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Calvert royalty

Calvert High School’s homecoming king is Lewis Fabrizio, son of Dr. Nick and Shayna Fabrizio. PHOTO BY NICOLE WALBY

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Craft show at St. Francis announced St. Francis Senior Ministries is to host a craft show 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday in the Elizabeth Schaefer Apartments, 190 St. Francis Ave. Multiple vendors are to attend. Proceeds from the show are to benefit the residents at St. Francis Home. For more ...

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Tiffin Kiwanis hosts wine tasting Tiffin Kiwanis Club is hosting a wine tasting fundraiser 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Ralph’s Joy of Living. The cost per person is $20 with $10 of each ticket sale and 10 percent of sales from the evening to the club. Register by calling Ralph’s at (419) ...

Annual Candidates Night is Wednesday

The annual Candidates Night event Wednesday is to feature Ohio Statehouse and Seneca County commissioner races. The event is hosted by the Tiffin League of Women Voters and is to start at 7 p.m. at Tiffin Middle School, 103 Shepherd Drive. “The audience always finds this event ...

Salon donating services to H-L students

A Tiffin salon is offering free up-do hair styles for any high school student attending Hopewell-Loudon School’s homecoming dance Nov. 10. The effort is in honor of Kenadee Siebenaller, 18, of Bascom, who was pronounced deceased at ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital after an accident on ...

Fostoria homecoming court

PHOTO BY NICOLE WALBY Fostoria High School’s homecoming court includes (front row, from left) Raelyn Hoffman, Mya Weimerskirch, Briana Hickle, AJ Lobenstein, Yonna Williams and Janay Williams; and (back row, from left) Quincy McDonald, Cody Helms, Aneas Cousin, Da’Shon Johnson, Jadyn ...

Tiffin University royalty

Tiffin University homecoming queen is Angela Holahan and homecoming king is Kyle Stump. PHOTO BY PAT GAIETTO

Heidelberg to welcome pro sports agent, attorney for lecture series

Kelli Masters, an attorney and certified NFL sports agent, is to be the guest of the fall Patricia Adams Lecture Series at Heidelberg University. Heidelberg invites the community to attend dinner and Masters’ keynote address, “Finding Purpose: Overcoming Feat to Live Authentically,” at ...

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TU sorority to host domestic violence survivor vigil today A candle light vigil is scheduled for 9:30-10:30 p.m. today in Hayes Courtyard on the campus of Tiffin University. The vigil is a tribute to victims and survivors of domestic violence, and is hosted by the Sigma Delta Sigma Sorority ...

Commissioners to discuss policy on downtown alcohol consumption

Seneca County commissioners are to meet at 9:30 a.m. today at the board’s 11 Madison St. office for a work session, followed by a regular meeting at 10 a.m. The work session is to include discussion about the city of Tiffin potentially establishing a designated outdoor refreshment area ...

Mohawk district’s treasurer gives five-year fiscal forecast

SYCAMORE — Mohawk Local School Treasurer Rhonda Feasel took center stage at Monday’s board meeting, explaining the five-year forecast. She sees the district’s financial condition as being “stable.” For the next three years, revenue are to exceed expenditures. In the recent past, ...

Two-hour training session on school safety set for Oct. 17 in New Riegel

NEW RIEGEL — New Riegel Board of Education members met Monday night and heard 5-12 Principal Justin Johnson state that staff members are to participate in the annual two-hour refresher training for school safety Oct. 17. Tiffin University security personnel are to conduct the training during ...

Truck hauling gas cylinders rolls into ditch

A truck hauling gas cylinders rolled into a ditch on West CR 592 Monday afternoon. Sgt. Kent Jeffries of the Fremont post of State Highway Patrol said Christopher J. Eckenrod, 52, of Norwalk, was driving a 2018 Freightliner east. “He sneezed,” Jeffries said. The truck went off the right ...

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TCS task force to meet today The Tiffin City Board of Education PreK-5 Task Force Committee is to meet at 9 a.m. today in the Administration Building, 244 S. Monroe St. County parks, regional planning to meet Wednesday Seneca County Park District and Seneca Regional Planning Commission ...

Born to be homecoming queen

SYCAMORE — Maria Danner said she didn't want to hold her daughter, Molly Danner, back in life and wanted her to go out and shine — like she did. She said she never stopped her daughter from doing what she wanted to do and wants her to be like everybody else. “I wanted her accepted,” ...

Autumnfest demo

John Rupp (center), of Tiffin, cuts wood with a saw blade attached to his 1956 Case 300 tractor with assistance from Steve Smith (right) and Jim Miller. The tractor and demonstration were part of the Seneca County Antique Farm Machinery Association area Sunday afternoon at Seneca County Park ...

Focusing on recovery

People present a dramatization during the Walk to Recovery event at Hedges-Boyer Park Sunday afternoon. The event supported those recovering from drug addiction. To view more photos from this event, visit cu.advertiser-tribune.com.

Storage building on TR 116 burns

BASCOM — Crews responded to a storage building fire at 11254 W. TR 116 early Saturday morning. Chief Mark DeVault of Bascom Joint Fire District said Fostoria Fire Division arrived at the scene first, and there was a structure and two vehicles that were involved. Crews used an exterior attack ...

Screenwriter talks about history, legacy

FREMONT — A screenwriter for a popular HBO miniseries delivered the keynote address Saturday night for the inaugural American Presidents Literary and Film Festival. Kirk Ellis was a screenwriter on the 2008 HBO miniseries “John Adams,” which chronicled most of the U.S. President and ...

Look, listen and learn

Look, listen and learn is the theme of this year’s Fire Prevention Week, which starts today and continues through Saturday. One should look around his or her home for fire hazards and take care of them early; listen for the sound of the smoke alarm, make sure it’s functional and have an ...