Getting prepared

MORGAN MANNS / the Review Times Fostoria Police Officer Justin Kiser attempts to use a trash can to deflect tennis balls thrown by juniors at St. Wendelin Catholic School Tuesday afternoon. The students were responding to an emergency scenario where Kiser posed as a threat and...

Community action

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER A local agency is hoping to chip away at the dilapidated houses in the tri-county area in an effort to restore the properties at little to no cost for low-income homeowners. WSOS Community Action has in place and is accepting applications for two...

Public Record

Fostoria arrests Tuesday: • Cythia A. Taylor, 27, 1521 N. Countyline St., was arrested on warrant out of Tiffin-Fostoria Municipal Court. citations Tuesday: • An officer issued a citation for driving under suspension during a traffic stop on East Tiffin Street. The...

Building a bridge this holiday season

By CHASE WILL STAFF WRITER An area church is hoping to build a bridge within the community this weekend by bringing people together for the holiday season. A free community Thanksgiving dinner will take place at 11:30 a.m. Sunday at the West Independence United Methodist Church...

Strong winds kill power, damage vehicles

By CHASE WILL STAFF WRITER Winds in excess of 50 mph caused downed utility lines, uprooted trees and left thousands without power all across the state Monday. Gusts in excess of 50-60 mph were reported throughout the tri-county area Monday afternoon, resulting in several traffic...

Holiday shopping to start Thursday

By LOU WILIN and CHASE WILL STAFF WRITERs The official kickoff of the Christmas shopping season in the area will start about 5 p.m. Thursday. Just hours after their Thanksgiving feast, many shoppers will hunt and hustle for “door buster” deals. Others will skip the...