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Fostoria woman hit and killed by train early Tuesday

FOSTORIA, Ohio — A 26-year-old woman was killed early Tuesday in Fostoria when she was hit by a train. Fostoria Police and Fire were called to the scene at Columbus Avenue and Lewis Street at 12:41 a.m. They found Deneah Parraz, of Fostoria, and she was pronounced dead at the scene.
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Marion Troopers investigating a Fatal Crash

MARION – Troopers from the Marion Post are investigating a serious injury crash that occurred on June 14, 2021, at approximately 7:36 P.M. on Marion Edison Rd. (County Road 169) in Claridon Township, Marion County. The crash involved a 1999 Honda Shadow motorcycle, driven by Gregory M. Christie, age 63,...
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Hancock County,

Recently Retired Hancock County Sheriff’s Deputy Passes Away

The Hancock County Sheriff’s Office is mourning the death of a recently retired deputy. Michael McGuire passed away this past weekend. In his 34 years of dedicated service, he was a School Resource Officer, Explorer Post Advisor, and Deputy Sheriff. McGuire served the Sheriff’s Office family and the citizens of...
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Crawford County,

Man arraigned on weapons charges

BUCYRUS—William Christy, 61, of Mt. Gilead, appeared in Crawford County Common Pleas Court on Wednesday for arraignment on a Grand Jury indictment. Christy is charged with one count of firearms in a motor vehicle, a felony of the fifth degree punishable with up to 12 months in prison, and two misdemeanors resulting from an OVI arrest that is pending in Municipal Court.
Mccomb, OHToledo Blade

'Side dressing' growing corn stalks with liquid manure shows promise

McCOMB, Ohio — For years, efforts to reduce western Lake Erie algal blooms have been focused on soil runoff from northwest Ohio farms. And rightfully so: The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency, in two major studies now, has documented nearly 90 percent of the phosphorus that causes the lake’s algae starts out in soil, which is often enriched by farmers with livestock manure and commercial fertilizers to help them achieve maximum production of corn, soybeans, wheat, and other crops they grow in this part of America’s heartland.

Avita Health System resumes Volunteer Program

GALION / ONTARIO / BUCYRUS – Avita Health System has resumed its volunteer program and is welcoming current and new volunteers to roles at Bucyrus, Galion, and Ontario Hospitals. “We had to postpone the use of in-house volunteers in the spring of 2021 due to the pandemic,” explained Tina Martin,...

Current Memberships of Forest Library Set to Expire

Current memberships with the Forest-Jackson Public Library expire on June 20. Those interested in becoming friends of the library should purchase memberships now. Membership dues are $2 for student, $5 for individual, $10 for family and $25 for Best Friend. Library office hours are Monday through Thursday 10-8, Friday 10-5...
Hardin County, OHLima News

Strict enforcement effort planned on Hardin County roadways

KENTON — The Findlay post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol has partnered with the Hardin County Sheriff’s Office in an effort to reduce the number of traffic fatalities and injury traffic crashes on Hardin County roadways. Through July 12, deputies from the Hardin County Sheriff’s Office and troopers from...
Tiffin, OHSeneca County Advertiser-Tribune

To mask or not to mask

Last week, The Advertiser-Tribune published a series of posts on its Facebook page asking what the community thought of Gov. DeWine’s removal of Ohio’s mask mandate. The A-T also conducted a survey of 40 community members about their experiences with masks over the course of the pandemic. Of the survey’s...

Interactive Movie Night Scheduled this Evening at Alger Library

A free interactive movie night is scheduled this evening at the Alger Public Library. The movie Finding Nemo will start at 6 this evening. A bag of goodies for playing along during the movie is offered for everyone who attends. You will receive a prize ticket for attending. Popcorn and...

Bucyrus Police make arrests, investigate thefts and accidents

7:49 a.m.-Officers investigated a possible breaking and entering in the 100 block of North Sandusky Avenue. 8:54 a.m.-A breaking and entering in the 300 block of North Sandusky Avenue was investigated. 9:29 a.m.-Officers responded to a disturbance in the 800 block of East Rensselaer Street. 9:31 a.m.-Officers are investigating the...

Nevoynne Workman, 82, of Marion, Ohio formerly of Louisa, KY

Nevoynne Workman, 82, of Marion, Ohio formerly of Louisa, KY went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, June 12, 2021. Nevoynne was born April 11, 1939 in Kentucky to the late Burl and Olive Bowen. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Lewis Workman and her siblings Darlene Ratliff, Naomi Friend, Betty Garrett, Windell Bowen, and Glen Bowen.
Fostoria, OHSeneca County Advertiser-Tribune

Fostoria Garden Club to host July garden tour and flower show

Next month, the Fostoria Garden Club will host a Garden Tour and Flower Show fundraiser with proceeds going back to the city of Fostoria. The biennial event will take place on Sunday, July 11 from noon-5 p.m. featuring seven homeowners with elaborate gardens. The tour costs $7 for advance sales...

Obituary for Tommy Scarberry

Of Sidney Ohio (formerly of Kenton) Funeral services for Tommy Scarberry will be held at 11:00 A.M. Thursday June 17, 2021 at Price-McElroy Funeral Home in Kenton. Burial will follow at Dunkirk Cemetery. Friends and family may visit from 4:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. on Wednesday, June 16, 2021 at the funeral home.

Marion and Joyce Hess celebrating 70 years of marriage

They were married in a candlelight ceremony while Marion was on leave from the Army at the First EUB church by the Rev. Paul Frees. Marion worked for 40 years at U-Brand and Joyce for 10 years at Precision Latex. They have five children, Sherry (David) Hartney of Loudonville; Lori...
Seneca County, OHSeneca County Advertiser-Tribune

Woodland management program Saturday

Seneca Conservation District is hosting a woodland management program featuring forester Sam Kaiser at 10 a.m. Saturday at Proving Ground Farm West, 5670 E. TR 138. Kaiser, a service forester with the Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Forestry, will be at the portion of the farm formerly known as Miller Conservation Farm to talk about when, why and how to manage woodlands. He plans to discuss techniques and knowledge for understanding, managing, conserving and experiencing woodlands. Some of the topics include management options, tree and invasive species identification and programs to assist landowners.