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Two arrested when warrants served at Willow Creek Apartments

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Two people were arrested when arrest and search warrants were served at Willow Creek Apartments on Tuesday afternoon. Detective Chuck Boyer, unit coordinator of Seneca County Drug Task Force - METRICH Enforcement Unit, said it had been an ongoing investigation for several months and was linked ...

Don’t run from the bees

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Beekeeper Linda Miller says people shouldn’t be afraid of a swarm of bees, but they should call a beekeeper to handle them. Miller, who has been keeping bees for about six years and has 30 hives, said it takes a bit of know-how to move bees to a safe place. She spoke Tuesday evening at a ...

Carnegie Library purchased

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Bill Jones of the Re/Max office in downtown Tiffin conducts an auction Tuesday morning to sell the building that was originally a Carnegie Library. Andrew Kalnow purchased the historical building from the Seneca County commissioners for $90,000. The money is to be placed in the county's General ...

Fremont man sentenced to prison on drug charges

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A Fremont man who admitted he trafficked drugs was sentenced to about five and a half years in prison by Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael Kelbley on Tuesday afternoon. Arlando C. Crowe, 40, had been charged with four counts of aggravated trafficking in drugs, fourth-degree ...

Community Calendar, May 15

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Events & Activities Today Blood Drive, noon-6 p.m., Tiffin-Seneca Pubic Library, 77 Jefferson St. Call 1-800-733-2767 to schedule appointment or schedule online using TSPLIBRARY Thursday Third Thursday Event-Barking Lot Party, downtown Tiffin. Health Screenings, 7 a.m.-10 a.m. Mercy ...

Senior Calendar, May 15

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Commission on Aging Nutrition Program Thursday — Pulled pork, corn chowder, tossed salad, Mandarin oranges, whole grain bun. Friday — Egg salad, sweet potato fries, broccoli, kiwi, whole grain bun. Monday — Italian chicken sausage links, mashed potatoes, vegetable blend, grapes, ...

Daily Log, May 15

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • Nicholas R. Goins, 23, of Fostoria, was charged with theft Monday. • Nathaniel R. Heil, 32, of Bloomville, was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia Monday. • Sandra K. Mason, 34, of Tiffin, was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia Monday. • ...

Longtime HPLM staffer promoted to head librarian

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FREMONT — The Hayes Presidential Library & Museums has promoted a long-time employee to the position of head librarian. John Ransom has served as interim head librarian for 11 months. He oversees the library operations and staff and works with patrons on their research questions. He has ...

Retirement recognition at Seneca County Opportunity Center

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An emotional retirement recognition was read by Seneca County Opportunity Center Superintendent Lew Hurst Thursday afternoon for Pam Depinet after serving the school for 26 years as a substitute workshop specialist and a clerical specialist. Hurst noted the dedication of the Depinet family to ...

Monthly event to feature first Barking Lot Party

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The inaugural Third Thursday Barking Lot Party is to take place 5-8 p.m. Thursday with events planned in the Croghan Colonial Bank and Laird Arcade parking lots. Nearly 30 businesses are to offer specials. Participants can register for door prizes at participating businesses. The event is ...

Region briefs, May 15

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Local vendors to showcase Goods at TSC ‘market day’ Tractor Supply Co. stores are calling farmers, craft makers and artisans to sell their homemade and homegrown goods during Tractor Supply’s Market Day Saturday. It’s an opportunity for community members to show off their talents, ...

New Riegel sees increase in open-enrollment students

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The New Riegel Board of Education heard about increases in open enrollment for the coming school year during its meeting Monday night. Superintendent David Rombach said that 134 open enrollment applications have been received so far for the 2019-20 school year, up from 97 just two years ago. ...

Tiffin man sentenced to 10 years in prison

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A Tiffin man who pleaded guilty to two sex-related charges in March was sentenced to 10 years in prison Monday morning. Joey F. King Sr., 34, had been indicted on charges of rape, a first-degree felony; sexual battery, a second-degree felony; and gross sexual imposition, a third-degree ...

Daily log, May 14

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • Brandon T. Bryant, 23, of Tiffin, was charged with domestic violence Friday. • Stacey Graham, 52, of Tiffin, was charged with unauthorized use of a vehicle Sunday morning. • A person at Walmart, 2801 W. SR 18, reported Sunday evening a customer shattered a window ...

Community Calendar, May 16

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Events & Activities Today Blood Drive, 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Lakota High School, Kansas. Call Sara Bensman at (419) 986-6620 to schedule appointment or schedule appointment online at LAKOTAHS. Teen Tuesday, 3 p.m., Tiffin-Seneca Public Library, 77 Jefferson St. Bingo, doors open 4 ...

Fostoria man’s drug trial begins

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The trial for a Fostoria man accused of drug and weapons crimes started Monday morning in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael Kelbley’s courtroom. Frisco W. Parks, 33, was indicted by a Seneca County grand jury on two counts of aggravated trafficking in drugs, one second-degree ...

Man admits sex-related crimes

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A Fostoria man accused of sex-related crimes involving two teenage girls pleaded guilty during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Steve Shuff’s courtroom Monday afternoon. Brandon C. Lane, 21, pleaded guilty to two counts of unlawful sexual conduct with a minor, both ...

Speer joins A-T as publisher

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A St. Clairsville native who grew up in the newspaper business has been named The Advertiser-Tribune’s new leader. Jeremy Speer, 36, is the new publisher of the newspaper, and his first day on the job was Monday. Speer said he knew Tiffin from a dot on the map and decided to travel there ...