UPDATE: Marathon Petroleum reports executive pay

 Marathon Petroleum Chief Executive Officer Gary Heminger earned $12.8 million in 2013, the company reported Tuesday.  It was much less than the $20.4 million he received in 2012. But the entire decline can be attributed to Heminger’s pension value and non-qualified deferred...

Fostoria woman injured in U.S. 224 crash

A Fostoria woman was injured Tuesday morning in a two-vehicle crash at U.S. 224 and Hancock County 23 in Biglick Township, the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office reported. Paige Durst, 24, was taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital by private vehicle for a possible ankle injury, the...

vanden Heuvel: After Senate revelations, the CIA should be looking over its shoulder

For the Central Intelligence Agency’s covert warriors, disdain for the law comes with their mandate. From its drone attacks to its destabilization efforts, the CIA is tasked with operating, as former vice president Dick Cheney put it, “ in the shadows,” trampling...

Henry D. Norris

Henry D. “Bud” Norris, 90, of Fostoria, died Saturday, March 15, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Home in Fostoria. He was born November 15, 1923, in Findlay to Ivron and Alice (Berman) Norris, both of whom preceded him in death. He is survived by his wife, Rosetta Norris,...

Dorothy Norris

Dorothy Norris, 87, of Fostoria, died early Sunday, March 16, 2014, at Good Shepherd Home in Fostoria. She was born August 28, 1926, the daughter of Ross and Agnes (McNabb) Zeller, both of whom precede her death. She is survived by her sons, Thomas R. (Patricia) Norris of...

Adrian M. Barajas

Adrian Miguel Barajas, 11 of Findlay, Ohio passed away Friday, March 14, 2014 at his home. He was born March 18, 2002 in Findlay, Ohio to Louise Sanchez and Emilio Barajas. Surviving are his mother, Louise Sanchez of Findlay; father, Emilio Barajas of Fremont; grandfather,...

William W. Peeler

March 17, 2014 at 5:50 in the morning, a genuine man, William Wilson (Bill) Peeler, 75, is at peace. He passed away in his home surrounded by his wife and loving family. Bill was born April 15, 1938 in the family farm home to parents Clyde and Fayma Peeler. He has now joined his...

FIES educator to teach in China

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER Tara Slagley, a teacher at Fostoria Intermediate Elementary School, received a one-year unpaid leave of absence from the Fostoria school board Monday so she can teach in China. Slagley, a math, science and technology teacher, and her husband will spend...

SKYWARN training set

The annual SKYWARN severe weather spotters training for Wood County will be at 6 p.m. March 26 at Elmwood Schools Community Center, 7650 Jerry City Rd, Bloomdale. The SKYWARN training is presented by the National Weather Service, Cleveland, office and is sponsored by the Wood...

Public Record

Fostoria accidents Monday: • Caller reported a non-injury accident at Findlay and West Fourth streets. thefts Sunday: • Complainant reported his truck was broken into on North Wood Street; advised more than $100 was missing. • Caller reported his wife took his car without his...
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