Polar freeze settles over US South, East

ATLANTA (AP) — Brutal, record-breaking cold descended on the East and South, sending the mercury plummeting Tuesday into the single digits and teens from Boston, New York and Washington to Atlanta, Nashville and Birmingham — places where many people have almost no idea how to...

Ohio St.-Michigan St. is battle of top-5 programs

By LARRY LAGE AP Sports Writer Michigan State is about to play in its second top-five matchup of the season, and coach Tom Izzo is hoping the Spartans bring the right approach to the experience. “It better not become another game,” Izzo said Monday. “Otherwise, that’s...

Findlay City Council, Lye Creek meetings postponed

The Findlay City Council meeting scheduled for 7:30 p.m. today will be held at 7:30 p.m. Thursday in council chambers. Also, a meeting regarding proposed plans for a riparian corridor along a portion of Lye Creek near the Blanchard River, scheduled for 6 p.m. today, will be held...

Hearthside Food Solutions reopening for second shift

Hearthside Food Solutions in McComb is repoening for normal production, starting with the plant’s second shift.

Geary Family YMCA Closed Tuesday

The Geary Family YMCA in Fostoria is closed again today due to the Level 3 Snow Emergency. The Y will reevaluate the weather later today to decide if they can reopen tomorrow at 5:15 a.m.

Fostoria City Council meeting rescheduled

FOSTORIA — Fostoria City Council has rescheduled its regular meeting for 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 9, in council chambers on the second floor of the municipal building. The meeting was scheduled for Tuesday.

Florida State wins title on late touchdown pass

By RALPH D. RUSSO AP College Football Writer PASADENA, Calif. — Jameis Winston threw a 2-yard touchdown pass to Kelvin Benjamin with 13 seconds left and No. 1 Florida State beat No. 2 Auburn 34-31 to win the last BCS national championship game on Monday night. Winston struggled...

Wicked weather blows into city

By MORGAN MANNS staff writer As temperatures reached record lows and a treacherous winds blasted already lying snow through the area, most area counties declared a Level 3 Snow Emergency. Seneca County Sheriff Bill Eckelberry said road conditions, snow amounts, weather...

Fostoria Municipal Building Closed – Council Meeting Rescheduled

The Fostoria Municipal Building is closed except for the police department and tonight’s City Council meeting has been rescheduled for Thursday at 7:30 p.m.

Blanchard Valley Health System reopens Wednesday

Blanchard Valley Health System says all of its services and offices will be open on Wednesday.