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Findlay Publishing Company accepts Ice Bucket Challenge

Findlay Publishing Company President Karl Heminger accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on behalf of the company, after being called out by the Arts Partnership.

Wrongful death suit filed after fatal Ottawa crash

A wrongful death lawsuit seeking more than $50,000 has been filed against a former Ottawa councilman. On June 6, Alan J. Ducey collided head on with another vehicle after he drove left of center on Ohio 65 to avoid hitting stopped traffic, according to the State Highway Patrol...

On Deck: Light Wednesday sports schedule

It’s a light Wednesday local sports schedule and we’ll have the latest on all of the action for you tonight here at The Courier. Findlay High School’s volleyball team opens the season with a nonconference road match against Lima Shawnee. In Blanchard Valley Conference, Riverdale...

UPDATE: Lightning strike may have caused large straw fire

JENERA – About 105,000 pounds of straw burned in a large fire early this morning. A lightning strike likely caused the 2:30 a.m. fire at the Boehm Dairy Farm, 7326 Eagle Township 25, said Jenera Fire Chief Matt Boehm. The flames caused about $45,000 in equipment damage, including...

Museum to dedicate Heminger Memorial Garden

By SARA ARTHURS STAFF WRITER The Barbara and Ed Heminger Memorial Garden at the Hancock Historical Museum will be dedicated at a ceremony Thursday night. The late Ed Heminger, who was publisher and editor of The Courier, and chairman of the Findlay Publishing Co., was one of the...

NB meeting to discuss Kiwanis

NORTH BALTIMORE — A community forum to discuss the possibility of a Kiwanis International Club in North Baltimore will be held today. The meeting takes place from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the community room at the North Baltimore McDonald’s on Deshler Road. Representatives...

Wednesday Calendar

TODAY Findlay Senior Center, 339 E. Melrose Ave.; fitness center open, 5 a.m.-9 p.m.; billiards, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; SilverSneakers Splash, 8:30-9:30 a.m., Birchaven; low-impact cardio toning class, 9-9:40 a.m.; conversation and needlecraft, 9-11 a.m.; SilverSneakers, 10-10:50 a.m.;...

James Shumaker

FOSTORIA — James A. Shumaker, 82, of Fostoria, died Tuesday morning at his residence. Arrangements are pending at Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria.

Josh Affholder

FOSTORIA — A Mass of Christian Burial for Josh Affholder, 41, of Fostoria, will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Wendelin Catholic Church, Fostoria, the Rev. Christopher Mileski officiating. The rosary will be recited at 10 a.m. Burial will be in the parish...