News

Lining up a shot

Local News

(From left) Makayla Coppus, 12, of Tiffin, and Gracie Solomon, 13, of Tiffin, shoot archery during a National Hunting and Fishing Day celebration at Izaak Walton League, 3570 N. CR 33, Saturday afternoon. Izaak Walton League member Wayne Foster said there was fishing in the morning and in the ...

Briefly, Sept. 30

Local News

Woman reports suspicious person A suspicious person was reported at Clay and Wentz streets Friday night. According to a Tiffin Police Department report, a woman reported that while walking home, a man in a silver four-door car tried to get her to get into his car. The incident was ...

Daily Log, Sept. 30

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • Dustin C. Terry, 41, of Tiffin, was charged with disorderly conduct Friday. • Linda J. Beasley, 67, of Fostoria, was charged with theft Saturday. Fostoria reports • An employee of Circle K, 551 E. Lytle St., reported early Saturday morning two men and a woman ...

Community Calendar, Sept. 30

Calendar

Today Sons’ breakfast, 9-11:30 a.m. AMVETS Post No. 48, 1909 S. SR 100, Tiffin. Cost is $6. (419) 448-1901. Church and School Festival, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. St. Francis Xavier Church, Willard. Ham, Latino food and barbecue chicken dinners available for drive-through, carry out or in our ...

Area man under investigation by FBI charged

Local News

A Fostoria man under investigation by the FBI was indicted by a Seneca County grand jury. Wesley Scott Armon II, 22, was charged with two counts of having weapons while under disability and one count of tampering with records, all third-degree felonies, according to his indictment. Seneca ...

County jobless rate dips to 4.1 percent

Local News

Seneca County unemployment rates took a dip from July to August. According to information provided by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services, in June the rate of unemployment was at 4.8 percent, in July and in August it went down to 4.1 percent. Those unemployed in August counted ...

Tiffin police, firefighters sell breast cancer awareness shirts

Local News

Tiffin Fire Rescue Division and Tiffin Police Department are selling T-shirts for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Firefighter Scott Brooks of Tiffin Fire Rescue Division said this is the department’s ninth annual T-shirt sale for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Shirts cost $10 and are ...

Showing support

Local News

PHOTO BY JILL GOSCHE Columbian mini cheerleaders support the Tornadoes before the football game against Sandusky at Frost-Kalnow Stadium Friday evening. Columbian, ranked No. 2 in Div. III’s Region 10, won, 37-7, and moved to 5-1. Sandusky had been 5-0, No. 3 in the state in Div. III and ...

Daily log, Sept. 29

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • Andrew T. Joseph, 26, of Tiffin, was charged with disorderly conduct Thursday. • A 100-block South Sandusky Street woman reported the theft of trash toters Friday morning. • A person at Ballreich’s Potato Chips, 186 Ohio Avenue, reported the theft of product ...

Attica committee accepts police budget predicated on levy passage

Local News

By Bonnie Daniel Correspondsent ATTICA — Village council Thursday night heard member George Yakoubian report on a recent public meeting addressing the upcoming 5-mill, five-year police levy and the budget meeting that followed Wednesday. He stated police Chief Keith Turner presented ...

Briefly

Local News

Youth struck by vehicle FOSTORIA — A person reported a youth was struck by a vehicle at Summit and North Countyline streets Thursday evening, according to a Fostoria Police Department report. The incident was reported at 5:28 p.m. Further information was not available Friday ...

Checking out the new digs

Local News

Students are to be able to move in today to The Landings at Terra Village, the dorms at Terra State Community College. Tours were given Thursday of Building B, which included studio apartments and four-bed apartments. The building is in three sections with two main buildings and a connector. ...

Mayor Montz recognized as young leader

Local News

Tiffin Mayor Aaron Montz received a 2018 20 Under 40 Leadership Recognition Award on Sept. 24 at the 23nd annual 20 Under 40 ceremony. He was selected from a record number of 255 candidates. Montz was elected to Tiffin City Council in 2007 at age 22. In 2011, at age 26, he was elected mayor, ...

Grand jury hands up indictments

Local News

Several people were indicted by a Seneca County grand jury. Jashon J. Walton, 19, of Lima, was charged with unlawful sexual conduct with a minor, a fourth-degree felony. Walton allegedly engaged in sexual conduct with a youth 13 to 15 years old, according to court records. Danashia A. ...

Gibsonburg man still in serious condition

Local News

A Gibsonburg man injured in an accident Sep. 20 remained in serious condition Thursday evening, according to a ProMedica Toledo Hospital spokeswoman. Robert Valle, 76, has been listed in serious condition at the hospital since Sept. 21. Valle was the driver of a 2003 Chevrolet truck ...

Daily Log, Sept. 28

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • Devin M. Logan, 19, of Tiffin, was charged with domestic violence Thursday. • A first-block Sycamore Street woman reported a youth ran in the back door, stole a vape and left Thursday afternoon. • A 1000-block West Market Street man reported his expiration sticker ...

Community Calendar, Sept. 28

Calendar

Today Stuffed pork loin dinner, 5-7 p.m. K of C Hall, 49 E. Perry St. Tiffin. (419) 447-0901. Cost is $9. Includes salads, sides and dessert. Saturday East Green Concert Series: The Right Now, 8 p.m. Frost-Kalnow Amphitheater on the East Green. www.EastGreenConcerts.com. National ...

Man charged with arson

Local News

FOSTORIA — A man arrested at the scene of a fire at his residence Tuesday night was charged with arson Wednesday. Thomas R. Barfield Sr., 59, who lives at 550 W. Center St., was charged with two counts of aggravated arson, first-degree felonies, along with one count each of misconduct at ...

Two injured in crash

Local News

Two women were injured in a single-vehicle accident on East CR 34 Wednesday morning. Sgt. Kent Jeffries of the Fremont post of State Highway Patrol said Destiny M. Garza, 23, of Norwalk, was traveling west on East CR 34 in a 1996 Mercury Mystique with Deyaniva Negrete, 20, of Willard, and a ...

One hurt in Hancock County accident

Local News

A woman was injured in an accident in Hancock County Tuesday afternoon. According to a Hancock County Sheriff’s Office release, Thomas J. Williams, 74, of Arcadia, was driving a 2016 Hyundai Sonata northeast on TR 243 and stopped at the stop sign at CR 216. Michelle M. Overmier, 51, of ...