Oh deer!

Area law enforcement agencies are reminding drivers that November is the month with the highest number of vehicle-deer collisions. Last year, there were a total of 411 vehicle-deer crashes in Hancock County that resulted in $1,000 or more in damage to the vehicle, according to...

Public Record

Fostoria accidents Monday: • A private property accident was reported at 9:38 a.m. in the 500 block of Van Buren Street. citations Monday: • Officer issued a citation for a red light violation following a report of a two-vehicle non-injury accident at North Countyline and West...

Fostoria on parade

Photo by DAVID SIMONIS Flags, firetrucks, bands and a host of costumed characters marched down Main Street Sunday evening to participate in Fostoria’s annual Halloween parade. A costume contest preceded the parade, which was followed by a trunk-or-treat at Hope Lutheran...

Pizza Hut doors closed

Employees of Fostoria’s Pizza Hut were called to a meeting Sunday morning and told the restaurant was being closed immediately, according to an employee who was in attendance. Alex Galvan, a delivery driver who had worked at the local eatery for the last two and one-half...

Schools, park levies dot ballot

By RON CRAIG STAFF WRITER Most Fostoria voters will decide the fate of two property tax levies next week, one for Fostoria City Schools, the other for the Seneca County Park District. Residents of the city school district are to vote on an 8.1-mill, 10-year emergency renewal levy...

Seneca County candidates all unopposed in general election

By RON CRAIG STAFF WRITER While there are no contested races for countywide offices in Seneca County, all but two who are being re-elected are Republicans. Most also did not have opposition in the March primary elections. Prosecuting attorney Derek DeVine ran as an independent,...