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State patrol: Car strikes bus, leaves accident scene

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A car struck a Clyde-Green Springs Exempted Village School District bus and left the scene Monday afternoon, according to the Fremont post of State Highway Patrol. About 3:55 p.m., the 2009 Fleetwood bus, driven by Vera Meyer, 64, of Clyde, was driving south on SR 101 at CR 175, and an ...

Commissioners to talk parking, upcoming wind meeting today

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Seneca County commissioners are to meet at 10 a.m. today at their office, 111 Madison St. During old business, the board is to hear an update from the county’s parking committee. Tiffin-Seneca Economic Partnership CEO and President David Zak is to give an update. The county discussed ...

Local briefly, Nov. 6

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Crooks to host election night event Rachel Crooks, the Democratic candidate for Ohio House District 88, and her campaign team invite all supporters to an election night event at 7:30 p.m. tonight at Duke’s Bar & Grill (formerly known as the Arrow), 111 N. Main St., Clyde. “Win or ...

More window damage reported to police

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Tiffin Police Department received additional reports of windows damaged Sunday and Monday. About 3:40 p.m. Sunday, a person reported windows were broken on Ann Street, and glass was in an alley. About 5 p.m. Sunday, a Penn Street resident reported a window was broken with a BB gun, a police ...

Republic council hears of events, chooses signs

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REPUBLIC — Republic council members met Monday evening and learned of several future events. Councilman Kevin Thompson announced a Veterans Day breakfast starting at 9 a.m. Sunday at the Masonic Lodge followed by a potluck dinner at 5 p.m. at the American Legion. Breakfast is free to all ...

Court briefly, Nov. 6

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Man sentenced to community control A Newark man was sentenced to community control during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael Kelbley’s courtroom. In July, Rayshawn C. Hardison, 26, pleaded guilty to charges of improperly handling firearms in a motor vehicle and ...

Operation Christmas Child gives gift boxes to kids in need

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Members of The Journey Church, 2531 S. SR 100, and women from CROSSWAEH packed about 75 shoe boxes as part of Operation Christmas Child Sunday evening. Church member Cynthia Ramsdell said Operation Christmas Child, a part of Samaritan’s Purse, focuses on sending hygiene items, school ...

Daily Log, Nov. 5

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • Ashley J. Matthews, 30, of Tiffin, was charged with disorderly conduct Saturday. • Benjamin E. Huffman, 29, of Tiffin, was charged with drug paraphernalia Saturday. • A youth was charged with juvenile-delinquent and disorderly conduct Sunday. • Elliot J. Kurtz, ...

Community Calendar, Nov. 5

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Events & Activities Tuesday Basic Drawing - first session, 6-8:30 p.m., Tiffin Art Guild, 130 S. Washington St. Backpackin’ Babies, “Fall Things,” 4:30 p.m., Zimmerman Nature Preserve. For ages birth to 18 months with adult companion. Election Night supper, 4:30-6:30 p.m., ...

Absentee ballots must be postmarked today to count

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Absentee voters may have received a Republican slate ticket in the mail recently with incorrect information, according to David Koehl, chairman of the Seneca County Republican party and Seneca County Board of Elections board member. He said a recent news release explained the process of ...

Author Fields signs books at county museum

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The Seneca County Museum’s “Mad Dog Killers” exhibit served as a backdrop for a book signing Saturday by Ohio author Scott Fields. More than 60 people stopped by to purchase copies of his book, “The Mansfield Killings,” a novel based on a real-life crime spree, part of which happened ...

Autumn walk

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A group of walkers enjoy a fall afternoon Sunday on the trail amid the fading fall foliage at Schekelhoff Nature Preserve along the Sandusky River. Pictured are (front from left) Brandon Nye, Adalyn Nye and Ed Bour. Behind them are Andrea Nye, Alec Nye and Jane Weber.

Police investigating window damage spree

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The windows of several vehicles in the area of Coe, South Jefferson and Hedges streets were shot with a BB gun Saturday night, according to Tiffin Police Department. Sgt. Joseph Feld of Tiffin Police Department said he did not have a dollar value on the amount of damage that was caused, but ...

Sunday announcements, Nov. 4

Community Announcements

Seneca Regional Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Services annual meeting Seneca Regional Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Services gathered for its 104th annual meeting Tuesday to celebrate individual and collective achievements in the community and review the accomplishments of the ...

Victorious

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Fans greet the bus carrying Calvert’s regional champion volleyball team at Madison and Jefferson streets Saturday afternoon. The Senecas beat Leipsic 3-0 for the regional title and advanced to the state semifinal match at noon Thursday at Wright State University’s Nutter Center. A Tiffin ...

Kerchner objects to size of tax break for wind project

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Seneca County Commissioner Mike Kerschner says he wants the community to know “the real truth” about the area’s wind projects. Kerschner has spoken publicly against the wind energy projects, especially the PILOT — payment in lieu of taxes — program under the alternative energy zone ...

Woman injured in South SR 4 accident

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A woman was injured in an accident on South SR 4 Friday evening. Trooper Margaret Clay of the Fremont post of State Highway Patrol said Jacklyn Cleary, 38, of Green Springs, was traveling south on South SR 4, crossed the center line, veered off the left side of the road and went into a ...

Still life on display

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Carol K. Hoffman (center) speaks with guests at an open house of her still life paintings exhibit Saturday evening at Tiffin Art Guild, 130 S. Washington St. Hoffman said she paints right from life, which is the only real way to create still life paintings. She said people should come to the ...

Absentee ballots must be postmarked by Monday

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Some Seneca County residents may have received a Republican slate ticket for the general election in the mail recently that included incorrect information about how to return absentee ballots. A news release is reminding voters that completed absentee ballots cannot be returned to a polling ...

Daily Log, Nov. 4

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • A person at Columbian High School, 300 S. Monroe St., reported a fight at the football game Friday night. • A 300-block South Monroe Street man reported someone broke out his front window Friday night. • Richard E. Gomez, 50, of Tiffin, was charged with disorderly ...