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On Deck: UF hoops tips off big Saturday of local sports

College basketball and myriad of prep sports are on tap today and we’ll have all of the action covered for you today here at The Courier. The University of Findlay basketball teams are in action in a men’s and women’s doubleheader today at Lake Erie College beginning at 1 p.m....

Bereavement workshop rescheduled

Due to many area schools being in session on President’s Day, the Bridge Creative Expressions workshop for children planned for Monday has been rescheduled. The workshop will now be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 8 in the Marathon Auditorium at Blanchard Valley Hospital....

Church and religious events

Ebenezer Mennonite BLUFFTON — Ebenezer Mennonite Church, 8905 Columbus Grove Road, Bluffton, will host the Power Team in February and March. Performances will be given at 7 p.m. Feb. 26, 27, 28 and March 1; and at 4 p.m. March 2. The church will also sponsor a visit by the...

Saturday’s scoreboard

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL Friday’s Results Blanchard Valley Conference Arlington 75, Hardin Northern 26 Cory-Rawson 43, Vanlue 24 Liberty-Benton 83, Leipsic 30 McComb 72, Arcadia 41 Van Buren 68, Pandora-Gilboa 54 Three Rivers Athletic Conference Findlay 68, Toledo Whitmer 64,...

Saturday’s calendar

TODAY Findlay Senior Center, 339 E. Melrose Ave.; fitness center open, 7 a.m.-7 p.m.; Young at Heart, 5-9 p.m. Alcoholics Anonymous, closed book, 7:30 a.m., Pioneer Club; women’s New Beginnings open discussion, 10 a.m., Pioneer Club; Big Book open discussion, 10:30 a.m.,...

Hospitals receive recognition

The International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners and International Lactation Consultant Association have recognized Blanchard Valley Hospital and Bluffton Hospital for excellence in lactation care. The hospitals have received the IBCLC Care Award in recognition for...

Free mammograms offered

Blanchard Valley Hospital’s Woman Wise Mammography will offer free screening mammograms Friday at Blanchard Valley Hospital’s EasternWoods Outpatient Center, 15900 Medical Drive South, as part of the Hancock County Mammography Screening Initiative. Appointments will...

Girls Basketball: Carey finishes perfect MAL season

CAREY — Sydney Wentling hit four 3-pointers and poured in 16 points and Carey dominated the first half of a 71-44 win Thursday over Fremont St. Joseph in Midland Athletic League girls basketball action. Makenzie Wentling connected on three 3-pointers and added 11 points and...