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Doreen Metheney

BLUFFTON — Visitation for Doreen Dae Metheney, 48, of Houston, Texas, and formerly of Bluffton, will be held from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 2 at the Mennonite Memorial Home Chapel, Bluffton. Ms. Metheney died Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014. Surviving are a sister, Mrs. Cliff...

Genevieve Pever

MARYSVILLE — Genevieve S. (Kowal) Pever, 80, of Marysville, and formerly of Findlay, died Thursday at Dublin Methodist Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Ingram Funeral Home, Marysville.

Mary Janis Magers

FOSTORIA — Mary Janis Magers, 93, of Fostoria, passed away Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center in Toledo. She was born in 1920 in Fostoria to the late Victor E. and Lula M. Schuh. She married Joseph E. Magers on October 11, 1941 at St. Wendelin...

Friday calendar

TODAY Findlay Senior Center, 339 E. Melrose Ave.; fitness center open, 5 a.m.-9 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; SilverSneakers, 9-9:50 a.m. and 11-11:50 a.m.; Bible study, 9-10:30 a.m.; SilverSneakers yoga, 10-10:50 a.m.; lunch, 11:30 a.m-1 p.m.; Sequence and cards, 1-4 p.m.;...

Jerry L. Wells ‘The BP Man’

Jerry L. Wells, 67, of Findlay, passed away on Wednesday, January 8, 2014, at the Bridge Hospice Care Center. Jerry was born on May 15, 1946 in Findlay, Ohio to Theron and Mary (Price) Wells. Jerry was known as ” The BP Man”. He was employed by BP where he worked for...

Girls Basketball: State-ranked Titans race past Shawnee

By MICHAEL BURWELL Staff Writer OTTAWA — A suffocating defense and a fastbreak style of offense. That’s the heart and soul of the Ottawa-Glandorf girls basketball team, and it was on display Thursday night as the Titans crushed Lima Shawnee 73-29 in a Western Buckeye...

Girls Basketball: St. Wendelin shuts down Brickner, Calvert

BY MATT NYE For The Courier FOSTORIA — In a tight game, it comes down to who makes the most plays down the stretch. Fostoria St. Wendelin did just that in Thursday night’s 44-38 Midland Athletic League victory over Tiffin Calvert. The Mohawks held a 37-35 lead over...

Women’s College Basketball: Wuebker’s play sparks UF to win

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Margaret Wuebker didn’t hit the deciding shot in the University of Findlay’s game against Saginaw Valley State on Thursday, but her 3-point play midway through the second half provided a momentum boost that helped propel the Oilers to an...

Girls Basketball: Red Devils hold off Panthers

By TED RADICK Staff writer ARLINGTON — For 29 minutes Thursday, Arlington’s Seth Newlove was a happy basketball coach. The last several minutes, not so much. Arlington held a 16-point lead on McComb late into the fourth quarter, and weathered a late Panthers comeback...

Men’s College Basketball: Oilers slip past Saginaw Valley State

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Mark Frilling wasn’t supposed to be the hero Thursday night against Saginaw Valley State. But with the pressure rising and the University of Findlay men’s basketball team on the brink of a third consecutive loss, the senior forward took it...