Clowns sighted

Fostoria police officers were searching for at least one individual wearing a clown mask Friday evening after sightings by different citizens. According to radio traffic, a caller reported seeing a subject wearing a mask and dressed as a clown in the tree lines in the 300 block...

Velma P. Swisher

Velma Pearl Swisher, 90 of Bloomdale, Ohio, passed away Friday, September 23, 2016 at St. Catherine’s Manor of Fostoria. She was born December 9, 1925 in McComb, Ohio to the late John and Grace Fenstermaker. She married Edwin Swisher December 27, 1947 in Van Buren, Ohio and...

Naomi Rickard

Naomi Rickard died Friday, September 23, 2016 at Hospice of Northwest Ohio, Perrysburg. Arrangements pending at Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home, Fostoria, Ohio.

Alice F. Frye

Alice F. “Toots” Frye, 78 of Tiffin, passed away Thursday, September 22, 2016 at Mercy Hospital Tiffin. Arrangements are pending at Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria.

Solving homework woes

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER As the 2016-17 academic year enters its second month, students are finding themselves in with daily take-home assignments, some they may need help with. To solve the study stresses, staff members, older students and community members have come...

H-L buses rolling into a new home

By RON CRAIG STAFF WRITER The Hopewell-Loudon Board of Education voted early Friday morning to accept a recommendation by Superintendent David Alvarado to accept a $443,000 total bid to build a new bus garage. The project manager for the construction job, to be completed by the...

Citizens report subjects wearing clown masks

Police officers were searching for an individual wearing a clown mask Friday evening following sightings by different citizens. According to radio traffic, a call reported seeing a subject wearing a mask and dressed as a clown in the tree lines in the 300 block of Watson Avenue...

Public Record

Fostoria citations Friday: • Officer issued a citation for under-aged consumption following a report of someone taking a vehicle from an East Tiffin Street address. • Officer issued citations for public intoxication and menacing following a report of a drunk male...

Love calls US team "best maybe ever assembled’ in Ryder Cup

Love calls US team “best maybe ever assembled’ in Ryder Cup Associated Press – 24 September 2016 03:13-04:00 Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Ridings, Flores Share Web.com Tour Finals Lead

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Tag Ridings shot a 6-under 65 on Friday for a share of the second-round lead with Martin Flores in the Web.com Tour Finals’ Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship. The 42-year-old Ridings was 52nd on the Web.com Tour regular-season money...