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Joan J. ‘Jo’ Slike

LEXINGTON, Ohio — Joan J. “Jo” Slike, 72, of Lexington, OH, died Monday, June 9, 2014 at her residence. Born in Carey, Ohio on November 8, 1941, she was the daughter of the late Teel C., Sr. and Agatha M. (Krantz) Slike. She is survived by her younger brother,...

Gloria Newcomer Lloyd

A graveside service for Gloria Newcomer Lloyd, 78, of Greensboro, North Carolina, and formerly of Findlay, will be held Saturday, July 26, at Pike Run Cemetery, Gomer, time to be announced later. Ms. Lloyd died Wednesday, June 11, 2014, in Greensboro, North Carolina. Surviving...

Charles E. Strausbaugh

FOSTORIA — Charles E. Strausbaugh, 58, of Fostoria, died at 9:35 a.m., on Wednesday, June 11, in Dubai, UAE. He was born December 15, 1955, in Fostoria to E. Glen & Helen Shuff Strausbaugh. He graduated in 1974 from Fostoria High School. Chuck was retired from the U. S....

UF football: Six home games slated for UF in 2014

The University of Findlay’s football team will play six home games, including three in the first four weeks to start the season, as the Oilers released their 2014 schedule. Findlay will kick off the season in its only night game at Donnell Stadium against Hillsdale (7 p.m.)...

Kenneth ‘Ken’ Lee Baldridge Sr.

Kenneth “Ken” Lee Baldridge, Sr., of Findlay, passed away at 10:20 a.m. on Thursday, June 12, 2014 at his residence. He was born on June 21, 1934, to the late Lee and Ethel (Akers) Baldridge in Paintsville, KY. He married Patricia (Knepper) Huffman on May 18, 1958,...

Ashley Nicole Harpe

Ashley Nicole Harpe, 24, of Findlay, passed away at 1:05 p.m. on Wednesday, June 11, 2014, at Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center. She was born December 12, 1989 to Michael Edward Harpe and Nicole Anne (Chundzinski) Parish. Ashley loved spending time with her family and friends. She...

Saturday’s scoreboard

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL American League East Division W L Pct GB Toronto 40 29 .580 – New York 34 31 .523 4 Baltimore 34 32 .515 4½ Boston 31 36 .463 8 Tampa Bay 26 42 .382 13½ Central Division W L Pct GB Detroit 34 29 .540 – Kansas City 34 32 .515 1½ Minnesota 32 33...

Crime costs

Findlay and Hancock County are figuring out how much the city owes the county for housing its inmates and representing them in court. Whatever arrangements are worked out, the city is going to owe considerably more this year than last. Another thing is inevitable: The...

Join Courier editor for coffee today

Courier Editor Peter Mattiace will host “Coffee with the Editor” from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. today at Coffee Amici, 328 S. Main St., Findlay.

Newspaper honors carriers

Trey Newell of North Baltimore has been named The Courier’s youth carrier of the year, Levi Rausch of Arlington is adult carrier of the year, and Wanda Phillips of Findlay is senior carrier of the year. The three will compete later this year against other newspaper carriers...