NEWS


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Veterans recognized at Swanton program
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Area principals tour FCCC

Claus & Paws to benefit Fulton County Humane Society

Claus & Paws will be held on Saturday, Nov. 17. It will be at Tractor Supply Company in Wauseon from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. with all proceeds donated t...

November 13th, 2018 |  


ADAMhs Board CEO thanksful for levy renewal

During the Nov. 8 ADAMhs Board meeting, board CEO Les McCaslin thanked area voters for their over-whelming support of the 0.7-mill mental health renew...

November 13th, 2018 |  


Event to commemorate Vietnam vets

A celebration for the 2018 Fulton County Veteran of the Year and a commemorative ceremony for families that lost members in Vietnam will be held Satur...

November 13th, 2018 |  


Swanton Library waiving fines for food

The Swanton Public Library will be accepting non-perishable food donations in exchange for wiping away fines this holiday season.The donations will be...

November 13th, 2018 |  


COURTHOUSE NEWS

Common Pleas CourtKimberly L. Perkins, Metamora, vs. Joseph Perkins, Toledo, termination of marriage with children.Directions Credit Union, Toledo, vs...

November 13th, 2018 |  


SHERIFF’S REPORT

Thursday, Oct. 259:40 a.m., 6237 County Road D, Swancreek Twp., unwanted subject.12:48 p.m., 5565 County Road D, Swancreek Twp., Swancreek Township of...

November 13th, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Swanton trails in all-sports race

With the conclusion of the 2018 Northwest Ohio Athletic League fall sports season, Archbold is leading both the girls and boys all-sports championship...

November 5th, 2018 |  


Dogs named to all-league teams

Dogs named to all-league teams

The Northwest Ohio Athletic League announced their all-league football teams last week and while no Swanton players were named first team offense or d...

November 5th, 2018 |  


Sarah Schwan qualifies for Evergreen

Sarah Schwan qualifies for Evergreen

TIFFIN – Swanton’s Brett Bettinger had a decent showing but saw his season come to an end at the Regional Cross Country Championships in T...

October 29th, 2018 |  


Swanton volleyball falls to top seed Tinora

Swanton volleyball falls to top seed Tinora

DEFIANCE – The Swanton volleyball season ended last Tuesday when the Bulldogs fell 25-19, 25-16, 25-17 to Tinora in a Division III district semi...

October 29th, 2018 |  


Bears make playoffs with win over Evergreen

Bears make playoffs with win over Evergreen

While Evergreen was guilty of a fumble and three interceptions on an inclement weather night, Bryan’s Nate Miller thrived on the rainy, cold sea...

October 29th, 2018 |  


LIFE


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Hoopla was a ‘Thriller’
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Scary students on parade
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Church plans open house

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...

November 5th, 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...

October 30th, 2018 |  


Hoopla was a ‘Thriller’

Hoopla was a ‘Thriller’

Although the rain put a bit of a damper on the festivities, many people still came out for the holiday fun at Saturday’s Halloween Hoopla in dow...

October 29th, 2018 |  


Scary students on parade

Scary students on parade

To celebrate Halloween, Swanton Elementary School students put on their costumes and paraded around the school Friday with family members lining the s...

October 29th, 2018 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Ashlee Polkinghorn was named first team All-NWOAL for volleyball.• Swanton football topped Danbury 69-19 setting the team re...

October 29th, 2018 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Houses on Chestnut Street were demolished to make way for the Hallett Avenue overpass.• Swanton Middle School Student Counci...

October 22nd, 2018 |  


OPINION


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Issue One a masquerade

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The Twisted Twig

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. |  


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 |  


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