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Man sentenced to community control

A Tiffin man was sentenced to community control during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael Kelbley’s courtroom.

Donald L. Angel Jr., 36, entered a written plea of guilty to a charge of trafficking in cocaine, a fifth-degree felony.

Kelbley sentenced him to three years of community control, court records state.

Angel must undergo counseling, substance abuse rehabilitation and/or treatment as determined necessary.

He also must be evaluated and complete a substance abuse rehabilitation program through Firelands Counseling and Recovery Services and undergo weekly drug and/or alcohol urinalysis as directed by Adult Parole Authority, court records state.

Angel must pay a $190 fine to Seneca County Drug Task Force – METRICH Enforcement Unit.

TSC to host pet adoptions, pet supply drive

Tractor Supply Co., 2501 W. Market St., is to host pet adoptions and a pet supplies drive Saturday as part of Out Here With Animals, its month-long event for animals of all kinds and the people who care for them.

Community members and their dogs, cats, pigs, goats and other animals are invited Tractor Supply Co. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday to support local pet adoptions.

Participating local organizations include Becky’s K-9 Bootcamp and Wyandot County Horse & Pony Rescue/Hope Clinic.

Also, customers can support the local animal shelter community by participating in a pet supplies drive. The retailer is accepting new sealed food, toys, cleaning supplies and other essential pet accessories such as beds, scratching posts, leashes and bowls to be donated to Tiffin rescues and shelters.

For more information, call (419) 447-4109.

Counseling, consulting office opens in Tiffin

MK Counseling and Consulting LLC has moved into its new space at 24 W. Market St., Suite 3.

Meagan McBride Klein comes to the area with more than 10 years of experience in counseling and consulting practices.

McBride Klein is now accepting clients.

McBride Klein also works full time at Heidelberg University as a professor. She is a licensed professional clinical counselor and certified trauma practitioner with experience in providing therapy to adults, young adults, children, adolescents, couples and families. She also has a certified therapy dog named Seamus, which assists in treatment on a case-by-case basis.

Public feedback sought on plan

The city of Tiffin, in partnership with Seneca County, Fostoria and the Seneca County Park District, is seeking public input for a new joint comprehensive plan via an online survey.

The survey is going to be facilitated by Seneca Regional Planning Commission.

The joint comprehensive plan is a 20-year plan to help guide Seneca County’s growth. The document is to support the coordinated development of the county. It considers broad issues such as land-use policies and economic development. It also covers specific community concerns relating to affordable housing, agricultural and historical preservation and transportation mobility, to name a few.

To take the survey, visit www.senecaplan.com.

Food, non-food items to be collected during farmers market

Bounty in the County is to take place 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday in the commissioner’s parking lot during the Seneca County Farmer’s Market. Food and non-food items are to be collected at that time.

The event is sponsored by the Seneca County Homeless Coalition in partnership with the Tiffin City Schools, Kiwanis Club, WSOS, Department of Job and Family Services of Seneca County and the Seneca County commissioners.

Non-food items being collected include toilet paper, shampoo, soap detergent, diapers, paper towels, dish soap, toothpaste, toothbrushes, brushes, combs, foil and plastic wrap.

Council committee to meet Monday

The Streets, Sidewalks and Sewers Committee is to meet at 3 p.m. Monday in the council committee meeting room, located in the Municipal Building.

The committee is to discuss a petition for an alley vacation between South Sandusky and Benner streets in the city’s Third Ward.

City council sets special meeting

Tiffin City Council has scheduled a special meeting for 4 p.m. Sept. 5 in council chambers.

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