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Teens hurt in accident

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Two youths were injured in a single-vehicle accident on North TR 21 Thursday morning. Trooper Allison Young of the Fremont post of State Highway Patrol said Alexis Durst, 16, of Arcadia, was traveling south on North TR 21 in a 2000 Chevrolet Trailblazer with Cacey Sussang, 17, of Tiffin. ...

Reclaimed

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BELLEVUE — Renegade Reclaim, a barn reclamation company from Upper Sandusky, is spending a couple weeks dismantling a unique barn locally. Owner Eric Miller said the structure at 6374 CR 113 probably is one of the most interesting barns they’ve taken apart because of the way it was built. ...

Full pull

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ATTICA — Young pedal pull competitors raced toward a full pull at the Attica Independent Fair Thursday. Reed Weaver, 4, of Willard, participated in his second pull and placed first in his class. The youngster’s day also included plans to participate in peewee showmanship. Weaver had ...

Pulled around

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A team of two draft horses pulls a wagon with royalty members as passengers at the Attica Independent Fair Thursday evening.

Lined up

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Tractors line up for Attica Independent Fair's antique tractor parade Thursday evening.

Panel moves ahead on school security

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Tiffin City Council continues to move forward with advancing an agreement with Tiffin City Schools to provide more security in the district. Council members met in special session Thursday for the second reading of an ordinance authorizing the city administrator and chief of police to sign an ...

Several indicted by Seneca grand jury

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Several people were indicted by a Seneca County grand jury. Adam D. Mayer, 29, of Bellevue, was charged with complicity to felonious assault, a second-degree felony. Joshua D. Williams, 47, was charged with four counts of trafficking in cocaine, one fourth-degree felony and three ...

House ruled total loss in Huron County fire

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WILLARD — Crews responded to a house fire at 6142 W. Townline Road 12, in Huron County, Thursday morning. Captain John Weiss of Willard Fire Department said the fire was reported at 7:31 a.m. He said it took crews until about 9:12 a.m. to get the fire under control and crews were on scene ...

Attica Fair results, Aug. 10

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Beef Department Purebred Beef Breeding Senior Heifer: 1st, Emma Gurney, Attica Dairy. Junior Yearling Heifer: 1st, Lauren Bogner, Eastern County Livestock. Senior Yearling Heifer: 1st, Emma Gurney. Champion: Emma Gurney with Senior Yearling Heifer; Reserve: Lauren Bogner with ...

Daily Log, Aug. 10

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Tiffin reports • Austin D. Heberling, 18, of Fremont, was charged with theft Wednesday. • Chelsy L. Gerwin, 18, of Fremont, was charged with aiding and abetting Wednesday. • Timothy W. Green, 53, of Tiffin, was charged with disorderly conduct Wednesday. • A youth reported ...

Community Calendar, Aug. 10

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Today Attica Independent Fair, Attica Fairgrounds, 100 Fairgrounds Road, Attica. www.atticafair.com. Walnut Grove Campground Kids Weekend. Free events for kids who camp. Fishing derby, face painting, crafts, outdoor movie and more. Call (419)448-0914 for more info. Rummage sale, 9 a.m.-4 ...

Flying

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Destyana Booth and her brother, Preston Bowen, fly through the air at the Attica Independent Fair Wednesday night. To view more photos from this event, visit cu.advertiser-tribune.com.

Local author writes book of devotionals

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A local woman has authored a 365-day devotional through scriptures. Liz Darnell of Fostoria, was born to Rev. Clarence and the late Marie Mullins. She was raised around the Tiffin area. Darnell said she was inspired by God four years ago to start writing. “Often times in life, we are ...

Students’ summers full of activities

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BASCOM — The Wednesday meeting of Hopewell-Loudon Board of Education was the first for newly appointed Superintendent Jeff Holbrook, who assumed his responsibilities Aug 1. He thanked the community and faculty for the warm reception offered to him and his family. The meeting focused on the ...

Overcoming obstacles

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Meg is small in stature but big in overcoming obstacles. Hannah Chaffee, a member of the Republic Rowdy Rednecks 4-H club, is exhibiting Meg, a brown purebred shorthorn calf, at this week’s Attica Independent Fair. Patty Cole, whose family has Rock Creek Farm at the edge of Republic, said ...

Bettsville council hears about trash dumping, park repairs

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BETTSVILLE — The village council met Tuesday and provided updates from the past month. The meeting began with committee updates. Clean-up committee member Joyce Harrison reported “unattended” trash dumping in the up-town area, iterating that citizens are responsible for disposing of ...

Green Springs council members hear about nuisance concerns

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GREEN SPRINGS – Village council members heard a citizen’s concerns regarding trash, weeds and residents not taking care of their properties during their meeting Monday night. Resident Chuck Willman said he was bringing issues to council from “a group of concerned citizens.” Willman ...

Applications sought for U.S. military service academies

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Sens. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, and Rob Portman, R-Ohio, encouraged Ohioans interested in 2019 admission to U.S. military service academies to apply to each senator’s office for a congressional nomination. Brown and Portman previously hosted 12 U.S. service academy seminars throughout the state ...

Briefly, Aug. 9

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Businesses to take part in downtown garage sale The annual Downtown Tiffin Garage Sale is to be 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday. Susan Wilkinson, owner of Simply Susan’s, said there are to be more than 50 businesses participating in the sale. She said businesses can sell anything from little to ...

Daily Log, Aug. 9

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • Geri E. Hill, 40, of Tiffin, was charged with two counts of theft Tuesday. • A person reported people fighting in the 200 block of South Washington Street Tuesday evening. • An employee of Walmart, 2801 W. SR 18, reported shoplifters Tuesday night. County ...