Ohio dumps PARCC test after lackluster first year

By ABBEY NICKEL FOR THE REVIEW TIMES Some regional educators are saying good riddance to some controversial state-mandated tests, after lawmakers scrapped them in the state budget signed on Tuesday night. The Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers tests,...

Man charged in Fostoria couple’s May crash deaths

By ALLISON REAMER FOR THE REVIEW TIMES Bond was posted for a Findlay man after he pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges that he drunkenly drove a pickup truck and caused the deaths of a Fostoria couple on a motorcycle in May. Daniel D. Betts, 37, was indicted Tuesday on two...

Sewing the seeds of growth

BY TOM PERNECKER STAFF WRITER A local enterprise has again partnered with the Greater Fostoria Community Foundation to support and improve the city’s non-profit organizations. With The Mennel Milling Company’s partnership, the GFCF has established a second donor...

Seneca County Opportunity Center planning levy try this November

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER TIFFIN — Seneca County Opportunity Center, Tiffin, will request new millage in November, the first new funds the center for developmentally disabled children and adults has requested in 14 years, center officials told the county commissioners...

Public Record

Fostoria accidents Wednesday: • Caller reported a semi took out a stop sign in the 1000 block of North Main Street. Street department was contacted and the sign was put back up. Tuesday: • Caller reported a pole was hit by a vehicle in the 1000 block of North Countyline...

Lakota grad qualifies for golf national

SYLVANIA — Recent Lakota graduate Makayla Dull has qualified for the Trusted Choice Big I National Championship, one of the country’s top junior golf events. Dull, a four-time All-Ohioan and 2013 Division II state champion at Lakota, carded a 76 in the recent Ohio Big...

Rosetta L. Shaull

Rosetta L. (Barringer) Shaull, 81 of Findlay, passed away Tuesday, June 30, 2015 at Bridge Hospice Care Center, Findlay. She was born October 28, 1933 in Bairdstown, Ohio to the late Claude and Rose Marie (Mathias) Barringer. Rosetta married Clyde “Ike” C. Shaull on...

More than 3,000 in Hancock County sign legal marijuana petition

ResponsibleOhio yesterday delivered 695,273 petition signatures to the Ohio Secretary of State’s Office, including 3,091 signatures from Hancock County, to qualify for the November 2015 ballot. Supporters claim that by the time the legal marijuana market stabilizes in 2020, the...

Man pleads not guilty in Fostoria couple’s crash deaths

A Findlay man pleaded not guilty in Hancock County Common Pleas Court this afternoon to charges that he drunkenly drove a pickup truck and caused the deaths of a Fostoria couple on a motorcycle in May. Daniel D. Betts, 37, was charged Tuesday with two counts of aggravated...