NEWS


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Making a difference
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Boil advisory issued for Swanton street
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All local ballot issues approved
Nurses pinned in NSCC ceremony

Nurses pinned in NSCC ceremony

Thirty-nine students recently participated in a special pinning ceremony for Northwest State Community College’s registered nursing (RN) associa...

May 14th, 2018 |  


‘Click It or Ticket’ in effect through June 3

As summer kicks off Fulton County Safe Communities is reminding motorists to “Click It or Ticket.”Aimed at enforcing seat belt use to help...

May 14th, 2018 |  


SHS students visit courthouse

SHS students visit courthouse

Swanton High School accounting students were recently invited through the FBI office in Toledo to be given a tour of the Federal Courthouse and to sit...

May 14th, 2018 |  


Traffic blitz scheduled

The Fulton County Sheriff’s Office will conduct a Traffic Enforcement Blitz, designated “Click It or Ticket Blitz,” May 21-31 during...

May 14th, 2018 |  


‘Trails’ promo leads to Fulton County attractions

The Fulton County Visitors Bureau wants to lead guests and residents alike to a local treasure trove of places to go and things to do.So the bureau ha...

May 14th, 2018 |  


Board learns more about welding

Last Wednesday’s Swanton Board of Education meeting centered around the welding program and the five-year financial forecast.Swanton Welding was...

May 14th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Swanton girls track finishes third in Northwest Ohio Athletic League

Swanton girls track finishes third in Northwest Ohio Athletic League

The Swanton girls finished third with 99 points at the Northwest Ohio Athletic League Track and Field Championships which began last Tuesday and concl...

May 14th, 2018 updated: May 14th, 2018. |  


Swanton girls in front after day one of league track meet

Swanton girls in front after day one of league track meet

The Northwest Ohio Athletic League Track and Field Championships kicked off Tuesday at Archbold with the field event finals, the 4x800 meter relay, an...

May 9th, 2018 |  


Nye’s gamble pays big as Swanton beats Woodmore, 6-2

Nye’s gamble pays big as Swanton beats Woodmore, 6-2

Let it be known that Swanton softball coach Joe Nye has the guts to someday make it to the final table of the World Series of Poker.That’s becau...

May 9th, 2018 |  


Bulldogs runner-up at Liberty Center relays

LIBERTY CENTER - Swanton Junior High track and field had a pair of runner-up finishes at the Liberty Center Relay Invitational Friday.Both their boys ...

May 7th, 2018 |  


Swanton splits games against St. Francis, Central Catholic

Swanton splits games against St. Francis, Central Catholic

TOLEDO - Swanton baseball earned a big non-league win over St. Francis Thursday, 5-1.The Bulldogs struck first in the top of the fourth inning with a ...

May 7th, 2018 |  


Dogs finish second at Wauseon tri-meet

Dogs finish second at Wauseon tri-meet

Swanton placed second in both the boys and girls meets at a Northwest Ohio Athletic League track and field tri-meet last Tuesday at Wauseon.In the boy...

May 7th, 2018 |  


LIFE


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Rains lead to high water
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Spring snow coats Swanton

From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Angel Campesino, Bob Fisher, Jackie (McGhee) Schultz, Jim Kirtz, and Nathan Bolling inducted into Swanton High School Athletic Hal...

May 7th, 2018 |  


Rains lead to high water

Rains lead to high water

A wet start to the month of May led to high water throughout the Swanton area. Above, the water in Ai Creek near Swanton High School nearly spilled ov...

May 7th, 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...

May 1st, 2018 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• The man suspected of robbing a Swanton bank branch and eight other banks was arrested near Lyons.• The unemployment rate in ...

April 30th, 2018 |  


SHS releases 3rd Quarter Honor Roll

Swanton High School announces its 3rd Quarter Honor Roll.3.5 GPA and AboveSeniors: Kassandra Alvarez, Alison Burch, Tanner Callicotte, Cydney Christen...

April 17th, 2018 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Regional police shared information on bank robberies after several banks in northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan were robbed, inc...

April 16th, 2018 |  


OPINION


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The Twisted Twig
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The Twisted Twig
The Twisted Twig

The Twisted Twig

Just like every other media at this time of the year, we thought it would be a nice opportunity to do an accounting of what the Swanton Tree Commissio...

December 11th, 2017 updated: December 12th, 2017. |  


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 |  


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