‘Skywarn’ training Monday

Meteorologist Gary Garnett of the National Weather Service will conduct “Skywarn” training at 6:30 p.m. Monday at Whirlpool Corp., 4901 N. Main St. The training will last about two hours. Pre-registration is not required. Skywarn participants are volunteers who relay...

NB quilters to meet Tuesday

NORTH BALTIMORE — The Crossroads Quilters will meet at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. James United Methodist Church, 201 S. Second St., North Baltimore. Quilters will be working on their own projects or the club’s outreach projects. Anyone interested in quilting is welcome...

Saturday calendar

TODAY Senior Center, 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., Dry Haven, Fostoria; open...

Libraries plan Easter celebrations

The Putnam County District Library will host Easter celebrations at all of its library locations in April. Activities will include crafts, games and pictures with the Easter Bunny. The free program is sponsored by the Friends of the Putnam County Library. The schedule is:...

Saturday’s scoreboard

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL American League East Division W L Pct GB Tampa Bay 3 2 .600 — Boston 2 2 .500 ½ New York 2 2 .500 ½ Toronto 2 3 .400 1 Baltimore 1 3 .250 1½ Central Division W L Pct GB Detroit 3 0 1.000 — Cleveland 3 1 .750 ½ Chicago 2 2 .500 1½ Kansas City 1 2...

Ohio State basketball: Craft named NABC defensive player of year

COLUMBUS — Ohio State senior guard Aaron Craft, a Liberty-Benton graduate, was named the defensive player of the year in men’s college basketball on Friday by the National Association of Basketball Coaches. Craft, earlier named the Big Ten Conference Defensive Player...

Information on Holy Week, Easter services due Wednesday

The Courier will publish a list­ing of area church services and activities for Holy Week and Eas­ter April 12. Congregations wishing to be included must sub­mit information regarding serv­ices, in writing, to the newspaper by noon Wednesday. Information should be sent to The...

UF organizations to sponsor Take Back the Night Thursday

The University of Findlay’s Phi Alpha honor society and Phi Sigma Sigma sorority will host the second annual Take Back the Night event Thursday in the university’s Alumni Memorial Union. Mike Pistorino, of Cleveland, a survivor of childhood sexual abuse, will speak at...

Lola Carey

Visitation will be held one hour (2 p.m. to 3 p.m.) prior to the funeral Sunday at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home. Her obituary was published in the Friday, April 4, 2014, edition of The Courier.

Scholar athletes: Northwest Conference honors 89

Eighty-nine area athletes were named Northwest Conference scholar athletes for the 2013-14 winter sports season in awards released by the league Friday. Scholar athletes are determined by each school based on the criteria of an athlete being a letter winner with at least a 3.0...