Five Floridians accused in scheme to sell about $100,000 of meth

Five Floridians are accused of driving from their home state to Hancock County in early June in a scheme to sell about $100,000 worth of methamphetamine. Hancock County Prosecutor Phil Riegle said the amount of meth was between 8,000 and 20,000 doses. A dose of meth ranges from...

Train derails near McCutchenville; no injuries reported

A train derailment has closed Ohio 53 near McCutchenville in Wyandot County this morning. No injuries were reported. ODOT reports the closure is north of Ohio 103 and south of County Highway 16. ODOT is using Ohio 67, Ohio 231, and U.S. 224 as a detour. ODOT officials said Ohio...
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Fostoria arrests Monday: • Justin J.J. Johnson was arrested for a third-degree felony domestic violence charge after a caller requested an officer for a disruptive male on South Main Street. citations Monday: • Officer issued a verbal warning for failure to dim high...

Glenna Goodman

Glenna (Mowery) Goodman, 86, passed away on April 23, 2018. Glenna was born to Loyal and Hazel Mowery Trausch on April 25, 1931. She married Eugene Goodman , who died in 2006. Glenna is survived by her sister, Phyllis (James) Coleman of Fremont; one son, Bradley J. (Peggy)...

Betty J. Jackson

Betty Jackson, age 89, died June 12, 2018 at 5:06 p.m. at Beaumont Hospital in Michigan. Betty Jean Cousin was born on October 21, 1928 to Roy and Alice (Talbot) Cousin in Fostoria. She married Charles Richard Jackson May 11, 1946 who preceded her in death. She was preceded in...

Sally Jo Gordon

Sally Jo Gordon, age 79, of Fostoria, passed away on Sunday, June 17, 2018 at her home. She was born October 9, 1938 in Fostoria to the Merrill K. and Stella (Pinyard) Ward. She is survived by her children, Terry (David) Stevens, of Findlay, Cindy Jo (Daniel) Coppler, of Alvada,...

Billy B. McGough, Sr.

Billy B. McGough, Sr., 73, died at his home on Sunday, June 17, 2018. He was born on July 8, 1944 in Fostoria to the late Joseph H. and Ruth I. (Courtney) McGough. Friends and family will be welcomed to the Herman-Veh Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Gibsonburg on...

Mary Lou Hiser

Mary Lou Hiser, age 70, of North Baltimore, passed away on Sunday, June 17, 2018 at her home. Funeral arrangements are pending with Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, in Fostoria.
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Fostoria women hurt in crash

Two Fostoria women were injured in a two-vehicle accident on West Ohio 18 in front of I.C. Treats-N-Things Sunday afternoon. Mimi Green, 21, was traveling westbound on Ohio 18 in a 2006 Chevrolet HHR when she attempted to turn left into the ice cream shop and was struck by Carol...
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Gas program set to get third reading

By LYDIA BAULER STAFF WRITER The public is invited to a second public meeting tonight at 5:30 p.m. in council chambers as Fostoria considers entering into a natural gas aggregation program that could save residents money. A set of ordinances authorizing the city to join the...