Arcadia BOE taking look at make-up day remedy

By ERIC SCHAADT Staff Writer ARCADIA — As the state Legislature continues to debate how many additional calamity days to allow school districts during this relentless winter, Arcadia schools are preparing a contingency plan. The Arcadia school board Wednesday approved a...

Republican chair responds to criticism

By BRIAN BOHNERT STAFF WRITER It’s a tale of two roles. Justin Smith is the Sandusky County Republican Party chairman. He is also a member of the Sandusky County Board of Elections. And that fact has one Clyde man very, very concerned. In a formal protest filed Tuesday...

Bettsville OKs grant process with Old Fort

Bettsville School District took another step Wednesday evening in the process of becoming Old Fort School District’s Bettsville campus. During a special meeting Wednesday, the board approved a resolution to fully participate in any and all Local Government Innovation Fund...

88th district drama

By BRIAN BOHNERT STAFF WRITER The race for Ohio’s 88th district took another turn Wednesday as the man contesting Rhonda Damschroder’s candidacy found himself being contested as well. In a letter sent to the media Wednesday afternoon, Seneca County Republican Party...

Pauline Pettigrove

Pauline “Polly” Pettigrove, 87, of Fostoria, passed away Wednesday, February 26, 2014 in her home. Funeral arrangements are pending with Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria.

Elmwood’s Kristen Curtis named top NBC girls player

Kristen Curtis, a key cog in an Elmwood team that won its second consecutive Northern Buckeye Conference championship this season, has been selected the league’s player of the year. Curtis, a senior wing, averaged 16 points and 6.6 rebounds per game for the Royals. Junior...

Robinson lifts Michigan over Purdue, 77-76

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — The range of emotions inside Purdue’s locker room spoke volumes. Kendall Stephens cringed. Ronnie Johnson was heartbroken. Terone Johnson acknowledged he was humbled. And that celebration they all expected after playing this hard Wednesday...

New Riegel tops Arcadia to advance

By ANDREW WILLIAMS for the review times Three quarters won’t get the job done in tournament basketball. When any little miscue can mean the end of a team’s season, it takes 32 minutes to survive and advance to the next round. Arcadia and Vanlue found that out the hard...

Scherff, Otsego put an end to Fostoria’s season

By ANDY WOLF sports writer MOUNT BLANCHARD — Schyler Scherff went off for 14 points in the first quarter en route to a game-high of 24 and led Otsego to a 58-36 victory over Fostoria High School in Division II sectional semifinal Wednesday night at Riverdale High School....