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Tapping. Tapping fingers. Tapping hands. Tapping feet. A young boy would tap in school to help him focus. But other students would make fun of him, bully him and call him names like “twitcher” and “the tapper.” They asked him why he was always moving; if it was because of a ...

Toledo man charged with felonious assault, abduction

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A Toledo man accused of knocking a woman to the floor has been indicted by a Seneca County grand jury. Brian Perez Johnson Jr., 35, was charged with felonious assault, a second-degree felony, and abduction, a third-degree felony, according to court records. Court records state Fostoria ...

Tiffin man accused of destroying urine sample indicted by grand jury

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A Tiffin man accused of ransacking a probation officer’s office and destroying his urine sample that was positive for illegal drugs has been indicted by a Seneca County grand jury, according to court records. Bradley A. Bowersox, 32, was charged with tampering with evidence, a third-degree ...

Death in Fostoria investigated

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FOSTORIA — Fostoria Police Department and Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation are investigating a death. The incident at 707 Circle Dr. occurred Friday afternoon, and Fostoria Police Department, Fostoria Fire Division and Ohio BCI responded. Chief Keith Loreno of Fostoria Police ...

Former NCOESC teacher convicted of child endangerment

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A former teacher in North Central Ohio Educational Service Center’s preschool program who was accused of being intoxicated and having alcohol at school was convicted of child endangerment Friday morning. Heather V. Holben, 50, of Tiffin, pleaded no contest and was found guilty of a charge ...

Man accused of vehicle, fire department gear thefts

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A Tiffin man has been accused of thefts of a vehicle and Clinton Township Volunteer Fire Department fire gear. Jason M. Perkins, 30, was charged with grand theft motor vehicle, a fourth-degree felony, and theft, a fifth-degree felony, according to court records. The alleged theft of a motor ...

Grand jury hands up indictments

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Several people were indicted by a Seneca County grand jury. Casey L. Fountain, 38, was charged with tampering with evidence, a third-degree felony, according to court records. Chad E. Banks, 33, of Tiffin, was charged with violating a protection order, a fifth-degree felony Tabetha M. ...

Tiffin man convicted of 12 hunting violations

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A Tiffin man was convicted of 12 hunting violations Friday. William W. Cardwell IV, 18, entered no-contest pleas to the violations and was found guilty by Judge Mark Repp during a hearing in Tiffin-Fostoria Municipal Court. Josh Clark, assistant Seneca County Prosecutor, said it involved ...

Tiffin man accused of abduction, sexual battery

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A Tiffin man has been accused of abduction and sexual battery. Cooper D. Gilliland, 20, was indicted by a Seneca County grand jury on charges of abduction and sexual battery, third-degree felonies, according to court records. He is accused of restraining the liberty of a person under ...

Daily Log, Feb. 22

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Fostoria reports • A 200-block East Fremont Street man reported Thursday afternoon youths were throwing his children to the ground. • A person reported Friday afternoon a vehicle in the 100 block of Taft Boulevard had a window broken out of it. County report • Mayson L. Beard, 22, ...

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Today Grand Opening “Water Features,” 4-6 p.m. Tiffin Art Guild & Gallery, 130 S. Washington St. Art Competition & Exhibition. Fun competition for young and old. Awards presentation: 5 p.m. Light refreshments served. Sunday All You Can Eat Breakfast, 9-11:30 a.m. AMVETS, 1909 ...

Teacher’s aide gets special surprise from favorite artist

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Teachers in the Emotionally Disturbed Unit located at Noble 4-5 Elementary School go the extra mile for their students, one teacher’s aide was given a surprise shout-out from one of her favorite artists as a thank you. The ED unit classroom is run by the North Central Ohio Educational ...

Renaissance Pink Lady food truck to be open weekends

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The Renaissance of Tiffin is adding a second business venture for Downtown Tiffin. Owner Dave Spridgeon has purchased a food truck, fondly named “The Pink Lady,” according to a news release from Tiffin-Seneca Economic Partnership. The pink GMC truck will be found on the weekends at or ...

Seneca County Commissioner candidates: Tyler Shuff

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If he is elected Seneca County Commissioner, Tyler Shuff said he would use his 12 years of experience on city council to expand the number of people he serves. Shuff’s name will be on the March 17 ballot running against Bill Frankart. “I’m not a kid any more and I’m not toward the ...

Seneca County Commissioner candidates: Bill Frankart

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If he’s elected Seneca County Commissioner, Bill Frankart said he would use his 13 years of experience as a township trustee and his lifetime as a farmer to make good business decisions for the county. Frankart’s name will be on the March 17 ballot running against Tyler Shuff. Frankart, ...

Voters to consider income tax renewal for Seneca East

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ATTICA — On March 17, voters within the Seneca East Local School District will have the opportunity to consider the renewal of a five-year, 1% income tax levy. The levy is an existing operating income tax levy that has been in effect since 2001. The levy was last approved in 2015. The ...

Tiffin woman sentenced to community control

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A Tiffin woman was sentenced to community control during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael Kelbley’s courtroom. Amanda M. Jordan, 31, entered a written negotiated plea of guilty to a charge of aggravated possession of drugs, a fifth-degree felony. Kelbley ...