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Making inroads: Ground broken for access roadway

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City, county and state elected officials joined Seneca Industrial and Economic Development Corp. personnel Friday morning for a ground-breaking ceremony at a site that city administrators believe will lead to progress and economic development. The ceremony was held near the future site of ...

Suit filed over death of Heddles

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The widow of local businessman killed in a traffic accident last year is suing a local transportation company and the driver. A wrongful-death lawsuit has been filed in Seneca County Common Pleas Court on behalf of Patricia Heddles, wife of Willard Heddles, against Advanced Limousine Service ...

Geralt loves kids and wants to be part of your family

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Geralt is a 1-year-old male domestic short hair. He is very sweet and loves to be snuggled. Geralt is generally good with other animals but is shy at first. He absolutely loves children and would make a great addition to any family. You can see Geralt at the Humane Society of Seneca County, ...

Man injured in accident at CR 19 and TR 90

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A man was injured in an accident at CR 19 and TR 90 Friday afternoon. Deputy Keegan Walter of Seneca County Sheriff’s Office said Caleb Marlowe, 20, of Tiffin, was traveling west on TR 90 in a 2000 Pontiac Grand Am and Kay Barth, 61, of Tiffin, was traveling north on CR 19 in a 2007 Mazda. ...

Briefly June 9

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Local Republican committee elects officers The Seneca County Republican Central Committee met Thursday at the Board of Elections to reorganize and select officers. All members of the Central Committee were appointed to the Executive Committee. David W. Koehl was elected as chairman of both ...

Daily Log June 9

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • Haley M. Martin, 30, of Fremont, was charged with driving under suspension Thursday. • Susan M. Trager, 43, of New London, was charged with theft Thursday. • A woman reported she left her purse in a shopping cart at Walmart, 2801 W. SR 18, and it was missing ...

Community Calendar June 9

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Today Tiffin community garage sales. Learn how to make Shibori, 10 a.m.- 1 p.m. For kids ages 8 to 14. Tiffin Art Guild, 130 S. Washington St., downtown Tiffin. Space is limited, please register by emailing tiffinartguild@att.net or call (419) 443-0478. 16th ...

Legislation would have city maintain East Green

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Tiffin’s Law and Community Planning Committee agreed Thursday afternoon to send legislation to Tiffin City Council that would allow the city to sign a contract making the city responsible for maintenance at the East Green Complex. The park, which includes an amphitheater and green space, ...

Drug charges land men in prison

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Two Tiffin men arrested in April as part of a round-up of people accused of drug-related crimes were sentenced to prison this week. Dominic T. Hitchcock, 24, pleaded guilty to a charge of aggravated trafficking in drugs, a second-degree felony, during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas ...

Seislove chosen as Calvert elementary principal

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Calvert Catholic Schools has hired Marilyn Seislove as elementary principal. A release states Seislove earned a bachelor’s degree in elementary education from the University of Akron and a master’s degree in humanities from Tiffin University. She has taught preschool, fourth through ...

Regional planners discuss public bus transit plan

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Seneca Regional Planning Commission officials discussed a countywide public bus transit plan Thursday night that mostly is to be funded by state grants. SRPC Executive Director Charlene Watkins said the project is to cost about $30,000 but will have 90 percent covered by reimbursement grants ...

Youth in custody after spray painting spree

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FOSTORIA — A youth was taken into custody after multiple reports of vandalism Thursday morning. A person reported at 8:49 a.m. Thursday his back door had been spray painted red, according to a Fostoria Police Department report. At Fostoria Appliance Outlet, 130 E. Center St., alley garage ...

Teaching teachers

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Justin Pruneski (left), assistant professor of biology at Heidelberg University, teaches teachers about bacteria in the human body by using different kinds of pasta Thursday. Tiffin City School teachers, from grades kindergarten to fifth grade, spent the week on Heidelberg’s campus as part of ...

Community Calendar, June 8

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Today Tiffin community garage sales. Get Crafty @ Your Library with the Seneca Re-Ads, 10:30 a.m. Tiffin-Seneca Public Library, Frost Kalnow Room. Register at www.tiffinsenecalibrary.org or call (419) 447-3751. Family Reading Fort, 5-7 p.m. Tiffin-Seneca Public Library, Frost Kalnow Room. ...

Tiffin teen critically hurt in accident

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A Tiffin teenager was critically hurt in an accident in Clinton Township Tuesday night. Abby Chapman, 16, of Tiffin, first was taken by Tiffin Fire Rescue Division to Mercy Health - Tiffin Hospital. She then was flown by Life Flight to Mercy Health - St. Vincent Medical Center, according to a ...

Man sentenced to 4 ½ years in prison for man’s death

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A Fostoria man was sentenced to four and a half years in prison Wednesday afternoon after admitting he recklessly caused the death of a fellow Fostoria man Oct. 9. Lee F. McCumber, 40, waived indictment by a Seneca County grand jury and proceeded with a bill of information during the hearing ...

Man sentenced to two years in prison

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A Tiffin man was sentenced to two years in prison during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael Kelbley’s courtroom Wednesday afternoon. In April, Jason L. Moore, 33, had pleaded guilty to charges of burglary, a third-degree felony, and theft, a fifth-degree felony, ...

Bloomville Village Council: Abandoned house ‘in decent shape’

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BLOOMVILLE — Bloomville Village Council had discussed the future of a Jefferson Street property during the May 16 meeting. The abandoned house is owned by the land bank and council members wanted to know if the village wants to sell the property or have it demolished. At the time, members ...

Daily Log, June 7

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • Nancy S. Williams, 46, of Tiffin, was charged with telecommunication harassment Tuesday. • Anthony A. Meza, 24, of Tiffin, was charged with a Financial Responsibility Act suspension Tuesday. • Mason M. Wagner, 20, of Burgoon, was charged with possession of drug ...