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Green Springs hears plans for Independence Day celebration

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GREEN SPRINGS — Green Springs Village Council members discussed final details of the town’s Independence Day celebration July 3 during their meeting Monday night. Councilman Bill Young said no non-profit organization had come forward to obtain a license to operate a beer tent. Eden ...

Bloomville man found guilty of assaulting peace officer

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A Bloomville man accused of assaulting a Seneca County Sheriff’s Office deputy and trying to take his gun was found guilty of two charges and was acquitted of another Tuesday. Jeffrey R. Sergent II, 36, was found not guilty of aggravated robbery, a first-degree felony, and guilty of assault ...

Man charged after accident

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A Fremont man who was critically injured in a rollover accident on SR 101 has been charged. Alan Blodgett, 35, was charged with operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs, driving under suspension and failure to control, according to Tiffin-Fostoria Municipal Court ...

Daily Log, June 5

Daily Log

Tiffin reports * Kimberly Gonzales, 23, of Fostoria, was charged with theft Monday. * Antonio Gonzales, 47, of Fostoria, was charged with theft Monday. * A 100-block Cottage Avenue resident reported Monday afternoon a car was taken six months ago. * A theft was reported Monday afternoon ...

Carey man accused of attempt to commit murder

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A Carey man has been charged with attempt to murder after an incident in Hancock County Sunday afternoon. Chad A. Howard, 37, was charged with attempt to commit murder through Findlay Municipal Court, according to court records. According to a release from Hancock County Sheriff’s Office, ...

Senior Calendar, June 5

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Commission on Aging Nutrition Program Thursday — Sloppy joe, potato asparagus soup, tossed salad, apricots, whole wheat bun, graham crackers. Friday — Chicken Alfredo, broccoli, cauliflower, fruit mix. Monday — Chicken breast, scalloped potatoes, green beans, peaches, whole grain ...

Community Calendar, June 5

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Events & Activities Today Groovin’ Through The Galaxy, 11:15 a.m. Mohawk Community Library, 200 S. Sycamore Ave., Sycamore. (419) 927-2407. Lessons in Light-Years, 2 p.m. Mohawk Community Library, 200 S. Sycamore Ave., Sycamore. (419) 927-2407. Toddler Time-Galaxy in a Bottle, 6:30 ...

Blue skies and bluebirds

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Jim Coffman, local master bird bander who monitors bluebird boxes and purple martin boxes in the county parks, checks a bluebird box at Forrest Nature Preserve on a sunny Monday afternoon. Coffman said the boxes at Forrest preserve contain baby bluebirds and tree swallows in various stages of ...

Members of Tiffin Fire/Rescue Division sworn in

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Two members of the crews of the Tiffin Fire/Rescue Division were sworn in as lieutenants Monday during the Tiffin City Council meeting. Firefighters Mike Homan and Jason Monschein were chosen for promotion to replace those who retired. Fire Chief Kevin Veletean said many people had done ...

Tom Peiffer begins tenure as Old Fort superintendent

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BETTSVILLE — The Old Fort Board of Education conducted its first meeting since Tom Peiffer took the helm as superintendent on June 1. Peiffer previously served as superintendent, and various other roles, at Gibsonburg Exempted Village School District for a number of years. The meeting ...

Tiffin native shares his story in new book

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In life we experience many events – some tragic and some victorious. In his new book, one Tiffin native shares his true story of the lessons he’s learned. Shiloe Steinmetz is the author of “Eternity Awaits: A True Story of One Man’s Journey.” Steinmetz is a two-time Mr. Ohio and ...

Fostoria man charged with rape

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A Fostoria man has been accused of engaging in sexual conduct with a boy, according to court records. According to Tiffin-Fostoria Municipal Court records, Cody A. Wells, 19, was charged with rape, a first-degree felony. The alleged incident occurred at his residence at 7387 Portage View ...

Robbery, assault trial begins Monday

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The trial for a Bloomville man charged with assaulting a Seneca County Sheriff’s Office deputy in November started in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Steve Shuff’s courtroom Monday morning. Jeffrey R. Sergent II, 36, was charged with aggravated robbery, a first-degree felony; ...

Daily Log, June 4

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • Katelyn M. Davis, 22, of Tiffin, was charged with a Financial Responsibility Act suspension Friday. • William T. Mercado Jr., 32, of Fostoria, was charged with disorderly conduct Friday. • A person reported Sunday evening a shoplifter at Walmart, 2801 W. SR 18, was ...

Local Briefs

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Bettsville sets budget hearing The village of Bettsville’s budget hearing is to be at 6:15 p.m. today at the Bettsville Village Complex, 308 Emma St., Bettsville. Developmental Disabilities board to meet The Seneca County Board of Developmental Disabilities is to meet at 4:30 p.m. June ...

Community Calendar, June 4

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Events & Activities Today Spaced Out Tuesday: Astronaut Training Camp, 1 p.m.-3 p.m. Tiffin-Seneca Public Library, 77 Jefferson St., Frost Kalnow Room. For children 4 years of age up to those who have completed fifth grade. No registration necessary. For more information, call ...

Republic council members appoint Eric Boeser

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Republic council members appointed Eric Boeser to the vacant seat on council Monday evening from a field of three candidates vying for the position. Boeser retired after serving as a Tiffin firefighter for 21 years and serves as a volunteer for the local fire rescue squad. Boeser was ...

A-T announces new editorial leadership team

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A year ago Joanna Lininger didn’t picture herself where she is now, but leading at a newspaper in her native area has been a welcomed destiny for the Wyandot County native. Lininger, who will turn 22 later this month, is a 2015 Mohawk High School graduate who was promoted last week to ...