Bluffton eliminates Elmwood from tourney

By ANDREW WILLIAMS for the review times MOUNT BLANCHARD — Full-court pressure defense can be a great weapon to wear down an opponent and force turnovers that turn into easy baskets on the offensive end. When both teams utilize it, though, as Elmwood and Bluffton did in a...

Arlington girls hammer Vanlue, 64-29

FINDLAY — Arlington scored nearly 50 points combined in the second and third quarters Tuesday night on its way to beating Vanlue 64-29 in girls Division IV sectional seminfinal play at Findlay High School. Arlington (15-6) will play Carey at 6:15 p.m. Saturday at Findlay in...

Officer honored for life-saving efforts

By BRIAN BOHNERT STAFF WRITER Fostoria Police Officer Cory Brian was honored Tuesday for saving the lives of two people this past year. During Tuesday night’s meeting of Fostoria City Council, Fostoria Police Capt. Patrick Brooks and Mayor Eric Keckler presented Brian with...

Snow thrower

MORGAN MANNS / the Review Times Steve Kent shovels snow in the 500 block of North Main Street Tuesday after more than 4 inches of snow, as well as rain and sleet, accumulated throughout the Fostoria area Monday night. Large snow piles are forming throughout the city as residents...

New state tests ahead for next year

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER Fostoria schools Superintendent Andrew Sprang focused on the change to a new state assessment test next year during his “state of the schools” address Tuesday during the board’s regular meeting. The Partnership for Assessment of...

Fire chief to speak at Safety Council

Safety Council Fostoria Fire Chief Keith Loreno will be the guest speaker at today’s Fostoria Safety Council Meeting at ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital. At the 11:30 a.m. meeting, Loreno will speak on the topic: “CPR: Saving Lives, the public responder before...

City woman arraigned on drug charges

A Fostoria woman arrested Saturday on felony drug charges was arraigned in Tiffin-Fostoria Municipal Court Tuesday. Maleta Kirk, 52, 404 E. Tiffin St., is charged with one count of possession of criminal tools, a fifth-degree felony, and one count of trafficking in drugs, a...

Fostoria residents indicted

Hancock County grand jury indicted two Fostoria residents Tuesday. Emily A. Zeiter, 19, was charged with a fifth-degree felony count of identity fraud. Zeiter allegedly used the name and birth date of another woman on Jan. 17 in Findlay. Blayne C. Kreais, 25, was charged with...

Numbers tell the story

By BRIAN BOHNERT STAFF WRITER City Auditor Steve Garner regaled members of Fostoria Finance Committee Tuesday night on how the recent recession has impacted the local economy over recent years. During the meeting, Garner gave his line-item reports for both city revenues and...

Public Record

Fostoria accidents Monday: • Caller reported a three-car accident on Findlay Street at 8:55 p.m. Officer was unable to locate the crash. arrests Tuesday: • Shane A. Marker, 39, 146 E. Tiffin St., was arrested on an active warrant. • Justine E. Donaldson, 43, 612 S. Union St., was...