Benefit for fire victims slated at New Nest

Relatives of the woman who lost everything in a mobile home fire last week will host a benefit on her behalf at The New Nest later this month. In an effort to raise money for Desirae Keeran, resident of a mobile home that caught fire at Nye’s Trailer Park last Thursday,...

Public Record

Fostoria accidents Thursday: • 9-1-1 caller advised of a two-vehicle accident at West Lytle Street and Mid-Block at 3:45 p.m. Officer advised he issued a citation for failure to control. • 9-1-1 call at 4:51 p.m., complainant advised of a two-vehicle accident at West...

Keiffer gets military nod

Senator Sherrod Brown today announced his nomination of 50 Ohio students from 35 Ohio counties to attend a U.S. Military Service Academy. Included in his list is Mikael Keiffer of Fostoria, Hancock County. Keiffer attends Arcadia High School. “Ohio schools are training...

Court Record

Fostoria CRIMINAL • Stephen L. Schwochow II, 21, Bettsville, selling to underage, dismissed. • Christian L. Overmyer, 19, Bettsville, theft, no contest, restitution by 5/1/14, ordered to obtain gainful employment, 150 of 180 jail days suspended, $150 fine, $342 costs...

Terra pins nursing students

The ninth graduating class of Terra State Community College’s Associate Degree Nursing program received their nursing pins during a ceremony Dec. 18 at the college. Susan Kajfasz, MSN, RN, CNS, NE-BC, Assistant Professor of Nursing at Terra, was chosen by the graduating...

Winter plows into area

By BRIAN BOHNERT staff writer While many Americans rang in the new year with champagne toasts and party hats, Mother Nature celebrated the start of 2014 by pummeling the Midwest with inches upon inches of snow. Totals in excess of 7 inches were reported throughout Toledo and the...