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Artist puts paint to Fostoria’s positives

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Bits and pieces of Fostoria’s history will be portrayed in a colorful compilation of painted images on the outside of a downtown building. Local dentist Dr. Timothy Sulken has collaborated with Findlay artist Megan Ridenour and the Fostoria...

Businesses prosper here

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER While some of Fostoria’s notable employers have left since the city’s economic heyday, many local businesses continue to prosper here, celebrating their many years serving the community. JB Twisters Ice Cream & Things has been...

Local author fosters children’s imaginations

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Dr. Seuss said, “Think left and think right, think low and think high. Oh the thinks you can think if only you try.” For many years authors have been trying to inspire creativity in the minds of young readers through literature, using...

Rail Fest offering more

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Fostoria is on track to provide a Saturday jam-packed with planes, trains and automobiles. Community members, visitors and avid rail fans will be following the sounds of train horns from the various tracks throughout Fostoria to the 13th Annual Rail...

Reading into the reports

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Local district administrators have been sifting their way through the 20-plus pages of their respective report cards since their releases Sept. 12. Although the results differ for each district, most superintendents are content with their district...

War on drugs battled at home

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER A local woman’s life changed forever when she became aware of her son’s heroin use roughly three years ago. While helping him combat his drug-use, she found herself feeling alone and without support during her battle to help him heal. A...

Fostoria City Schools make big gains

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER The results are in. Fostoria City School’s Superintendent Andrew Sprang presented the district’s 2013-2014 report card Monday night at the board of education meeting, highlighting progress and providing goals for improvement areas....

Coming back to give back

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER As graduates fresh out of high school, former Fostoria students set out into the world to follow their dreams. Now, after 50 years of accomplishing those dreams, the Fostoria High School class of 1964 will return to their alma mater to share their...

Fostoria’s light flight

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Green. Yellow. Red. Alternating the right of way, these different colors come together to make up a traffic control light, which is designed to control the flow of traffic through roadway intersections. Most individuals, young and old, know the...