From The Attic


10 Years Ago

• An issue was on the ballot to allow casinos in Ohio

• Swanton volleyball and soccer teams fell in the sectional tournament.

25 Years Ago

• Expansion of the Swanton Reservoir was under consideration.

• Swanton Village Councilman Jeff Emahiser resigned due to a move outside the village.

50 Years Ago

• A 0.8-mill bond issue was on the ballot to furnish Crestwood School.

• McNeill Chevrolet planned its 18th Halloween Party with prizes for costumes, treats, cider, doughnuts for all, and entertainment.

• Swanton Meat Market and Locker offered ground beef for 59 cents per pound.

75 Years Ago

• Fulton County appeared likely to not meet its National War Fund quota.
• The Swanton Volunteer Fire Department responded four times to the intersection of Monclova Road and State Route 295 where a square mile of openings had been burning for nearly a week.
90 Years Ago

• A department of dental hygiene was established in Ohio.

• Sagert Restaurant in Swanton was sold to Harold Stine.

• The Swanton Enterprise was sold by Walter J. Pinkstone to Russell F. Green of Clinton, Michigan.