Local woman in critical condition after truck plows into backyard

Friends and family are requesting prayers for Nikki L. Puchta who was struck by flying debris last evening after a semi truck plowed into her garage and a fence. Puchta is reported to be in critical condition.

Click here to read today’s article from The Courier.

Viewer shared photos. Posted by Jamie Cooper Bracy via Facebook 6/27/14.

 

Movie Ticket Contest-ENTER NOW!

WIN TICKETS TO FARMLAND THE MOVIE!!!

Showing one night only on May 27th, 7:00 pm at Carmike Cinemas in Findlay.

Award winning director James Moll has created an amazing documentary that focuses on the lives of young ranchers and farmers who are responsible for growing the food that we eat.  Farmland is coming to Findlay and YOU have a chance to win 2 FREE tickets to see the show (4 tickets available – 2 winners).

Follow these links to read more on what the documentary is really about.
WEBSITE: http://www.farmlandfilm.com/
FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/farmlandfilm

 

For your chance to win…..

Using Facebook comments below, answer the following question: “Instead of replanting grass what would be the University of Findlay’s best ‘cash crop’ option?”

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Two winners will be selected to receive a set of tickets. Tickets are non transferable and cannot be redeemed for cash or other prizes. Contest ends May 19th at 5:00 PM. Employees of The Findlay Publishing Company are not eligible to win.

Mural Taking Shape

muralOscar Velasquez of Macedonia paints a new mural over an old one Friday on the side of First Federal Bank in downtown Findlay. The University of Findlay is in charge of the project. The mural will feature images of the university’s Old Main building, students, and areas of the city such as the Hancock County Courthouse. The concept behind the mural is to show the relationship between the city and university. The new artwork is replacing a mural from Findlay’s bicentennial celebration. Velasquez has painted nearly 30 murals in the area. He said he hopes to finish this one by the end of June. (Photo by Randy Roberts)

The Children's Museum of Findlay Looking for Volunteers

The Children’s Museum of Findlay is looking for volunteers help with the build out the musuem and for the future volunteering at the museum when it is opens. If you are interested in becoming a part of this wonderful organization, visit their website.

Also, they  will be hosting host a Soap Box Car race in the parking lot of the Findlay Village Mall on June 28th at 10am. To see all of the details, visit our events page.

 

Riverdale Soundsation

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Riverdale Soundsation, the competition show choir from Riverdale High School, will be presenting their end-of-the-year performance at the Russell E. Willeke Auditorium in the Central Office Building at the Riverdale Local Schools Campus on May 9th and 10th at 7 pm. Tickets will be sold at the door for $6.00 for all adults and $4.00 for all students/senior citizens. Students will be performing individual and group acts, along with their award-winning competition show and a brand-new Cabaret show.

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes

shoeWalk A Mile In Her Shoes, the International Men’s March To Stop Rape, Sexual Assault & Gender Violence is this Saturday and will consist of our local men and boys who are taking a stand against violence by walking one mile wearing high heels. Check out the full event here.