Basil Huff Jr.

Basil Huff Jr., 64, of Fostoria, died early Friday morning at ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital. Services are pending with MANN-HARE-HOENING FUNERAL HOME: www.mann-harefh.com.

Marlene L. Shumaker

Marlene L. Shumaker, 78, of Fostoria, passed away unexpectedly at her home. She was born September 25, 1936 in Fostoria to the late Mark D. and Helen L. (Craley) Aungst. She married James A. Shumaker on February 25, 1956 at High Street United Methodist Church, Fostoria. He died...

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Fostoria arrests Friday: • Robert R. Drake, 35, 516 College Ave., was arrested for driving under influence. • Blaine E. Sheridan, 24, 935 North Main St., was arrested on warrant out of Tiffin. • Trevor S. Scott, 44, 12400 West Axline St., was arrested at a field...

Townhouses receive $28 million for major overhaul

By CHASE WILL STAFF WRITER Affordable housing is about to become brighter as all 40 units at a Fostoria housing complex will soon undergo renovations. Future residents of Fostoria Townhouses will experience a wide array of new luxuries thanks to a $28 million grant approved by...
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Lost New Mexico kitten ends up in Maine

Buy AP Photo Reprints WESTBROOK, Maine (AP) — A New Mexico woman’s missing kitten has been located in Maine, although exactly how the feline made the 2,300-mile trip remains a mystery. The female kitten, named Spice, was turned into the Animal Refuge League in...

South Carolina Man Wins ‘Jeopardy!’ Tournament

NEW YORK (AP) — A technology consultant from Florence, South Carolina, has bragging rights as the king of kings on “Jeopardy!” Ben Ingram won $250,000 in the two-day final on the game show’s Tournament of Champions, televised on Friday. He beat Arthur Chu of...
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Giraffes on a plane? Most Wanted list released

AAA Nov. 21, 2014 9:57 AM ETGiraffes on a plane? Most Wanted list released FILE – In this Saturday, Jan. 14, 2012 file photo, a giraffe walks past an Acacia tree, their principal source of food, at Crescent Island Wildlife Sanctuary on Lake Naivasha, Kenya. The...
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Seagull with dart through neck spotted at park

In this Oct. 19, 2014, photo, a seagull is photographed with a dart through its neck in Wenatchee, Wash. The dart appears to be 4 to 5-inches long and it is believed to have come from a dart gun, according to Sgt. Jody White with the Wenatchee Valley Humane Society. The Humane...
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Ex-state worker charged with stealing 610 helmets

Buy AP Photo Reprints HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A former Pennsylvania state worker has been accused of stealing 610 combat helmets and faces federal charges. The Philadelphia Inquirer (http://bit.ly/1xXwawi ) says 43-year-old Marietta resident Michael Gantz worked as an...

Sears, Duren Lead Yale Past Illinois-Chicago 70-58

KENT, Ohio (AP) — Justin Sears scored 16 points and Javier Duren added 15 with seven rebounds and six assists as Yale defeated Illinois-Chicago 70-58 on Friday in the Men Against Breast Cancer Classic. Yale shot 44.2 percent from the field and hit 9 of 20 3-point attempts. Armani...