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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...

ODE funds aid student tuition

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER St. Wendelin Catholic School’s enrollment may soon increase through the deadline extension of a government-funded scholarship aimed at relieving tuition costs. The Ohio Educational Choice Scholarship Program — which provides eligible...
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City, FEDC launch new websites

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER In an effort to appeal to a technological generation, the city of Fostoria and Fostoria Economic Development Corporation are launching new websites today. According to officials, the reason for the website changes is two-fold: to provide accurate,...
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Full steam ahead

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Officials are gearing up for the next annual combined Rail Festival and Chamber Car Show. In its 14th year, the annual train affair — slated for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 26 at the Fostoria Junior/Senior High School — will feature various...

11 ATVs stolen since June in Wood County

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Two Fostoria addresses have been victims of a series of related thefts in Wood County. According to Wood County Sheriff Mark Wasylyshyn, as of Wednesday, a total of 11 ATVs have been stolen from residences at all corners of the county. The first of...

You can go home again

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER The recent changes within the Fostoria City Schools treasurer’s office come down to one famous phrase: There’s no place like home. While current Interim Treasurer Norman Elchert resigned from his position as treasurer for the district...