From The Attic


10 Years Ago

• Rare Karner blue butterflies were released in Oak Openings Metropark.

• Michael Petros of Swanton attended the People to People Leadership Summit in Washington D.C.

25 Years Ago

• Swanton’s U-19 boys soccer team won Division III of the Northwest Ohio Soccer League with a 9-1-2 record.
• A tornado damaged an Anthony Wayne school in Whitehouse.
• Kristin Keener named Fulton County Lamb and Wool Queen.
50 Years Ago
• Dale Dunbar named new president of Swanton Rotary Club.
• The Swanton A&P offered a head of lettuce for 29 cents and chicken livers for 49 cents per pound.
75 Years Ago

• Centralization of Swancreek Township schools in doubt following judge’s ruling.

• Summer Swanton school band concerts moved to Memorial Park.

• Showing at the LaFrance Theater was “Tortilla Flat” starring Spencer Tracy and Hedy Lamarr.

90 Years Ago

• Swanton Council refuses to sell bond issue for Waterworks benefit. Water issues continue.