Village invites input on improvement projects

By ERIC SCHAADT Staff Writer ARCADIA — An election of sorts will be held in Arcadia in June to decide which village improvements should be considered for state funding. A third and final public meeting will be held that month as part of the village’s efforts to...

Five women arrested in undercover prostitution, drug sting

Five women were arrested in an undercover prostitution sting at a Findlay hotel on Thursday, according to the Hancock County METRICH Drug Task Force and Findlay Police Department. Ronesha Nash, 23, of Toledo; Tonya Gipson, 24, who was described as homeless; and Keira Kulwicki,...

Cooper profit up 45 percent last quarter

By LOU WILIN STAFF WRITER Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. profit grew by 45 percent last quarter from a year earlier to $59 million, as the company sold more high-profit tires and benefitted from low raw material costs. Earnings in the January-March quarter translated to $1.05 per...

Public Record

Fostoria arrests Thursday: • Tyesha M. Essex, 24, 312 Elwood Ave., was arrested on a warrant following a traffic stop on South Main Street. • Nikko Ramon Navarro, 23, Tiffin, was arrested on a warrant out of another agency. thefts Friday: • A West High Street employee reported a...

Third graders facing charges

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Two Fostoria City Schools’ students are facing charges of inducing panic after falsely reporting subjects were taking their pictures at two separate bus stops Thursday morning. According to School Resource Officer Adam Nelson, a third-grade girl...

FHS Concert Band heads to OMEA Saturday

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Fostoria High School Concert Band will set out on Saturday to represent the school and city with superior sounds. Building on last year’s success, the group of 50 students will travel to the Ohio Musical Education Association State Large Group...