Public Record

Fostoria citations Friday: • Officer issued a citation for driving under suspension following a traffic stop at an East Tiffin Street location. thefts Friday: • Complainant reported his PS3 was taken from a West Lytle Street location; advised he was sent a notice that...

Dick’s Auto Supply hosts car show

Dick’s Auto Supply, 601 Plaza Dr., will host a car show from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. today. According to a news release, entry admission is $10 with all proceeds going to benefit DayBreak of Fostoria, Inc. Trophies will be awarded for people’s choice, mayor’s choice,...

VB to try levy again

Come November, Van Buren School District residents will have a chance to show support or vote down a $28.7 million school improvement levy. The Van Buren school board on Thursday night approved sending the 7-mill, 30-year tax to the Hancock County Board of Elections. “Now...
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Houston WR Andre Johnson reports to camp

Houston Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson smiles as he answers a question after reporting for NFL football training camp Friday, July 25, 2014, in Houston. The Texans begin practices Saturday. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip) Houston Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson smiles as he...
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Gronk’s back: Star tight end practices with Pats

New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski runs with the ball after catching a pass during an NFL football training camp in Foxborough, Mass., Friday, July 25, 2014. (AP Photo) New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski runs with the ball after catching a pass during an NFL...
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Dallas Cowboys LB McClain convicted in Alabama

Dallas Cowboys linebacker Rolando McClain leaves court in Decatur, Ala., Friday, July 25, 2014. McClain was convicted of resisting arrest and disorderly conduct.. (AP Photo/The Decatur Daily, John Godbey) Dallas Cowboys linebacker Rolando McClain leaves court in Decatur, Ala.,...
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Marshawn Lynch missing as Seahawks camp begins

Seattle Seahawks’ Christine Michael motions at an NFL football camp practice Friday, July 25, 2014, in Renton, Wash. (AP Photo) Seattle Seahawks’ Christine Michael motions at an NFL football camp practice Friday, July 25, 2014, in Renton, Wash. (AP Photo) Seattle...
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Browns’ Manziel: “I’ve made some rookie mistakes”

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel talks to reporters on the eve of the first practice at the NFL football team’s training camp in Berea, Ohio, Friday, July 25, 2014. (AP Photo) Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel talks to reporters on the eve of the first...
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‘Wide Awake in Slumberland: The Art of Winsor McCay,’ by Katherine Roeder

Wide Awake in Slumberland: Fantasy, Mass Culture, and Modernism in the Art of Winsor McCay” by Katherine Roeder (Univ. Press of Mississippi/Univ. Press of Mississippi) By Dennis Drabelle July 25 at 10:41 AM WIDE AWAKE IN SLUMBERLAND Fantasy, Mass Culture, and Modernism in...
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Book review: “I Heard My Country Calling,” by James Webb

James Webb, Platoon command post, Henderson Hill, April 1969 (Courtesy of James Webb) By Elizabeth D. Samet July 25 at 10:41 AM Reviewed by Elizabeth D. Samet“I Heard My Country Calling” is an embattled book by a man who has long been a fighter — inside the ring and out. Shaped...