College sports: UF’s Schambs wins Walsh Invitational

CANTON — Michele Schambs won the Walsh Invitational with a two-round score of 153 and led the University of Findlay women’s golf team to a second place finish at the event, which concluded play on Monday at the Glenmoor Country Club in Canton. The junior, competing in...

Prep baseball: Softball, baseball stats requested

The Courier Sports Department will begin running stats for area baseball and softball teams this week. Area baseball and softball coaches are encouraged to fax (419-427-8480) or email (sports@thecourier.com) their stats...

Prep baseball: Upper gets NCC victory over Riverdale

UPPER SANDUSKY — Andre Myers doubled and drove in two runs as Upper Sandusky racked up 10 hits in a 7-5 North Central Conference win against Riverdale on Monday. Sophomore pitchers Cody Gabriel and Carson Mittermaier combined to strike out 16 Riverdale batters. Gabriel...

Prep softball: Wildcats defeat Leipsic with 6-run eighth inning

LEIPSIC — Leipsic matched Miller City’s small rally in the seventh inning. But the Vikings could not match the Wildcats’ big rally in the eighth in dropping a 9-3 Putnam County League softball contest on Monday. Miller City went up 3-1 with a two-spot in the top...

Speech scheduled on Vietnam War

ADA — Ohio Northern University’s 2014 Kormendy Lecture will be held at 11:15 a.m. Wednesday, April 23, in the Large Moot Court Room. Fredrik Logevall, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of “Embers of War: The Fall of an Empire and the Making of America’s...

Holmes School property sold

FOSTORIA — The Fostoria school board gave a green light Monday to the sale of district-owned land to a Fostoria church. The board approved a resolution authorizing the sale of the Holmes Elementary Building property at 500 Parkway Drive for $30,000 to the Fostoria...

Man facing robbery charge arrested

A man indicted by a Hancock County grand jury earlier this year after a Findlay robbery has been arrested. Derick R. Curry Jr., 25, address unknown, was found in Detroit and transported Monday to the Hancock County jail, said Lt. John Dunbar of Findlay Police Department....

McComb completes sewer line project

By ERIC SCHAADT Staff Writer McCOMB — Replacing a section of sewer line near Perrin Avenue has been completed, McComb Council was told Monday. Now, Village Council may turn its attention to backed-up drainage water in the area of Cherry Street, which has drawn the ire of...

Mayor Mihalik expecting child

Findlay Mayor Lydia Mihalik and her husband, attorney Drew Mihalik, are expecting their third child late this summer, the mayor said. The due date is Sept. 5. “We’re really excited about it,” said Mihalik, who is 34. The Mihaliks are the parents of J.J., 8, and...

Information offered on farm loan programs

WASHINGTON — A fact sheet outlining modifications to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s farm loan programs is available from the Farm Service Agency. The new farm bill expands lending opportunities for thousands of farmers and ranchers, the department said. Changes...