From The Attic

10 Years Ago

• The Swanton girls basketball team finished the season as district runners-up.

• Evergreen won the Northwest Buckeye Academic Quiz League title.

• Swanton’s Xavier Taylor finished fourth at the state wrestling tournament.

25 Years Ago

• Swanton native Walter Hallett claimed all-conference honors at Tri-State University for indoor track.
• A new recycling station in Swanton held its first collection day.
50 Years Ago
• Swanton Schools plan a Head Start program.
75 Years Ago

• The brick building and wooden frame building on Broadway was bought by Joe Pospisil, proprietor of Jo-Jo’s Inn.

• A sum of $3,000 was appropriated by the county commissioners to erase the indebtedness of the Fulton County Fair Board.

90 Years Ago

• The Mayeros Department Store was robbed. Merchandise taken included silks, fur coats, dry goods, jewelry and groceries.