Only few days left to drop off gifts

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER With just days until the effort of generous Fostorians brightens the holidays of area children, A Christmas for Every Child officials are reaching out in a final attempt to garner needed toys. At the beginning of the month, toy donations were down so...

Warm Up Fostoria

Many may agree it took a while to get here, but winter has arrived. However, holiday decorations and a light dusting of snow won’t be the only things adorning downtown Fostoria today. Residents Autumn Rietzke and Andrea Visgak have organized an event to warm the bodies and...

Public Record

Fostoria arrests Friday: • Jason Lee Ervin, 33, 133 E. Fourth St., was arrested on a warrant out of Seneca County following a report of a subject claiming to be a Fostoria police officer staying in an Independence Road facility who wouldn’t pay his room charges. citations...

Fort Wayne Metals buys Filmtec

By BRIAN BOHNERT SENIOR STAFF WRITER The relationship between Filmtec and Fort Wayne Metals dates back four decades when Henry Hollingsworth and Ardelle Glaze came together to help grow the wire industry. Years later, their respective children continued that partnership,...

Commissioners open door to energy savings

By RON CRAIG STAFF WRITER Seneca County Commissioners approved a resolution Thursday morning that allows townships to join an energy savings program that is estimated to save residential customers up to $138 annually on their electric bills. Amy Hoffman, program manager for...

Serve thy neighbor

By LINDA WOODLAND MANAGING EDITOR Following in the footsteps of Jesus who turned water into wine, an area church is turning pancakes into playground equipment. Under the leadership of Pastor Robin Hindall, Girton Church of God, Risingsun, has been hosting all-you-can-eat pancake...