Letters to the Editor 05-30-14

A CIRCLE IS NOT A SPHERE Contrary to Ms. Johnston’s (letter, May 22) junkyard metaphor of car parts, atoms at a molecular level move at several hundred miles an hour at ordinary temperatures. Many atoms behave in a way that is impossible for car parts. Most atoms...

Woman sent to prison for theft

By RYAN DUNN STAFF WRITER OTTAWA — A McComb woman will return to prison after she was convicted of stealing cash from an employer for the second time. Christine M. Wilson, 50, was sentenced Thursday in Putnam County Common Pleas Court to serve three years in prison and pay...

Murder cases sent to grand jury

By BRIAN BOHNERT FOR THE COURIER FOSTORIA — After waiving their right to preliminary hearings on Thursday, two of the three teens charged in last week’s burglary-turned-homicide will have their cases considered by a Seneca County grand jury. Tyson J. Ogg, 18, who is...

Justice center study receives approval

By JIM MAURER STAFF WRITER TIFFIN — The Seneca County commissioners on Thursday approved a resolution accepting a study which indicates a nearly $8.5 million justice center would benefit the county and the city of Tiffin. Commissioner Fred Zoeller said approval of the...

Commissioners OK maintenance work

By DENISE GRANT Staff Writer Hancock County’s commissioners approved some building maintenance projects on Thursday. On the list are the exterior windows at the Hancock County Courthouse, 300 S. Main St. The commissioners awarded a $25,735 contract to Service Team of...

Three face solicitation charges

Three men were arrested and charged with solicitation after a prostitution sting at area Interstate 75 truck stops. Charged with a third-degree misdemeanor were Gregory Singleton, 41, of Ypsilanti, Michigan; Anderson Bircheat, 48, of Leeds, Alabama; and Kevin Neathery, 45, of...