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Terra nursing program issues aired

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FREMONT — Students, graduates and faculty members came out in support of the nursing program during the January Terra State Board of Trustees meeting Wednesday afternoon. According to information provided by Steve Bender, Terra Faculty Association president, in the past five years there ...

Changes in attitude

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A group of community members toured a facility Wednesday that could be used to help people in poverty. Tiffin-Seneca United Way Executive Director Pat DeMonte, who helps facilitate the group, said the county task force on homelessness visited the former Ruffing Family Care Center, 2320 W. CR ...

Trafficking survivor shares story

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Human trafficking stems from vulnerability and traffickers target those who appear depressed or lonely, a victim said Wednesday evening. Ann Marie Babb shared her story during Heidelberg University’s fourth annual Human Trafficking Awareness Week. She is vice president of business ...

Briefly, Jan. 25

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Rollovers reported Five people were injured in two rollover accidents Wednesday. A rollover accident on SR 100 was reported at 6:21 p.m., according to a Seneca County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman. Three people were transported to Mercy Health - Tiffin Hospital, the spokeswoman said. Tiffin ...

Daily Log, Jan. 25

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Tiffin report • An employee of Walmart, 2801 W. SR 18, reported a theft Wednesday morning. County reports • A 200-block West Adams Street man reported a garage was broken into Tuesday evening. • A 10000-block East CR 56 woman reported a break-in Tuesday evening. Fostoria reports • ...

Community Calendar, Jan. 25

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Today Blood drive, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Heidelberg University, Campus Center, 44 Greenfield St. Blood drive, noon-6 p.m., Tiffin University, 155 Miami St. Homeschool Book Club, noon-12:45 p.m., Tiffin-Seneca Public Library, Frost Kalnow Room. Homeschooled children ages 10 and older are invited ...

No injuries in Attica derailment

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Rail cars on their way to Chicago derailed on a Norfolk Southern track near Attica Monday night. According to information from Jonathan Glass, public relations manager for Norfolk Southern Corp. in Norfolk, Virginia, nine rail cars on a westbound train derailed about 10:45 p.m. Monday No ...

6 years in prison over fatal overdoses

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A Fostoria man charged in connection to the deaths of two men in December 2016 was sentenced to six years in prison by Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael Kelbley Tuesday afternoon. Joseph E. Worth, 37, pleaded guilty to two counts of involuntary manslaughter, both first-degree ...

Precise language focus for county panel

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Seneca County commissioners discussed the importance of using more precise language when discussing projects during a meeting Tuesday. Commissioner Shayne Thomas said the board owes it to taxpayers to be more precise so residents have a good understanding of how things work. Thomas and ...

TCS addressing audit concerns

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Students, staff and administrators thanked Tiffin City Board of Education members Tuesday night for their dedication as part of School Board Appreciation Month. “We recognize the impact you continue to make,” Superintendent Gary Barber said. On another matter, Director of Teaching and ...

Seneca unemployment up at year end

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Seneca County’s jobless rate was higher in December than it was in November but is below figures from a year earlier. According to information from Ohio Department of Job and Family Services, the unemployment rate was 4.6 percent in December, up from 3.9 percent in November. The rate was ...

Briefly

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Chamber to host Casino Royale event Seneca Regional Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Services is to present the annual Casino Royale fundraiser at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 10 at Camden Falls, 2460 S. SR 231. Cocktails are to start at 6:30 p.m. There is to be live music scheduled by Jersey – The ...

Daily Log, Jan. 24

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Tiffin reports • Lucy C. Stultz, 27, of Tiffin, was charged with a Financial Responsibility Act suspension Monday. • Renae T. Fearing, 43, of Tiffin, was charged with a Financial Responsibility Act suspension Monday. • Michael E. Hays, 29, of Tiffin, was charged with driving under ...

Community Calendar, Jan. 24

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Today Toddler Tales, 10 a.m. Tiffin-Seneca Public Library, Frost Kalnow Room. For parents or caregivers and their children who are 1¢ to three years old. (419) 447-3751. “Captain January,” Golden Age of Hollywood Matinee Movie Series, 2 p.m., The Ritz Theatre, 30 S. Washington St., ...

Senior Calendar, Jan. 24

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Commission on Aging Nutrition Program Thursday — Shredded chicken, corn chowder, salad, pears, buns, milk. Friday — Barbecue riblet, herbed red skin potatoes, vegetable blend, oranges, bun, milk. Monday — Ham, sweet potatoes, green beans, pineapple, roll, milk. Tuesday — Chicken ...

Trailer fire displaces family

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FOSTORIA — Four people temporarily were displaced from a Poplar Village Mobile Home Park trailer by a fire Monday morning. Chief Mark DeVault of Bascom Joint Fire District said two adults and two children live in the trailer, at 12400 W. Axline St., Lot 59, and they were displaced as a ...

‘Looking for our savior’

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UPPER SANDUSKY — A man was arrested after a car drove through a garage door into Bridgestone APM Sunday afternoon. The incident at Bridgestone APM, 245 Commerce Way, was reported about 1:45 p.m. and caused $1 million in damage to the building and its contents, an Upper Sandusky Police ...

Man sentenced to 3 years in prison

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A man previously convicted of a sex-related charge was sentenced to prison Monday for not keeping Seneca County Sheriff’s Office updated about his residence. A court spokeswoman said Michael L. Gibson II, 45, pleaded guilty to charges of failure to verify residence address and failure to ...

Program at H-L to help students, parents with tough topics

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BASCOM — Hopewell-Loudon Local School again is offering an educational program for the program in February titled “Chieftains for Change.” Last year, the school presented a program called “You Are Not Alone.” A committee then was formed in September to continue the program with ...