NEWS


1:53 pm
Updated: 2:03 pm. |    
Halloween Hoopla returning to Swanton
1:50 pm |    
Busy ballots set for area
Wauseon, Swanton libraries requesting operating levy renewals

Wauseon, Swanton libraries requesting operating levy renewals

Two Fulton County libraries are placing levy renewals on the ballot Nov. 2 and asking voters to support their operational costs over the next five yea...

October 25th, 2021 updated: October 25th, 2021. |  


Swanton celebrating Red Ribbon Week

Red Ribbon Week will be celebrated at Swanton Local Schools this week.On Tuesday, students can dress profesional with a theme of My future is drug fre...

October 24th, 2021 |  


Delta residents decry medical marijuana ordinance

Delta residents decry medical marijuana ordinance

Shortly after their initial approval of medical marijuana trade in their community, Delta Village Council members appeared to bend to the will of unha...

October 22nd, 2021 |  


Fulton County reports 4 new COVID deaths

Fulton County reports 4 new COVID deaths

Here are the latest details on how the COVID-19 pandemic is impacting the area:• Four new COVID-19 deaths were reported early this week by the F...

October 20th, 2021 |  


Pumpkin carving contest for kids planned at SPL

Ages 10 and up are invited to carve pumpkins outside this week – and maybe win a prize!Carving will be on Wednesday. Participants can show up an...

October 20th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


9:29 am |    
Dogs shut out Miller City
Evergreen bows out of OHSAA tournament, 2-0

Evergreen bows out of OHSAA tournament, 2-0

With three players out for the season, including first-team all-league performer Sydney Woodring, Evergreen had still had enough to tie Swanton on the...

October 25th, 2021 |  


Evergreen hammers Maumee Valley to win sectional, 5-1

Evergreen hammers Maumee Valley to win sectional, 5-1

Last year Evergreen traveled to Maumee Valley Country with a Division III sectional title on the line, and played on a field that more resembled a far...

October 25th, 2021 |  


Evergreen finishes with 30-0 win over Swanton

Evergreen finishes with 30-0 win over Swanton

After seven straight setbacks, Evergreen took out some frustration with a season-ending 30-0 whitewash of Swanton for their third win of the season.Sw...

October 25th, 2021 |  


Delta tops LC, TC for sectional title

Delta tops LC, TC for sectional title

It took a while for Delta boys soccer to get some shots on the net but once the Panthers did, they stuck two second half goals in the back of the goal...

October 25th, 2021 |  


Wauseon roars from behind to beat Swanton

Wauseon roars from behind to beat Swanton

Big-game players make big plays in big games, and no one came up bigger than Wauseon’s Cameron Estep.After blowing a 17-6 first set lead, and fa...

October 21st, 2021 |  


Archbold boys edge Wauseon for league title

Archbold boys edge Wauseon for league title

Behind a sixth-runner tiebreaker, Archbold was able to unseat defending champion Wauseon for the boys cross country title, while the Liberty Center gi...

October 18th, 2021 |  


LIFE


Fulton County Senior Center lunch menu

The Fulton County Senior Center is now offering dine-in and take out meals. There are locations in Wauseon, Swanton, Delta, Archbold, and Fayette.Meal...

October 18th, 2021 |  


GoFundMe set up for Swanton man following chainsaw injury

A GoFundMe account has been set up for a local man and his family following an accident involving a chainsaw. Manny Ruiz, of Swanton, was seriously in...

October 12th, 2021 |  


SMS student brings in newspaper for 9/11 book reading

SMS student brings in newspaper for 9/11 book reading

Audrey Carte, Swanton seventh grader from the House of Gratus, brought in a Sept. 12, 2001 edition of the Toledo Blade to share during read aloud of t...

October 12th, 2021 |  


Fulton County Senior Center lunch menu

The Fulton County Senior Center is now offering dine-in and take out meals. There are locations in Wauseon, Swanton, Delta, Archbold, and Fayette.Meal...

October 12th, 2021 |  


GoFundMe set up for Swanton man following chainsaw injury

A GoFundMe account has been set up for a local man and his family following an accident involving a chainsaw. Manny Ruiz, of Swanton, was seriously in...

October 8th, 2021 |  


OPINION


Hospitality shows itself at its finest

I was excited to receive an invitation to a retirement party for a very close friend. She was hosting the party herself and it was by invitation only....

July 22nd, 2021 |  


A life lesson in asking God for forgiveness

I was enjoying my morning shower when there was an ominous cracking sound. I had moved my feet around minimally before that warning sound. Still, I kn...

July 8th, 2021 |  


Child Tax Credit coming to Ohio families

Child Tax Credit coming to Ohio families

Starting July 15, most Ohio parents will begin to see $250 or $300 in their bank accounts, every month from now until the end of the year. It’s ...

July 8th, 2021 |  


The perils of eating can be an outlet for service

I cooked some chicken drumsticks and took the meat off the bones. As I did so, I was careful that not even a small bone went into the food dish that w...

July 1st, 2021 |  


Protecting Ohio kids from lead poisoning

Protecting Ohio kids from lead poisoning

Decades after we learned of the dangers of lead exposure, too many children in Ohio continue to be poisoned by the homes they live in and the water th...

June 24th, 2021 |  


It’s time for Ohio to fix school funding

In the next few weeks, our State Senators and State Representatives will determine the future for Ohio schools with one crucial vote. For the first ti...

May 25th, 2021 |  


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