Public Record

Fostoria citations Wednesday: • Officer issued a citation for driving under suspension following a traffic stop at South Main and East South streets. • Officer issued a citation for speed following a traffic stop at a Perrysburg Road location. • Officer issued a...

New fire chief on the job

By BRIAN BOHNERT STAFF WRITER A great intergalactic philosopher once said, “The needs of the many outweigh the needs of the few.” No one knows more about that than Kenneth L. Chapman who, earlier this year, did the one thing he was not ready to do. Retire. In order to...

New sewer rates floated before city council

By BRIAN BOHNERT STAFF WRITER Fostoria residents can expect to see a fluctuation in their water and sewage rates next year. Fostoria City Council gave a first reading Tuesday to an ordinance adjusting the city’s sewer rates in order to better meet operating and maintenance...

‘Mary Lincoln’ to visit area Civil War museum

Mary Lincoln, portrayed by Barbara Brugler, a clinical social worker from Columbus, will speak on her life as Abraham Lincoln’s wife before he was elected president at the American Civil War Museum, Tiffin, Nov. 1. Brugler and her husband, Robert, are professional Lincoln...

Public Record

Fostoria accidents Tuesday: • Officer reported a private property crash at 7:20 a.m. at a Park Avenue location. arrests Tuesday: • Sarah E. Silvers, 29, 618 E. Jackson St., was arrested for domestic violence. • Justin K. Workman, 22, 251½ Sandusky St., was...

Budget looking better

By MORGAN MANNS STAFF WRITER Fostoria City School district has “cut the budget,” according to school officials. During the Monday night meeting of the board of education, Treasurer Norman Elchert reported on the district’s spending and five-year forecast....