Local News

Another break-in at Viaduct reported

  A second break-in within two weeks was reported at Viaduct Bar & Grill Monday morning. The incident at 84 N. Washington St. was reported at 8:15 a.m. Monday. The business had been entered through the back door overnight, and a safe was taken, a Tiffin Police ...

Clyde-GS board organizes, agrees to seek levy in May

Clyde-Green Springs Board of Education met Monday morning for its  2017 organizational meeting. Member Matt Nicely was chosen as president while Trisha Prunty is to serve as vice president. Members set the service fund for board business at $20,000 and approved payment to board members of ...

Teen charged in maced police case

A 17-year-old from Fostoria has been charged after he allegedly sprayed two Fostoria Police Department officers with mace Friday night. Police made a traffic stop in the 800 block of North Countyline Street at 11:12 p.m. Friday, but rather than staying in the vehicle, a youth ran and led ...

Man reports being chased

A man reported being chased Sunday night. Seneca County Sheriff’s Office received a transferred call from Sandusky County Sheriff’s Office about 8:45 p.m. Sunday about a man in a vehicle reporting being chased by a vehicle. The chase ended on CR 37, near CR 38, and resulted in at ...

Larry DeVaughn (right), owner of Candlelight Disc Jockey Service, talks to attendees about his service during Camden Falls Wedding Showcase Sunday afternoon.

Camden Falls hosts wedding showcase

Camden Falls Reception and Conference Center started the new year by giving brides and grooms a chance to plan their special day. The 10th annual Camden Falls Wedding Showcase featured more than 35 vendors and gave wedding planners an opportunity to choose what services they’d ...

Commissioners to re-organize, talk justice center

Seneca County commissioners are to meet at 10 a.m. today at the commissioners office, 111 Madison St. In old business, commissioners are to give an update on the joint justice center and on Seneca Regional Planning Commission assessments. In new business, the board is to discuss an ...

Tim Hortons, 1630 W. Market St., opened in Tiffin Saturday.

Tim Hortons opens its doors

Tim Hortons officially opened in Tiffin at 1630 W. Market St. Saturday morning. According to a release from Seneca Industrial and Economic Development Corp., Rensko Holdings, a Westerville company, announced it purchased the location in September. SIEDC Development Coordinator Bryce Riggs ...

Armed robbery at Fostoria home

A woman was robbed at her residence in the 200 block of South Cadwallader Street early Saturday morning, a Fostoria Police Department report stated. The report stated the woman heard a knock at her door at 222 S. Cadwallader St. and three men — one wearing a mask — entered her home and ...

Fostoria officers maced in chase

Two Fostoria Police Department officers were maced during a foot chase Friday night. A Fostoria Police Department spokeswoman said two officers engaged in a foot pursuit of a youth in the 800 block of North Countyline Street at 11:12 p.m. The officers were allegedly sprayed with mace by ...

KinHunters meeting today

KinHunters are to meet at 2 p.m. today at Sandusky Township Fire Station, 2207 SR 19, Fremont for a round table discussion. Visitors welcome.


Support team

Columbian cheerleaders perform before the game against Bellevue Friday evening. The Tornadoes lost to the Redmen in overtime, 72-64. For complete coverage of the game in Bellevue, see Page 1B. To view more photos from this event, visit


Man stole $150,000 from victim

A man admitted he took more than $150,000 from a woman during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Friday morning. James A. Hurt, 55, of Tiffin, had been indicted by a Seneca County grand jury on charges of burglary, aggravated theft and tampering with evidence, all third-degree ...

DeWine sues 2 local firms

FREMONT — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is suing Clyde-based Buckeye Impact Group and Tiffin-based Premier Design Group. According to a release from DeWine’s office, the two telemarketing groups are accused of running a work-from-home scheme, misleading consumers and failing to ...

Man pleads guilty

A Findlay may pleaded guilty to charges in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Steve Shuff’s courtroom. Vincent J. Fedele, 34, entered written negotiated pleas of guilty to charges of tampering with evidence, a third-degree felony, and breaking and entering, a fifth-degree felony, ...

Case dismissed

The case of a Fostoria woman indicted by a Seneca County grand jury has been dismissed. Alexis R. Turner, 21, had been charged with aggravated possession of drugs, a fifth-degree felony.


Gorgeous Giselle

One of our fancier residents, Giselle, was dropped off at the shelter Nov. 11 and has been catching eyes ever since. She has a white coat and dainty brown markings, but her most distinguishing features is her carefully styled ‘do. Giselle appears to be a lionhead rabbit. She enjoys being ...

Lakota board to organize Monday

KANSAS, The Lakota Local Board of Education is to meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday for an organizational meeting, followed by the regular monthly meeting at 7 p.m., in the staff dining room of the school, 5200 CR 13.

Mohawk board meeting set

Mohawk Board of Education has scheduled a regular meeting at 7 p.m. Monday in the Mohawk Community Center.

TCS program committee to meet-

Tiffin City Board of Education’s Program Committee is to meet at 5:15 p.m. Wednesday at the Administration Building, 244 S. Monroe St.

Tiffin board to organize Tuesday

Tiffin City Board of Education is to have its organizational meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Administration Building, 244 S. Monroe St.