Lakota ending fiscal year $470,000 in the black

By RON CRAIG STAFF WRITER Lakota Local Schools Board of Education got mixed financial news from its treasurer Monday night, but the bottom line is that Fiscal Year 20-15-16 is expected to end with a surplus of about $470,000. Treasurer Norm Elchert presented several financial...

‘Comic Book Men’ take center stage

By BRIAN BOHNERT SENIOR STAFF WRITER NOVI, Mich. — In 1996, Ming Chen attended his first Motor City Comic Con as a wide-eyed fan at the Dearborn Civic Center. Twenty years later, he returned as a featured guest. “About two months after I started getting back into...

Public Record

Fostoria arrests Monday: • Officers arrested Tre Michael Alexander Jones, 18, of 1231 Perrysburg Road. Charges included aggravated trespassing and failure to appear. thefts Sunday: • A Stinchcomb Drive caller reported several items stolen from his truck. An officer...

Powerful message on a powerful substance

By RON CRAIG STAFF WRITER Several very powerful and moving messages regarding heroin and its addiction were shared during a meeting Sunday at the Church of God in Risingsun, with recovering addicts telling personal stories about their experiences. Included in the panel of...

Dynamic Duo cap Comic Con

By BRIAN BOHNERT SENIOR STAFF WRITER NOVI, Mich. — After 50 years, Adam West and Burt Ward are still humble when speaking of their run as television’s original “dynamic duo.” “It’s nice for us to be anywhere, because we’ve had 50 years of...

Lakote BOE eyes contracts

By RON CRAIG STAFF WRITER A contract between Lakota Local Schools and the Ohio School Plan, for school insurance, one contract and an addendum to another with the Seneca County Board of Developmental Disabilities, and numerous personnel issues highlight the agenda for members of...