Letters to the Editor

A respectful response

Over the past months, I have read with interest the various letters Frank SanGregory has written in The Advertiser-Tribune. I have agreed with a number of his observations and disagreed with others. Though we come from different backgrounds, different political perspectives and different ...

World has gone to hell

When our life ends, we have his concept that we will either go to heaven or hell. I feel this is wrong, because it sure feels like hell to me with the current situations happening in our county and the rest of the world. I am not a believer that our creator is coming back to cleanse this world ...

Rock on

There is a local group on Facebook called Seneca County Rocks! Members spend time and money painting small rocks, which then are hidden in the open to be found and enjoyed. Some rocks are works of art, others have inspirational words or sayings and others look like they were painted by a ...

Giving thanks

We thank you, Lord, for this beautiful country that we live in, this beautiful farming community and all its people. We are truly blessed! You have blessed us with a beautiful harvest of grain. We are most grateful! We thank you for the wisdom and knowledge, the courage and strength you ...

Neighboring communities are caring

Words alone cannot explain the loss the Hopewell-Loudon community recently experienced. The Rainey family will forever be in our hearts and will forever be a part of the Hopewell-Loudon community. It takes a supportive and compassionate environment to get through times of great adversity, and ...

They helped bring history to life

The Greenlawn Cemetery Association trustees and staff would like to express its sincere appreciation to all the participants and supporters for the success of our “Where History Comes Alive” trolley tour. We are grateful to the American Civil War Museum of Ohio for its partnership in the ...

Thanks for help with giveaway

The Knights of Columbus Tiffin Council No. 608 and New Riegel Council No. 10749 would like to thank Catherine and John Gase from FISH for all their help, West Ohio Food Bank for two large trucks loaded with more than 20,000 pounds of food, and Tony Paulus, Kevin Maiberger and Tom Maiberger from ...

Kudos to Sentinel, others

A much deserved “thank you” to the approximately 160 students and staff from Sentinel Career and Technology Center for helping clean up Greenlawn Cemetery. You, along with other volunteers, have been a blessing to our community. We personally know one World War II veteran, Don Comer, who ...

Patriotism builds up

What a difference a few generations make! Last evening, I was on youtube.com listening to some music. I had the opportunity — or, I’d rather say, I had the honor of listening to Kate Smith, a much loved and respected American lady, introduce and sing for the first time Erving Berlin’s ...

Stipend recipients announced

The Mental Health and Recovery Services Board of Seneca, Sandusky and Wyandot Counties is pleased to announce the winners of the Seneca County Marisa Erin Paulus Prevention stipend. The purpose of this stipend is to plan and implement youth, parent and community education projects about the ...

For the sake of the children

“For the sake of the children, we work for peace.” Friday, I held a sign bearing this slogan at the courthouse corner in downtown Tiffin in commemoration of Veterans Day. I wanted to point out to all passersby that together we can pursue a world without war, a world which will be safe and ...

Thanks for help with Heritage Festival

Another successful Tiffin-Seneca Heritage Festival! We would like to extend our gratitude to several community and organization members who had gone above and beyond for the 2017 festival. This was a very successful year and we could not have done it without the following contributors: ...

Students honor veterans

Tiffin American Legion Auxiliary No. 169 would like to send a deep expression of gratitude to Jane Dietrich’s fourth grade class at Noble School. Her students once again have come through with a great deal of creativity in making the Veteran’s Day project for our nursing home ...

Thanks for help with regional meet

Just want to say “thank you” to everyone for all your help with the regional cross country meet: Justin Depinet and Kris Kopp and his gang for parking/traffic; Tiffin University’s Theta Eta Omicron fraternity; Jeremy Croy, Tiffin University track and field team; George Byington and the ...

Elections board grateful for new facilities

The Seneca County Board of Elections has just conducted its first election in the new facilities at the County Services Building, and we found Election Day to be a success! We are extremely grateful to Seneca County commissioners Holly Stacy, Mike Kerschner and Shayne Thomas, County ...

Scouts raise funds for Trott family

Republic Boy Scout Troop 442, Thank you for organizing the sub sale to benefit Ron Trott Jr. Thank you to the Scouts and leaders for selling and making the subs. Thank you to all who ordered subs and donated money. We are so appreciative of all the support we have received from our family, ...

What is going on?

Think about this. Our great nation was founded on belief in an almighty, all-knowing God. Through that foundation came our laws and our blessings. Our laws were written to maintain civility, govern through respect for all life, liberty and opportunity. And through these principles, our nation ...

Get your address sign

Attention Hopewell Township residents, Please tell family, friends and neighbors who live in Hopewell Township we are replacing the blue house number signs. The numbers on the original signs which were distributed years ago have lost their reflectivity. Because the signs are used by our fire ...

Officials needed

This week, basketball teams across the state of Ohio officially begin preparing for the 2017-18 season. At the same time, basketball officials across Ohio are preparing for the campaign by studying rule books, working scrimmages and attending local meetings. As I look across the meeting room, I ...

Thank you to Golf Fore Life sponsors, donors

We would like to thank the people of Tiffin and the surrounding areas in support of The Knights of Columbus with our Golf Fore Life Fundraiser. The following businesses were sponsors or donors: UIS Insurance & Investments, Dr. Jack Felton, Schubach Chiropractic, Clouse Construction, Ewald ...