Prep wrestling: Kiser takes charge of FHS wrestling program

By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR Justin Kiser does not have quantity at hand in his first year as Fostoria High School’s head wrestling coach. But he believes he does have some quality to work with to help advance the school’s wrestling program. “We can get a few,...

Prep basketball: Gillig going strong for New Riegel

      By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR Brianna Gillig, like most players, began her high school basketball career in a complementary role. She contributed to New Riegel’s run to the Division IV regional semifinals, but the go-to Blue Jackets were senior...

Accident reported near Arcadia

ARCADIA – An injury accident was reported shortly after 9 p.m. tonight on Hancock County 216, a mile east of Arcadia. Scanner reports indicate a vehicle drove into a ditch, and two occupants reported minor injuries. Additional details will be reported as they become available.

Hancock sales taxes experiencing up-and-down year so far

It has been a see-saw for Hancock County sales tax receipts in recent months with a slight increase one month and a slight decrease the next. For the year, receipts are slightly higher than 2016, according to information from the county auditor’s office. Sales tax revenue for...
Spry Living Dec-2017 with Octavia Spencer

Spry Living ‘Make Room for Joy’ December ‘zine

Make Room for Joy Exclusive with Octavia Spencer, shares her cherished Christmas Traditions! (Actress Octavia Spencer from the Montgomery, Alabama area –stars in the movie The Shape of Water)  
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Video: ‘Star Wars’ mania grips London

“Star Wars: The Last Jedi” cast members including Mark Hamill, Daisy Ridley and John Boyega hit the red carpet at ‘s Royal Albert Hall for the film’s star-studded European premiere.
Roy Moore, Senate Candidate Alabama

Senate Surprise: Red-State Alabama Elects Jones

Democrat Doug Jones won a narrow but stunning victory in Alabama’s Senate race, defeating Republican Roy Moore in the heavily Republican state. (Dec. 13) Analysis: Trump bets on Moore and suffers stinging defeat JULIE PACE, AP Washington Bureau Chief WASHINGTON (AP) —...
Ask Alexa: Holiday Shopping

Alexa, can I do my holiday shopping through you?

JOSEPH PISANI, AP Retail Writer NEW YORK (AP) — It was a few weeks before Christmas and time to put my voice assistant to the test: Could I just shout out the gifts I needed to buy without having to get on a smartphone or computer? Alexa, the virtual assistant inside my Echo Dot,...
Browns WR Josh Gordon - X-Factor

Ravens vs. Browns preview | “NFL Now” video

Get the biggest keys to the game and biggest X-factors in this match-up between AFC North division rivals the Baltimore Ravens and Cleveland Browns.