NEWS


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Girl reported missing in Holland
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Unemployment rates increase
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Competing in Columbus
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Looking to the future

Gardening workshop slated

The Fulton County chapter of the Ohio State University Extension will hold “Back to Basics, Gardening 101,” Friday, April 5, 9-10 a.m., at...

March 18th, 2019 |  


Farmers offered water quality help

The Ohio Department of Agriculture, in partnership with Fulton Soil and Water Conservation District, is providing funding for new assistance programs ...

March 18th, 2019 |  


FLU holds capstone project

FLU holds capstone project

Fulton Leadership University, a nine-month leadership program sponsored by the Fulton County Economic Development Corporation for up-and-coming leader...

March 18th, 2019 |  


71 deer culled from Oak Openings

Metroparks Toledo announced last week that they had donated 9,598 pounds of ground venison from this winter’s deer management program to organiz...

March 18th, 2019 |  


COURTHOUSE NEWS

Common Pleas CourtAmy C. Stasa, Metamora, vs. Ryan C. Stasa, Ft. Pierce, Fla., non-support of dependents.Clayton T. Coleman, Swanton, vs. Heidi A. Mat...

March 18th, 2019 |  


Fulton County students, educators honored

Fulton County students, educators honored

The Fulton County winners of the 30th Annual Franklin B. Walter All-Scholastic Award and Honored Teachers have been announced. Scholarship winners are...

March 18th, 2019 updated: March 21st, 2019. |  


SPORTS


Vikings aim to improve league standing

The Evergreen baseball team hopes to improve on a rough 2018 season which saw them finish with a 3-16 record. They will do so with depth on the mound ...

March 18th, 2019 |  


Swanton’s Averie Lutz honored in Division III

Swanton’s Averie Lutz honored in Division III

The Ohio Prep Sportswriters Association has announced their all-district boys and girls basketball teams for the Northwest District.For Swanton, sopho...

March 18th, 2019 |  


Battle-tested Bulldogs ready for season

Battle-tested Bulldogs ready for season

Swanton baseball aims to have another winning season in 2019, led by a group of 10 seniors.The Bulldogs posted a 14-9 record in 2018 with a 4-3 mark i...

March 18th, 2019 |  


Girls state basketball pairings announced

The pairings have been announced the the Ohio Girls Basketball State Tournament.All games at the Jerome Schottenstein Center, The Ohio State Universit...

March 11th, 2019 |  


Vikings fall in district semifinal to Genoa

Vikings fall in district semifinal to Genoa

TOLEDO - Nearly all year long the Evergreen Vikings have put close games away late by hitting nearly 75 percent from the foul line as a team, includin...

March 11th, 2019 updated: March 11th, 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...

March 11th, 2019 |  


Library will (sham)rock on Saturday

Children in grades K-5 are invited to have a “sham”rocking day at the Swanton Public Library at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 16, to celebrat...

March 11th, 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...

March 5th, 2019 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• The Swanton Board of Education approved a resolution to withdraw form the joint parks and recreation department, dissolving the Pa...

February 25th, 2019 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Swanton car dealership Lee’s Sales and Service closed its doors after nearly 38 years in business.• It was announced t...

February 19th, 2019 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• The future of Swanton Park and Recreation was still being ironed out.• Fulton County saw a higher than expected investment r...

February 11th, 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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