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Books really can change your life

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Who do you turn for advice? This evening, I plan on having a long conversation with Leonardo Da Vinci. I’ve been working my way through Walter Isaacson’s masterful study of the great Florentine artist and polymath, and I’ve found it both fascinating and unexpectedly ...

Sunday, Jan. 21

Community Announcements

T-SPL to host ‘Road Scholar’ program The adult services department at Tiffin-Seneca Public Library is to host “Get Schooled About Road Scholar” at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 29 in the Frost Kalnow Room of the library, 77 Jefferson St. Road Scholar ambassador Carol Becker is to explain what Road ...

Daily Log, Jan. 22

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • Oakford A. Leiter, 33, of Clyde, was charged with menacing-stalking, theft and operating a vehicle while intoxicated Saturday. • Gregory Smith, 49, of Fremont, was charged with driving under suspension and a Financial Responsibility Act suspension Saturday. • Kasey ...

Record breaker

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After breaking the New Riegel High School career scoring record during Saturday’s girls varsity game, Brianna Gillig (left) is congratulated by Rachel Faeth Fruth, previous girls career record holder with 1,413 points, and Paul Gnepper, boys career record holder with 1,414 points. Gillig ...

Possible overdose reported

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Seneca County Sheriff’s Office responded to a possible overdose early Saturday morning. According to a Seneca County Sheriff’s Office report, a 30-year old woman was reported as having difficulty breathing at 12:45 a.m. Saturday at 10420 E. TR 122. Evidence was collected at the scene, ...

Daily Log, Jan. 21

Daily Log

Tiffin report * Valdemar M. Ysasi, 22, of Fostoria, was charged with theft Friday. County reports * A 500-block South Broadway Street person reported they received a large phone bill for one month and the phone company is demanding payment Friday afternoon. * A woman reported there was ...

In the spirit

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Old Fort's student section cheers on the Stockaders during the boys basketball game against New Riegel Friday. Old Fort won, 50-48. The school celebrated homecoming and the 50th anniversary of its 1968 state championship baseball team. For complete coverage, see Page 1B. To view more photos ...

Getting a seat at the table

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Tiffin City Council’s newest member is an educator who has a passion for improving the city. Councilman Ben Gillig is a history teacher at Tiffin Middle School who filled the former seat of Council President Mark Hayes. Hayes moved from an at-large council position to council president ...

Plant Posey at your home

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PHOTO SUBMITTED Posey is a 3-year-old female in need of a home. She has been a long-term resident of the Humane Society of Seneca County. Posey loves to play, would be great for families with older children and is OK with other cats and dogs. For $25, Posey can be adopted from the humane ...

Tiffin police investigating possible heroin overdose

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Tiffin Police Department is investigating a possible heroin overdose Thursday afternoon. It was reported at 3:26 p.m. Thursday that a male was down and not breathing at 3 Hudson St., according to a Tiffin Police Department report. Officer Drew Westenbarger of Tiffin Police Department said a ...

Daily log, Jan. 20

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • Saad O. Alanazi, 22, of Tiffin, was charged with a Financial Responsibility Act suspension, traffic control light and seatbelt Thursday. • Nicholas D. Coffman, 23, of Republic, was charged with theft Thursday. • Tyler J. Fitch, 22, of Tiffin, was charged with theft ...

ODOT output way up fighting Seneca’s winter weather

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Nearly 4,000 tons of salt have been used by Ohio Department of Transportation personnel on state highways in Seneca County this winter. According to an ODOT release, since November, 3,710 tons of salt have been used as of Wednesday. At this time last year, only 1,608 tons of salt had been ...

Fostoria dentist ready to provide free care to children

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Dentist Tim Sulken is to participate in “Give Kids a Smile Day” 8 a.m.-noon Feb. 2 at his Fostoria office, 335 N. Main St. The annual program sponsored by the American Dental Association provides free oral health services to underserved children. Sulken’s office has participated in the ...

Youth cited after car strikes TR 112 house

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A youth was cited after a car struck a house at 4010 W. TR 112 Thursday afternoon. Deputy Luke Cantu of Seneca County Sheriff’s Office said Denver Staib, 16, of Tiffin, was traveling east on West TR 112 in a 1994 Pontiac Grand Prix. Staib hit a patch of ice, went off the right side of the ...

Tiffin woman indicted in robbery

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Another person has been indicted in connection to a robbery reported at a Tiffin home in November. Kayla M. Eachus, 25, of Tiffin, was charged with complicity to aggravated burglary, a first-degree felony, and complicity to robbery, a second-degree felony, court records state. The grand ...

County commissioners named in lawsuit

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A Bloomville man is suing Seneca County commissioners, one of their employees and an insurance company. The lawsuit was filed in Seneca County Common Pleas Court on behalf of Cody L. Roberts against Seneca County commissioners, Jeffrey M. McCrann and Allstate Insurance Co. It accuses McCrann ...

Two interested in council seat

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BLOOMVILLE — Two candidates have shown interest in joining Bloomville council. Resident Steve Phillips was present at the meeting Wednesday evening. Members plan to discuss the candidates and make a recommendation to Mayor Steve George at the next meeting for the open seat. George announced ...

Briefly, Jan. 19

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TCS panel to meet Tiffin City Board of Education Business Advisory Committee is to meet at 8 a.m. Thursday at Mercy Health - Tiffin Hospital, 45 St. Lawrence Drive. New Riegel schools committee to gather NEW RIEGEL — New Riegel Schools Audit/Financial Committee is to meet at 7 p.m. ...

Daily Log, Jan. 19

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • An employee of Rural King, 2300 W. Market St., reported a man and woman shoplifted Thursday morning. • A 200-block Hudson Street man reported someone opened a charge account with his information Thursday afternoon. County reports • Felicia E. Fleury, 23, of ...