SummerFest fun

BRIAN BOHNERT / the Review Times Scott Humm of Kona Ice, Findlay, hands a tropical shaved ice to 6-year-old Fostorian Cayden Coker Friday evening during Fostoria’s Summerfest downtown.

Lessons from the past

BRIAN BOHNERT / the Review Times Roseanna Wyse of Sauder Village, Archbold, talks to students at the Wesley Center Thursday morning about schooling in the 1800s and how education back then differs from today. Dressed in traditional 1800s clothing, Wyse dished out plenty of...

Diaz seizes 1st-round lead

SYLVANIA (AP) — Laura Diaz got off to a surprising start at the Marathon Classic. Diaz shot a 9-under 62 for a four-stroke lead in Thursday’s opening round. U.S. Open champion Michelle Wie shot a 2-over 73, 2008 Marathon winner Paula Creamer was at 72 along with...

Smith to lead FEDC

By BRIAN BOHNERT STAFF WRITER Fostoria Economic Development Corporation (FEDC) named its new face of operations Thursday. Renee Smith, the city’s current grants writer, will assume her new duties as FEDC president Aug. 1, taking over for interim director, Dennis Hellmann....

Lewis, Creamer off to slow starts

By SCOTT COTTOS SPORTS EDITOR SYLVANIA — Stacy Lewis, the hometown girl, and Paula Creamer, the famous “Pink Panther,” probably rank Nos. 1 and 2 — if not 1 and 1a — in popularity among Marathon Classic fans. And both will need not only their usual...

Elmwood comes together in grief

By LOU WILIN for the review times BLOOMDALE — Elmwood schools students received grief counseling Thursday at the school over the Tuesday death of classmate Mackenzie Shaffer, 12. Counselors will be at the school again this morning. Shaffer, a seventh grader of rural Cygnet,...