NEWS


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Cramers celebrate 35th

SWCD holding weed seminar

Having problems with troublesome, noxious or invasive species of weeds? Know how to identify and manage them? Timing is crucial in controlling them.Th...

May 21st, 2018 |  


SHERIFF’S REPORT

Thursday, May 105:48 p.m., 5310 County Road 3, Swancreek Twp., suicidal threats.Friday, May 113:34 a.m., 3701 County Road 1, Swancreek Twp., unwanted ...

May 21st, 2018 |  


Open Door scholarship winners announced

The winners of the $1,000 scholarships from The Open Door of Delta, Inc. are Emily Hill, Cory Johnson, and Noah Kreuz.The scholarships are available t...

May 21st, 2018 |  


NSCC, union adopt agreement

After meeting in special session, the Northwest State Community College Board of Trustees unanimously approved a motion to adopt the tentative support...

May 21st, 2018 |  


Free kids’ lunches available this summer

The Northwestern Ohio Community Action Commission will participate in the Summer Food Service Program, providing free lunches and snacks to eligible c...

May 21st, 2018 |  


SWANTON POLICE REPORT

Tuesday, May 14:07 p.m., Forrester Drive, civil dispute.10:57 p.m., Airport Highway and State Highway 64, suspicious vehicle.11:55 p.m., County Road 4...

May 21st, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Vikings’ season ends with loss to Lake

Vikings’ season ends with loss to Lake

MILLBURY - Evergreen dodged bullets like targets at an arcade shooting gallery for four innings, but Lake’s Scott Mackiewicz finally put away th...

May 14th, 2018 |  


Swanton girls third at NWOAL Jr. High track

Swanton girls third at NWOAL Jr. High track

The host Swanton Bulldogs placed third in the girls meet and fourth on the boys side at the Northwest Ohio Athletic League Junior High Track Meet on S...

May 14th, 2018 |  


Dogs win sectional baseball title

Dogs win sectional baseball title

Swanton won its second straight sectional baseball title with a 4-3 victory over Tinora in eight innings on Friday. Xaiver Williams drove in the game-...

May 14th, 2018 |  


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 |  


LIFE


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Rains lead to high water
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Spring snow coats Swanton

From The Attic

10 Years Ago• The former Pat Doyle car dealership on S. Main Street, which was most recently NL Auto Repair, was demolished.• It was annou...

May 14th, 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 7th, 2018 |  


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 |  


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 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA