Prep Roundup: Elmore powers H-L past Falcons

MOUNT BLANCHARD — MaKayla Elmore notched a double-double of 24 points and 10 rebounds with three blocks as Hopewell-Loudon dispatched Riverdale 67-34 for a Blanchard Valley Conference girls basketball win Thursday night. Kenadee Siebenaller (14 points), Emily Pace (13...

Prep Boys Basketball: Smith leads Lake to win over Redmen

By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR MILLBURY — Fostoria High School’s boys basketball team turned in its best performance of the young season on Thursday night. Unfortunately for the Redmen, it still wasn’t enough for them to claim a victory. Lake used an 8-0 run to...

Friday’s Scoreboard

PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL Thursday’s Results Blanchard Valley Conference Arcadia 53, Van Buren 19 Arlington 70, Cory-Rawson 16 Hopewell-Loudon 67, Riverdale 34 Leipsic 44, Vanlue 30 Liberty-Benton 70, Pandora-Gilboa 13 North Baltimore 59, McComb 51 Three Rivers Athletic...

UPDATE: One injured in accident near Fostoria

FOSTORIA — A Fostoria man was injured in a two-vehicle accident this afternoon in Washington Township west of Fostoria. According to the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office, Willy Martin, of Fostoria, was southbound on Township Road 261 around 1:30 p.m. when he drove through a stop...

Findlay man pleads guilty to attempted stabbing of Tiffin officer

A Findlay man pleaded guilty this morning to charges related to a March incident where he attempted to stab a Tiffin police officer. Vincent J. Fedele, 35, of Findlay, pleaded guilty to felonious assault, a first-degree felony, and resisting arrest, a fourth-degree felony,...
Lake Erie Water Intake

Plan to combat algae would bump up water rates

JOHN SEEWER, Associated Press TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Next up in Ohio’s push to combat the harmful algae plaguing Lake Erie and other waterways around the state is a proposal to set new limits on wastewater plants. The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency’s idea is to...
Disney/Fox deal details

Disney buying large part of 21st Century Fox in $52.4B deal 

TALI ARBEL, AP Technology Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Disney is buying a large part of the Murdoch family’s 21st Century Fox for about $52.4 billion in stock, including film and television studios and cable and international TV businesses, as it tries to meet competition from...
News Minute video report, December 14th

News Minute top stories, Dec. 14th

The latest top stories in this News Minute video report for Thursday, December 14th: IRS says Republican plan will save taxpayers money; Kentucky state lawmaker dead in apparent suicide; Moore not conceding, waiting for final vote count; Wintry weather in Michigan.  

Public Record

Fostoria accidents Tuesday: • An East Lytle Street caller reported a female’s legs were ran over by her own vehicle at 6:22 p.m. Officer advised it was a private property accident. arrests Wednesday: • Demetrius Kwame Meekins, 28, 129 Hale St., was arrested for domestic...

‘One Heart Can Change the World’

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER A Fostoria company believes “One Heart Can Change the World.” That heart is beating at the center of POET Biorefining — Fostoria. The local refinery is giving a Christmas to 25 Fostoria City Schools’ students as part of its...