It’s in the Detailz

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER While some people may think Fostoria is headed toward the junkyard, at least one resident isn’t ready to call it a clunker. In an effort to support the city and the Fostoria Police Department, a local detailing shop offered to put the shine back...

FCS shows progress

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER One word could sum up Fostoria City Schools’ 2015-16 report card: Progress. During Tuesday night’s board of education meeting, Superintendent Andrew Sprang went over the letter grades and details behind the grades, explaining the district...

Lowe’s Heroes refurbishing City, Gray parks

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER When it comes to raising children, it’s often said it takes a community. About 45 volunteers with Lowe’s Heroes spent Friday morning revamping City and Gray parks in an effort to spruce them up and make them a safer place to play....

Paving the way to success

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Fostoria Junior/Senior High School is paving the way for its students’ successes. Partnering with ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital, the school has begun a lecture series to help students prepare for the future by understanding different...

Fostoria parish relocating tabernacle

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER The tabernacle has been the centerpiece of Christian architecture since the 4th century, serving as a holding space for unused Eucharist. St. Wendelin Parish is in the process of relocating its tabernacle from a private room to the sanctuary in an...

FCS improves, but some low grades

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER The grades are in, but what are they? As of 3 p.m. Thursday, many Ohio schools were still unable to view their 2015-16 report cards in their entirety. Fostoria City Schools Superintendent Andrew Sprang said he had the letter grades but not any...

Risingsun Kids Council plan party in the park

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Many may agree a park resembles the center of a community, bringing people together and offering a place for children to play and adults to relax. When the Wood County Park District came to analyze the playground equipment at the park in Risingsun, it...

More than just a walk in the park

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Parks within the Seneca County Park District offer dozens of shelters and pavilions, various wildlife and nature views and more than 21 miles of walking trails. But to many, it’s more than just a walk in the park. Officials are concerned for the...

Fore hope and homes

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER A local organization is bringing hope to area families in need by building and renovating them a home to call their own. Fostoria Area Habitat for Humanity will host their fifth annual golf outing Saturday at Loudon Meadows Golf Club in an effort to...

Fostoria honors lives lost on 9/11

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Sunday marks 15 years since the lives of American citizens were changed forever. Those entering high school this year have learned about the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001 as a historical event that took place before they were born. But for many, the day...