Kirk pleads not guilty to drug charges

A Fostoria woman arrested in February on multiple drug charges entered a plea of not guilty in Seneca County Common Pleas Court. Maleta Kirk, 52, 404 E. Tiffin St., pleaded not guilty April 25 to charges of possession of cocaine, a fourth-degree felony, and possession of criminal...

Clark gets life sentence in Carey murders

Richard L. Clark Jr. will spend the rest of his life in prison for fatally shooting his ex-girlfriend and another man inside a Carey clubhouse. Clark, 65, of rural Tiffin, was sentenced this morning on two counts of aggravated murder in Wyandot County Common Pleas Court....

Breech pleads not guilty to felony drug charges

A Fostoria woman arrested on drug charges last month pleaded not guilty last week out of Seneca County Common Pleas Court. Meredith A. Breech, 34, 470 Linwood Ave., is charged with possession of cocaine, a fifth-degree felony, drug abuse, a fourth-degree felony, and possession of...

Public Record

Fostoria arrests Tuesday: • Ryan Joseph Thomas, 22, 536 E. Lytle St., was arrested on a warrant out of Seneca County. citations Wednesday: • Officer issued a citation for expired plates following a traffic stop at the intersection of East Jackson and Spruce streets....

It’s official

By BRIAN BOHNERT STAFF WRITER It’s official. After two years, Fostoria Police Department has its new top cop. Keith Loreno was sworn in as the city’s new chief of police Tuesday night during a meeting of Fostoria City Council. Loreno, who has served as chief of...

Slow going for 88th District

Election boards officials were still hand-counting ballots early this morning to determine who would get the nod for the state’s 88th district seat. Results were not available by presstime. Four write-in candidates were vying for the district seat that includes Sandusky...