From The Attic

10 Years Ago

• Heather Wiederman named Swanton High School Homecoming Queen and Tim Gardner named King.

25 Years Ago

• Residents as far away from the airport as County Road 3 complained about noise from Burlington Air Express.
• Swanton advised to create an economic planning group.
• Todd Omey is a new physical education teacher at Crestwood and Township schools.
50 Years Ago
• Swanton topped the Ottawa Hills Arrows 40-14 in football.
• Bridge on South Main Street will be under construction for 3-5 months.
• The Red & White Store offered ground beef for 39 cents per pound.
75 Years Ago

• A squirrel hunter was shot in the arm after his coat sleeve was mistaken for a squirrel.

• Mrs. Harold Seymour is Valleywood Golf Club’s first woman champion.

• Playing at the LaFrance Theater in Swanton was “Jesse James” with Tyrone Power and Nancy Kelly, and Henry Fonda.

90 Years Ago

• Thousands planning to attend Swanton’s 13th Annual Corn Festival.