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Bradner man indicted on burglary charges

A Bradner man was indicted on two felony burglary charges earlier this month out of Wood County Common Pleas Court. Andy L. Pearce, 22, Bradner, is charged with two counts of burglary, a second-degree felony, after allegedly trespassing in an occupied structure with the intent of...

Pancake Day hits the pavement

Fostoria Kiwanis Club will offer a new delivery option as part of its March 4 Pancake Day fundraiser. While the club has always offered a carry-out option, this year, Fostoria-area businesses may request delivery between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. on prepaid orders of two or more....

Another write-in joins state contest

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER As the deadline for write-in candidates for the Ohio House of Representatives 88th District came to a close Monday, one last candidate filed for election. Bill Young, retired social studies teacher of Green Springs, announced to a small group of...

Prisoner’s death ruled ‘natural’

By BRIAN BOHNERT STAFF WRITER The cause of death of a Fostoria man found unresponsive last year in his Seneca County holding cell was ruled “natural,” the official autopsy results state. According to published reports, Douglas Askam, 33, died of dehydration due to...

UW touts successes

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER A community of caring hearts is the backbone of United Way of Fostoria’s success. Campaign chairperson Autumn Clouse told those gathered Monday for the organization’s annual meeting the 2013 campaign garnered 96 percent of its $189,000...

Arcadia selling district tickets

ARCADIA — Arcadia School is selling tickets in advance for its Division IV district girls basketball semifinal, scheduled for Thursday at Gibsonburg. The Redskins will face Toledo Christian at approximately 8 p.m. Tickets will be available today and Wednesday from 9 a.m. to...

Signing on

The Associated Press Cleveland Indians’ Jason Giambi signs autographs for fans during spring training baseball practice in Goodyear, Ariz., Monday.

Horn notches pair of PRs

BOWLING GREEN — Maria Horn of the Fostoria-based Foster Track Club recorded two personal-record times in this past weekend’s Bowling Green State University high school indoor track and field meet. Horn finished fourth in the 200-meter dash in 27.73 seconds and fifth...