Boys Basketball Roundup: Elmwood rips Lake

BLOOMDALE — Tayte Lentz scored a game-high 15 points and a pair of Elmwood players chipped in 12 points Thursday as the Royals defeated Lake 65-42 in a Northern Buckeye Conference boys basketball game. Nate Uzelac had 12 points and nine rebounds, and Matthew Cline also...

Girls Basketball Roundup: Monday, Pratt power Arcadia past H-L

BASCOM — Mariah Monday and Kennedy Pratt scored 18 points apiece and Arcadia grabbed an early lead and never looked back Thursday in a 51-36 win at Hopewell-Loudon in Blanchard Valley Conference play. Haley Kieffer finished with eight rebounds and Samantha Watkins had four...

Friday’s Scoreboard

PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL Thursday’s Results Blanchard Valley Conference Arcadia 51, Hopewell-Loudon 36 Leipsic 50, North Baltimore 41 Liberty-Benton 52, Arlington 39 McComb 61, Van Buren 37 Pandora-Gilboa 54, Vanlue 22 Riverdale 77, Cory-Rawson 18 Three Rivers Athletic...

Interstate 75 southbound lanes closed

The southbound lanes of Interstate 75 are closed due to an accident north of Hancock County 99, scanner traffic indicated. More details will be posted as they become available.

When the drug crisis hits home

When the drug crisis hits home The heartbreak of 50,000 dead is everywhere No one wants to read about drug addiction, abuse, overdose numbers and young death. Why should they? Why should anyone who is steady, healthy and cogent enough to be combing a newspaper, or scanning news...

Hello, I Must Be Going

Take a picture sweetie/ I ain’t  got time to waste  –  Prince Comes a tale from the daily docket of our newspaper of an unusual driver who allegedly was speeding on a county highway. REALLY speeding. Now, law enforcement officials tell us, correctly,...

Public Record

Fostoria accidents Wednesday: • Caller reported she was struck in the parking lot of a location in the 100 block of South Main Street at 11:47 a.m. Sunday: • Caller reported he was involved in a hit-and-run accident at 7:47 p.m. at the intersection of North Countyline...

Sandra Hummel

Sandra “Sandy” Hummel, age 77, passed away Friday, December 30, 2016 at Shady Lawn Nursing Home. She was born January 19, 1939, in Flat Rock, Ohio the daughter of Russell and Vivian (Frost) Keller. Sandy retired from Ecko Products after 15 years of service. Along with...

Ruth S. Conley

Ruth S. Conley, 89, of Fostoria, died Wednesday morning at her daughter’s residence in Fostoria. She was born October 5, 1927 in Paintsville, Kentucky the daughter of Fred Lee and Rita Bell (Gibson) Fraley. She is survived by her daughter, Violet Stanfield of Fostoria;...

Leon Nye

Leon “Butch” Clifford Nye, 79, of Fostoria, died Tuesday evening at Good Shepherd Home in Fostoria. He was born April 1, 1937 in Fostoria to Ray and Angela (Sauber) Nye. He married Nancy Ellen Burnap on December 3, 1966 and she survives him. He is also survived by his...
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