New ‘grandparent scam’ making rounds here

By RON CRAIG STAFF WRITER Fostoria area residents are asked to be cautious of a scam that has struck the area, nearly costing an area elderly woman $2,000. The manager of the Rite Aid store in Tiffin is credited with stopping the scam, saving the potential victim $2,000 she would...

H-L BOE readies for start of new school year

Hopewell-Loudon Board of Education met in a special session at 7 a.m. Monday, giving a first reading to a required policy and hiring personnel. The policy change involves school counselors, and brings school policy in line with new state standards, said Superintendent David...

Fostoria man pleads in possession case

A Fostoria man pleaded not guilty Monday to one count of cocaine possession and one count of theft stemming from an early-June incident. Joshua S. Chavez, 23, 8702 W. Ohio 18, Lot 60, entered a plea of not guilty to one count of possession of cocaine, a fifth-degree felony, and...

Bond set for Fostoria man accused of trafficking drugs

A Fostoria man accused of trafficking cocaine near Longfellow Elementary School last year had a hefty bond set by a Seneca County judge Monday morning. Andre M. Pullom, 42, 606 Lynn St., faces two counts of trafficking in cocaine, a fourth-degree felony, for allegedly selling...

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Fostoria arrests Monday: • Alil Laquay Hatter, 20, no address available, was arrested for sexual imposition and Sarah J. Sullivan Williams, 24, no address available, was arrested on a warrant following a report of several unwanted male subjects at a South Main Street...

Dialysis center under construction

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER In 2015, community members joined together to support the local hospital and, in turn, each other. ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital Foundation hosted a two-day fundraiser to garner funds that are now being used to relocate and expand the...