10 Years Ago
• Possible sale of Ohio Turnpike has area residents concerned.
• The Swanton High School football team topped Lake 33-24 to end a 20 game losing streak.
25 Years Ago
• Plans for the 27th Corn Festival are rapidly taking form, according to Lawrence Pilliod, general chairman.
• Playing at the LaFrance Theater in Swanton was “Love Crazy” with Myrna Loy and William Powell.
90 Years Ago
• Chicago Pike Road east is closed as the new cement road is rushed to competition.
• A rain and hail storm caused significant damage in the Swanton. A large barn on the Roy Taylor farm on N. Main Street was burned to the ground. A new barn was lowered to the ground on the Charles Zeigler farm northeast of the village.