NEWS


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Sauder Village opens May 1
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Democrats vie for Latta seat
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SHS students take stage

Master Gardener Hotline available

The Ohio State University Extension Office in Fulton County now offers a Master Gardener Hotline to the community on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 a.m...

April 16th, 2018 |  


Traffic blitz nets four citations

Four citations were issued by Fulton County Sheriff’s Office deputies during a Traffic Enforcement Blitz conducted April 6-12. The citations wer...

April 16th, 2018 |  


St. Ursula announces Term 3 honors

TOLEDO - St. Ursula Academy has announced the students honors for their academic achievements for the Term 3 of the 2017-18 school year. Area honorees...

April 16th, 2018 |  


Waterway issues discussed at Swanton Council meeting

Willow Run resident Ron Atkins spoke to Swanton Village Council last week about a waterway in his backyard. He said the waterway between Crabapple Dri...

April 16th, 2018 |  


Quiz team is nationals bound

Quiz team is nationals bound

The Swanton High School quiz team is heading back to the national tournament. Although it hasn’t been easy replacing two stars from last season,...

April 16th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Updated: 1:06 pm. |    
Bulldogs fall to Indians in 10-inning battle
Swanton softball rebounds for 17-7 win over Lake

Swanton softball rebounds for 17-7 win over Lake

The great thing about softball is that after a bad day, there is always a game tomorrow.Joe Nye’s Swanton Bulldogs took advantage of just that s...

April 11th, 2018 updated: April 11th, 2018. |  


Vikings fall to Whitmer, 5-3

TOLEDO - On a day when very few teams played because of the weather conditions, Andy Langenderfer’s Evergreen Vikings gave themselves a litmus t...

April 9th, 2018 |  


Ohio hunters prepare for wild turkey season

COLUMBUS – For many hunters, spring brings the unmistakable sound of gobbling wild turkeys as Ohio’s annual hunt of this popular game bird...

April 9th, 2018 |  


Otsego nips Evergreen, 2-1

Otsego nips Evergreen, 2-1

Inning after inning Evergreen pulled a magic act, getting out of trouble time and time again against Northern Buckeye Conference co-favorite Otsego la...

April 9th, 2018 |  


Third inning chance key in Bulldogs win over Delta

Third inning chance key in Bulldogs win over Delta

After giving away a two run lead in the third inning, Tim McCarthy’s Swanton Bulldogs made the most of an opportunity in their half of the stanz...

April 9th, 2018 |  


LIFE


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Spring snow coats Swanton
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Kissling, Bardwell engaged
Spring snow coats Swanton

Spring snow coats Swanton

A light, early spring snowfall coated vegetation throughout the Swanton area early Monday morning. It left a picturesque scene as unseasonably cold we...

April 16th, 2018 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Swanton High School to present “Once Upon a Mattress.”• The 2008 inductees into the Swanton High School Athletic...

April 9th, 2018 |  


Senior News

Fulton County Senior Services.To make lunch reservations,please call: 419-337-9299 or 800-686-9217Home delivery suggested donation is $2;Suggested don...

April 9th, 2018 |  


Senior News

Fulton County Senior Services.To make lunch reservations,please call: 419-337-9299 or 800-686-9217Home delivery suggested donation is $2;Suggested don...

April 3rd, 2018 |  


Welcome to Medicare events planned

COLUMBUS – Ohio Department of Insurance Director Jillian Froment is encouraging all soon-to-be Medicare eligible Ohioans to attend free “W...

April 3rd, 2018 |  


Hike the Dikes planned at Magee Marsh

OAK HARBOR – Walkers, birders, and wildlife enthusiasts are encouraged to participate in the Hike the Dikes program at Magee Marsh Wildlife Area...

April 3rd, 2018 |  


OPINION


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The Twisted Twig
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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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