All posts by Kelsey Nevius

Blanchard Valley Center Provides Resources for All Ages

Blanchard Valley Center, operated by the Hancock County Board of Developmental Disabilities, provides resources to youth and adults of all ages so they can live long, meaningful and happy lives. They strongly believe that empowering people with developmental disabilities by means of support, advocacy and knowledge are key to giving them the tools they need

Local Tween Twirling her Way to the Top

Exceptional people with amazing stories and abilities abound within our community, but there are none as inspirational as the stories of young men and women who have the drive, passion and determination to achieve their dreams. Marie Kershaw is one of those stories, a local tween whose passion and hard work has elevated her baton

New Hancock Hotel to have a Mancy’s Steakhouse

The newest addition to Findlay’s downtown, Marathon Petroleum Company’s Hancock Hotel, is an eagerly awaited addition to the area. With the opening of the hotel, a new Mancy’s Steakhouse Restaurant will debut as well. This will be the first Mancy’s Group restaurant outside of the Toledo area and will feature a fine dining experience. The

UF’s Ayane Hida Spreads Knowledge and Joy

Japanese native, Ayane Hida, always had a dream of teaching in the United States. When the opportunity arose, Ayane seized it, and she was assigned to the Mazza Museum to work with Ben Sapp, Director of the Mazza as the JOI (Japan Outreach Initiative) Coordinator. Ayane couldn’t have been happier (or more well-received) than at

Kawasaki Disease: An Unknown You Should Know About

When Heagan Sparling’s son, Sawyer, spiked a fever that lasted for days, she knew something was wrong. After a trip to the doctor’s office Sawyer was diagnosed with a rare and serious illness that few know of: Kawasaki Disease. While this disease often is misdiagnosed, it is the leading heart disease in children.  Left untreated