10 Years Ago
• Area residents donated over 8,000 golf balls for troops at Camp Victory in Baghdad in a Elks effort.
• Michael Rochelle of Key Bank in Swanton announced the offering of a $1,000 scholarship through the Swanton Rotary Foundation.
25 Years Ago
• Swanton Public Works Supervisor Lewis Taylor retired after 22 years with the village.
• Bill Duvall and Renee Bolling were named Swanton Rotary Club’s Students of the Month.
• Former Swanton and Owens Community College basketball standout Leslie Mugg signed a national letter of intent with Ball State University.
50 Years Ago
• It was announced that former Detroit Mayor Jerome P. Cavanagh would give the principal address at the Law Day USA Banquet sponsored by the Swanton Rotary Club.
• The Swancreek East precinct was separated into two precincts.
• Dave Purdy scored the winning run as Swanton baseball beat Evergreen 2-1 in 12 innings. He also got the win on the mound, striking out 18.
75 Years Ago