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Thursday’s Scoreboard

PREP FOOTBALL Friday’s Games Blanchard Valley Conference Arlington at Leipsic Cory-Rawson at Pandora-Gilboa Hopewell-Loudon at Riverdale McComb at Liberty-Benton North Baltimore at Vanlue Van Buren at Arcadia Three Rivers Athletic Conference Findlay at Toledo Whitmer Lima...
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District girls soccer: Riverdale nips Van Buren

By BRANDON SHRIDER Staff Writer Three of the last four Division III girls soccer Findlay district finals have been Liberty-Benton versus Riverdale thrillers. Each final between the two schools has been decided by one goal, and every time, Liberty-Benton came out on top. However,...
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Prep football: Winning season on the line for Redmen at Genoa

      By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR Last Friday’s 55-27 thrashing at Rossford’s hands was the last thing Fostoria High School football coach Derek Kidwell wanted or expected on senior night at Memorial Stadium. But slow starts have become a trend for...

Freeze warning, frost advisory issued for area

Below-freezing temperatures are descending upon northwest Ohio for the first time this season, bringing with them the first chance of a hard freeze for area plants and vegetation. As a result, the National Weather Service has issued a freeze warning that includes Hancock, Hardin,...
DeShone Kizer Browns starting QB again
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Browns-QB Roulette, Kizer to start

Browns going back to rookie QB Kizer to start in London Browns rookie quarterback DeShone Kizer will start this week’s game in London against the Minnesota Vikings. Kizer has been benched three times in the past three weeks by coach Hue Jackson, who has been upset with the...
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Former Fostoria coach sentenced in sexting case

By BRIAN BOHNERT SENIOR STAFF WRITER A former staff member with Fostoria City Schools was found guilty of sending explicit photographs to students and leaving his own children in deplorable conditions. Nelson J. Cousin, 28, was found guilty of three counts of contributing to the...

Verna M. Claypool

Verna M. Claypool, 87 of Fostoria, passed away on Monday, October 23, 2017 at the Bridge Hospice Care Center in Findlay. Verna was born on November 25, 1929 in Tiffin, Ohio, to Kenneth and Evelyn (Cockrell) Boucher. She is one of three children in her family, with one brother,...
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Public Record

Fostoria accidents Friday: • Caller reported a private property accident in the 100 block of West North Street at 1:08 p.m. Thursday: • Caller reported a vehicle did damage to the boulevard in the 400 block of East Tiffin Street at 6:47 p.m.; believed the subject was...
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Commissioner: Disaster shelter list needs updating

By RON CRAIG STAFF WRITER Seneca County Commissioners on Tuesday approved the sending of a letter to the Red Cross, asking them to update a listing of disaster shelters in the county. Commissioner Shayne Thomas said the list has not been updated in some time and changes in...
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Wanted: MORE reading mentors

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Fostoria Intermediate Elementary School is looking for MORE adults to mentor in a reading intervention program for students. For the past six years, FIES has been working with students to increase their reading levels and build their confidence...