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Bridal preparations

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Cami Gooding (left) and Paige Young explore the wedding offerings at the Ralph's Joy of Living booth Sunday afternoon during Camden Falls' Wedding Showcase at Camden Falls Reception and Conference Center, SR 231. The afternoon included a room full of dresses, cakes, photographers, food, flowers ...

Sunday announcements, Jan. 13

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T-SPL Talks Tiffin-Seneca Public Library will host “T-SPL Talks: Digital Empowerment for Parents” Jan. 22 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Frost Kalnow Room. Parents will learn about current trends and online risks associated with children being on the internet, as well as ways to empower ...

Crews respond to hay on fire

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ATTICA — Crews responded to hay on fire at 13674 US 224 Saturday evening. Chief Lonnie Jaynes of Attica-Venice-Reed Fire District said when crews arrived, there was hay on fire inside the barn and also some hay on fire outside, east of the barn. It took crews about 20 minutes to extinguish ...

Man charged after accident Friday

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REPUBLIC — A man was charged after an accident on North CR 43 Friday evening. Scott Siegenthaler, 40, of Republic, was charged with operating a vehicle while intoxicated and failure to control. A person reported seeing a Chevrolet Tahoe roll once, go into a field and then leave the scene, ...

‘School’s out forever’ Fostoria parish removes 1909 structure

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FOSTORIA — In December 2018, heavy equipment from Posey Excavating arrived to begin demolition of the St. Wendelin School on North Wood Street, Fostoria. The site is expected to be cleared later this month. The parish history by retired teacher John Pocs states the structure was built in ...

Briefly

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Another break-in reported Another break-in has been reported south of Tiffin. According to a Seneca County Sheriff's Office report, a woman reported Saturday morning someone broke into her house at 5878 S. CR 19 and stole money and prescription medication. The sheriff's office has ...

Daily Log

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • Jared M. Johnson-Rohrbach, 20, of Tiffin, was charged with marijuana possession Friday. • A first-block Douglas Street woman reported her bank account was compromised Friday evening. • Spencer T. Wright, 26, of Tiffin, was charged with domestic violence ...

Community Calendar

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Events & Activties Today Breakfast, 9-noon VFW 2858, Tiffin. $6. For information call (419) 448-9023 All you can eat breakfast buffet, 9 a.m.-noon, Tiffin Eagles, 68 Riverside Dr. Cost $7.00 Moose Bingo, 4:30 p.m., Tiffin Moose Lodge, 1146 OH 53. Open at 3 p.m., Early Birds at 4:30 ...

Four apply to fill county treasurer job

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Four people submitted applications by Thursday’s deadline to become Seneca County treasurer as Damon Alt prepares to leave the post at the end of January. Chris English, Paul Harrison, David Koehl and Stephen Welter applied for the job by submitting applications to the Republican Central ...

Tiffin man, 21, indicted

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A Tiffin man was indicted by a Seneca County grand jury. Evan L. True, 21, was charged with complicity to aggravated burglary, a first-degree felony; and trafficking in marijuana and possessing criminal tools, fifth-degree felonies, court records state. The grand jury specified True or an ...

Comprehensive plan sessions seek your input

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Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, Seneca County residents have their chance to help set goals for the next 20 years in the county as well as the cities of Tiffin and Fostoria and Seneca County Park District. Seneca Regional Planning Commission and CT Consulting, the company putting together the ...

Tiffin gets $15,000 grant to improve pedestrian safety

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The city of Tiffin has received a $15,000 grant from The White Family Charitable Fund through The Tiffin Community Foundation to improve pedestrian safety at the intersection of Glenn and Melmore streets in Tiffin. The plan is set to improve safety in particular for children going to and from ...

Attica council reorganizes, plans to discuss police levy Thursday

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ATTICA — During Attica Village Council’s organizational meeting Thursday night, Councilman Justin Van Alstine was elected president pro tempore and Mayor Bryan Shock announced all committees would remain the same. Resident Deb Briggs, wife of former police chief Jeff Briggs, who served ...

Briefly

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Another break-in reported in Tiffin Seneca County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a vehicle gone through and a break-in south of Tiffin. At 7:30 p.m. Thursday, a person at 3660 W. CR 14 reported a vehicle was gone through, a sheriff’s office report states. About 8 a.m. Friday, a ...

Daily log, Jan. 12

Daily Log

Tiffin report • Tyler J. Fitch, 23, of Tiffin, was charged with disorderly conduct Thursday. County reports • A man reported two students crawled under his son’s truck and put additional weights under the vehicle at Seneca East Local Schools, 13343 E. US 224, Thursday ...

Man accused of breaking into father’s garage

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BELLEVUE — A man was accused of breaking into his father’s garage after reporting others had broken into it Thursday afternoon. Deputy Mark Lawson of Seneca County Sheriff’s Office said Randell T. Ladd, 34, of Bellevue, was charged with breaking and entering, criminal trespassing, ...

Landfill stink: Residents voice odor concerns

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Odor emanating from Sunny Farms Landfill is causing a stink. Area residents are concerned about the smell and the effect hydrogen sulfide gas may be having on their health, and the company that owns the landfill has begun putting together new measures to control the gas. Hydrogen sulfide ...

Pedestrian struck by vehicle dies

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A pedestrian struck by a vehicle on South Sandusky Street Wednesday has died. Shirley M. Schultz, 80, of Tiffin, died early Thursday morning, according to Tiffin Police Department. According to the police department, Candi Ludwig, 41, of Tiffin, was driving a Ford Explorer. The SUV struck ...

Several indicted by grand jury

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Several people were indicted by a Seneca County grand jury. Frisco W. Parks, 33, was charged with felonious assault, a second-degree felony. He allegedly caused serious physical harm to a man, according to his indictment. Dorian R. Williams, 25, was charged with assault and harassment with ...

Tiffin BOE elects Gase president, Widman VP

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Dr. Andrew Gase was elected president of the Tiffin City Board of Education for calendar year 2019 at an organizational meeting of the board Tuesday. Chris Widman was elected vice president. The board approved a number of standing authorizations recommended by Superintendent Gary Barber ...