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Bettsville talks July 4 event

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BETTSVILLE — Bettsvile Village Council members reviewed upcoming community event plans, followed by policy approvals. Tuesday night, Council continued preparations for the Independence Day celebration, including discussion of the much-awaited splash pad addition to the park. With quotes of ...

Fostoria man sentenced to 3 years in prison

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A Fostoria man convicted of two charges by a jury in April was sentenced to three years in prison during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael Kelbley’s courtroom Tuesday afternoon. During a trial in April, Jerome J. McBeth, 39, was found guilty of domestic violence, a ...

Ready for recital

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PHOTO BY NICOLE WALBY Young ballet dancers from Dance Unlimited rehearse Monday for their end-of-year dance recital, “Dance! Dance! Dance!,” set for 7 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at The Ritz Theatre, 30 S. Washington St. Tickets cost $13 for adults and $5 for children ages 12 and ...

Fostoria closes in on gas plan

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FOSTORIA — Fostoria City Council took a step toward entering into a natural gas aggregation program Tuesday evening that could help residents save money. Rob Barkley, member development coordinator for Northeast Ohio Public Energy Council, said about 219 other government entities in 14 ...

Man charged after confrontation

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A Tiffin man was charged after an confrontation in Hopewell Township Tuesday afternoon. John Schaffer, 22, of Tiffin, was charged with disorderly conduct after the incident at 2099 W. CR 26. Lt. Brian Hescht of Seneca County Sheriff’s Office said there was a verbal confrontation between ...

Panel may go to single trash hauler

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GREEN SPRINGS — Green Springs Village Council heard a resident’s concerns regarding the condition of the alley behind her home during their meeting Monday night. Kathleen Morris she lives on South Broadway Street (SR 19), and said some people on her street elect to put their trash in ...

Republic loses, gains police officers

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REPUBLIC — Republic council members accepted the resignation with regrets Monday evening of part-time police officer Alex Davenport, effective today, who has taken a position with the Clyde Police Department. Members then approved an ordinance to hire part-time officer Dwight Vazquez-Dyer, ...

Region briefs, June 6

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Ribbon cutting today at Time Staffing in Tiffin Seneca Regional Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Services is to conduct a ribbon cutting ceremony at 4:15 p.m. today at Time Staffing, 382 W. Market St. Lego robots coming to FLC Thursday FOSTORIA — Fostoria Learning Center, in partnership ...

Briefly, June 6

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Man sentenced to community control A Tiffin man was sentenced to community control during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Steve Shuff’s courtroom. Jacob J. Parrott, 21, had pleaded guilty to a charge of safecracking, a fourth-degree felony. He was sentenced to three ...

Daily Log, June 6

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Tiffin reports • Jacquelyn M. Matthews, 35, of Tiffin, was charged with theft Monday. • Reynaldo Uballe Jr., 52, of Toledo, was charged with a Financial Responsibility Act suspension, no operator’s license and speed Monday. • A person from Walmart, 2801 W. SR 18, reported a ...

Senior Calendar, June 6

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Commission on Aging Nutrition Program Thursday — Shredded beef, vegetable soup, tossed salad, peaches, bun, milk. Friday — Pork cutlet, mixed vegetables, cole slaw, pineapple, animal crackers, bread, milk. Monday — Beef stew, cauliflower and peas, grape juice, biscuit, bread, ...

Community Calendar, June 6

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Today “Shipwrecked: Rescued by Jesus” Vacation Bible School, 6-8 p.m. Tiffin Harmony United Methodist Church, 6487 S. CR 19 (corner of CR 6 and CR 19). For children ages preschool to high school. For information or to arrange van pick up, call Dana at (419) ...

CDBG funds to improve Riverview Park

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Mayor Aaron Montz provided some positive economic news to Tiffin City Council Monday evening, but it came with some negative news as well. Giving some information prior to meeting, Montz told Council that Tiffin qualified for $150,000 in Community Development Block Grant funds through the ...

NR man pleads guilty to bribery

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A New Riegel man pleaded guilty to one charge, and three others were dismissed Monday. Robert L. Norville III, 19, had been indicted by a Seneca County grand jury on charges of aggravated burglary, a first-degree felony; felonious assault, a second-degree felony; and assault, a first-degree ...

Car strikes mailbox, hydrant, power pole

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A car struck a mailbox, fire hydrant and pole on South Washington Street Monday morning. According to a Tiffin Police Department report, Chelsey T. Bunting, 20, of Tiffin, was driving a 2007 Chevrolet Cobalt north on South Washington Street. The car drifted off the side of the road and ...

Daily Log June 5

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • Douglas W. Vansickler, 27, of Fostoria, was charged with driving under suspension Friday. • A person reported Sunday evening the theft of an iPad from a vehicle. • A person reported Sunday night a child in the first block of Penn Street broke the window out of a ...

Community Calendar June 5

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Today Bouncing Babies, 10 a.m. or 6:30 p.m. Tiffin-Seneca Public Library, Junior Home Room. For infants from birth to 18 months and their parents or caregivers. To register, call (419) 447-3751 or stop into the Junior Library. “Shipwrecked: Rescued by Jesus” Vacation Bible School, 6-8 ...

Woman injured in CR 15 accident

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A woman was injured in an accident on North CR 15 by Morrison Lake Sunday afternoon. Trooper Christopher Kiefer of the Fremont post of State Highway Patrol said Dana Long, 29, of Monroeville, was traveling south on CR 15 in a 2010 Ford with Debra Hicks, 47, of Willard. Ralph Frederick, 78, of ...

Memorial Day parade

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Participants take part in Bascom Lions Club Memorial Day parade on West SR 18 through Bascom Sunday afternoon.