10 Years Ago
• Bill Belinger resigned from Swanton Council after 26 years of public service, including tenures and mayor and councilman.
25 Years Ago
• Sue Eich, a kindergarten teacher at Holy Trinity School, named Teacher of the Year by the Toledo Area Association for Education of Young Children.
• Ohio Turnpike drug bust just north of Swanton netted 171 grams of cocaine.
• The Swanton Fourth of July celebration was more profitable than the previous year.
50 Years Ago
• Consecration services were held at Trinity United Methodist Church on N. Main Street in Swanton.
• Mary Sadowski, Eloise Gries and Marie Elaine Rico participated in Buckeye Girls State.
75 Years Ago
• Showing at the La France Theater in Swanton was “Heart of the Rio Grande” starring Gene Autry.
• Fulton County sends 71 men to Army.
90 Years Ago
• Swanton mourns loss of Dr. Brailey.