10 Years Ago
• Unemployment rates fell to 12 percent in Lucas County and 14.9 percent in Fulton County.
25 Years Ago
• Janet Ritter Salon opened at 128 N. Main St. in Swanton.
• Trinity United Methodist Nursery School was in its 12th year of operation.
• Doug Williams got the win on the mound in the baseball season opener as Swanton beat Evergreen 8-6.
50 Years Ago
• Construction was underway for a new school on Crestwood Drive in Swanton. A seven-room addition to Park School was also underway.
• Work on the Misty Meadows subdivision continued as Toledo Edison installed power lines.
• Mrs. Loren Perry won a color television during a contest at Miller’s Super Dollar.
• The Spencer-Sharples New Community Plan was discussed at a Swanton Exchange Club meeting.
75 Years Ago