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VIDEO: Becoming citizens

  Twenty-one people became United States citizens during a naturalization ceremony held at the University of Findlay’s Koehler Recreation Center on Wednesday, April 16, 2014. Among those taking part in the ceremony were the Abubo family of Findlay, originally from The...

CEO Of Regional Carrier PSA Airlines To Retire

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — PSA Airlines, which operates regional flights for US Airways, says that its CEO will retire and be replaced by the president of US Airways Express. The company said Wednesday that Keith Houk, 66, will retire on Aug. 31 after more than 25 years at PSA...

2 W.Va.-based Boy Scouts Councils Plan Merger

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Two West Virginia-based Boy Scouts of America councils are planning to merge. Members of the Huntington-based Tri-State Area Council and the Charleston-based Buckskin Council will vote on whether to approve the merger on May 29. Tri-State Area Council...

Murder Charge In Death Of 8-year-old Columbus Boy

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus police have filed a murder charge against a suspect in the death of an 8-year-old boy who died days after being shot in the head. A report from Columbus police says the child, identified as Jamarion Cox, died Monday after he was struck four days...

Low Of 19 Degrees In Toledo Breaks 139-year Record

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Winter temperatures are refusing to go away in northwestern Ohio. The thermometer dropped to 19 degrees in Toledo Wednesday morning, breaking a 139-year-old record for the same date set in 1875. It was a harsh reminder of winter after temperatures rose into...

Judge Stays Most Of Ohio Gay Marriage Ruling

CINCINNATI (AP) — A federal judge has put on hold the majority of what attorneys have called a “momentous” change to Ohio’s gay marriage law. Judge Timothy Black on Wednesday stayed his ruling ordering Ohio to recognize the marriages of gay couples who wed in...

A Look At 3 Minority Business Mentoring Programs

A look at minority business mentoring programs, called accelerators, in three metropolitan areas. All the programs aim to help already established companies owned by minorities win contracts with large companies and organizations. The goal is for them to expand and hire more...

Crosses Displayed In Ohio Village Challenged

STRATTON, Ohio (AP) — A group advocating the separation of church and state is protesting a pair of crosses displayed for Easter at an eastern Ohio village’s municipal building. The Madison, Wis.-based Freedom From Religion Foundation is challenging the claim by the mayor...

Major League Soccer

NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie. ___ Philadelphia at New York, 7:30 p.m. New England at Chicago, 4 p.m. Houston at Philadelphia, 4 p.m. San Jose at Colorado, 6 p.m. Los Angeles at Vancouver, 7 p.m. D.C. United at Columbus, 7:30 p.m. Toronto FC at FC Dallas, 8:30...

On Deck: Prep and college teams back in action

There are 17 prep baseball and 13 prep softball games on the local sports schedule today and we’ll have the latest on all of the action for you tonight here at The Courier. Findlay High School’s baseball team is in action tonight as the Trojans have a nonconference home game...