NEWS


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Swanton chief’s lung cancer delcared dormant
Swanton lines Airport to honor soldier

Swanton lines Airport to honor soldier

The procession traveled from Toledo Express Airport, through Swanton, and westward, ending in Bryan. Visitation was held Friday, and funeral services ...

August 12th, 2019 |  


IRS launches new Tax Withholding Estimator

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service this week launched the new Tax Withholding Estimator, an expanded, mobile-friendly online tool designe...

August 12th, 2019 |  


NOCAC Summer Crisis deadline Aug. 31

The Northwestern Ohio Community Action Commission will continue to accept applications for the HEAP Summer Crisis program through Aug. 31.The program ...

August 12th, 2019 |  


SHERIFF’S REPORT

Thursday, Aug. 112:32 p.m., 5565 County Road D, Swancreek Twp., Swancreek Township Trustees, suspicious activity.9:27 p.m., 11200 County Road 5, Fulto...

August 12th, 2019 |  


New Penta solar field will save $1.7 million over 30 years

PERRYSBURG – Penta Career Center is adding a 3,100-panel solar field that will supply 58% of its power needs.Jessica Tyler, solar business devel...

August 12th, 2019 |  


COURTHOUSE NEWS

Common Pleas CourtFulton County Health Center, Wauseon, vs. Abbie R. Bates, Delta, other civil.Renae Sheely, Wauseon, vs. Bernard G. Sheely III, Delta...

August 12th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


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Dogs aim for return to top
League football coaches tab Patrick Henry as favorite

League football coaches tab Patrick Henry as favorite

BRYAN – Evergreen, Swanton and Delta – two of which are breaking in new head coaches – were picked sixth, seventh and eighth Sunday ...

August 12th, 2019 |  


Ohio High School Athletic Association fall sports practices kicked off Aug. 1

Ohio High School Athletic Association fall sports practices kicked off Aug. 1

Preseason practices officially began Thursday for OHSAA member schools for the fall sports of football, girls and boys golf, girls tennis, girls volle...

August 5th, 2019 |  


Vikings work on offense

Vikings work on offense

Evergreen’s Brian Floyd hauls in a pass near the sideline during a group offense portion of Friday’s two-a-day practice.Jack Krispin turns...

August 5th, 2019 |  


Shiels gets second win of season

Two-time defending track champion Devin Shiels led from flag-to-flag in the UMP Late Model feature Saturday Night at Oakshade Raceway to pick up his s...

August 5th, 2019 |  


Vikings comfortable with underdog role

Vikings comfortable with underdog role

The Evergreen boys golf team will happily assume its underdog role for the upcoming season, hoping that the experience of their two returnees will rub...

August 5th, 2019 |  


LIFE


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Staying safe

From The Attic

10 Years Ago• The Corn Festival added a day with the All Class Reunion held the Friday before the main event on Saturday.• Taste and smell...

August 5th, 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...

July 29th, 2019 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Swanton Schools’ David Smith competed to be named Ohio’s top bus mechanic.• The unemployment rate was 15.7 perce...

July 29th, 2019 |  


Staying safe

Staying safe

Safety Village students got to see inside an ambulance last week.Kids at Swanton Safety Village practice bicycle safety on their mini streets last wee...

July 29th, 2019 updated: July 29th, 2019. |  


Guitar player channels blues legends

Guitar player channels blues legends

WATERVILLE — The 5th annual Blues, Brews and Brats Festival in Waterville will feature award-winning blues guitarist Tommy Castro and the Painki...

July 24th, 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...

July 22nd, 2019 |  


OPINION


Fighting resurgence of meth and cocaine

Fighting resurgence of meth and cocaine

Here in Ohio, we are finally making progress on stemming the tide of opioid abuse that’s been hitting our communities hard. In fact, from June o...

July 22nd, 2019 |  


New holiday will hang the moon

New holiday will hang the moon

It’s time to give our national holidays an upgrade. Let’s make July 20 Moonwalk Day.July 20 is, of course, the day that man first walked o...

July 15th, 2019 |  


Connecting Ohio educators with D.C. legislators

Connecting Ohio educators with D.C. legislators

When I first came to the Senate, I met with a number of higher education leaders around Ohio. In these conversations we realized how little opportunit...

July 15th, 2019 |  


Honoring Ohio law enforcement

Honoring Ohio law enforcement

Each year during National Police Week, we honor our law enforcement officers, and the families who support them and sacrifice alongside them. They all...

June 17th, 2019 |  


Stay smart following severe weather

Stay smart following severe weather

With thoughts to the recent severe weather, Stephanie Miller from the Division of Forestry sent the following message to all of the Tree Commissions u...

June 3rd, 2019 |  


Remembering the real Memorial Day

Remembering the real Memorial Day

I’ve become a stickler about some things after years of editing stories for newspapers and summing them up for a headline. Maybe that’s wh...

May 20th, 2019 updated: May 22nd, 2019. |  


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