Trailer fire reported

Mt. Cory fire fighters are responding to a report of a pop-up trailer fire at the corner of Township Road 51 and Township 41. Further details will be posted as they become available.

Church and religious events

Arlington UM ARLINGTON — The Mission Committee of the Arlington United Methodist Church will hold a benefit luncheon in its fellowship hall from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday for Allison Lutz, a 31-year-old mother of two who was diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer in...

Fraternal organization makes charitable donations

Loyal Christian Benefit Association Findlay Branch 1155 voted to distribute funds to several local charities at its March meeting. The fraternal organization raises funds by conducting bake sales and selling dishcloths. Members agreed to donate $200 to Christian Clearing House,...

Saturday calendar

TODAY Senior Center, fitness center open, 7 a.m.-7 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., Dry Haven, Fostoria; open discussion, noon, Pioneer Club;...

Hancock Saves sets annual meeting

Hancock County Saves will hold its fifth annual meeting at 4 p.m. April 8 at the Hancock County Agricultural Service Center, 7868 County Road 140. Hancock Saves is coordinated by the Ohio State University Extension, Hancock County and exists to promote and increase savings and...

Registration due for gardening fair

OTTAWA — Registration is open for the Putnam County Master Gardeners’ “Spring into Gardening” Fair from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 5 at the Putnam County Educational Service Center, 124 Putnam Parkway, Ottawa. Class sessions will include “Landscaping...

Basket weaving class offered

A basket weaving class will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. March 29 at the Findlay-Hancock County Public Library. Teresa Margraff will teach participants how to make a keepsake basket that can be made with or without a handle. Registration is required by Wednesday by...

UF baseball: Malone sweeps Oilers

MOUNT VERNON — Joe Sickler drew a bases-loaded walk in the bottom of the seventh inning, but Malone reliever Branden Carey got out of the jam to protect a 4-3 win and complete the Pioneers’ doubleheader sweep of the University of Findlay baseball team on Friday....

Prep sports: Baseball, softball info sought

Area prep baseball and softball coaches are asked to return their preseason analysis forms to The Courier sports department as soon as possible. Forms were mailed and faxed to each of the 31 schools in The Courier’s circulation area. Coaches can return their team’s...

Area colleges: Breitigam 14th in final event at NCAAs

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Ohio Northern’s Jordan Breitigam finished 14th in the 200-yard butterfly on Friday at the 2014 NCAA Division III men’s swimming and diving championships in Indianapolis. Breitigam’s time of 1:50.37 in the “B” consolation...