Cleanup begins at Knollcrest

Knollcrest Cemetery and Knollcrest Gardens will begin its spring clean up this week, beginning Monday, weather permitting. All grave blankets, wreaths and other articles not in vases will be removed. Anyone wishing to save grave decorations should have them removed prior to...

2 indicted in store robbery

By BRIAN BOHNERT STAFF WRITER The suspect accused of robbing an East Lytle Street convenience store at gunpoint last month was indicted in Seneca County Common Pleas Court this week. Dakota M. Sharninghouse, 19, is charged with one count of aggravated robbery, a first-degree...

Man cited, hurt in crash

The Hancock County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a two-vehicle injury crash in the area of Ohio 613 and Township Road 262 in Washington Township Thursday shortly before 9 a.m. According to a press release, Brian Tiell, 51, Fostoria, was traveling eastbound on...

H-L hosts Chieftain Pride Day Saturday

Hopewell-Loudon Local Schools will host a Chieftain Pride Day from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday for the purpose of cleaning the 1988 Chieftain Gym located across from the new school building. “Organizations, students or anyone, really, can help and use it as service hours if...

Blood drives scheduled

The American Red Cross will host the following blood drives in the area: • 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. Monday at Grace United Church of Christ, 4481 N. US 23, Fostoria; • 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday at Hancock County American Red Cross, 125 Fair St., Findlay; • 9 a.m. to 2...

Woman awaits sentencing on drug charges

A Fostoria woman is currently awaiting sentencing out of Seneca County Common Pleas Court after pleading guilty to endangering children and permitting drug abuse. Sarah Crane, 26, 600 S. Poplar St., entered a plea of guilty to endangering children, a first-degree misdemeanor, and...