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First Fowlers are Starting to Make their Way into the Retail System

Milepost 1276 Back at Milepost 1258, I shared more information about the new Fowler boxcar from Accurail.  They are now in production and the first “real” models of them are beginning to find their way onto hobby shop shelves and into modelers’ hands. ...
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Saturday’s Scoreboard

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL Friday’s Results Blanchard Valley Conference Arlington 58, Liberty-Benton 47 Hopewell-Loudon 56, Cory-Rawson 46 Leipsic 56, Vanlue 52 Pandora-Gilboa 51, North Baltimore 43 Riverdale 55, Arcadia 30 Three Rivers Athletic Conference Oregon Clay 61, Fremont...
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Boys Basketball Roundup: Simonis powers H-L to win over Cory-Rawson

BASCOM — Six players chipped in six points apiece for Hopewell-Loudon as the Chieftains defeated Cory-Rawson 56-46 for a Blanchard Valley Conference boys basketball win Friday. Jake Simonis drained four 3-pointers en route 18 points to lead the Chieftains (8-4, 4-1 BVC) and...
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Boys Basketball: Late miss sinks Blue Jackets

By SHANNON DOVE STAFF WRITER OLD FORT — The play wasn’t drawn up for New Riegel’s Ben Dryfuse but the senior forward ended up with the ball in the right corner and a good look at the basket from 3-point range as the final seconds of the fourth quarter ticked...
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NBC Basketball: Genoa whips Fostoria 86-37

By SCOTT COTTOS STAFF WRITER GENOA — Fostoria High School turned the ball over on its first possession of the game and then did so three straight times a few minutes later. Midway through the third quarter, Genoa’s Caleb McGeorge hoisted a 3-pointer and saw it bash...
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Prep Wrestling: Lakota, H-L duos headline VBI 40th anniversary team

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR Tonight, the 40th team championship will be won and 14 wrestlers will add their name to a long list of Van Buren Invitational individual champions. There have been some outstanding wrestlers in the tournament during its 40-year run. The list of...
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Prep Wrestling: Van Buren’s Ludwig hoping to win on home mats

By JAMIE BAKER SPORTS EDITOR VAN BUREN — There would be nothing sweeter for Van Buren senior Tyler Ludwig than to finish on top at home one more time. After Friday’s first day of the 40th Van Buren Invitational, he’s halfway there. Ludwig racked up a pair of...
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Public Record

Fostoria accidents Friday: • A female caller reported her vehicle was struck at 12:46 p.m. while in the drive-thru lane at a North Countline Street restaurant. Thursday: • Driver struck a deer in the 900 block of Springville Avenue at 7:02 p.m. arrests Friday: •...
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Fostoria pupils go back to school

Fostoria Junior/Senior High School students came back to school this week after a small fire temporarily closed the building. Officials are asking parents and students to keep in mind the flow of traffic in the next several weeks to ensure as easy and efficient of a transition...
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Saddle up for some fun

The Greater Fostoria Community Foundation, Inc. is offering table sponsorships for its “Country Mardi Gras Returns! fundraiser. The event is from 6-11 p.m. Feb. 23 at Stacy’s Place, 625 Plaza Drive. The GFCF Mardi Gras has become the “must-attend” party of...
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