Daniel W. Pool

Daniel Wayne Pool, 51, of Celina, died January 3, 2014, at his residence. He was born in Long Beach, California on April 7, 1962, the youngest son of Gene Pool and Beverly (Cantwil) Pool Ahrends. Danny is survived by his three brothers, Gene (Vickie) Pool, of Van Wert, Steve...

Howard D. Amrine

Howard Demoyn Amrine, 92, formerly of Fostoria and Findlay, passed away Sunday, January 5, 2014 at Good Shepherd Home in Fostoria following a year long battle with cancer. He was born September 15, 1921 in Ridgeway, Ohio to the late Howard W. and Mable M. (James) Amrine. He...

Public Record

ACCIDENTS Monday • Caller advised of a hit-skip accident at 7:15 a.m. at a Springville Avenue location. Sunday • Caller advised of a single-vehicle, non-injury accident at the corner of South Town and East Center streets at 3:01 p.m. CITATIONS Sunday • Officer advised he issued a...

Joana L. Soule

The funeral for Joana L. Soule scheduled for Jan. 6 was rescheduled for Wednesday, January 8 at 11 a.m. at Harrold Floriana Funeral Home in Fostoria. Online condolences can be sent to the family at www.hffh.net.

Best plan of attack in this cold? Stay indoors

By MORGAN MANNS staff writer Most local residents have one goal this week: stay warm. With temperatures reaching well below zero and wind chills close to -45 degrees, this week promises to be one of the coldest this area has experienced since the blizzard of 1978, according to...

Stores stock staples

By BRIAN BOHNERT staff writer Local grocery stores began stocking their shelves Monday after bitter cold and blizzard-like snowfall forced Fostorians to take shelter. Household staples like bread, milk and eggs were scarce throughout the city Saturday and Sunday as stores like...

A Couple of Unsual NKP Auto Cars (Part II)

Milepost 789 A few miles back, I mentioned TWO unusual NKP auto boxcars that I intended to tell you about. But then, someone threw the switch and I got shoved into the hole as things like Happy New Year and a Christmas wrap-up took priority. But now I’m back on the main...

Wind chill warning

The National Weather Service says a wind chill warning remains in effect for the region until 9 a.m. Wednesday, and wind chill readings Tuesday and Tuesday night could be “extremely dangerous.” Temperatures are expected to remain at or below zero into Wednesday, the...

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...

Dillon needs TLC

Dillon was found on a farm near Clyde Reservoir. Seneca County Dog Warden’s office is not sure how long he may have been out on his own, but he is in need of lots of tender loving care. Dillon is severely underweight and he will do just about anything for treats. Dillon,...