FHS alumni hired for top jobs at alma mater

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER It’s said, home is where the heart is. And no one knows this better, perhaps, than two Fostoria High School alumni who were hired in administrative positions at Fostoria City Schools during the district’s Monday night board meeting. Board...

A band of ‘I’

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER OAK HARBOR — Fostoria High School Concert Band’s Saturday was one part excellent and three parts superior — and that is a rating worthy of competing at the state level. The group of 47 students traveled to the Ohio Musical Education...

Vaccination conversation

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Measles and mumps and chicken pox, oh my! Children can tap their shoes together three times, reciting “There’s no place like home,” but unlike the lions and tigers and bears, these monsters won’t stay away without a...

There’s prevention in vaccination

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Contagious diseases can spread like wildfire in a school full of students. And as Smokey the Bear would say, “Only you can prevent wildfires.” Only vaccinations can prevent the contraction and spread of diseases, according to Sheryl St....

Policy still probing problems

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER BASCOM — An overflowing room pitted officials against citizens Wednesday during the Hopewell-Loudon school board meeting. Three community members spoke during the public participation portion of the meeting regarding the district’s new...

Summer Rec making comeback

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Several community members are joining forces to bring back a summer program geared toward enriching area youth. After six years of dormancy, the former Fostoria Summer Recreation Program is expected to return this June under new direction and a new...

Learning life lessons, forming Fostoria’s finest

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER For many decades, educators have been forming paths to help students shape their futures. Fostoria Junior/Senior High School DECA program has helped 16 Fostoria juniors and seniors take a large step in the direction to competition, leadership and...

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Council asked to see ability in disability

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER This month, focus on the ability in disability.In honor of Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month, Mayor Eric Keckler asked citizens to concentrate on the abilities of their fellow community members while reading a proclamation during...

A new view on early learning

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Area children will be able to play away while simultaneously learning with new technology available at the Kaubisch Memorial Public Library.Beginning today, the youth services department at the library will be equipped with 35 Playaway Views®, which...