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Sheriff’s office investigates possible overdose

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The death of a man Saturday is being investigated as a possible overdose by Seneca County Sheriff’s Office. Deputies responded to 8154 S. SR 231 in Eden Township for a report of an unresponsive 21-year-old man Saturday morning, according to a Seneca County Sheriff’s Office report. Deputy ...

On stage

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Dancers perform during “The Nutcracker” at The Ritz Theatre Saturday night. The production was presented by Von Heidecke Chicago Festival Ballet and involved more than 16 professional dancers as well as local children.

Matinee performance

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Dancers from Dance Unlimited Inc. are pictured performing a holiday dance program for the residence of St. Francis Home Saturday afternoon.

Five injured in accident at SR 12, TR 47

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Five people were injured in an accident at SR 12 and TR 47 Saturday afternoon. Sgt. Mike Walter of the Fremont post of State Highway Patrol said a van was traveling southwest on SR 12. Sgt. Matt Davis of the Fremont post of State Highway Patrol said Frankie W. Schaffier II, 59, of Fostoria ...

Daily Log, Dec. 10

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • Derek G. Hess, 33, of Tiffin, was charged with driving under suspension Friday. • Bryer M. Nordyke, 21, of New Riegel, was charged with marijuana possession and operating a vehicle while intoxicated Friday. • A 300-block South Monroe Street man reported his garage ...

Community Calendar, Dec. 10

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Today Breakfast, 9 a.m.-noon. VFW Post 2858, Tiffin. Cost is $5. (419) 448-9023. Pictures with Santa Claus, noon-2 p.m. Bailiwicks Coffee Co., 62 S. Washington St. Call Simply Susan’s at (419) 443-0882. Cookies with Santa, 1-3 p.m., Franciscan Earth Literacy Center, 194 St. Francis ...

’Berg, Terra plan nursing degree

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Heidelberg University and Terra State Community College agreed this week to work together to develop a bachelor’s degree in nursing. “This partnership was prompted by the presence of a strong nursing program at TSCC that provided students with an associate degree, but no local option here ...

Losing a good guy

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A Purple Heart recipient from Tiffin who died this week was humble, had a positive attitude and still was serving the United States, those who knew him said. LeRoy Coleman, 71, died Monday at The Willows at Willard, and his funeral is today. Mac McAuliffe, executive director of Seneca ...

Educator remembered

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BASCOM — A Fostoria woman who devoted more than 20 years to Hopewell-Loudon Schools is being remembered as a respected leader and excellent teacher who lived a full life. Mary Ruth Crandall, 77, died Wednesday at ProMedica The Toledo Hospital. Her funeral is today. Ron Jump, who served as ...

Woman sues care center

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A woman has filed a medical malpractice lawsuit against Autumnwood Care Center and Volunteers of America care facilities. The lawsuit was filed this week in Seneca County Common Pleas Court on behalf of Tiffin resident Carmella Price, executor of the estate of her husband, Harold Price. The ...

Grand jury indicts Tiffin man

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A Tiffin man was indicted by a Seneca County grand jury. Scott D. Ernst, 37, was charged with domestic violence, a fourth-degree felony, court records state.

You’ve gotta see Bubba

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PHOTO SUBMITTED Meet Bubba, a 2-year-old male mixed-breed beagle. He likes to run and jump, but a tall fence would keep him safe. Bubba likes chew toys and snuggling. His adoption fee is 25 percent off, because he’s the Pet of the Week. You can see Bubba at the Humane Society of Seneca ...

Christmas Cheer project underway

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SYCAMORE — First National Bank of Sycamore again is kicking off its community project named “Christmas Cheer.” In the spirit of Christmas, the staff is collecting monetary donations at bank locations in Sycamore, McCutchenville and New Riegel, along with their own monetary contributions ...

Local, State Briefs

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Christmas cantata Sunday at West Independence UMC The Community Choir is to present its annual Community Christmas Cantata “The Story of Christmas” at 7 p.m. Sunday at West Independence United Methodist Church. Refreshments are to follow. West Independence is at 22876 US 224, 14 miles ...

Daily log, Dec. 9

Daily Log

Tiffin reports * Abdullah G. Alenezi, 35, of Tiffin, was charged with driving under suspension and turn signal violation Thursday. * John A. Benjamin Jr., 24, of Tiffin, was charged with theft and criminal trespassing Thursday. * Shawn P. Fitch Jr., 19, of Tiffin, was charged with a ...

VFW program plans stockings for 104 vets

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Beth Walliser says she always will chair Stockings for Veterans to highlight the value of veterans. Walliser, a member of the Tiffin VFW Post 2858 Auxiliary, said the program is in its eighth year. The goal is to provide a stocking full of items and a bag of fruit and snacks to every ...

Grand jury indicts three

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Three people were indicted by a Seneca County grand jury Wednesday in connection to a burglary and assault reported in November. Robert L. Norville Jr., 41, and Robert L. Norville III, 19, both of New Riegel, and Cyle J. Carter, 27, of Tiffin, each were charged with aggravated burglary, a ...

One injured in two-vehicle accident

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A Tiffin man was injured in an accident at South Washington and East Market streets Thursday morning. Sgt. Robert Bour of Tiffin Police Department said Karen Hampshire, 42, of Tiffin, was driving a 2012 Chevrolet Traverse south on South Washington Street with her children Hannah Hampshire, 9, ...

Briefly, Dec. 8

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Jury indicts two Two people were indicted by a Seneca County grand jury. Lucas W. Chumley, 30, was charged with illegal conveyance of drugs of abuse onto the grounds of a specified governmental facility, a third-degree felony, and domestic violence, a fourth-degree felony, court records ...

Daily Log, Dec. 8

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • A first-block Boehler Street woman reported her neighbor had driven through her yard twice Wednesday night. • An employee of Walmart, 2801 W. SR 18, reported a shoplifter Wednesday night. • A woman reported her purse was stolen while she was at Goodwill, 2437 W. ...