10 Years Ago
• The Swanton High School football team held a midnight madness event to kick off practice for the season.
• Fulton County Commissioners considered increase in county sales tax.
25 Years Ago
• Swanton golfer Eric Oakes competed in the Pepsi-Cola National High School All-American Prep National Golf Championships, finishing in the top 10 to the named an All-American.
50 Years Ago
• The Pilliod Co. – Raymond Chemical softball team form Swanton won the Ohio District I Men’s Slow Pitch Softball Tournament.
• Barbara Poorman chosen to represent Swanton in the Miss Ohio Teenage Contest.
75 Years Ago
• The first ever hobo auto races held in Swanton on the old race track grounds, back of Memorial Park.
• Toledo and Indiana Interurban Station being brightened with paint.