TU to raise awareness
Tiffin University’s School of Arts and Sciences was awarded an $8,000 grant from U.S. Bank to raise awareness of addiction and the opioid crisis.
TU has involved multiple disciplines and student perspectives to share their work at a public event at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 19 in Osceola Theatre, inside of Gillmor Student Center. Hors-d’oeuvres and beverages are to be served.
The event is to feature two speakers, Melissa Jimmerson, who is to share a personal testimony of her struggles with addiction, and Tracy Elder, who is to share her experience in helping families deal with addiction.
Man pleads guilty
A Fostoria man pleaded guilty to a charge during a hearing in Seneca County Common Pleas Court Judge Steve Shuff’s courtroom.
Deangelo M. Keys, 25, entered a written negotiated plea of guilty to a charge of domestic violence, a fourth-degree felony, according to court records.
The case was referred for a pre-sentence investigation report.
Keys also admitted he violated the terms of his community control.
He had pleaded guilty to a charge of burglary, a second-degree felony, and was sentenced to three years in prison in July 2016.
Keys was granted judicial release in March 2017, court records state.
Wild game feed set for Saturday
A wild game feed is to begin at 6 p.m. Saturday at Sandusky River Coon Hunters’ lodge on TR 131 near Walnut Grove Campground. The menu is to include wild game as well as chicken, ham and fish. Gun raffles also are planned.
Baby on board
CLEVELAND (AP) — A surveillance video released by a transit authority in Cleveland shows a man stepping off a train to smoke a cigarette and then frantically chasing after it when it leaves the station with his baby on board.
The Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority released a statement Wednesday about the Jan. 12 incident in Cleveland.
The statement said the train’s driver learned about the baby on board before it arrived at the next station, which was just a minute away. RTA officials responded and quickly returned to the station where the father was reunited with the child.