Facts and figures on the Philippines

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippines is holding general elections Monday to elect a president and vice president and other congressional representatives nationwide. Here are some facts and figures about the country: GEOGRAPHY: An archipelago of 7,107 islands flanked...

Utah light rail train derails, hurts 4 passengers

SOUTH SALT LAKE, Utah (AP) — Authorities in Utah say four people were hurt Sunday when a Salt Lake City-area passenger train derailed. A spokesman for South Salt Lake police said at least two people aboard the light rail train were in serious condition after the derailment....

St. Wendelin modernizing operations

By Ron Craig STAFF WRITER St. Wendelin continues to make improvements to its parish and its school, modernizing and streamlining operations of both entities and making for better experiences for parishioners and students. Matt Meyers, director of parish and schools, and school...

Public Record

Fostoria accidents Saturday: • Police were called at 11:37 a.m. to a two-vehicle non-injury accident in the 200 block of East South Street. Under investigation. • At 8:23 p.m., police responded to an accident in the 800 block of North Union Street. Under...

Raul Vasquez

Raul Vasquez Jr., 62, of Fostoria, passed away at noon Saturday, May 7, 2016, at Bridge Hospice Care Center, Findlay. Arrangements are pending at Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria.

James E. Pine

James E. Pine, age 87, of Fostoria, Ohio, formerly of Risingsun, Ohio, passed away on Sunday, May 8, 2016, at the Good Shepherd Nursing Home in Fostoria, Ohio. Arrangements are pending at Barndt Funeral Home in Wayne, Ohio.

Lucille Hammer

Lucille Hammer was born February 27, 1923 to Florian J. and Emma (Brickner) Frankart Sr. in Fostoria. She graduated from New Riegel High School in 1941 and worked at Autolite and Montgomery Ward in Fostoria. She married Robert J. Hammer on April 20, 1948 at St. Wendelin Catholic...

James E. Hagenmaier

James E. Hagenmaier, 78, of Fostoria, passed away at 12:05 pm Saturday May 7, 2016 at Good Shepherd Home, Fostoria after a 5 year battle with ALS. He was born January 31, 1938 in Mt. Gilead, OH to the late Doller C. and Alma (Werley) Hagenmaier. He married Nancy H. Bostic July...

Monday’s scoreboard

PREP SOFTBALL Saturday’s District Game Division I MAUMEE DISTRICT Fremont Ross 15, Toledo Start 0 Monday’s District Games Division IV SHELBY DISTRICT (11) Norwalk St. Paul at (9) South Central, 5 (10) Western Reserve at (5) Crestline, 5 (13) Mansfield St....

Prep track: Clouse leads Old Fort girls at Fremont Ross

FREMONT — Old Fort’s Jenna Clouse finished third in both hurdles races at Saturday’s Fremont Ross Little Giant Invitational. Clouse, a freshman, posted a time of 17.61 in the 100 intermediate hurdles and crossed the finish line in 49.48 in the 300 low hurdles....