From The Attic

10 Years Ago

• The recession did not cause a spike in crime locally.

25 Years Ago

• It was reported that 350 youths signed up for Swanton Parks and Recreation baseball and softball.

50 Years Ago

• Dan Holden, a member of the Swanton Rotary Club, was selected for a two-month group study exchange in Iceland.

• Russel Neafie, a Swanton school bus driver, was runner-up at the Northwest District School Bus Driver Safety and Skill Contest.

75 Years Ago

• Vandals threw several bricks through a large display window at the Plummer automobile sales room on S. Main St.
• Playing at the La France Theatre in Swanton was “Sweet Rosie O’Grady” starring Betty Grable.
• Betty Spaulding and Harold Bloom had leading roles in Swanton’s senior class play, “Along Came Peggy.”