From The Attic

10 Years Ago

• The Destination Imagination team of Lydia Schmidt, Michelle Stull, Lacey Majors, Emily Davis, Jessica Fowler, Bailey Cramer, and Marcus Schmidt headed to the Global Finals.

• Joe Carone, Tony Carone, Gary Ludwig, Gregg Mossing, and Val Watts to be inducted into Swanton Athletic Hall of Fame.

25 Years Ago

• Fulton County Senior Center trustees reconsider plan to build a new building in Wauseon.
• Swanton baseball handed Wauseon its first league loss of the season.
50 Years Ago
• The pay scale for Swanton teachers was revised to establish a starting salary of $5,050 per year.

• The newly formed Interact Club at Swanton High School elected Matthew McQuade as president.

75 Years Ago

• The Bartlett grocery store at South Main Street and Chicago Pike underwent extensive remodeling allowing customers to serve themselves from the shelves.

• Playing at the LaFrance Theater in Swanton was “Lucky Devils” with Richard Arlen and Andy DeVine.

90 Years Ago

• A meeting was called by the Commerce Club for the Park Board to present a plan for a memorial to be erected in the park.