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‘Mac’ retiring after years of service

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Seneca County Veterans Services Office is saying goodbye to a long-time employee July 2. Executive Director J.M. “Mac” McAuliffe is retiring after working 27 years with the organization, including serving in his current role since 2009. McAuliffe began working at the office after he ...

Cyclist hurt in collision with vehicle

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A bicyclist was injured in an accident at East Market and South Washington streets Friday evening. Sgt. Robert Bour of Tiffin Police Department said Scott Brickner, 47, of Marion, was driving a 2007 Ford and Albert R. Ernst, 29, of Tiffin, was riding a bicycle. Sgt. Jared Watson of Tiffin ...

Immigration protest

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PHOTO BY JACOB GURNEY Protestors hold signs at US 224 and SR 100 Saturday afternoon. Sister Paulette Schroeder of Sisters of St. Francis, organizer of the protest, said the protest was to raise the voices of those who can’t raise their voices anymore and to raise awareness of the ...

One hurt in US 224/TR 17 crash

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A woman was injured in an accident at US 224 and TR 17 Friday evening. Sgt. Matt Davis of the Fremont post of State Highway Patrol said Kaleb M. Kaiser, 19, of Fremont, was traveling north on TR 17 in a 2003 Chevrolet Cavalier with Alyssa J. Hale, 18, of Fremont, and Eric S. Breidenbach, 46, ...

Parade of classes

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PHOTO SUBMITTED Heidelberg University alumni march in the parade of classes saturday during Alumni Weekend. Members of the class of 1968 were celebrating their 50th reunion.

Daily log, June 24

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Tiffin reports • Jason L. Huffman, 42, of Tiffin, was charged with assault Friday. • Heather K. Rapp, 30, of Tiffin, was charged with possession of dangerous drugs and marijuana possession Friday. • Brian C. Dice, 28, of Tiffin, was charged with disorderly conduct Saturday. • ...

Woman transported by Life Flight

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Three people were injured in an accident at TR 112 and TR 109 Friday morning. Trooper Jake Mellinger of the Fremont post of State Highway Patrol said Nicole Arnold, 34, of Fostoria, was traveling east on TR 112 in a 2011 Chrysler Town and Country with Brett Arnold, 37; Kelsey Arnold, 2; ...

Ehrman honored

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A Seneca County Board of Elections official received an honor this week from Secretary of State Jon Husted. Elections panel director Jim Ehrman was named the 2017 Republican Ohio Elections Official of the Year at a state conference Tuesday. Board of elections member David Koehl nominated ...

Uplifting

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Dave Lohnes of the “Dr. Dave Whiz Bang Science Show” uses a balloon helicopter to demonstrate sound waves and air flow Friday during a summer reading program at the Tiffin-Seneca Public Library. For more information or for a complete list of summer reading events, call (419) 447-3751 or ...

3-vehicle accident injures 3

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FOSTORIA — Three people were injured in a three-vehicle accident on West SR 18 Friday afternoon. Trooper Allison Young of the Fremont post of State Highway Patrol said Rachelle Perez, 39, of Findlay, was traveling east on West SR 18 in a 2016 Honda Civic with Joseph Lee, 37, of Findlay, and ...

Man, 33, suspected of sex with teen girl

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A Tiffin man was arrested and accused of engaging in sexual conduct with a teenage girl this week, according to Tiffin-Fostoria Municipal Court records. Craig R. Ranker, 33, was charged with sexual battery, a third-degree felony, court records state. Ranker appeared for an arraignment ...

Chloe likes to be the star

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Chloe is a 1-year-old domestic short-hair. She loves to play and likes to be the center of attention. Chloe is good with dogs, children and other cats. You can see Chloe at the Humane Society of Seneca County, 2811 S. SR 100. Or contact the humane society by calling (419) 447-5704, emailing ...

Coppus Motors recognized

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Coppus Motors was awarded the 2018 Customer First Award for Excellence by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles recently. According to a release, the honor puts Coppus Motors among the elite dealerships in the Fiat Chrysler Automobiles network nationwide that have achieved this level of excellence. The ...

First Lutheran marks 175 years

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First Lutheran Church kicks off a celebration of its 175th anniversary with a festival worship service at 10 a.m. Sunday at the church, 300 Melmore St. The Rev. Daniel Beaudoin, bishop of the Northwestern Ohio Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, will assist with the service. ...

H-L board to meet Monday

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Hopewell-Loudon Board of Education is to have a special meeting to approve the treasurer’s report, supplemental hirings and enter into executive session to discuss employment of administrative personnel at 7 a.m. Monday in the school’s conference room. The regular meeting previously ...

Learn to play the penny whistle

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First Step, as part of its Women’s Enrichment Series, plans to offer “Learn to Play the Penny Whistle,” presented by Mary Dennis at 6 p.m. Monday. First Step is at 1099 Columbus Ave. in Fostoria. The traditional Irish penny whistle is inexpensive and easy to learn and tucks away for ...

Daily Log June 23

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Tiffin reports • A 600-block South Sandusky Street man reported fraudulent charges on his bank account Thursday evening. • A woman reported two vehicles were entered in the first-block of Ann Street Thursday evening. • A first-block Clay Street woman reported identity theft Thursday ...

Community Calendar June 23

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Today Gospel singing featuring The Cornett Family and special guest, Sammy Stambauth, 6 p.m. Freewill Baptist Church, 129 8th Ave., Tiffin. (419) 448-0566. Sunday 175th anniversary festival worship service, 10 a.m. First Lutheran Church, 300 Melmore St., Tiffin. Seneca Habitat for ...

Starting early

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Students from area schools display their inventions to friends and family Thursday as part of the 2018 Tiffin City Schools’ Camp Invention at Tiffin Middle School. Fifty-nine students in grades 3-5 from seven schools spent the week learning about inventors and becoming inventors. Camp ...

Aqua Ohio launches $1.4M project

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Aqua Ohio announced a $1.4 million project Thursday to improve the Tiffin water system. According to a news release, the project is to replace 4,600 linear feet of aging and undersized water mains, six fire hydrants and related infrastructure. The mains to be replaced are 50 to 70 years old ...