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Peddling peanuts

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Fostoria Kiwanians braved the brisk winds and chilling temperatures Friday as they celebrated day one of Kiwanis Peanut Days. Community members entering the local Kmart or Great Scot stores may have noticed an individual bundled up, offering peanuts...

Fostoria DECA garners awards

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Several students from the Fostoria High School DECA team brought home awards Tuesday after competing in the Independent Association DECA Competition. The 17-member group traveled to Findlay University Tuesday to compete in the following categories:...

Sentinel turns 30

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER An area vocational school will hit a mile marker this year as it turns 30 years old. Sentinel Career & Technology Center, located at 793 E. Twp. Rd. 201, Tiffin, will host a celebration at 7 p.m. Thursday in honor of its 30th anniversary. The...
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Making Fostoria strong

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER United Way of Fostoria put a literal kick in its 2015 campaign kickoff Thursday morning at the Geary Family YMCA. Fourth-grade students from Fostoria City and St. Wendelin Catholic schools aided in the kickoff by taking turns kicking balls into nets,...

Art incorporates the 7 Habits

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Students, parents, guardians and visitors will notice visual changes as they enter Fostoria City Schools’ three elementary buildings this year. The change in aesthetics to the interior of the buildings reflects the direction of attitude within...
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Fostoria on track for fun

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Community members may have the ride of their lives Saturday as they attend the annual combined Rail Festival and Chamber Car Show. Slated for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Fostoria Junior/Senior High School, the event is expected to be bigger and better...
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Searching for ancestors

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Community members will have the opportunity to take a trip into the past through a free genealogy program offered at Kaubisch Memorial Public Library at 10 a.m. Oct. 3 in the McClean Room. Fostorian Chuck Brandeberry, who has researched genealogy of...

Fostoria BOE welcomes Amlin back

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Fostoria City School’s welcomed back a former employee — one who recently resigned from St. Wendelin Catholic School. The board approved Monday the certified employment of Mike Amlin, former St. Wendelin Catholic School principal, as a CBI...
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Lakota marching band seeking new uniforms

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Bright lights and a roaring crowd have the potential to make any marching band member nervous as they put their best foot forward onto the football field during a halftime show. Fears of slipping, missing a note and forgetting when to march may float...
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Fostoria remembers 9/11

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER In a generation filled with violence and hate, city officials asked community members to fill their hearts with commemoration and love during Fostoria’s 9/11 Remembrance Memorial ceremony. Dozens of community members came together at the...