NEWS


12:30 pm
Updated: 1:28 pm. |    
Distinguished Swanton alumni honored

Public meeting planned on US20A interchange

BOWLING GREEN - The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) will host an open house public meeting to update the community on a proposed project to a...

February 20th, 2018 |  


‘Cheers for Charity’ fundraiser slated

‘Cheers for Charity’ fundraiser slated

Prepare your discerning palate for an indulgent night of sampling adult beverages while raising money for the greater good of the local community.The ...

February 20th, 2018 |  


Swanton nearing calamity day limit

Due to the weather, Swanton Local Schools is nearing the point where instructional time will have to be made up.The district has so far used eight cal...

February 20th, 2018 |  


Book sale planned at Swanton library

The Friends of the Library 2018 Cabin Fever Used Media/Book Sale will be held in the children’s room at the Swanton Public Library. The hours ar...

February 20th, 2018 |  


Boat theft investigated

The Fulton County Crime Stopper program would like help in solving the following crime:Authorities are investigating a theft that occurred at 2401 Cou...

February 20th, 2018 |  


COURTHOUSE NEWS

Marriage LicensesMichael W. Leady, 57, Swanton, sales, and Melissa M. Erickson, 46, Swanton, student.Chuck R. Veacock, 48, Swanton, transportation, an...

February 20th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


12:27 pm |    
SHS honors scoring leaders
1:59 pm
Updated: 2:10 pm. |    
TC pulls away from Bulldogs
Tommy Lytle captures league title

Tommy Lytle captures league title

Swanton had four make the finals of the Northwest Ohio Athletic League wrestling tournament, which they hosted Saturday, but it wasn’t exactly t...

February 19th, 2018 |  


Ohio High School Athletic Association softball umpire training course to be offered

The Fifth District Softball Umpire Association is offering an Ohio High School Athletic Association approved softball umpiring course to become an OHS...

February 13th, 2018 |  


Swanton 2018 Athletic Hall of Fame class announced

The Swanton High School Athletic Hall of Fame is excited to announce the 2018 inductees: Thomas Krupitzer, Abby LaVigne, Mark McQuillen and the 1981-8...

February 13th, 2018 |  


Local making it in arm wrestling

Local making it in arm wrestling

What began as a hobby, grew into something more for Joel Hudik. Always having an interest in arm wrestling from afar, he got his first taste of actual...

February 13th, 2018 |  


Vikings use big fourth quarter to beat Patrick Henry

Evergreen used the two lines, the three point line and the foul line, to break open a two-point game and beat Patrick Henry, 40-31, Thursday at home i...

February 12th, 2018 |  


LIFE


1:59 pm |    
Kissling, Bardwell engaged
12:22 pm |    
Couple engaged
10:46 am |    
Christmas season celebration

Traffic blitz slated

The Fulton County Sheriff’s Office will conduct a Traffic Enforcement Blitz Feb. 4-5 during various hours in various locations around the county...

January 29th, 2018 |  


COURTHOUSE NEWS

Common Pleas CourtNew Penn Financial LLC, Greenville, S.C., vs. Scott A. Samsen, Delta, foreclosure.Daniel J. Peffley, Swanton, vs. Kelly K. Peffley, ...

January 22nd, 2018 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Swanton Local Schools officials discussed the possibility of instituting instant alerts for notifications such as school delays an...

January 15th, 2018 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Swanton’s Brad Betz recorded his 1,000th career point against Evergreen.• It was announced that Scott Haselman would s...

January 8th, 2018 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Bill Green retired from the Swanton Board of Education after serving for 12 years. He went on to replace Pat Curtin on the Northwe...

January 1st, 2018 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Jodi Gilsdorf and Krista Hendricks were named mentors of the month at Crestwood Elementary School.• A chair from the Cameron...

December 11th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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The Twisted Twig
10:58 am
Updated: 12:10 pm. |    
The Twisted Twig
The Twisted Twig

The Twisted Twig

It’s starting to get cold and our trees are ready to go to sleep for a few months. Believe it or not it’s planting season Well, for trees ...

November 20th, 2017 |  


Your View

Whenever a customer walks through the front door looking to buy a new home appliance, only a few factors are considered before a purchase is made: the...

October 30th, 2017 |  


Your View

On Nov. 7, Ohioans will vote on the Ohioans Against the Deceptive RX Ballot Issue, Issue 2. Issue 2 requires the state to purchase prescription drugs ...

October 30th, 2017 |  


The Twisted Twig

The Twisted Twig

After reading The Twisted Twig over the last year, you might be asking just who is the Swanton Tree Commission and what does it mean to me and the com...

October 2nd, 2017 |  


Your View

The Swanton Corn Festival Committee would like to offer our community, the American Legion, the VFW and all veterans and currently serving military pe...

September 18th, 2017 |  


Your View

Hooray and thanks to Gil Urban for his courage in standing up for respect for our flag. We desperately need more people like him and his fellow vetera...

September 11th, 2017 |  


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