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School groundbreaking to focus on kids

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Nearly three years ago, Fostoria City Schools’ officials presented a vision for the district. That vision will begin to come to life next month when ground is broken on the new Fostoria Junior/Senior High School. Superintendent Andrew Sprang...
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Learning to be a leader

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Longfellow Elementary School is continuing its efforts to lead Fostoria’s little leaders. The school hosted a Future Leaders Day, inviting officials and employees from various area businesses to come into the building to speak to students about...
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Annual Farmers’ Markets start with celebration of mom

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER The Fostoria Garden Club is prepping for their annual Farmers’ Markets. The club’s biggest money-maker will kick off in May. Markets will take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the grassy area at the corner of East Tiffin and South Main...
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New librarian books library week activities

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER A new librarian sits at the helm of Kaubisch Memorial Public Library’s youth department. Tara Bahnsen began her role as the head of youth services Feb. 20, filling the position left vacant by Joan Kendall-Sperry. Prior to taking the job at...
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Longfellow stands out among Ohio schools

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Nearly three years ago, Fostoria City Schools implemented a leadership initiative into its elementary schools. On March 28, Longfellow Elementary School was honored for its successful demonstration of The Leader in Me and achieved the Lighthouse...
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Everything from ‘will you?’ to ‘I do’

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Wedding planning. A task so broad and extensive, some do it for a living to take the pressure and stress off of the bride- and groom-to-be. The Courier seeks to do the same during the 34th annual Bridal Expo. Scheduled for 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at...
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FCH hosts visiting chefs

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital is working to promote local restaurants. Officials announced it will begin a Visiting Chef program, which invites a local chef or business owner into the hospital’s cafeteria to provide items off their...
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Fostoria renegotiates EMS contract with Perry Township

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER The city of Fostoria is working on updating its contracts with three area townships in which it provides emergency medical services. Officials recently completed contract negotiations with Perry Township, Wood County, to provide EMS to a portion of...
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Seniors serving the community

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER A local program is helping give senior citizens a greater purpose by offering them the opportunity to volunteer within their community. Retired Senior and Volunteer Program connects volunteers ages 55 and older with service opportunities in their...
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Class raising funds for needy students

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER The Leadership Seneca County class of 2018 is working hard to provide basic and educational necessities to less fortunate Fostoria students. But it needs the community’s help to do so. In collaboration with Fostoria City Schools, the class is...