LPGA golf: Local charities benefiting from tournament

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR Additional tournament volunteers from the region aren’t the only thing that changed when Marathon took over as the primary sponsor of the annual LPGA Marathon Classic at Highland Meadows Golf Club. Marathon taking over the tournament sponsorship...

Prep basketball: Diebler to coach Lakota

By SCOTT COTTOS FOR THE COURIER KANSAS — Keith Diebler said he thought about retiring after resigning last month as Genoa’s boys basketball coach. The decision: Nah. And so, his next endeavor will be to try to build a winning program at Lakota. His official hiring is...

Gilbert ‘Jack’ Lautzenheiser Jr.

LIMA — Gilbert “Jack” Lautzenheiser, Jr., 78, passed away at 8:15 a.m. Monday, July 7, 2014 in his home. He was born April 1, 1936 in Lima to the late Gilbert John & Alice Louise (Miorin) Lautzenheiser Sr. On March 13, 1976 he married Patricia Ann (Layman)...

Wednesday’s Scoreboard

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL American League East Division W L Pct GB Baltimore 49 40 .551 — Toronto 47 44 .516 3 New York 45 44 .506 4 Tampa Bay 42 51 .452 9 Boston 39 51 .433 10½ Central Division W L Pct GB Detroit 49 37 .570 — Kansas City 46 43 .517 4½ Cleveland 44 45...

Junior golf: Foltz third in Nationwide event

COLUMBUS — Van Buren’s Hunter Foltz fired a 76 and finished third in his division in the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Junior Golf Classic contested on the Scarlet and Gray Courses of Ohio State University on Monday. Foltz, who will be a freshman at Van Buren...

Letters to the Editor 07-09-14

VOTERS NEED MORE INFO My husband and I are residents of Liberty Township and have been homeowners/residents since 1972. We have always voted for school levies, up to the last levy that was placed on the ballot. Liberty-Benton has had the last three levies fail when presented on...

GOP convention, Public records training

It remains to be seen if Cleveland will win back LeBron James, but it got a feather in its cap Tuesday when it beat out Dallas for the 2016 Republican National Convention. That’s good not only for Cleveland, but the state. Political conventions, while seen by some as a...

Public Record

Docket From the public records of the Findlay Police Department and the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Police Department A Hurd Avenue man advised Monday that he had received a suspicious phone call from a purported FBI agent, who demanded money. A College Street male was...

Wiring problems suspected in fire

Problems with the wiring to a fuse panel of an outside electrical meter may have caused a fire early Sunday that damaged a Findlay house at 630 W. Sandusky St., fire officials say. A damage estimate had not been completed Tuesday for the home owned by Martha Bright, and rented by...

Oakwoods to host program on moon

An open house at “Doc” Phillips Discovery Center in Oakwoods Nature Preserve will feature a program about the moon from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. July 20. The program will highlight the 45th anniversary of the first moon landing. There will be light “space theme”...