NEWS


County airport hosts air tours

The Fulton Soil and Water Conservation District and Naves Aviation Ltd. will host the Conservation Air Tour at the Fulton County Airport on Saturday, ...

September 17th, 2018 |  


Applicants sought for Fulton County Board of DD

The Fulton County Commissioners are seeking applicants to fill an opening for a partial term on the Fulton County Board of Developmental Disabilities....

September 17th, 2018 |  


Babysitting clinic offered

Fulton County Health Center will hold a Babysitting Clinic on Saturday, Oct. 6 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Swanton Public Library. Participants must be a...

September 17th, 2018 |  


SWCD, Farm Bureau hold annual dinner

SWCD, Farm Bureau hold annual dinner

Dino and Joe Gombash were presented the Cooperator of the Year award by Bill Shininger at the Fulton Soil and Water Conservation District and the Fult...

September 17th, 2018 |  


Joughin benefit run in Oct.

Ice Industries of Sylvania will host a benefit run with a Halloween theme to honor Sierah Joughin.“The Spirit of Sierah Run - Live, Laugh, Love ...

September 17th, 2018 |  


Swanton Police Report

Sunday, Aug. 261 a.m., criminal damage, Dodge St.5:45 p.m., attempted suicide, Elm St.6:08 p.m., warrant arrests, Winding Way.6:40 p.m., assist deputy...

September 17th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


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Bulldog boys cross country fifth at Eagle Invitational
Bulldogs shut out by Bryan

Bulldogs shut out by Bryan

An injury-plagued Swanton football team struggled to hold onto the ball on Friday and fell to Bryan 41-0.The loss drops the Bulldogs to 2-2 on the sea...

September 17th, 2018 |  


Swanton comes back to beat Rogers

Swanton comes back to beat Rogers

It was a good news, bad news situation for the Swanton football team on Friday. The good news was they came from behind to beat Rogers 25-24 and move ...

September 10th, 2018 |  


Bulldog boys cross country fourth at Archbold Invitational

Bulldog boys cross country fourth at Archbold Invitational

Behind Brett Bettinger’s championship performance, the Swanton cross country team placed fourth in the boys meet at the Archbold Invitational Sa...

September 10th, 2018 |  


Evergreen rips Ottawa Hills, 54-0

OTTAWA HILLS - Maybe an Ottawa Hills fan at the halftime concession stand explained it best when he said, “I was only late by a couple minutes a...

September 10th, 2018 |  


Dogs top Liberty Center for 3-0 league record

Dogs top Liberty Center for 3-0 league record

The Swanton golf team took down Liberty Center on the road at White Pines Thursday, 166-195. The Bulldogs are now 3-0 in the Northwest Ohio Athletic L...

September 10th, 2018 |  


LIFE


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Boost those Bulldogs
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Clauson turns 100
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Slaninkas to celebrate 50th

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...

September 10th, 2018 |  


Clauson turns 100

Clauson turns 100

Laura Clauson of Swanton recently celebrated a major milestone. Clauson turned 100 years old on Aug. 19. The occasion was marked with a celebration at...

September 7th, 2018 |  


‘Monarchs and More’ Sept. 9 at Sauder Village

‘Monarchs and More’ Sept. 9 at Sauder Village

From monarchs, bees, and birds to composting, water quality, wildlife and wetlands, “Monarchs and More Family Fun Day” is a fun, free even...

September 7th, 2018 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Talks between the Swanton Education Association and Swanton Board of Education broke down and the teachers’ contract expired...

September 3rd, 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...

August 31st, 2018 |  


OPINION


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Your View

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 |  


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 |  


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