worst
Findlay expected up to six inches of snow on Sunday, and ODOT crews in Hancock County were fully prepared, but they ended up being been sent home early.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Local pilot offers heavenly help
Charlie Poll, a Perrysburg resident who flies patients who need specialized treatment at distant hospitals at his own expense, has been honored six times as Ohio Angel Flight Pilot of the Year.