Driver in store robbery gets 5 years

By BRIAN BOHNERT STAFF WRITER The getaway driver in the February armed robbery of an East Lytle Street convenience store was sentenced to five years in prison Thursday out of Seneca County Common Pleas Court. Zachary T. Spires, 19, was handed the sentence by Seneca County Judge...

Redmen Pride band not sleeping on fundraising

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Fostoria High School Redmen Pride Marching Band will be performing during the 2014 AutoZone Liberty Bowl halftime show in Memphis in December. In an effort to raise funds for this upcoming trip, band members will host a series of fundraisers...

Bar owners have cases heard in court

By BRIAN BOHNERT STAFF WRITER The owners of Los Tocallos Bar and Restaurant had their cases heard in court Thursday after a May search warrant revealed they had not renewed their liquor license. Amber N. Bowers, 31, and Andrew P. Miller, 40, both of 837 N. Union St., had...

Public Record

Fostoria accidents Wednesday: • Caller advised of a private property crash at 9:08 p.m. at 300-block of West Lytle Street. citations Thursday: • Officer advised he issued a citation for driving under suspension following a traffic stop at Buckley Street. •...

Bringing the world home

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Americans say ‘family.’ The Chinese say ‘jiatíng.’ The French say ‘famille.’ The Spanish say ‘familia.’ Regardless the language, Webster’s Dictionary primarily defines ‘family’ as...

Car show revs up at Independence House

Blanchard Valley Health System will look to capitalize on beautiful weather Friday with its annual Independence House Car Show. The event will take place from 5-7 p.m. at Independence House, 1000 Independence Rd., and will feature live entertainment, free food and a wide array of...