From The Attic


10 Years Ago

• Faith Lutheran Church marked its 50th anniversary.

• Relay for Life event to be held in Swanton.

25 Years Ago

• A retirement party was held for Swanton teacher Marge Dietsch.
• Swanton student Jon Hintz was selected for an Earthwatch program called The Challenge Awards.
50 Years Ago
• Bids for construction of the new Evergreen High School were $400,000 over estimates.
• Mulinix Nursing Home topped Kold Keg 8-6 to remain in first in the Swanton Men’s Softball League.
75 Years Ago

• The old Helfrich building on Broadway Street is being demolished. The Swanton Enterprise had previously been published in the building.

• Playing at the LaFrance Theater in Swanton was “Men of Boystown” with Spencer Tracy and Mickey Rooney.

90 Years Ago

• Sufficient funds available to construct a Masonic Temple.

• Louie CosGrove Jr. appointed play grounds director by park board.