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Woman sentenced to jail

A Fostoria woman was sentenced to jail during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael Kelbley’s courtroom.

Jodi R. Ridenour, 34, admitted she violated the terms of her judicial release, according to court records.

Kelbley sentenced her to 23 months in Seneca County Jail, with credit for 450 days served, they state.

Ridenour had pleaded guilty to charges of failure to comply with an order or signal of a police officer, a third-degree felony; assault, a fourth-degree felony; and obstructing official business, a fifth-degree felony.

Tiffin resident pleads guilty

A Tiffin resident pleaded guilty to a charge during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Steve Shuff’s courtroom.

Stacey Graham, 52, entered a written negotiated plea of guilty to a charge of unauthorized use of a vehicle, a fifth-degree felony, according to court records.

The case was referred for a pre-sentence investigation report.

Carey man indicted

A Carey man was indicted by a Seneca County grand jury.

Mitchell L. Risner, 19, was charged with theft, a fifth-degree felony.

The alleged theft occurred at Walmart April 7, according to his indictment.

Tickets still available for Summer Stroll

There is still time to get tickets for the second annual Downtown Summer Stroll taking place 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday in downtown Tiffin.

Like other walks in Tiffin, including the Chocolate Walk in the spring and Pumpkin Stroll in the fall, people are invited to walk through the shops and restaurants downtown collecting summer-themed treats and gifts. As in the past, 100% of walk proceeds are to be donated to the Downtown Tiffin Revitalization Fund.

Tickets are $20 for the walk, which starts at JT’s Bagel Bar, 14 Sycamore St., or SSG Ink, 107 E. Perry St.

Tickets are available for purchase in store at Simply Susan’s, 70 S. Washington St., or online at downtowntiffinevents.com. Tickets also can be purchased the day of the event at Simply Susan’s. For more information, find Downtown Summer Stroll 2019 on Facebook.

Planning Commission hearing scheduled

Tiffin Planning Commission has scheduled a hearing at 3 p.m. July 16 at City Hall, 51 E. Market St., to discuss a conditional use of application for a duplex in an R-3, single-family residential district.

OSS board plans special meeting July 18

FREMONT — Ottawa-Sandusky-Seneca Solid Waste District’s board of directors are to meet for a special meeting at 2 p.m. July 18 at the district office, 1875 E. State St., Fremont.

The meeting is to discuss employment of a director and a disposal fee dispute with a local landfill.

Ag financial workshops planned for farmers

COLUMBUS — Ohio Farm Bureau is planning a Financial Essentials program aimed at helping to alleviate financial stresses through a series of workshops and online resources developed to help answer financial questions.

In collaboration with Nationwide, AgCredit, OSU Extension, Farm Credit Mid-America and Wright & Moore Law Co. LPA, the resources can help guide the path to financial security for a family, farm and business, according to an OFBF news release.

County Farm Bureaus are hosting workshops during August and September. Each session will include a meal provided by the county Farm Bureau. The sessions are free for Farm Bureau members and $10 for nonmembers.

These workshops and locations are planned:

Essentials in Farm Succession Planning: Aug. 16 in Middlefield and Sept. 10 in Bellville.

Essentials in Financial Risk Management: Aug. 5 in Pemberville, Aug. 20 in Kenton, Sept. 5 in Kalida and Sept. 9 in Van Wert.

Essentials in Retirement Planning: Aug. 29 in Wapakoneta and Sept. 11 in Jackson.

To access resources such as podcasts, videos and worksheets, or to attend a local workshop, visit ofbf.org/financial-essentials.

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