NEWS


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Preparing for the vote

Early voting underway for Nov. election

Early in-person voting is underway for the Nov. 7 general election.In Fulton County, early voting is at the Fulton County Board of Elections, 135 Cour...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Sheriff’s office gets traffic grants

The Fulton County Sheriff’s Office has been awarded two traffic enforcement grants totaling $34,154.50 through the Ohio Department of Public Saf...

October 16th, 2017 |  


FCCC Student Council named

FCCC Student Council named

Four County Career Center has selected the 2017-18 Student Council members. The group sponsors the Christmas For Kids fund raiser, the Spring dance, a...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Springbrook Campground now horse-friendly

New, horse-friendly campsites are now open at the newly renovated Springbrook Campground at Oak Openings.Formerly available only for group camping, Sp...

October 16th, 2017 |  


SBA offering disaster loans in county

The U.S. Small Business Administration has announced that federal Economic Injury Disaster Loans are available to Fulton County small businesses, smal...

October 16th, 2017 |  


COURTHOUSE NEWS

Common Pleas CourtJeanne M. Burch, Swanton, vs. Theodore E. Burch, Swanton, termination of marriage with children.Heather A. Monroe, Delta, vs. Brandy...

October 16th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Swanton shuts out Delta 56-0
Maumee proves too much for Swanton in soccer sectional semifinal

Maumee proves too much for Swanton in soccer sectional semifinal

MAUMEE – Swanton pulled within two goals early in the second half, however, the rest of the game belonged to Maumee as the host Panthers took ou...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Bryan upsets Bulldogs in girls soccer

Bryan upsets Bulldogs in girls soccer

Bryan scored three goals in under five minutes to upset Swanton 3-0 in Northwest Ohio Athletic League girls soccer on Thursday.Both teams had some cha...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Swanton secures first ever Northwest Ohio Athletic League volleyball title

Swanton secures first ever Northwest Ohio Athletic League volleyball title

Remember those “first times”?First time riding a bike.First time driving a car.Kyle Borer’s Swanton Bulldog volleyball team experien...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Sarah Schwan grabs league title for Evergreen

Sarah Schwan grabs league title for Evergreen

Although the Evergreen girls took fifth as a team, their junior runner Sarah Schwan was league champion at the NWOAL Cross Country Championships held ...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Indians break open tight game to beat Evergreen

Indians break open tight game to beat Evergreen

For nearly three quarters Friday night at Pifer Field, Evergreen and Wauseon were locked in a one possession dogfight..One minute and two big plays, t...

October 16th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Fifth Quarter a success
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SHS is tobacco free
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Cheer those Bulldogs

From The Attic

10 Years Ago• A new running track and scoreboard were in place at the Swanton High School track and soccer complex.• The Village of Swanto...

August 14th, 2017 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• The Swanton High School football team held a midnight madness event to kick off practice for the season.• Fulton County Comm...

August 7th, 2017 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• The former site of Swanton Super Valu was scheduled to be auctioned off.• Randall Rober of Swanton completed a beautificatio...

July 31st, 2017 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Third party in the park of the season planned at Memorial Park. Harley-Packer Band to perform.• Swanton Board of Education d...

July 24th, 2017 |  


Grand prize winner

Grand prize winner

The Delta Public Library held their summer reading club Award’s Day at Memorial Hall on July 6. Justin Cruz was the grand prize winner of a bran...

July 17th, 2017 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Census estimates show population growth in Village of Swanton, western Lucas County townships.25 Years Ago• An out of state ...

July 17th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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The Twisted Twig
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Your View

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Your View

Your View

I am writing to express my disgust at the Swanton Corn Festival Committee in regards to their total disrespect of our American Flag and of the Honor G...

August 28th, 2017 |  


Your View

On behalf of the Fulton County Sheriff’s Office and Deputy Jeremy Simon, I want to thank everyone for their concern, prayers, flowers, and cards...

August 7th, 2017 |  


The Twisted Twig – A Homeowners Guide to Urban Forestry

The Twisted Twig – A Homeowners Guide to Urban Forestry

In Mid July, I received an email from a friend at the Ohio DNR Division of Forestry. She had gotten a call from a local resident who is sensitive to s...

July 3rd, 2017 |  


The Twisted Twig – A Homeowners Guide to Urban Forestry

The Twisted Twig – A Homeowners Guide to Urban Forestry

This is the third installment of a series of quarterly articles to be published by the Swanton Tree Commission. These articles are meant to be informa...

May 1st, 2017 |  


Obamacare repeal must be done carefully

As the Republican-controlled House and Senate and President Trump work to repeal Obamacare, it is vital that our leaders in Washington, D.C., consider...

May 1st, 2017 |  


The Twisted Twig – A Homeowners Guide to Urban Forestry

The Twisted Twig – A Homeowners Guide to Urban Forestry

This is the second installment of a series of quarterly articles to be published by the Swanton Tree Commission. These articles are meant to be inform...

January 17th, 2017 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA