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Local all-star contests slated for Sunday

Six players from St. Wendelin and four from Fostoria High School are among those scheduled to play in the Fostoria Athletic Boosters All-Star Basketball Games, scheduled for Sunday at FHS. The girls game will begin at 3 p.m., with the boys contest to follow. The West boys roster...

Two BGSU women named to first team

CLEVELAND — Seniors Alexis Rogers and Jillian Halfhill, who helped Bowling Green State University win the Mid-American Conference regular-season championship with a 17-1 record and post a 27-3 overall mark, have been named to the All-Mid-American Conference first team....

BGSU falls in 1st round of MAC tournament

DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — Jordan Threloff split a pair of free throws with 15 seconds left in overtime for the game’s final point as seventh-seeded Northern Illinois beat No. 10 seed Bowling Green State University 54-51 in the first round of the Mid-American Conference...

Pistorius vomits during graphic court testimony

PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Hunched over, vomiting into a bucket by his feet and retching loudly, Oscar Pistorius was vividly reminded at his murder trial Monday of the gruesome injuries he inflicted on his girlfriend when a pathologist described how the Olympian fatally...

Arcadia’s Molly Glick named to All-BVC 1st team

Molly Glick, a strong all-around performer for Arcadia, was named to the All-Blanchard Valley Conference girls first team. Glick, a junior, collected 17.6 points, 7.5 rebounds, 3.9 steals and 3.6 assists. Other first-team choices were player of the year Rachel Myers of...

Snow to slam area, again

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Just when you thought it was all over, Mother Nature decided she wasn’t done. Wednesday’s forecast is calling for Fostoria residents to break out their hats, gloves, snowsuits and shovels for another bout of wintry weather. According to...

Family upset over gun incident

A family is upset over the way Fostoria police handled an incident Saturday afternoon involving a mentally disabled teenager possessing an item reported to be a firearm. According to the police report, a female in the 600 block of Maple Street reported at 3:17 p.m. a man was in...

Arrest made in bar shooting

FREMONT (AP) — An off-duty police officer celebrating his birthday and two other men were shot and killed at a Fremont nightclub over the weekend after an argument erupted when the shooter punched the officer’s wife, relatives said. Police arrested 33-year-old Igmidio...

Fostoria man arraigned

A Fostoria man was arraigned on multiple drug charges in connection with a 2013 search warrant that yielded nearly a quarter of a million dollars worth of marijuana. Ryan D. Steward, 26, 129 Hale St., entered a plea of not guilty to illegal cultivation of marijuana, a...

Lakota Board of Education regular session rescheduled

Lakota Local Schools District Board of Education has rescheduled its regular session meeting, moving it from 7 p.m. Monday to 7 p.m. this Thursday in the staff dining room at Lakota Local Schools, 5200 County Road 13, Kansas.