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Focusing on recovery

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People present a dramatization during the Walk to Recovery event at Hedges-Boyer Park Sunday afternoon. The event supported those recovering from drug addiction. To view more photos from this event, visit cu.advertiser-tribune.com.

Daily log, Oct. 9

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • Johnathan T. Toner, 26, of Green Springs, was charged with marijuana paraphernalia Friday. • A person in the 200 block of South Washington Street reported Sunday afternoon damage to a fence in a back alley. • A person reported Sunday evening a person witnessed a ...

Community Calendar, Oct. 8

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Events & Activities Today Karl Rahner: Theologian of Grace — Part II, 10-11 a.m. A DVD discussion series presented by the Rev. Richard Lennan, St. Francis Spirituality Center Greccio room, 200 St. Francis Ave. Offering. Registration, (419) 443-1485 or ...

Daily Log, Oct. 8

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • William T. Mercado, 31, of Fostoria, was charged with disorderly conduct Saturday evening. • Zachary C. Hopton, 20, of Wickliffe, was charged with theft Saturday night. • A shoplifter was reported at Walmart, 2801 W. SR 18, Saturday night. • A person reported ...

Storage building on TR 116 burns

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BASCOM — Crews responded to a storage building fire at 11254 W. TR 116 early Saturday morning. Chief Mark DeVault of Bascom Joint Fire District said Fostoria Fire Division arrived at the scene first, and there was a structure and two vehicles that were involved. Crews used an exterior attack ...

Screenwriter talks about history, legacy

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FREMONT — A screenwriter for a popular HBO miniseries delivered the keynote address Saturday night for the inaugural American Presidents Literary and Film Festival. Kirk Ellis was a screenwriter on the 2008 HBO miniseries “John Adams,” which chronicled most of the U.S. President and ...

Look, listen and learn

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Look, listen and learn is the theme of this year’s Fire Prevention Week, which starts today and continues through Saturday. One should look around his or her home for fire hazards and take care of them early; listen for the sound of the smoke alarm, make sure it’s functional and have an ...

#raineystrong

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Several events are planned in remembrance of a family lost in a fire about a year ago. The SR 18 house fire claimed the lives of James R. Rainey, 46; his wife, Jodi L. Depinet-Rainey, 41; and their children, Austin James Rainey, 19, Cody Steven Rainey, 15, and Jessica Denise Rainey, ...

Black and white all over

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Visitors look at art during the open house of “The Black & White Show” at Tiffin Art Guild, 130 S. Washington St., Saturday afternoon. Tiffin Art Guild President Karl Erbland said the exhibition is to last until Oct. 26 and people can visit 12-4 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday. He said ...

Sunday announcements, Oct. 7

Community Announcements

Preschool story time at T-SPL Preschool story time is to take place at 10 a.m. Monday in the Frost Kalnow Room of Tiffin-Seneca Public Library, 77 Jefferson St. The program features stories, poems, songs, finger plays, crafts and more. For more information, call (419) 447-3751 or visit ...

Daily Log, Oct. 7

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • Peri L. Weaver, 22, of Fremont, was charged with open container Saturday. • A first-block Beechwood Drive woman reported early Saturday morning money was missing from her house and her vehicle was damaged by her significant other. County report • A 10000-block East CR ...

Community Calendar, Oct. 7

Calendar

Today Tiffin Flea Market, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Seneca County Fairgrounds, 100 Hopewell Ave. (419) 618-4979 or email tiffinfleamarket@gmail.com. Autumnfest, noon-4 p.m. Garlo Heritage Nature Preserve, SR 19, 2 miles south of Bloomville. Children’s activities, live animals, food and farm ...

Collection for flood victims to begin Monday

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Tiffin-Seneca United Way is to initiate a collection Monday for the Carolina flood victims who were affected by the recent hurricane. Executive Director Pat DeMonte said they are working with a non-profit organization, Impact with Hope in Waterville, for the “Hurricane Florence Relief ...

Pre-game patriotism

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PHOTO BY JILL GOSCHE Calvert’s football team heads across the field prior to the homecoming game against Danbury at Frost-Kalnow Stadium Friday evening. The Senecas won, 54-14. For complete coverage, see Page 1B. To view more photos from this event, visit cu.advertiser-tribune.com.

2 hurt in crash near Bascom

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BASCOM — Two people were hurt in a rollover accident on SR 18, east of Bascom, Friday. Deputy Keegan Walter of Seneca County Sheriff’s Office said Brittany Scott, 26, of Fostoria, was driving a Saturn Aura east. The car went off the right side of the road, hit a ditch and flipped, he ...

Woman injured in SR 67/US 224 accident

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A woman was injured in an accident at SR 67 and US 224 Friday afternoon. Trooper Donte Hanns of the Fremont post of State Highway Patrol said Grace Chovan, 61, of Florida, was traveling north on SR 67 in a 2010 Chrysler Town & Country. Seth Biglin, 16, of Bellevue, was traveling west on ...

Tiffin Franciscans celebrate two golden jubilees

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The Sisters of St. Francis of Tiffin celebrated two golden jubilees in September: • Sister Edna Michel is the daughter of the late Othmar and Dorothey (Morman) Michel of St. Isidore Church, Cuba, Ohio. She was received as a novice Aug. 11, 1968, and professed perpetual vows Aug. 11, ...

Briefly

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Incident at Mickey Mart reported REPUBLIC — Crews responded to an incident at Mickey Mart, 101 N. Kilbourne St., Friday morning. According to information from Seneca County Sheriff’s Office, a person reported a 40-year old man was acting erratic and was possibly on drugs. A man was ...

Daily log, Oct. 6

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • Geri E. Hill, 41, of Tiffin, was charged with driving under suspension Thursday. • Brittney N. Green, 28, of Bloomville, was charged with a Financial Responsibility Act suspension and loud exhaust Thursday. • A 100-block Sycamore Street person reported a hitch was ...

‘Special kid’

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“Choose happy.” The phrase has become the focus of Tiffin University’s volleyball team in the wake of the death of Kenadee Siebenaller, 18, of Bascom, who had started the season on the team. Siebenaller was a 2018 graduate of Hopewell-Loudon High School and had been a Chieftain since ...