10 Years Ago
• Swanton’s Mimmo Lytle placed third at the state wrestling tournament.
• The second snowiest February on record was reported at Toledo Express Airport with 23.9 inches falling.
25 Years Ago
• Swanton Council proceeded with water line projects on County Road 2, Airport Highway.
• Supporters rallied to get lights and gates installed the Conrail crossing on County Road 4. During the rally, Conrail crew members on a passing train held up a sign that read, “Idiots.”
• Young Adult Award winners at St. Richard School were Susan Buckenmeyer, Amy Wesolowski and Bryan Long.
50 Years Ago
• An open house was scheduled for the new Crestwood Elementary School.
• Ken Najarian was named head football coach for Swanton High School.
• A dike breakage at the Swanton Reservoir lowered the local water reserve by 100 million gallons to just 40 million.
75 Years Ago