NEWS


1:49 pm |    
Rules come with snowfall
12:32 pm
Updated: 12:56 pm. |    
Kindergarten registration scheduled at Swanton
Kindergarten registration scheduled at Swanton

Kindergarten registration scheduled at Swanton

The Swanton Local School District will have Kindergarten Registration and Screening on March 14 and 15 for the 2019-20 school year. Kindergarten stude...

January 14th, 2019 updated: January 14th, 2019. |  


COURTHOUSE NEWS

Common Pleas CourtHeather A. Jones, Chipley, Fla., vs. Kevin L. Trolio, Delta, non-support of dependents.Judy N. Ponceby, Fayette, vs. Edward S. Ponce...

January 14th, 2019 |  


Brehmer elected Swanton Board of Ed president

Brehmer elected Swanton Board of Ed president

Steve Brehmer was elected president of the Swanton Board of Education at its organizational meeting on Monday. David Smith will be the vice president ...

January 14th, 2019 |  


Shutdown not seismic locally – yet

Now in its 25th day, the longest partial government shutdown in U.S. history has yet to make a seismic impact in Fulton County.Still, it has affected ...

January 14th, 2019 |  


Village stricter on water shut off enforcement

Village stricter on water shut off enforcement

The Village of Swanton has started stricter enforcement when it comes to water bills. Water shutoffs will now occur sooner than in the past, leading t...

January 14th, 2019 updated: January 14th, 2019. |  


SPORTS


12:31 pm |    
A chance to shine
Swanton finishes 1-1 at home wrestling quad

Swanton finishes 1-1 at home wrestling quad

The Swanton wrestling team hosted a Northwest Ohio Athletic League quad Thursday, falling to Delta 37-31 but defeating Bryan 72-12.A forfeit at 106 po...

January 14th, 2019 |  


Balanced Vikings tame Tigers, 72-51

Balanced Vikings tame Tigers, 72-51

Every team usually has a “go to” guy.Then there are teams that have a lot of diversity that have different players step up each night, or ...

January 14th, 2019 |  


Swanton overcomes scoring drought to hold on for Northwest Ohio Athletic League girls basketball win

Swanton overcomes scoring drought to hold on for Northwest Ohio Athletic League girls basketball win

Offense was at a premium and for the Swanton Bulldogs it was almost at a standstill for the last 11:04 of their Northwest Ohio Athletic League girls b...

January 14th, 2019 updated: January 14th, 2019. |  


JV Bulldogs take home hardware

JV Bulldogs take home hardware

The Swanton junior varsity boys basketball team won the JV Warrior Classic at Emmanuel Christian Dec. 28-29. The Bulldogs defeated Monclova Christian ...

January 7th, 2019 |  


Athletic hall of fame nominations accepted through Friday

Athletic hall of fame nominations accepted through Friday

The Swanton High School Athletic Department is accepting nominations for its 2019 hall of fame class.All nominations are due no later than Jan. 11, 20...

January 7th, 2019 |  


LIFE


12:31 pm |    
A chance to shine
1:29 pm |    
Celebrating the season
3:54 pm |    
Snowy school dismissal

From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Swanton girls basketball topped Gibsonburg 52-40 with Ashlee Polkinghorn leading the way with 15 points.25 Years Ago• It was...

January 7th, 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 7th, 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...

December 28th, 2018 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• A large decline in drug use was reported among Fulton County teens.25 Years Ago• Brown’s Sunoco in Swanton offered a h...

December 24th, 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...

December 21st, 2018 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Swanton Village Council was looking to fill a council seat after councilman Scott Haselman was elected Fulton County Prosecutor.&#...

December 17th, 2018 |  


OPINION


1:09 pm
Updated: 1:56 pm. |    

Issue One a masquerade

11:54 am |    
The Twisted Twig
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 |  


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. |  


SOCIAL MEDIA