From The Attic


10 Years Ago

• Angie Borck, Kathy Carpenter, and Josie Stultz won a hay bailing competition at the Fulton County Fair.

• Tiffany Willson scored 13 goals during a three-game winning streak for the Swanton girls soccer team.

25 Years Ago

• The first cargo plane is unloaded at Burlington Air Express.
• Ty Langenderfer ran for two touchdowns and Ted Haselman three for two as Swanton topped Patrick Henry 36-14 in NWOAL football.
• The Swanton cross country teams swept the Archbold Invitational.
50 Years Ago
• A groundbreaking was held for a new American Legion hall on Hallett Avenue.
• Swanton football opened the season with a 26-24 victory over defending NWOAL champion Liberty Center.
75 Years Ago

• Golf legend Byron Nelson will be a guest speaker at Valleywood Golf Club. At the time he was head pro at the Inverness Club.

• Playing at the LaFrance Theater in Swanton was “Back in the Saddle” with Gene Autry and “Penny Serenade” with Irene Dunne and Cary Grant.

90 Years Ago

• A total of 243 students were enrolled in Swanton junior and senior high schools, a record.