Alda Belle Ritter

Alda Belle Ritter, 92, of Carey, died at 12:15 a.m. Saturday, July 18, 2015 at the Bridge Hospice Care Center in Findlay. Born June 8, 1923 in Arlington, she was the daughter of the late George and Sylvia (Hinton) Longworth. She married Francis M. “Frank” Ritter, Sr....

Joanne C. Seibert

Joanne C. Seibert, 89, of Fostoria, passed away at 5:18 a.m. Friday July 17, 2015 at Blanchard Valley Hospital, Findlay. She was born April 29, 1926 in Toledo to the late George and Florence (Schonn) Corrigan. She married Roger J. Seibert December 27, 1948 at Rosary Cathedral,...

Sharon G. Legg

Sharon G. Legg, age 62, of Weston, died Saturday evening at Wood County Hospital. Her arrangements are pending with Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria. www.mann-harefh.com.

Choi defeats Jang on first extra hole

SYLVANIA (AP) — Ji Leon Choi promised his daughter he would caddie for her until she won the LPGA Tour. Chella Choi isn’t so sure she’s ready to break up the team after winning the Marathon Classic on Sunday. “My father wants to retire because we promise,...

ATV hit by car in Saturday crash

A Fostoria woman and a 6-year-old girl were seriously injured after their ATV was hit by a car Saturday night on Township Road 112 in Seneca County. According to the Fremont Post of the State Highway Patrol, Kimberly Zacharias, 45, of Fostoria, was pushing an ATV west in the...

City cleaning up neighborhoods

BY TOM PERNECKER STAFF WRITER Fostoria is home to approximately 200 vacant buildings. One of which is located at 515 W. Fremont St., next to the home of Justin and Heather Powell. The Fremont Street residence has been a thorn in the Powells’ side for a decade. It is the...

Public Record

Fostoria accidents Saturday: • Caller reported she was involved in an accident at East Tiffin and South Poplar streets at 2:31 p.m. No injuries were reported; a failure to yield citation was issued. Friday: • Caller reported his parked vehicle was stuck by a vehicle on...

Toledo man arrested in Fostoria drug bust

A Toledo man has been arrested after a drug related search warrant was executed at Country Club Inn & Suites. Seneca County Drug Task Force-METRICH Enforcement Unit and officers from the Fostoria Police Division searched room 105 occupied by Darren P. Parks, 29, and Krystal...

Suvery: US companies less optimistic about future sales

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. businesses’ outlook on sales in the coming months has darkened after sales growth slowed in the second quarter, according to a survey released Monday. More companies also expect to cut back on their investment in equipment and buildings in the...
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3-time world champ fights off shark during South Africa comp

AP Photo JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Knocked off his board by an attacking shark, three-time world champion Mick Fanning punched the creature before escaping unharmed during the televised finals of a world surfing competition in South Africa on Sunday. The Australian surfer was...