Elmwood plans memorial for teen killed in Thursday crash

BLOOOMDALE — Elmwood High School will hold a memorial service for Derek Sheldon at 6 p.m. Saturday in the school’s gym. Sheldon, 17, died Thursday in a car crash on Bloomdale Road in Bloomdale Township. He was a member of Elmwood’s basketball and baseball teams.

Making Fostoria strong

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER United Way of Fostoria put a literal kick in its 2015 campaign kickoff Thursday morning at the Geary Family YMCA. Fourth-grade students from Fostoria City and St. Wendelin Catholic schools aided in the kickoff by taking turns kicking balls into nets,...

Fostoria to receive $8.6K from salt suit

FROM STAFF AND WIRE REPORTS The city of Fostoria is among 850 public entities in Ohio slated to get a share of the state’s $11.5 million settlement with rock salt producers accused of conspiring to inflate prices. Fostoria will receive a total of $8,602.65 from the...

FFD selling T-shirts for cancer awareness

Fostoria Fire Division is selling T-shirts for breast cancer awareness. The light pink shirts are decorated with a simple, small design on the front and a large design on the back intertwining the breast cancer ribbon with a firefighting symbol. T-shirt costs are as follows: $15...

Elmwood HS student killed in 1-vehicle crash

BLOOMDALE — An Elmwood High School student was killed when his vehicle struck a tree in the 2000 block of Bloomdale Road early Thursday, the Wood County Sheriff’s Office reported. Derek Sheldon, 17, was driving south on Bloomdale Road in Bloom Township when he lost...

Watercolors on display at Wesley

MORGAN MANNS / the Review Times Watercolors on display at Wesley Donna Johnson (left), Wesley Memorial Gallery board trustee, and Dean Durant look at watercolor art in the gallery Thursday. The photorealistic watercolor paintings will be on display through Nov. 29 featuring the...