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Constance Briggs

Constance S. Briggs, 62, of Findlay, died Tuesday at Fox Run Manor. Arrangements are pending at Hufford Family Funeral Home.

Emory Reamsnyder

ARLINGTON — Emory J. Reamsnyder, 96, of Arlington, died at 9:35 p.m. Tuesday at Arlington Good Samaritan Center. Arrangements are pending at Crates Funeral Home, Arlington.

Car crashes into patrol cruiser; two people hurt

BOWLING GREEN — Two people were injured Wednesday morning in a crash involving a State Highway Patrol trooper from the Findlay post on Interstate 75 near Bowling Green. According to the patrol’s Bowling Green post, at 6:15 a.m., a 2012 Buick Lacrosse was traveling...

Heroin awareness event in Fostoria set for Saturday

By BRIAN BOHNERT FOR THE COURIER FOSTORIA — Several community leaders will come together Saturday with the hope of starting a new conversation about the impact of heroin abuse in America. “Start the Conversation: A day of heroin awareness education” will take...

Wayne Allen

Wayne Allen, born August 6, 1939 passed away Tuesday, August 8, 2017 a few days after his 78th birthday. Born August 6, 1939 in Lawrenceville, GA and spent much of his youth in the surrounding areas of Detroit, MI. He married Karolyn Youle on May 17, 1969. Wayne is also a veteran...

Don K. Schmidt

Don K. Schmidt, 70, of rural Findlay, went into the loving arms of Jesus at 3:40 p.m. on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at his residence surrounded by his loving family. Don was born on June 26, 1947 in Celina, Ohio to the late Raymond J. and Marjory D. (Westerbeck) Schmidt. Don...

Senior apartment project planned

Senior Homes of Findlay & NRP Group will hold a groundbreaking event for its $11 million senior apartment community at 10:30 a.m. today at 18115 Township Road 145, Findlay. Senior Homes of Findlay will provide 62 one- and two-bedroom apartments for those 55 and older.

Betty M. Casteel

ARCADIA — Betty Marilyn Casteel, age 87, of Arcadia, passed away on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at her daughter’s home in Napoleon. She was born on February 1, 1930 to the late Carl Clinton and Frances May (Misamore) Casteel. She is survived by four children, Sherry...

William K. Roberts

OTTAWA — William K. “Bill” Roberts, 81, of Leipsic, formerly of Ottawa died at 9:01 a.m. Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at his residence. He was born March 28, 1936 in Columbus Grove to the late George A. and Nita R. (Williams) Roberts. On October 11, 1958 he married...

Charles R. Tackett

CAREY — Charles R. Tackett, 82, formerly of Carey, died at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at the Darlington House in Toledo. Born April 1, 1935 in Paintsville, KY, he was the son of the late Challie and Sina (Conley) Tackett. He married Barbara Coakley and they...