SW ends MAL era with win

By SHANNON DOVE sports writer Senior night was bittersweet for St. Wendelin’s boys basketball team. The Mohawks won decisively over Midland Athletic League foe Bettsville — 87-35, in a game that did not count in the league standings. But in addition to the final game...

Loretta A. Hemminger

Loretta “Letty” A. Hemminger, 95, of Alvada, passed away 6:30 p.m. Thursday, February 20, 2014 at her home. She was born November 9, 1918 in Fostoria to Frank and Anna (Seebon) Wank. She married Delbert F. Hemminger May 28, 1949 at St. Wendelin Rectory, Fostoria, and...

Thelma M. Crawford

Thelma Marie Crawford, 89, of Fostoria, passed away 10:25 p.m. Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at Good Shepherd Home, Fostoria. She was born June 19, 1924 in Tiffin to Carl and Lillian (Close) Huth Sr. She married Thomas A. Marks and he is deceased. She then married James L....

Marguerite Nye

Marguerite Nye, 94, of Fostoria, passed away Friday, February 21, 2014 at Hospice of Dayton. Arrangements are pending at Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria.

Janet R. Weaks

Janet R. Weaks, 82 of Fostoria, died Thursday, February 20, 2014 at St. Catherine’s Manor of Fostoria. There will be no services. MANN-HARE-HOENING FUNERAL HOME, Fostoria, has been entrusted with the arrangements. Online condolences may be left at www.mann-harefh.com.

Public Record

Fostoria accidents Friday: • Sewer department employee advised of an accident at an East North Street location at 8:32 a.m. citations Friday: • Officer advised he issued a citation for speeding following a traffic stop at a Sandusky Street location. thefts Thursday:...

Man sentenced

A Fostoria man was sentenced to two years in prison last week in Seneca County on charges from multiple different cases. Cedric L. Yarbrough, 31, 210 Grape St., was sentenced to 24 months in prison by Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael Kelbley Thursday on six counts...

Tiffin drug bust nets 11 arrests

Law enforcement officials from throughout the area executed multiple drug-related arrest warrants Friday involving heroin, cocaine and prescription drugs. Officers from the Seneca County Drug Task Force-METRICH Enforcement Unit, along with additional aid from the Seneca County...

Old Fort names new superintendent

Old Fort Local Schools has its new superintendent. Stephen Anway, a former assistant superintendent of Marion City Schools, will begin his role as the district’s superintendent March 17. The Old Fort Board of Education filled the vacant position Thursday night after a...

FEDC back to its roots

By BRIAN BOHNERT STAFF WRITER Fostoria Economic Development Corporation’s first ever executive director has returned to help steer the organization he worked to create into its next generation. Dennis Hellmann was hired as FEDC’s interim director earlier this week to...