Swanton seeking funds for Hallett Ave. improvements

Swanton seeking funds for Hallett Ave. improvements

The Village of Swanton will seek funding for Hallett Avenue improvement, following a motion by Council at its July 19 meeting. Hallett Avenue will be ...

July 26th, 2021 |  


Carrizales helped restore culture at Delta

Carrizales helped restore culture at Delta

The Delta wrestling program’s culture was established in the mid-1980s when Robin Rayfield took over as coach, was put on display in the late 90...

July 19th, 2021 |  


Chicken Fest back like gangbusters

Chicken Fest back like gangbusters

The Roaring Twenties were stifled by COVID-19 last summer, but they will go like gangbusters this weekend, along with food, fun, and music, at the Del...

July 7th, 2021 updated: July 8th, 2021. |  



Fair School Funding Plan approved

Fair School Funding Plan approved

Ohio Governor Mike DeWine on July 1 signed into law a school funding model that has been hailed as fair to all of the state’s 600-plus school di...

July 6th, 2021 |  


Swanton fireworks fill sky on Saturday

Swanton fireworks fill sky on Saturday

Swanton’s Fireworks Fest will return with a bang this weekend following a pandemic-related cancellation in 2020. The show will take place Saturd...

June 28th, 2021 |  


Threshers returning to Fulton Co. Fairgrounds

Threshers returning to Fulton Co. Fairgrounds

After a year away, the threshers reunion is returning to the Fulton County Fairgrounds. The reunion has been held at the fairgrounds since 1964 but la...

June 21st, 2021 |  


Gilders named top election official

Gilders named top election official

Fulton County Board of Elections Director Melanie Gilders was named the Pat Wolfe Republican Election Official of the Year for 2020 by Secretary of St...

June 15th, 2021 |  


Area libraries easing restrictions

Area libraries easing restrictions

With most pandemic related restrictions no longer in place, area libraries have been increasing options and programs.At the Swanton Public Library, th...

June 15th, 2021 |  


Ausko gets new K9 vest

Ausko gets new K9 vest

Fulton County Sheriff’s Office K9 Officer Ausko models his new safety vest alongside handler Josh Rodriguez. The approximately $2,500 vest was f...

June 15th, 2021 |  


Blue Streaks are state runners-up

Blue Streaks are state runners-up

AKRON — Archbold beat the odds to advance to the Division III state baseball final four, and ultimately one bad inning doomed them in the state ...

June 14th, 2021 |