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Daily Log, June 15

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Tiffin reports • Jesse A. Pugh, 29, of Clyde, was charged with Financial Responsibility Act suspension Thursday. • Jason M. Sweet, 28, of Monclova, was charged with drugs-marijuana paraphernalia Thursday afternoon. • Cassandra R. Barton, 29, of Toledo, was charged with ...

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Man sentenced to community control A man was sentenced to community control during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael Kelbley’s courtroom. Jerrold J.L. Riley, 24, entered a written plea of guilty to a charge of possession of heroin, a fifth-degree ...

Intent to sue the village of Attica announced at council meeting

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ATTICA — Attica Council met Thursday night and each member received a letter from fellow councilman Kirk Stanfield. When Mayor Bryan Shock attempted to read the letter, Stanfield felt they should discuss the issue in executive session not open session. Solicitor Rick Palau stated it could ...

Junk cars no more in Sycamore

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SYCAMORE — Councilman Chris Clinger addressed attendees of Tuesday night’s Sycamore Village Council meeting regarding the housing committee meeting two weeks prior to address several complaints of violations of the village’s new junk car ordinance. “The village has received several ...

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Sunday Tiffin Flea Market, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Seneca County Fairgrounds, 100 Hopewell Ave., Free admission. Inside and outside. Rain and shine. Full Moon Hike - Strawberry Moon, 9 p.m., Garlo Heritage Nature Preserve, 6777 S. SR 19, Bloomville. North Coast Concert Band, 7 p.m., East Green ...

Mohawk Community Library has a new mobile app

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SYCAMORE — Mohawk Community Library has announced the availability of its new intuitive mobile app, SEO Libraries App, Available for iOS and Android, this app makes it easy to use the library even if a member is not physically in the library. The SEO Libraries App makes it easy to digitally ...

Commissioners get good news about state funds

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Seneca County commissioners received an update Thursday, noting expected increases in state funds for indigent defense and the Local Government Fund that could save the county $232,000 over the next two years. The county’s Public Relations Coordinator Jimmy Flint reported that the Ohio ...

The JOBS act will help connect Ohioans to good-paying jobs

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With the help of new pro-growth policies like tax reform and regulatory relief, the economy is growing and many businesses across the state are expanding their operations and putting “workers wanted” signs in their windows. We are experiencing both job gains and the strongest wage growth ...

Daily Log, June 14

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Tiffin reports • Jessica L. Myers, 26, of Fostoria, was charged with theft Wednesday. • Ronald D. Stevenson, 49, of Kansas, was charged with driving without a license Wednesday. • A 100 block Dallas Street man reported Wednesday night that threats were being made to his daughter on ...

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Allen Eiry hosting tea The Allen Eiry Center is hosting an elegant afternoon “Tea with a Taste of Italy” at noon July 9 at the Allen Eiry Center. Mary Eichhorn will present the program on “Italian Migration to Tiffin, Ohio.” Pre-sale tickets only through July 5. Tickets are $15 and ...

Community Calendar, June 14

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Events & Activities Today Equestrian Camp, ages 12-18, 9 a.m.-noon, Lane of Dreams Farm LLC, 2502 E. CR 16. Family Space Storytime, 3 p.m., Tiffin-Seneca Public Library, 77 Jefferson St., Frost Kalnow Room. For all ages. No registration necessary. (419) 447-3751 or ...

Too much rainfall proving difficult for farmers this year

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Seneca County has seen an overabundance of rain this spring, and local farmers, their crops and the soil those crops are grown in bear the brunt of the deluge. The recent glut of rainfall is especially unwelcome during the area’s spring planting season, which typically runs from early April ...

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Man sentenced to jail A Tiffin man admitted he violated the terms of judicial release. Michael E. Hays, 31, had been terminated from the Participating in the Victory of Transition program. He admitted the violation during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael ...

Planning in progress for fair week

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Summer is just around the corner, and that means the Seneca County Fair soon will be here. Preparing for the annual event is ongoing as the Seneca County Fair Board met Tuesday. One topic of discussion brought up by the Junior Fair Livestock Sale Committee was a need for computers and ...

Man admits failing to provide notice of address change

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A Tiffin man admitted Wednesday he failed to provide notice of an address change. Nathaniel L. Hill, 44, pleaded guilty to a charge of failure to provide notice of residence address change, a second-degree felony, during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael Kelbley’s ...

Bellevue man in altercation ordered to serve community control

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A Bellevue man who admitted he was involved in an altercation with a bicyclist in Flat Rock in July was sentenced to community control during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Steve Shuff’s courtroom. Gary J. Mayer, 55, had been charged with felonious assault, a ...

H-L offering a stipend in effort to retain bus drivers

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BASCOM — Hopewell-Loudon Board of Education voted to offer a stipend in an effort to attract and retain school bus drivers Wednesday evening. A one-time stipend of up to $1,000 will be given to new and current drivers when they complete 600 hours of driving duty. Drivers who only drive half ...

Man sentenced to 4 years in prison

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A man was sentenced to four years in prison on drug-related charges during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael Kelbley’s courtroom. Paul A. Courtney, 28, entered written negotiated pleas of guilty to charges of possession of cocaine and tampering with evidence, ...

Tiffin man admits burglary at Eden Township residence

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A Tiffin man admitted Wednesday he committed a burglary at an Eden Township residence. Tiler J. Clinger, 33, pleaded guilty to a charge of burglary, a second-degree felony, during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael Kelbley’s courtroom. The case is being referred ...

Daily Log, June 13

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Tiffin reports • James C. Moore, 59, of Tiffin, was charged with driving under suspension Monday. • Lanell S. Kiser, 41, of Tiffin, was charged with a Financial Responsibility Act suspension Monday. • Raymond S. Helms, 47, of Tiffin, was charged with operating a vehicle while ...