From The Attic


10 Years Ago

• The Swanton girls basketball team defeated Bryan to win its first Northwest Ohio Athletic League title in 16 years.

• The possibility of new sidewalks near Swanton school was discussed.

25 Years Ago

• Fulton County Commissioners told Swanton Village Council relocation of the Eastern District Court was unlikely.
• Paul Kreuz, owner of Paul’s Flowers in Swanton, set up planters at Toledo Express Airport to go along with terminal renovations.
50 Years Ago
• Plans were announced for a new Spencer Township industrial park.
• Rhuland’s Department Store closing announced due to ill health.
75 Years Ago

• The annual Brailey Farmers’ Institute to be held at the Brailey Grange hall.

• Council of Knights of Columbus organized.

• Playing at the La France Theater in Swanton was “The Kid from Kansas” starring Dick Foran, Andy DeVine, and Leo Carrillo.

90 Years Ago

• A poolroom operator was charged with contributing to the delinquency of minors for letting them play pool.