Big chill taking hold

from staff and wire reports Area schools began delaying the start of today’s classes late Tuesday evening due to the frigid temperatures and icy conditions awaiting students and staff. Hopewell-Loudon and Seneca County School of Opportunity were among a half dozen on a...

Fostoria man pleads guilty to assaulting police officer

A Fostoria man indicted on a charge of assault for attacking a Fostoria police officer in July recently pleaded guilty to the charge. Peter F. Goldsmith, 45, 136 Bradner St., was sentenced to two years community control after his plea of guilty to the fourth-degree felony in...

Connie S. Hayes

Connie S. Hayes, 54, of Fostoria, passed away 8:53 p.m. Thursday, January 1, 2015 at ProMedica Fremont Memorial Hospital. She was born December 3, 1960 in Chicago, Illinois. Her parents were Bernie Feehan of Fostoria and the late Louise (Watson) Feehan. She married John E. Hayes...

Inez Pingle

Inez Pingle passed away at the age of 98 on Jan. 3 at Good Shepherd Nursinsg Home. Arragements are pending at the Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home.

Rightnowar lifts Genoa by Fostoria

By ANDY WOLF SPORTS WRITER Having trailed the entire fourth quarter, Genoa put the ball in the hands of senior Luke Rightnowar with 1:27 to play. Not only did he score the final six points for the Comets, but his 3-pointer with 40 seconds remaining proved to be the proverbial...

Mohawks drop two wrestling dual matches

ATTICA — Rob Park and Maco Gonzales each went 2-0 but St. Wendelin dropped a pair of dual matches to Seneca East and the combined team of Ridgedale and Fremont St. Joseph. The Mohawks fell 36-22 to the Tigers and lost 36-18 against Ridgedale and St. Joseph. Park (195)...

Public Record

Fostoria accidents Sunday: • A caller from Williams Mobile Home Park reported that his vehicle was struck by another vehicle that left the area. The other vehicle returned to the scene and a private property report was to be completed. arrests Sunday: • Joseph J....

Don’t get duped by dastardly deed

Seneca County Recorder Mike Dell wants to warn new homeowners of a scam that has been occurring in the Fostoria area. “What’s happening is that these people (behind the scam) are watching the real estate transfers in the paper and are sending letters to the...

Plans for addiction recovery house cause uproar

State Rep. Robert C. Sprague and Findlay Mayor Lydia Mihalik said Monday they do not support plans to have an addiction recovery house at 1900 Greendale Ave. The two gave their opinions on the Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services board’s plans for the house, during...

Woman sues over use of her school photo on novelty flask

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico woman is suing a novelty products maker over a flask that includes her likeness and the phrase, “I’m going to be the most popular girl in rehab.” The Santa Fe New Mexican reports (http://goo.gl/j8MdZk) Veronica Vigil...