Board seeking levy renewal

By ERIC SCHAADT Staff Writer ARCADIA — Arcadia school officials are taking steps to place a levy renewal before school district voters next spring. The school board on Wednesday set in motion a resolution of necessity to calculate the millage needed for a renewal emergency...

William Goddard

William “Bill” Goddard, 78, of Findlay, Ohio, passed away Tuesday, December 19, 2017 at Birchaven Village, Findlay, Ohio. Arrangements pending at Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home, Fostoria.

Ralph E. Gilliland

Ralph E. “Bud” Gilliland, 91 of Fostoria, passed away on Thursday, December 21, 2017 at Good Shepherd Home in Fostoria. Funeral arrangements are pending with Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria.

NOX US facing $500K in safety violation penalties

By BRIAN BOHNERT SENIOR STAFF WRITER NOX US faces more than $500,000 in penalties for safety violations the U.S. Department of Labor says contributed to two employee injuries earlier this year. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) on Thursday cited the South...

Public Record

Fostoria citations Tuesday: • Officer issued a citation for improper lane change following a report of a non-injury crash at South Countyline and West Tiffin streets at 7:16 a.m. thefts Monday: • An East Fourth Street complainant reported items were stolen from the...

Commissioners approve a $17.5M general fund budget

By RON CRAIG STAFF WRITER During a special meeting Thursday afternoon, Seneca County commissioners approved a general fund budget with projected revenues of $17.5 million and expenditures of just over $16.8 million. “The big takeaway from all this is that we will have a...

Girls Basketball: Lake tops Lady Red in foul fest

By ANDY WOLF STAFF WRITER Lake got to the free-throw line twice as many times as Fostoria’s girls basketball team did in the first quarter Thursday and, as a result, led 26-12. The Flyers maintained a double-digit lead the rest of the way in defeating the Lady Red 77-61 in...

Prep Roundup: Another big night for Elmore

BASCOM — Freshman Makayla Elmore had a dominating performance with a double-double Thursday night to power Hopewell-Loudon to a 59-25 Blanchard Valley Conference girls basketball victory over McComb. The 6-foot-4 Elmore drained 11 of 19 field goal attempts and went 8 of 10...

Friday’s Scoreboard

PREP GIRLS BASKETBALL Thursday’s Results Blanchard Valley Conference Arlington 68, North Baltimore 23 Hopewell-Loudon 59, McComb 25 Leipsic 69, Pandora-Gilboa 29 Liberty-Benton 69, Arcadia 41 Riverdale 50, Vanlue 46 Van Buren 58, Cory-Rawson 23 Three Rivers Athletic...

Fostoria tile manufacturer faces $514,236 in penalties for safety violations

NOX US faces more than $500,000 in proposed penalties after inspectors from the U.S. Department of Labor cited the company for machine safety violations. According to a news release from the U.S. Department of Labor, inspectors from the Occupational Safety and Health...