Community invited to Thanksgiving service

Fostoria Ministerial Association is sponsoring a community Thanksgiving service at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Grace United Church of Christ, 4481 N. U.S. 23. The public is invited. Featured this year will be two local entities presenting expressions of thanksgiving and gratitude for...

Coat give away shares the warmth

First Step, along with Old Fort Banking Company, is gearing up for its annual coat give away from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 2 and 3 at First Step Healthy Family Resource Center. “Share the Warmth” will provide coats, hats, gloves and mittens to those in need. Old Fort...

Public Record

Fostoria accidents Tuesday: • Caller reported a vehicle hit a parked car in the 500 block of South Union Street at 4:03 p.m. and drove off. arrests Tuesday: • Jeffrey L. Hammer, 44, 634 James Marie Ct., was arrested on a warrant out of Seneca County. • Calvin E....

Council OKs utility rate changes

By BRIAN BOHNERT SENIOR STAFF WRITER Property owners throughout Fostoria can expect to see a change on their water and sewer bills next year, thanks to city council action Tuesday night. Fostoria City Council Tuesday unanimously approved adjustments to the city’s sewer...

Snow Queen voting begins

Voting is now open for the Fostoria Snow Queen contest. There were seven nominees turned into the Mayor’s Office. The contenders for this year’s Snow Queen honors are: Marvelyn Brown, Elizabeth Faust, Ellen Gatrell, Leah Hipsher, April Lance, Teresa Lee and Doris...

Weather delays start of school

The winter weather hammering the area is causing multiple school delays throughout the area. Slick roads and single-digit temperatures forced most schools in northwest Ohio to delay the start of classes by two hours Tuesday. As of press time Tuesday evening, Hancock and Seneca...