NEWS


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Snow blankets Swanton area
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Historic depot could land in Swanton

SHERIFF’S REPORT

Saturday, Dec. 2912:29 p.m., 1453 County Road U, Amboy Twp., 911 hang-up.7:05 p.m., County Road 3 at County Road K, Fulton Twp., suspicious vehicle.10...

January 21st, 2019 |  


Furloughed govt. workers offered info

As the partial federal shutdown continues, Fulton County Job and Family Services offers the following information to federal employees that have been ...

January 21st, 2019 |  


COURTHOUSE NEWS

Common Pleas CourtBank of America, Columbus, vs. Jason A. Risner, Delta, other civil.TMG Financial Services Inc., Columbus, James Mohr, Delta, other c...

January 21st, 2019 |  


Man pleads not guilty to attempted murder

A Swanton man charged with twice attempting to kill his estranged wife pleaded not guilty to the charges in Lucas County Common Pleas Court on Wednesd...

January 21st, 2019 |  


Swanton family faces second transplant

Swanton family faces second transplant

It was January of 1988, and Mary Crouse prayed for success as her husband Bernie underwent a heart transplant. At age 49 his condition was touch and g...

January 21st, 2019 |  


SPORTS


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Updated: 1:34 pm. |    
Mike Vicars accepts coaching position at Bedford
Vikings avoid upset at Swanton

Vikings avoid upset at Swanton

Swanton played a near perfect game against Evergreen Friday night in boys basketball.They swarmed the post, allowing Nate Brighton and Mason Loeffler ...

January 21st, 2019 updated: January 21st, 2019. |  


Outside shooting powers Swanton over Pettisville in girls basketball

Outside shooting powers Swanton over Pettisville in girls basketball

Swanton grew its lead steadily throughout the game and behind a 65 percent (11 for 17) shooting effort from beyond the arc, the Bulldogs defeated visi...

January 16th, 2019 |  


A chance to shine

A chance to shine

Swanton recreation girls basketball players got a chance to compete in front of a larger than normal crowd on Friday. They took the court during halft...

January 14th, 2019 |  


Swanton boys basketball team drops a pair of games

BRYAN – Swanton was defeated at Bryan in Northwest Ohio Athletic League boys basketball Thursday, 61-49.Jared Wilson had 22 points to lead all s...

January 14th, 2019 |  


Bulldogs sweep bowling match with Indians

Bulldogs sweep bowling match with Indians

Swanton was victorious in a home bowling match over Wauseon Friday afternoon.The Bulldogs took the boys match 2,251-2,169 and the girls match 1,985-1,...

January 14th, 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...

January 14th, 2019 |  


A chance to shine

A chance to shine

Swanton recreation girls basketball players got a chance to compete in front of a larger than normal crowd on Friday. They took the court during halft...

January 14th, 2019 |  


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 |  


OPINION


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Updated: 1:56 pm. |    

Issue One a masquerade

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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. |  


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