Pact for cops in schools goes before council

By BRIAN BOHNERT SENIOR STAFF WRITER Fostoria City Council gave a first reading Tuesday night to a contract between the city and the Fostoria City Schools Board of Education for the district’s two school resource officers. Fostoria police officers Travis Ricker and Justin...

New Riegel home claimed by fire

By TOM PERNECKER STAFF WRITER A house fire in New Riegel injured two firefighters, claimed the lives of a few felines and rendered the structure uninhabitable Monday evening. At 8:43 p.m. a report was received of a fire at 6914 S. County Rd. 47, upon arrival McCutchenville...

Area carryout robbed at knifepoint on Monday night

Seneca County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a suspect who was involved in an armed robbery in Fostoria Monday night. According to Deputy Troy Callahan, the subject entered South Side Carryout, located at 1458 N. TR 21, shortly before 10 p.m. with a knife and demanded...

Fostorian faces drug charges

A Fostoria resident is facing a series of drug charges after law enforcement agencies conducted a search warrant at an East High Street residence Tuesday morning. According to a news release, officers with Fostoria Police Department and the Seneca County Drug Task Force-METRICH...

Public Record

Fostoria accidents Tuesday: • At 1:06 p.m. caller advised their vehicle was hit-skipped last night on the 800 block of Cory Street. arrests Tuesday: • Marisa P. Winter, 19, Sandusky, was brought down on a committal. Monday: • Shelby A. Ferguson, 27, 825 S. Main...

BOE recognizes Fostoria’s little leaders

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Several students were recognized Monday for demonstrating characteristics related to an initiative Fostoria City Schools began this summer. The district implemented the principles of “The Leader in Me” — a program which creates a...