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Soil Health Symposium set for March 5

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Farmers, advisers and ag industry people who want to promote resilient farms are invited to the fourth annual Ohio Soil Health Symposium at the Kehoe Center in Shelby. The day features speakers, lunch, pie and ice cream, and continuing education credits. Barry Fisher, Indiana state soil ...

TCS finance committee to meet

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The Tiffin City Board of Education’s Finance Committee is to meet at 4 p.m. Feb. 18 at the Administration Building, located at 244 S. Monroe St.

NCA February board meeting canceled

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The North Central Academy Board has been canceled for Feb. 19. The next regular meeting is to take place at 8:30 a.m. on March 18 at the North Central Ohio Educational Service Center, 928 W. Market St.

Melmore UMC to host annual Soup Supper

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MELMORE — The Melmore United Methodist Church is having their annual Soup Supper Feb. 15 from 5-7 p.m. at the church. The menu includes all-you-can-eat soup, a salad or applesauce, dessert, home baked bread and a beverage. The cost is $7 for adults; children ages 3-10, $4; and children ...

Tiffin woman admits attempted felonious assault

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A Tiffin woman who had been accused of cutting a man’s finger with a meat cleaver pleaded guilty to a charge during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael Kelbley’s courtroom Wednesday afternoon. Shanna R. Smith, 49, had been charged with felonious assault, a ...

Man sentenced to prison after admitting sex-related crimes

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A Tiffin man was sentenced to more than two years in prison Wednesday afternoon after admitting he committed sex-related crimes involving a teenage girl. Steven M. Krofft, 20, pleaded guilty to two counts of unlawful sexual conduct with a minor, both fourth-degree felonies, during a hearing ...

Bloomville man sentenced to community control

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A Bloomville man who pleaded guilty to charges was sentenced to community control during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael Kelbley’s courtroom Wednesday. Jared M. Johnson-Rohrbach, 21, had pleaded guilty to charges of breaking and entering, theft and receiving ...

Tiffin man sentenced to prison

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A Tiffin man admitted he violated the terms of his community control and was sentenced to prison. John A. Benjamin, 26, admitted the violation during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Steve Shuff’s courtroom, according to court records. Benjamin had been convicted of a ...

Lima man pleads guilty to domestic violence charge

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A Lima man pleaded guilty to a charge during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael Kelbley’s courtroom Wednesday. Juan C. Reynolds, 32, pleaded guilty to a charge of domestic violence, a fourth-degree felony. The case is being referred for a pre-sentence ...

Daily log

Daily Log

Tiffin reports * Jacob L. Cooper, 23, of Tiffin, was charged with a Financial Responsibility Act suspension Tuesday. * Tieara M. Legrant, 23, of Tiffin, was charged with driving without a license Tuesday. * Timothy S. Stallings, 31, of Huron, was charged with trespassing on railroad ...

Community Calendar

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Today Toddler Tales, 10 a.m., Tiffin-Seneca Public Library, 77 Jefferson St., Frost Kalnow Room. For parents or caregivers and their children who are 1 ¢ to three years old. Free event, no registration necessary. Please call (419) 447-3751 for more information. Bouncing Babies, 11 a.m., ...

TU celebrates women with leadership conference

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Tiffin University will be celebrating women during its 2020 Women’s Leadership Conference on March 31. Best friends Ann Gaffigan and Dr. Anne Shadle — former professional athletes — will serve as the keynote speakers who will present, “New Decade — Best You,” which focuses on ...

Church & Dwight to invest $38 million, add 60 jobs at OF plant

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OLD FORT — Church & Dwight Co. Inc. has announced it plans to invest $38 million at its facility in Old Fort to expand one product, add a new one and build a new warehouse. Nick Dutro, development manager for Tiffin-Seneca Economic Partnership, said final approval for the project ...

Winter weather advisory goes into effect at 4 p.m. today

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There is a winter weather advisory in effect from 4 p.m. today until 10 a.m. Thursday. According to National Weather Service, mixed precipitation is expected, with total snow accumulation of 2-5 inches and ice accumulation of up to one-tenth of an inch. The weather service is encouraging ...

Seniors helping seniors, connecting volunteers

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By Morgan Manns For The Advertiser-Tribune A local program is offering older adults a greater purpose by providing them the opportunity to help their fellow seniors. RSVP (Retired Senior and Volunteer Program) connects volunteers ages 55 and older with service opportunities in the ...

Community Calendar, Feb. 12

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Events & Activities Today Senior Health Check, 9:30-11:15 a.m., Commission on Aging, 382 S. Huron St., Tiffin. Ages: 60 and over. Free. Sponsored by Seneca County General Health District. Donations appreciated. For more information, call (419) 447-3691. Tween DIY Instruments program, ...

Daily Log, Feb. 12

Daily Log

Tiffin reports • Erin D. Michaels, 34, of Tiffin, was charged with operating a vehicle while intoxicated, child endangerment, no child restraint and reverse lights Monday. • Marisa Tschanen, 51, of Tiffin, was charged with dog at-large Monday. • Bradley A. Bowersox, 32, of Tiffin, ...

Commissioners to hear update on health department entrance project

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An update on the entrance to the building housing the Seneca County General Health District offices is on the agenda for Thursday’s Seneca County commissioners meeting. They meet at 10 a.m. at their office, 111 Madison St. DLZ, an engineering and architectural firm working on the ...