NEWS


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FCCC presents art show
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Heinemanns’ 60th
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Updated: 1:00 pm. |    
Voters to decide primary races, issues
10:16 am |    
Sauder Village opens May 1

Throw away romaine lettuce

Consumers are advised to throw away any romaine lettuce after 18 more illnesses linked to E. coli were reported. Ohio is one of 16 states that have be...

April 20th, 2018 |  


Free plant exchanges planned in NW Ohio

Two free plant exchanges are planned in Northwest Ohio over the next couple weeks They will at the Wood County Fairgrounds on April 28 and in downtown...

April 20th, 2018 |  


Worley sentenced to death for Joughin murder

Fulton County Judge Jeffrey Robinson on Wednesday accepted the jury’s recommendation of the death penalty for James Worley after he was found gu...

April 18th, 2018 |  


Swanton PNC branch closing Friday

Swanton PNC branch closing Friday

The Swanton PNC Bank branch located at 110 W. Airport Hwy. will close permanently on Friday. It will be consolidated with a branch located at 7015 Spr...

April 18th, 2018 |  


Democrats vie for Latta seat

Democrats vie for Latta seat

Two men are squaring off May 8 in the Democratic primary in the Fifth Congressional District. The winner will face either incumbent Bob Latta or one o...

April 18th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Swanton Middle School girls win home invitational

Swanton Middle School girls win home invitational

The Swanton Middle School girls track and field team placed second at a home invitational Saturday.Liberty Center won the meet with 110.5 points, whil...

April 23rd, 2018 |  


Swanton baseball pulls away for 12-5 win over Evergreen

Swanton baseball pulls away for 12-5 win over Evergreen

Tim McCarthy’s Swanton Bulldogs took advantage of 10 walks and five Evergreen errors, using a number of those in a five-run sixth inning, to pul...

April 23rd, 2018 |  


Ohio High School Athletic Association agrees to extend baseball season

The Ohio High School Athletic Association Board of Directors held its regularly scheduled April meeting Thursday morning at the OHSAA office.At the me...

April 17th, 2018 |  


Junior high track excels at Lakota Invite

Junior high track excels at Lakota Invite

The Swanton Junior high track and field teams represented well at the Lakota Invitational Friday with the girls winning first place out of 13 teams an...

April 16th, 2018 |  


Swanton girls take first at Evergreen

Swanton girls take first at Evergreen

The Swanton girls took first while Evergreen was victorious on the boys side in a NWOAL track and field tri-meet held at Evergreen last Tuesday.The ho...

April 16th, 2018 |  


Bulldogs fall to Indians in 10-inning battle

Bulldogs fall to Indians in 10-inning battle

In a game that never wanted to end, a wild pitch with the bases loaded scored Trent Armstrong in the bottom of the 10th inning as Wauseon knocked off ...

April 16th, 2018 updated: April 16th, 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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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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