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Fostoria Kiwanis Club celebrates 90 years

The Fostoria Kiwanis Club celebrated 90 years of service to the community this month. A celebration took place June 12 at the Good Shepherd Home in recognition of the group’s charter on June 1, 1928. Nearly 60 fellow Kiwanians, as well as their families and other members of...
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Wednesday’s Scoreboard

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL American League East Division W L Pct GB New York 48 22 .686 — Boston 49 24 .671 ½ Tampa Bay 33 39 .458 16 Toronto 33 39 .458 16 Baltimore 20 51 .282 28½ Central Division W L Pct GB Cleveland 39 33 .542 — Detroit 36 38 .486 4 Minnesota 31 37 .456...
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Youth baseball: Whitta tops New Riegel 2

Jason Wagner cracked an inside-the-park home run and Blake Hernandez doubled and drove in three runs for Fostoria Whitta Construction as it claimed a 13-12 win over New Riegel 2 on Tuesday in a Seneca County B League youth baseball game. Josh Dible smacked two doubles, singled...

Special Olympics Torch to be carried through Findlay

Several members of local law enforcement agencies will escort the Special Olympics Torch down Findlays Main Street beginning at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday. The torch route will begin at the Findlay State Highway Patrol, 3201 N. Main St., at 3:30 p.m., then proceed south on Main Street,...

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...

Billboards

Milepost 1326 From time to time, I’ve mentioned the guys who are working on the Risdon & Rome model railroad layout who take it on tour every so often.  One day in some casual conversation, they mentioned that they “needed” some things for the layout...
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Public Record

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)...

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...