NEWS


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Changes coming to Swanton intersection
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State Super tours SMS
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Pop art for kids at SPL
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Drug Take Back Day slated this month
Gas tax hike elicits mixed reactions

Gas tax hike elicits mixed reactions

Ohio drivers will begin paying more at the pump in July, and not everyone is happy with the decision.Gov. Mike DeWine signed legislation April 3 to in...

April 15th, 2019 |  


Pop art for kids at SPL

Pop art for kids at SPL

Children in grades K-5 are invited to learn all about pop art at the Swanton Public Library on Saturday, April 27 at 10:30 a.m. – and make their...

April 15th, 2019 |  


Evergreen Board approves bus purchases

Evergreen Board approves bus purchases

The Evergreen Board of Education Monday approved personnel items and the purchases of two new buses.The Board approved the retirement of Allen Suchy, ...

April 15th, 2019 |  


STABLE event helps individuals with disabilities

STABLE Accounts, a free program for establishing savings and investment opportunities for people with disabilities, will be held Thursday, May 16, 6-8...

April 15th, 2019 updated: April 15th, 2019. |  


SUA honors announced

Academic honors have been announced for Term 3 of the 2018-2019 school year at St. Ursula Academy.Berkey: Margaret Neenan, Dean’s List, and Deme...

April 15th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


Evergreen baseball shocks Swanton, 10-4

Evergreen baseball shocks Swanton, 10-4

Two weeks ago Evergreen walked batters, kicked the ball around and were victimized by timely Swanton hitting in a 10-0 loss.What a difference 14 days ...

April 10th, 2019 |  


Vikings drop Bulldogs in softball, 12-5

Vikings drop Bulldogs in softball, 12-5

Opening day of the Northwest Ohio Athletic League softball race is so important to come out hot and Evergreen did just that, using a big second inning...

April 10th, 2019 updated: April 10th, 2019. |  


Multi-sport senior athletes awarded

Multi-sport senior athletes awarded

As part of its athletic hall of fame induction ceremony on Saturday, March 30, Swanton also awarded their senior athletes who have participated in two...

April 8th, 2019 |  


Evergreen drops pair to Montpelier

Evergreen drops pair to Montpelier

MONTPELIER - Baseball is a seven inning game which means you have to be ready to play in the first.Bottom line?Montpelier was ready to play in the fir...

April 8th, 2019 |  


Swanton girls track and field second at Tinora invite

Swanton girls track and field second at Tinora invite

Swanton kicked off the 2019 track and field season last week with the girls team garnering runner-up finishes at an invitational and a tri-meet.The Bu...

April 8th, 2019 updated: April 8th, 2019. |  


Swanton softball rips Delta, 14-1

Swanton softball rips Delta, 14-1

When you talk to Swanton softball coach Joe Nye you can hear the excitement in his voice.He should be excited, his Bulldog girls are on a roll.Braving...

April 8th, 2019 |  


LIFE


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A chance to shine
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Celebrating the season

From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Swanton was readying for the America in Bloom competition.• Jim Wyse was selected as Evergreen superintendent.• The 20...

April 8th, 2019 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Unemployment rates fell to 12 percent in Lucas County and 14.9 percent in Fulton County.25 Years Ago• Janet Ritter Salon ope...

April 1st, 2019 |  


Hang Out set for ‘The Spot’

Metroparks Toledo is planning a unique hang out at Oak Openings in May.Area residents are invited to pack a picnic lunch and come out to “The Sp...

April 1st, 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...

April 1st, 2019 |  


Swanton choir performs on cruise

Swanton choir performs on cruise

The Swanton High School chorus, led by teacher Julie Zedlitz, performed on the Carnival Liberty Cruise ship on March 14. The students traveled on a th...

March 25th, 2019 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Ohio’s unemployment rate hit a 25-year high of 9.4 percent.• Swanton’s Paige Onweller and Evergreen’s Tayl...

March 25th, 2019 |  


OPINION


Issue One a masquerade

To the Editor:I strongly oppose Ohio Issue One. Ohio’s judges prefer to rehabilitate rather than to incarcerate, but I will be left powerless to...

October 22nd, 2018 updated: October 22nd, 2018. |  


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 |  


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