Several accidents reported on snow-covered roads, but no injuries

“I think every accident has happened so far on the interstate,” said a Hancock County Sheriff’s Office dispatcher this afternoon. “I don’t think we’ve had any on county roads.” The Findlay post of the State Highway Patrol reported the same news. “It’s just been norm...

Traveling Tips in Snow

Recent snow and blowing wind has made hazardous traveling conditions in our region. Traveling Tips: The best advice for driving in bad winter weather is not to drive at all, if you can avoid it. Don’t go out until the snow plows and sanding trucks have had a chance to do...
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Foundation elects 3 new trustees

Greater Fostoria Community Foundation, Inc. Board of Trustees has elected three new members to its board. New board trustees whose terms begin in 2014 are Linda Holmes Bowling, D. Ford Mennel, and Eric Stinehelfer. Bowling moved to Fostoria three years ago to marry Bill Bowling...

Foundation elects 3 new trustees

Greater Fostoria Community Foundation, Inc. Board of Trustees has elected three new members to its board. New board trustees whose terms begin in 2014 are Linda Holmes Bowling, D. Ford Mennel, and Eric Stinehelfer. Bowling moved to Fostoria three years ago to marry Bill Bowling...

Donald Clinker

Donald Clinker, 63, Fostoria, died Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at St. Catherine’s Manor. Services are pending with Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria. www.hoeningfuneralhome.com.

Gary Brown Sr.

Gary E. Brown Sr., 61, passed away Sunday, December 29, 2013 at his home in Fostoria. He was born April 4, 1952, in Fostoria to Woodrow and Wynona (Moran) Brown. Brown is survived by his wife, Mary M. Brown of Fostoria; sons, Gary and Dustin E. (Amy) Brown, both of Fostoria;...
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Hopewell-Loudon sweeps Arcadia

Hopewell-Loudon swept a pair of junior high boys basketball games from Arcadia, taking the eighth-grade contest 58-12 and claiming the seventh-grade meeting 35-15. Dominic Hedrick led the eighth-grade Chieftains with 16 points, followed by Garrett White with 14. Jake Simonis...
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ABLE orientation slated next week

Orientation for Adult Basic Literacy Education or ABLE classes for those wanting GED certification for completion of high school requirements will be conducted 8:30-11:30 a.m. and 5-8 p.m. Monday and Wednesday at the Fostoria Junior/Senior High School in room 121. Participants...
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Public Record

Fostoria accidents Tuesday: • Caller on 911 advised he was involved in an accident outside a North Countyline Street business, advised another car rear ended his car. Female cited for assured clear distance ahead. Report on file. Monday: • Caller advised of an accident...

Esther J. Self

Esther J. Self, 96, formerly of Findlay and Fostoria, passed away at 2:20 p.m. on Monday, December 30, 2013 at the Independence House in Fostoria. Esther was born on May 7, 1917 in Dennison, Ohio to the late James C. and Lillie (Roby) Lambert. On March 23, 1936 she married Karl...
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