Threat reported at Lakota School

KANSAS — Parents of Lakota Local Schools students received a recorded call Thursday afternoon from Superintendent Chad Coffman reporting a threat situation at the school. “This morning a student reported to the administration that another student had made threatening...
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Area Sports: Fostoria junior baseball, softball registration scheduled

Registration sessions for the Fostoria Junior Athletic Association’s Junior Baseball and Softball programs are scheduled for the next two Saturdays at the Geary Family YMCA. Players ages 6 through 14 may play baseball in one of five divisions, with fees ranging from $45 to...
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Prep Roundup: New Riegel nets share of SBC River crown

NEW RIEGEL — New Riegel’s boys basketball team clinched a share of the Sandusky Bay Conference River Division title in a thrilling fashion by outlasting Fremont St. Joseph 58-55 in overtime Thursday. The Blue Jackets (11-11, 7-3 SBC River) will share the title with...
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Friday’s Scoreboard

PREP HOCKEY Northwest District Tournament AT Tam-O-Shanter FIRST ROUND (10) Maumee 5, (11) Toledo Whitmer 3 (6) Anthony Wayne 6, (9) Perrysburg 0 (7) Sylvania Southview 7, (8) Oregon Clay 6, OT DISTRICT QUARTERFINALS (1) Toledo St. Francis 12, (10) Maumee 0 (4) Findlay 4, (6)...
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Boys Basketball: Redmen fall to Otsego, 49-39

  By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR TONTOGANY — Otsego coach Jim Bostdorff was less than thrilled with his team’s performance in its 49-39 victory over Fostoria High School in Thursday night’s Northern Buckeye Conference boys basketball game. FHS coach Thom...

Fostoria man faces child pornography charge

FOSTORIA — A Fostoria man was arrested Thursday on a charge related to child pornography. Charles B. O’Neill, 58, 1023 Gerlock Drive, is facing charges of pandering obscenity involving a minor, a second-degree felony. Fostoria police and the Ohio Bureau of Criminal...
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Ohio senator seeks review of medical pot growers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A state lawmaker moved Thursday to force a thorough review of Ohio’s medical marijuana program as questions pile up over its process for selecting grower applicants. Republican Sen. Bill Coley, of Cincinnati, proposed legislation that would require...
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Groundbreaking planned for April

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Fostoria City Schools is one step closer to witnessing a dream-come-true. Representatives with Garmann Miller & Associates and Shook Touchstone gave a brief presentation on the building project during Wednesday’s board of education meeting....

3 Carey men injured in Seneca County crash

Three Carey men were injured in a single-vehicle crash Wednesday night on Big Spring Township 93, near Seneca County 52, according to the Fremont post of the State Highway Patrol. At approximately 9:28 p.m. Wednesday, a 1995 Chevrolet S10 driven by Zachery Brodman, 21, of Carey,...

The Elusive Wooden Railroad Tower in Arcadia, Ohio

Milepost 1287 Sometimes it seems like the less likely you are to finding something, the more likely you are to dig harder and deeper.  That’s the case with the elusive Arcadia, Ohio, crossing tower.  I’ve written about the tower previously and how I had at...
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