NEWS


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Tuesday’s ice storm ‘significant’
Heart Radiothon reaches 45th year

Heart Radiothon reaches 45th year

Heart health in Fulton County one song at a time is the ultimate goal of the 45th Annual Heart Radiothon, on the air Thursday at WMTR-96.1 FM in Archb...

February 11th, 2019 |  


Village, schools place renewal issues on ballot

There are five issues to be decided in Fulton County during the May 7 election, all of which are in the eastern part of the county, and none of which ...

February 11th, 2019 |  


FCHC holds 22nd Health Care Camp

FCHC holds 22nd Health Care Camp

Fulton County Health Center held its 22nd Annual Health Care Camp on Feb. 3.Students at the event discussed health care careers, changes in the health...

February 11th, 2019 |  


Delta school presents Empowerment Evening

Healthy Choices, Caring Communities of Fulton County and the Digital Empowerment Project will hold an Empowerment Evening for students in eighth grade...

February 11th, 2019 |  


ODE seeks summer food sponsors, sites

This year, the Ohio Department of Education wants to increase participation in summer meal programs and is actively seeking local nonprofit agencies t...

February 11th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


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Toledo Christian flies past Swanton in boys basketball
Evergreen boys basketball manhandled by Wauseon

Evergreen boys basketball manhandled by Wauseon

Scott Farkus.Yeah you remember the name. The bully on “Christmas Story” with the coonskin cap and yellow eyes that pushed Ralphie and his ...

February 11th, 2019 |  


Bulldogs third at Northwest Ohio Athletic League bowling tournament

Bulldogs third at Northwest Ohio Athletic League bowling tournament

The Northwest Ohio Athletic League Bowling Championships were held Saturday at Swanton Sports Center as Bryan was victorious in both the boys and girl...

February 11th, 2019 |  


Swanton boys basketball rallies late to top Liberty Center, 44-42

Swanton boys basketball rallies late to top Liberty Center, 44-42

Once again Swanton boys basketball had a game go down to the wire. Despite jumping out early with a 12-0 run, the Bulldogs actually trailed in the fou...

February 11th, 2019 |  


Dogs stifled by Indians in loss

Dogs stifled by Indians in loss

A game that early on seemed to be trending in favor of the hometown Swanton Bulldogs, changed near the end of the first quarter when the Wauseon India...

February 6th, 2019 |  


Young pups take court

Young pups take court

Some future varsity Bulldogs got a chance to perform on the big stage Saturday at Swanton High School. Both, third and fourth grade boys basketball an...

February 4th, 2019 |  


Evergreen girls basketball holds on for 36-30 win

Evergreen girls basketball holds on for 36-30 win

After not being in the gym, much less school for the brunt of the week, Evergreen lost most of a 13-point lead and then rallied late in the game to ta...

February 4th, 2019 |  


LIFE


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A chance to shine
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Celebrating the season
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Snowy school dismissal

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...

January 28th, 2019 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• The temperature dipped to 14 degrees below zero in Swanton.25 Years Ago• Temperatures dropped as low as 18 below zero and Sw...

January 21st, 2019 |  


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...

January 21st, 2019 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Nearly a foot of snow fell on the Swanton area.• The number of home foreclosures in Fulton County was reported to be “...

January 14th, 2019 |  


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...

January 14th, 2019 |  


A chance to shine

A chance to shine

Swanton recreation girls basketball players got a chance to compete in front of a larger than normal crowd on Friday. They took the court during halft...

January 14th, 2019 |  


OPINION


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Issue One a masquerade

The Twisted Twig

The Twisted Twig

We all gather our life lessons from many sources. Some from our parents and some from our grandparents. Some are passed down and assumed to be true. S...

August 31st, 2018 |  


Editorial: Ohio State loses either way in Urban Meyer case

Editorial: Ohio State loses either way in Urban Meyer case

Right or wrong, Ohio State University’s reputation will be tarnished further this week when a special committee is expected to issue its finding...

August 13th, 2018 |  


Your View

Congratulations to the Wauseon community on the opening of their new swimming pool.The Wauseon children are fortunate to be able to enjoy the fun and ...

June 25th, 2018 |  


The Twisted Twig

The Twisted Twig

Looks like it will soon be the “end of days” for most of our unwanted invasive friends, the Gypsy Moths. Sometime this month, when the wea...

May 7th, 2018 |  


The Twisted Twig

The Twisted Twig

Some of our best friends in the landscape are our mature trees. Tall, stately, shade giving, they provide a sense of security and permanence. Surveyor...

January 29th, 2018 |  


Community helped make Giving Tree a success

The Swanton Lions Club graciously acknowledges everyone who helped make this year’s Giving Tree Project another huge success. We served 45 famil...

December 25th, 2017 |  


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