10 Years Ago
• Swanton car dealership Lee’s Sales and Service closed its doors after nearly 38 years in business.
• It was announced the postage rates were going to increase to 44 cents for a first-class stamp.
25 Years Ago
• Recycling became available at the Swancreek Township garage.
• Swanton High School student Maggie Callahan was a National Merit Scholarship finalist.
• Gary Gladieux and Susan Federman joined the Oak Valley Family Physicians practice in Swanton.
• Bob Beemer resigned as Evergreen High School football coach.
• The Swanton freshman boys basketball team finished as NWOAL runners-up, with Nathan Bolling scoring 22 points in the final.
50 Years Ago
• Tom Slawinski won the Pro-Am Qualifier at K-C Lanes,
• Sandra Guinn, Pamela Eaton, and Cindy Steadman won their age group of the Swanton Exchange Club’s Crime Prevention Week Poster Contest. Sandra Sadowski won the essay contest.
75 Years Ago