College basketball: Heagen, UF men roll at Ashland

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER ASHLAND — Jake Heagen never lacks intensity or the ability to play with all-out effort. He knew he was going to need both on Thursday night as the University of Findlay men’s basketball team faced a daunting task on the road against rival...

Judith Krupp

FOSTORIA — A memorial for Judith (Judy) Anne Krupp, 75, of Fostoria, will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria, the Rev. Larry Knigga officiating. Visitation will be held two hours prior to the service Sunday at the funeral home. Ms. Krupp...

Vacation of roads approved

Three abandoned roadways were vacated by the Hancock County commissioners at their Thursday meeting. Fernwood Drive in the Beechwood Second Addition, Marion Township, was vacated at the request of the township trustees. Under state law, the township loses all rights to a road,...

James R. Hutton

James R. Hutton, 78, of Findlay, passed away at 9:55 p.m. on Wednesday, February 12, 2014 at the Blanchard Valley Hospital. He was born on October 19, 1935 to the late Edward and Hazel (Casteel) Hutton. On July 8, 2007 he married Diane M. Ward and she survives. Jim is also...

Edith Worline

DUPONT — A funeral for Edith M. “Edie” Worline, 73, of Dupont, will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Auglaize Chapel Church of God, Oakwood, the Revs. Gene Worline Jr. and Stan Harman officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, Dupont. Visitation will be held...

Brigitte Dockery

Brigitte I. Dockery, 67, of Findlay, died Thursday at Blanchard Valley Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Hufford Family Funeral Home.

James C. Baughman

BELLEVUE, Ky. — James C. Baughman, 68, of Bellevue, KY and formerly of Findlay, died at 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, February 9, 2014. He was born in Findlay on November 15, 1945 to the late James Allen and Virginia D. (Ricketts) Baughman. James was a registered nurse. He is...

Prep swimming: Elmwood’s lone swimmer aiming for state meet

By SCOTT COTTOS For The Courier BOWLING GREEN — For some swimmers, the idea of a 500-yard race is far more taxing mentally than it would actually be physically. Once Savannah Naugle-Baker freed her mind of that barrier, she was able to find success in the lengthiest...

Girls basketball: Arcadia’s Cramer reaches 1,000 points

McGUFFEY — Arcadia’s Courtney Cramer reached a career milestone on Thursday, but the Redskins never overcame a 3-point second quarter and dropped a 46-40 decision to Upper Scioto Valley in a nonleague girls basketball matchup. A 5-foot-6 senior wing, Cramer scored 11...

Girls basketball: Diller lifts Grove past Ada, 44-43

By MICHAEL BURWELL Staff Writer COLUMBUS GROVE — The final play went exactly as Columbus Grove girls basketball head coach Brian Schroeder drew it up. And for the Bulldogs, it was a sophomore who came through on Senior Night. Trailing 43-42 with 1.3 seconds left against...