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Power outages hit southern Hancock County

Nearly 2,000 electric customers lost power overnight in southern Hancock County. American Electric Power and Hancock-Wood Electric Cooperative...

Sheriff plans extra patrols during prom season

The Hancock County Sheriff’s Office says it will have extra deputies on patrol during upcoming weekends, as prom activities are held at area high...

Hite’s campaign spending dwarfs opponents

The campaign spending of state Sen. Cliff Hite, R-Findlay, on the May 6 Republican primary election dwarfs that of both his challengers. Hite is...

Miss. governor signs bill that includes $20 million for Cooper in Tupelo

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi could borrow $20 million to help Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. update its factory in Tupelo, Miss. The Northeast...

Van Buren man killed in early morning crash

A one-car crash killed a Van Buren man early this morning. The Hancock County Sheriff’s Office says 22-year-old Justin Potteiger lost his...

Rollover accident temporarily closes part of I-75

VAN BUREN —  Thousand of pounds of steel coil rolled into Rocky Ford Creek along Interstate 75 between Van Buren and North Baltimore after a...

Findlay superintendent going to Allen County

Findlay Schools Superintendent Dean Wittwer has accepted a two-year contract to become superintendent of the Allen County Educational Service...

Unemployment rates drop in Hancock, Seneca, neighboring counties

Hancock County’s unemployment rate dropped to 4.7 percent in March from 5.2 percent in February, the state reported. Seneca County’s...

Highway patrol seizes pills during Findlay traffic stop

Nearly $4,700 worth of prescription drugs were seized and two Michigan residents arrested during a traffic stop in Findlay on Saturday evening,...

Camp Fire Northwest Ohio appoints new leader

Patty Coffman has been hired as the next chief executive officer of Camp Fire Northwest Ohio, starting May 1. Coffman, of McComb, has been a part...

Derek Kidwell on board agenda to be Fostoria football coach

FOSTORIA — It looks like Derek Kidwell may be coming home. The former Fostoria star quarterback is on the Fostoria Community Schools school board...

Marathon workers happiest in nation, Business Insider says

Marathon Petroleum has the most satisfied workers in the U.S., reported Business Insider, in New York, on Thursday. Marathon Petroleum was...