Annual Cox reunion slated Aug. 3

The 110th Cox family reunion will be held at noon Aug. 3 at Riverbend Recreation Area, shelter one. A potluck meal will be served and those attending are asked to bring a dish to share and table service. Drinks will be provided. There will also be games and prizes. The event is a...

SWCD offering well test kits

Hancock Soil and Water Conservation District, in partnership with the National Center for Water Quality Research at Heidelberg University, Tiffin, will sponsor private well water testing. Test kits will be available at the conservation district office from Aug. 7 through Aug. 18....

Friday 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, 9-9:50 a.m.; Bible study, 9-10:30 a.m.; SilverSneakers yoga, 10-10:50 a.m.; lunch, lasagna, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.; Sequence and cards, 1-4 p.m.;...

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Bitsch descendants plan reunion

The descendants of Johannes and Katharina (Marquard) Bitsch (Beach) will hold a reunion at 12:30 p.m. Aug. 3 at the Golden Corral, 1843 Tiffin Ave. The family emigrated from Ellenback, Hessen Darmstadt, Germany and settled in Jenera. For more information, call Jim and Patty Beach...

Jack Greeno

Jack L. Greeno, 79, of Findlay, died at 1:06 a.m. Thursday at Blanchard Valley Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Coldren-Crates Funeral Home.

Lyle Mitchener

Lyle Randal “Zeb” Mitchener, 67, of Celina, and formerly of Van Wert, died at 9:05 a.m. Monday, July 21, 2014, at the Van Wert Area Inpatient Hospice Center. He was born January 30, 1947, in Van Wert, the son of Dorotha J. “Dottie” (Canny) Mitchener, who...

Francis L. ‘Bud’ Cavin

Francis L. “Bud” Cavin, 85, of Findlay, died at 12:08 p.m. on Wednesday, July 23, 2014. He was born in Mt. Victory, Ohio on February 24, 1929 to the late John L. and Anna Mae (Ford) Cavin. On June 11, 1950 he married Norma J. Longbrake and she survives along with two...

Track and Field: Brown eighth in junior world 400

EUGENE, Ore. — Findlay High School graduate Tyler Brown earned his first international track and field medal. Although, it wasn’t the medal he probably wanted. Brown finished eighth in the men’s 400-meter dash Thursday night at the IAAF Junior World Track and...

Pro Basketball: Jon Diebler thriving as a pro in European league

By ANDY WOLF For The Courier KANSAS — Basketball has always brought the Diebler family together. It has surrounded Jon Diebler his entire life, learning the sport at an early age from his dad Keith Diebler, who is now the head boys coach at Lakota High School. Using that...