VIDEO: Backyard Mission Trip

More than 1,300 volunteers gathered Saturday morning to head out to 214 job sites where they’d volunteer their time to help those who needed it.

On Deck: Big Saturday of local sports

There’s a big day of local sports on tap today and we’ll have the latest on all of the action for you tonight here at The Courier sports department. There are a dozen prep baseball games today as Findlay hosts Dayton Dunbar in a noon doubleheader to highlight the local slate....

Golf: Stearns shoots ace

NORTH BALTIMORE — Wayne’s Gary Stearns scored a hole-in-one at Birch Run Golf Club on Thursday, acing the 160-yard No. 8 hole with a 6-iron. Bowling Green’s Dan Barnett witnessed the shot.

Church and Religious Events

Gilboa UM GILBOA — The Gilboa United Methodist Church, 102 Franklin St., Gilboa, will host a free community supper from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday. The Chapel Belles Boutique and Gift Shop will be open during the supper. Good Hope ARLINGTON — Good Hope Lutheran Church,...

Fundraiser benefits Century Health’s new residential treatment center

Awkward Portraits, a fundraiser benefiting the new Century Health residential treatment center for substance abuse in memory of Aaron Anton Grotrian, will be held from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. May 4 at Paloozas, 103 E. Sandusky St. Sarah Rudy Portraits will offer three portraits on a...

Riverdale High School to present ‘The Diary of Anne Frank’

MOUNT BLANCHARD — Riverdale High School students will present “The Diary of Anne Frank” at 7 p.m. Friday and May 3 in the school auditorium. Veterans and their families are invited to see the play free of charge at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Riverdale central office...

Wendy Strack

Wendy Strack, 60, of Findlay, is also survived by a daughter, Jenny Strack. Ms. Strack’s obituary appeared in the April 25 edition of The Courier.

Emily K. Stewart

Emily K. Stewart, age 69, of Findlay, died at 8:42 a.m. Thursday, April 24, 2014 in the Regency Hospital of Toledo. She was born Nov. 15, 1944 to the late Lawrence N. and Margaret K. (Weaver) Young. On May 13, 1972 she married William Foster Stewart in St. Peter’s Catholic...