City woman arraigned on drug charges

A Fostoria woman arrested Saturday on felony drug charges was arraigned in Tiffin-Fostoria Municipal Court Tuesday. Maleta Kirk, 52, 404 E. Tiffin St., is charged with one count of possession of criminal tools, a fifth-degree felony, and one count of trafficking in drugs, a...

Fire chief to speak at Safety Council

Safety Council Fostoria Fire Chief Keith Loreno will be the guest speaker at today’s Fostoria Safety Council Meeting at ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital. At the 11:30 a.m. meeting, Loreno will speak on the topic: “CPR: Saving Lives, the public responder before...

New state tests ahead for next year

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER Fostoria schools Superintendent Andrew Sprang focused on the change to a new state assessment test next year during his “state of the schools” address Tuesday during the board’s regular meeting. The Partnership for Assessment of...

Public Record

Fostoria accidents Monday: • Caller reported a three-car accident on Findlay Street at 8:55 p.m. Officer was unable to locate the crash. arrests Tuesday: • Shane A. Marker, 39, 146 E. Tiffin St., was arrested on an active warrant. • Justine E. Donaldson, 43, 612 S. Union St., was...

Salisbury Post Sold To Alabama-based Affiliate

SALISBURY, N.C. (AP) — A newly formed affiliate of Alabama-based Boone Newspapers has completed the purchase of the Salisbury Post. The newspaper reports Salisbury Newsmedia LLC completed the purchase Tuesday. The new company bought the Post, the Davie County Enterprise-Record...

Music death suspect compared self to rape victim

Defendant Michael Dunn is brought into the courtroom just before 5 p.m., where Judge Russell Healey announced that the jury was deadlocked on charge one and have verdicts on the other four charges as they deliberate in the trial of Dunn, Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, for the shooting...

Lottery winners urged to avoid big purchases

The $400 miliion Powerball jackpot tops the list of lottery payouts in this convenience store in the Minneapolis skyway system, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. Jackpots like Wednesday’s anticipated $400 million Powerball can grant a lot of wishes. Should a winner have but one...

James scores 42, Heat pull away from Mavs 117-106

AP Photo/LM Otero DALLAS (AP) — LeBron James scored a season-high 42 points and the Miami Heat tuned up for a showdown with Oklahoma City by beating the Dallas Mavericks 117-106 Tuesday night. James, who had his first 40-point game of the season, scored the first eight...

Loving Must Help Out Struggling Buckeyes Offense

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — For a team that is ranked No. 24 and has won 20 of its 26 games, the Ohio State Buckeyes sure are thrilled that substitute forward Marc Loving finally hit a couple of shots. The Buckeyes, for long stretches, still are having problems with their shooting. In...

NFL reminds teams to mind combine questions

AP Photo/L.G. Patterson INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — NFL teams will spend this week’s annual scouting combine trying to get answers out of college prospects. They will need to tread carefully. A year ago, three players contended they were awkwardly asked about topics that...