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Sen. Al Franken steps down, takes shot at Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., and the allegations of sexual misconduct against him (all times local): 8 p.m. Sen. Al Franken has reluctantly announced he’s resigning from Congress, succumbing to a torrent of sexual harassment allegations. But the...

John Dorsey named Browns GM

After the Cleveland Browns fired Executive VP Sashi Brown Thursday, the franchise named John Dorsey as General Manager, just hours later.  

Friday’s Scoreboard

PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL Thursday’s Results Blanchard Valley Conference Arcadia 71, Cory-Rawson 20 Arlington 62, Vanlue 36 Hopewell-Loudon 54, Van Buren 29 Leipsic 62, McComb 32 Liberty-Benton 69, Riverdale 30 North Baltimore 53, Pandora-Gilboa 36 Three Rivers Athletic...

Boys basketball: H-L freshmen win

Hopewell-Loudon’s freshman boys basketball team rolled to a 43-19 win over Van Buren. Caleb Simonis led three Chieftains in double figures with 15 points. C.J. Smith scored 11 points and Bryce Arbogast added 10.

Prep roundup: Elmwood girls swamp Lake

MILLBURY — Zoe Shank scored a game-high 19 points and added seven rebounds as Elmwood outlasted Lake 50-44 in a Northern Buckeye Conference girls basketball game Thursday. Jill Hannah added 15 points, including going 9 of 10 from the free-throw line in the fourth quarter,...

Girls basketball: Eastwood blitzes Fostoria

      By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR After a 58-38 loss to Oak Harbor two days ago, Eastwood’s girls basketball team was looking for a better performance on Thursday night. And the Eagles got just that as they hammered Fostoria High School 88-45 in a Northern...

NOX planning multimillion expansion

By BRIAN BOHNERT SENIOR STAFF WRITER NOX US will hire an additional 50 workers within the next year as part of a multimillion-dollar commitment to its Fostoria plant. On Thursday, representatives of the South Korean vinyl tile maker announced plans to invest tens of millions of...

Lunch at Longfellow

BRIAN BOHNERT / the Review Times Fostoria Police Officer Adam Nelson (left) talks to Longfellow School students Thursday afternoon during lunch in the school’s cafeteria. Parents and guardians were invited to Longfellow Thursday to have lunch with their little learners....

Hancock general fund budget to include raises for county employees

By JIM MAURER for the Review Times Hancock County’s $26 million general fund budget for 2018, which the county commissioners are likely to approve on Dec. 21, includes a 2 percent raise for county employees. The pay increase is similar to what unionized employees at the...

Mary Ellen Smith

Mary Ellen Smith, 87, of Fostoria, Ohio, went to be with her Lord, husband and loved ones on Thursday, December 07, 2017 at ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital. She was born June 14, 1930 in Hamenburg, Ohio to Clarence and Ruth V. (Cook) Hunt. She married Gerold E. Smith on...