NEWS


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Tuesday’s ice storm ‘significant’
Swanton pair win spelling bee

Swanton pair win spelling bee

The annual Fulton County Spelling Bee was held last Tuesday evening in a room filled with almost 200 individuals listening to pronouncer Andrea Johnso...

February 11th, 2019 |  


Distinguished alumni return to Swanton

Distinguished alumni return to Swanton

Swanton High School students saw firsthand Friday the successes possible for SHS graduates. Students also received advice from the two newest inductee...

February 11th, 2019 |  


Heart Radiothon reaches 45th year

Heart Radiothon reaches 45th year

Heart health in Fulton County one song at a time is the ultimate goal of the 45th Annual Heart Radiothon, on the air Thursday at WMTR-96.1 FM in Archb...

February 11th, 2019 |  


Village, schools place renewal issues on ballot

There are five issues to be decided in Fulton County during the May 7 election, all of which are in the eastern part of the county, and none of which ...

February 11th, 2019 |  


FCHC holds 22nd Health Care Camp

FCHC holds 22nd Health Care Camp

Fulton County Health Center held its 22nd Annual Health Care Camp on Feb. 3.Students at the event discussed health care careers, changes in the health...

February 11th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


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Swanton bowling advances out of sectional tournament
Dogs place 10 at league wrestling

Dogs place 10 at league wrestling

Swanton had three runner-up finishes Saturday at the Northwest Ohio Athletic League wrestling tournament held in Wauseon. The Bulldogs were fifth as a...

February 18th, 2019 |  


Toledo Christian flies past Swanton in boys basketball

Toledo Christian flies past Swanton in boys basketball

TOLEDO – Toledo Christian shot 60 percent from the field the final three quarters, extending a first quarter seven point lead to a 65-48 win over Sw...

February 13th, 2019 updated: February 13th, 2019. |  


Swanton selects new football coach

Swanton selects new football coach

It appears as though Swanton has found the next man to lead its football program. Pending approval from the school board, Denton Saunders has been sel...

February 11th, 2019 |  


Evergreen girls basketball splits games against Wauseon, Fayette

Evergreen girls basketball splits games against Wauseon, Fayette

Pretty? Not always. Gritty? Yeah, it was that. Taking the lead late in the first quarter after a couple of ties, Wauseon led the rest of way in defeat...

February 11th, 2019 |  


Evergreen boys basketball manhandled by Wauseon

Evergreen boys basketball manhandled by Wauseon

Scott Farkus.Yeah you remember the name. The bully on “Christmas Story” with the coonskin cap and yellow eyes that pushed Ralphie and his ...

February 11th, 2019 |  


Bulldogs third at Northwest Ohio Athletic League bowling tournament

Bulldogs third at Northwest Ohio Athletic League bowling tournament

The Northwest Ohio Athletic League Bowling Championships were held Saturday at Swanton Sports Center as Bryan was victorious in both the boys and girl...

February 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...

January 28th, 2019 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• The temperature dipped to 14 degrees below zero in Swanton.25 Years Ago• Temperatures dropped as low as 18 below zero and Sw...

January 21st, 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 21st, 2019 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Nearly a foot of snow fell on the Swanton area.• The number of home foreclosures in Fulton County was reported to be “...

January 14th, 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 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 |  


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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