Commissioners seeking to upgrade county phone system

The Hancock County commissioners want to replace the analog phone system with a digital system by September this year, a process which has been...

SW helping house Fostoria students

Officials have announced that students in grades 7 and 8 will be moving to St. Wendelin Catholic School to continue their education during the...

St. Wendelin to host Fostoria High 7th and 8th graders temporarily after school fire

St. Wendelin School will be temporarily hosting seventh and eighth graders from Fostoria Junior/Senior High School as cleanup efforts start...

Plans moving ahead for juvenile/probate court renovations

Plans are moving ahead for extensive renovations to the Hancock County Juvenile/Probate Court building in Dorney Plaza to improve security and...

Michigan man hurt in Alvada rollover crash

A Michigan man was injured Wednesday when the tanker truck he was driving rolled over on U.S. 23, near Alvada, according to the Fremont Post of...

Fostoria working to get grades 7-12 back in school

FOSTORIA — Students in grades 7-12 should be back in the classroom, somewhere in Fostoria, by early next week, Superintendent Andrew Sprang said...

Update: Police say murder defendant told different stories

An Arlington man who is accused of murdering a 2-year-old boy told different accounts of what happened to the child, a police sergeant testified...

Blaze destroys Fostoria house

FOSTORIA — A Fostoria house was destroyed by fire early Tuesday morning, the Fostoria Fire Division reported. Fostoria firefighters were called...

Fostoria BOE calls emergency meeting

The Fostoria Board of Education will hold an emergency Board meeting this evening, Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at 5:30 pm. The meeting will take...

County’s sanitary engineer contract dispute resolved

Steve Wilson will apparently continue to provide sanitary engineer services at the Hancock County landfill following a ruling by the county...

Fire at junior/senior high school disrupts classes in Fostoria

FOSTORIA — A fire in the boiler room of the Fostoria Junior/Senior High School on Tuesday morning forced school officials to cancel classes for...

Jury selected in Hancock County murder trial

A jury was selected Monday for the trial of an Arlington man accused of killing a 2-year-old boy in 2016. Brent R. Houdeshell, 29, is charged...