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Man to serve community control A Risingsun man was ordered to serve community control. Cody A. Beckford, 29, entered a written plea of guilty to a charge of aggravated possession of drugs, a fifth-degree felony, during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Michael Kelbley’s ...

Alvada man indicted on sex-related charges

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An Alvada man has been accused of sex-related crimes. Daniel P. Swing, 65, is being charged with two counts of rape, both first-degree felonies, and two counts of sexual battery, both third-degree felonies, according to court records. The alleged crimes were July 7, according to his ...

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Today Bazaar, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Hope Lutheran Church, 131 W. Center St., Fostoria. Luncheon available: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Sacred Heart Holiday Craft Bazaar, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.Sacred Heart Church, 550 Smith Rd., Fremont. Admission: $2. St Paul’s United Church of Christ Holiday Craft Vendor Show, 9 ...

Thomas announces candidacy for 88th district state rep

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Shayne Thomas, of Clinton Township, Thursday announced his candidacy for the 88th district seat in the Ohio House of Representatives in the November 2020 election. If selected by voters, Thomas would fill the seat being vacated by Rep. Bill Reineke (R-Tiffin). Reineke is not running for ...

Check out the Y-Wives Holiday Extravaganza Saturday

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The annual Y-Wives Holiday Extravaganza is to take place Saturday, with featured works from a custom gift artist. Savannah Root started B&R Designs four years ago just as a way to save money on cheerleading shirts for her daughter. It then became a way to help out friends and family and ...

Harrison updates commissioners on Land Bank

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Seneca County Treasurer Paul Harrison returned a Land Bank advance of $300,000 during the county commissioners’ meeting Thursday. The commissioners had advanced the money to provide operating funds until the program could be reimbursed by state funds. Harrison said the program has $279,000 ...

North Central Electric Co-op receives economic development award

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ATTICA — North Central Electric Cooperative received a Distinguished Contributions to Economic Development Award from the Wyandot County Office of Economic Development and Regional Planning Wednesday evening. The co-op received the award for building the Adrian substation, a statement from ...

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Tiffin, Seneca County to honor Jim Roberts Sunday The city of Tiffin and Seneca County commissioners are hosting a ceremony to honor veteran, former sheriff and city council member Jim Roberts, who died Sept. 13 at age 83. The event is to include the unveiling of a memorial plaque in ...

Daily Log, Nov. 8

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Tiffin reports • An employee of Walmart, 2801 W. SR 18, reported a man was shoplifting items Thursday afternoon. County reports • Charles D. Pryer, Jr., 59, of New Riegel, was charged with operating a vehicle while intoxicated, open container and a traffic lane violation ...

Community Calendar, Nov. 8

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Events & Activities Friday Rummage Sale, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., St. Paul Lutheran Church, 147 West Forest St., Clyde. Lunch of chicken sandwiches, homemade pies, soup and salad. Bake sale. Vintage Costume Jewelry Sale, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., St. Joseph School gymnasium, 36 Melmore St. Pieces $2 ...

Reineke introduces bill to allow wind farm referendums

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COLUMBUS — Ohio Rep. Bill Reineke (R-Tiffin) and Ohio Sen. Rob McColley (R-Napoleon) Wednesday announced they are introducing companion bills that would grant local townships the ability to approve or reject wind farm projects via local referendum. They made the announcement during a news ...

Daily Log, Nov. 7

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Tiffin report • Anthony N. Smith, 42, of Tiffin, was charged with theft Tuesday. County reports • Kenneth G. Culbertson, 56, of Green Springs, was charged with criminal damage Tuesday. • Keyontae D. Rollison, 18, of Tiffin, was charged with driving without a license Tuesday. • A ...

Community Calendar, Nov. 7

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Events & Activities Today Health Screenings, 7-10 a.m., New Washington Knights of Columbus, 110 S. Kibler St. Call Jana Martin, (419) 455-7751. Sacred Heart Holiday Craft Bazaar, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Sacred Heart Church, 550 Smith Road, Fremont. Admission $2. Vintage Costume Jewelry ...

Fostoria police officers honored for rescuing woman from fire

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Two Fostoria police officers were recognized Wednesday evening for their efforts in rescuing a woman from a house fire in July. Officers Jennifer Muro and Jerome Arnold were given Life Saving Awards by Chief Keith Loreno of the Fostoria Police Department in the presence of fellow officers, ...

PTSD speaker opens show at TU’s gallery

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Tiffin University welcomed a former psychological operations specialist and military police officer Wednesday, in conjunction with the TU Diane Kidd Gallery art opening, “One Soldier’s PTSD Story.” Louis Belluomini served in the Army for nine years and was honorably discharged as a ...

Kiwanis to host cooking show

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Tiffin Kiwanis Club is to host the Holiday Cooking Show 7-9 p.m. Tuesday at Columbian High School’s auditorium. Doors open at 6 p.m. for guests to browse displays and booths with area businesses. Lee Martin will host the event, which will feature cooking demonstrations with Brenda and Jess ...

Correction

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Tiffin City school board met in special session, approving the initial resolutions to place a bond issue on the ballot Tuesday evening. The bond issue resolution is for an amount not to exceed $44,200,000. The board agreed to submit the resolution and amount to the state for approval to be ...

Court briefs, Nov. 7

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Judge files petitions to seek third term Judge Jay Meyer of Seneca County Juvenile and Probate Court has filed petitions at Seneca County Board of Elections to seek a third term. Meyer, a lifelong Tiffin resident, filed to appear on the Republican ballot in the March primary election. “The ...

Compiling the results

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Brian Young, a candidate for Tiffin’s Charter Review Commission, reviews election results at Seneca County Board of Elections Tuesday. David Koehl, a board member for Seneca County Board of Elections, delivers election results.

Council to see new faces after election Tuesday

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New and continuing faces will be gracing Tiffin City Council following unofficial results Tuesday. First, Second, Third and Fourth Ward council member terms are set to expire this year. Claiming those seats are Bridget Boyle, First Ward with 279 votes; Ken Jones, Second Ward with 326 votes ...