Shooting survivor faces drug charges

Charges are pending for the surviving victim of a late-July shooting and her husband after a drug-related search warrant was executed on their West Lytle Street motel room Friday morning. Tyeesha Ferguson-Snowden, 36, and her husband, Lamar Snowden, 36, both face charges of...

Updated: Cat rescued from school drainage pipe

“Piper” is the name given to a cat that spent a cold three days refusing to leave a drainage pipe near Donnell Middle School. When he was finally lured out Friday morning, he was hypothermic, emaciated and covered in mud. “If they truly have nine lives, he...
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Runaway Train Report

Milepost 790 Several years ago, there was a runaway train here in Northwest Ohio that passed right through Findlay. It created quite a stir and traveled for quite some time and distance before it was slowed down enough for some CSX employees to jump aboard and get it under...

A free reason to smile

By MORGAN MANNS staff writer Many local children will be given a reason to smile this February through a program offered by a local dentistry firm. Tri-County Dental Center LLC will “Give Kids a Smile” from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Feb. 7 at the center, 521 Summit St.,...

Tucker seeks early release after boy’s death

By BRIAN BOHNERT staff writer The Fostoria man sentenced to 12 months in prison for the 2012 death of a nine-year-old boy will appear before a judge next week in the hopes of an early release. George R. Tucker, 74, of Fostoria, will appear for a judicial release hearing Wednesday...

Council aims to have new member by next meeting

By BRIAN BOHNERT staff writer Residents living in Fostoria’s 2nd Ward could meet their newest representative in as little as two weeks. During the first Fostoria City Council meeting of the new year, Law Director Tim Hoover said Thursday he recommends council fill the open...

BGSU women thump Kent

KENT — A stellar free-throw shooting display helped propel Bowling Green State University to a 58-39 victory over Kent State Thursday night in Mid-American Conference play. The Falcons (12-2 overall, 2-0 MAC) buried 90 percent (18 of 20) of their attempts from the stripe,...

Jackets club Tigers by 33 in MAL play

NEW RIEGEL — New Riegel staked itself to a 17-2 first-quarter lead Thursday night en route to a 65-32 Midland Athletic League victory over North Baltimore. Taylor Arbogast led all scorers with 16 points and also had six rebounds and five steals as the Blue Jackets improved...

Mary Janis Magers

Mary Janis Magers, 93, of Fostoria, passed away Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center in Toledo. She was born in 1920 in Fostoria to the late Victor E. and Lula M. Schuh. She married Joseph E. Magers on October 11, 1941 at St. Wendelin Catholic Church in...

Esther Shiff

By any measure, Esther Shiff was a class act. Mrs. Shiff passed away on January 6, 2014 at age 92 after leading a rich and full life. She was born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio. She leaves her cherished family, including her children, Kathi of Richmond, VA, Stuart (Barbara) of...
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