Wildcats bounce Lady Red by 10

By MATT NYE SPORTS WRITER Fostoria High School found itself in a winnable game against Woodmore Friday night, but the Lady Red couldn’t quite make it happen and dropped a 60-50 Northern Buckeye Conference decision. FHS cut the Wildcats’ 28-19 halftime lead to 40-35...

Keiffer gets military nod

Senator Sherrod Brown today announced his nomination of 50 Ohio students from 35 Ohio counties to attend a U.S. Military Service Academy. Included in his list is Mikael Keiffer of Fostoria, Hancock County. Keiffer attends Arcadia High School. “Ohio schools are training...

Terra pins nursing students

The ninth graduating class of Terra State Community College’s Associate Degree Nursing program received their nursing pins during a ceremony Dec. 18 at the college. Susan Kajfasz, MSN, RN, CNS, NE-BC, Assistant Professor of Nursing at Terra, was chosen by the graduating...

Benefit for fire victims slated at New Nest

Relatives of the woman who lost everything in a mobile home fire last week will host a benefit on her behalf at The New Nest later this month. In an effort to raise money for Desirae Keeran, resident of a mobile home that caught fire at Nye’s Trailer Park last Thursday,...

Mohawk steals victory from St. Wendelin, 58-48

By SHANNON DOVE sports writer Much like the Detroit Lions or the Cleveland Browns in the NFL, St. Wendelin let this one get away in high school boys basketball. Two short jump shots by Hunter Fitschen and a Mitch Parker steal and layup put Mohawk up 43-40 midway through the...

St. Wendelin boys’ basketball start time changed

The starting times for today’s St. Wendelin home boys basketball games against Mohawk have been changed. The junior varsity contest will begin at 4:30 p.m. with the varsity contest to follow.

I-75 accident slows traffic near Jerry City Road

The Ohio State Highway Patrol is responding to an accident on Interstate 75 southbound that is slowing traffic near Jerry City Road. According to the post, a commercial vehicle rear-ended a UPS truck. The tractor-trailer lost its load of steel rods during the accident. The...

Raccoon Run Winter Sports Center opens

Raccoon Run Winter Sports Center is open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and will be open Saturdays, Sundays and holidays while ground and weather conditions remain suitable. The concession offers cross-country ski equipment and snowshoes. Rental fee is $7 per hour or $20 per day....

ON DECK: Plenty of Friday prep hoops

There is a big Friday night of high school basketball set for tonight and we’ll have the latest on all of the action for you tonight here at The Courier. The biggest game of the night will take place in Toledo as Findlay High School travels to Toledo St. John’s for a battle of...

Several accidents reported on snow-covered roads, no injuries

Several drivers have lost control on snow-covered roads today, but regional law enforcement officials say there have been no resulting injuries. “I think every accident has happened so far on the interstate,” said a Hancock County Sheriff’s Office dispatcher this afternoon. “I...