Absentee voting starts Wednesday

The deadline to register to vote in the Nov. 7 election was Tuesday, and absentee voting for the election begins Wednesday. Early in-person absentee voting for the general election will begin Wednesday in the Hancock County election board’s office, which will be open the...

Injury crash reported on U.S. 23 southbound near Carey

CAREY — A one-car crash on southbound U.S. 23 near Carey injured at least one person Tuesday morning. Additional details were not available Tuesday night from the Wyandot County Sheriff’s Office.
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One dead, one injured in fiery crash

One Fostoria man was killed and another injured Monday afternoon in a fiery head-on crash on Ohio 12, just east of Fostoria. A 2015 white Dodge Durango driven by Lee F. McCumber, 40, of Fostoria was traveling east on Ohio 12 in the opposite lane of travel. The Durango hit head-on...
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Public Record

Fostoria arrests Monday: • Samara Durst, 38, last listed address 249 Lewis St., was arrested on a warrant out of Seneca County. miscellaneous Monday: • Caller reported a disturbance at a South Wood Street location between and male and female subject where the male possibly threw...
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Student athlete honored

By RON CRAIG STAFF WRITER An eighth-grade student at Lakota Local Schools was honored Monday night for his acts of great sportsmanship at a Sept. 30 track meet in Old Fort. As his parents looked on, Kiefer Shultz was presented a certificate during Lakota’s board of...
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Speaker of Ohio House visits museum and FLC

By RON CRAIG STAFF WRITER During a special Columbus Day meeting of the Seneca County Commissioners, conducted at the Seneca County Museum, Speaker of the Ohio House of Representatives Cliff Rosenberger dropped in to let county officials know the House is working for county...

Julia M. Snyder

Julia “Julie” M. Snyder, 100 of Fremont, OH, passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 7, 2017 at Good Shepherd Nursing Home in Fostoria, OH. She was born on August 29, 1917 in Norwalk, OH, the daughter of Nicholas and Milka (Torbica) Minich. Julie worked at Clauss...

John R. Bugner

John Robert Bugner, Lt Col, US Air Force (retired), 71 of Shiloh, IL, born December 20, 1945 in Fostoria, Ohio, passed away October 6, 2017 at Memorial Hospital in Belleville, IL. John grew up in Fostoria, Ohio, and graduated from St. Wendelin High School. He attended the United...
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Prep Roundup: L-B beats Arcadia, wins BVC volleyball title

ARCADIA — Liberty-Benton’s unbeaten and state-ranked volleyball team completed a perfect run through the Blanchard Valley Conference as the Eagles beat Arcadia 25-17, 25-17, 25-21 on Monday. The Eagles, ranked No. 7 in the latest Division III coaches poll, improved to...
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Tuesday’s Scoreboard

PREP FOOTBALL Weekly AP Poll Division I 1. Cincinnati St. Xavier (10) 7-0 237 2. Cleveland St. Ignatius (13) 7-0 232 3. Lakewood St. Edward (2) 7-0 202 4. Centerville 7-0 168 5. Toledo Whitmer (1) 7-0 154 6. Canton Mckinley 7-0 128 7. Hilliard Bradley 7-0 94 8. Mentor 6-1 59 9....