From The Attic

10 Years Ago

• Swanton Local Schools officials discussed the possibility of instituting instant alerts for notifications such as school delays and closings.

• Foreclosures in Fulton County increased from 88 in 2001 to 192 in 2007.

25 Years Ago

• Swanton Board of Education decided against open enrollment for the district.

• An expansion at Burlington Air Express brought employment to 157 full-time and 705 part-time workers.

50 Years Ago

• A talk on communism was planned at the Swanton American Legion.

• Swanton Frozen Food Lockers offered T-bones for 99 cents per pound.

75 Years Ago

• Over 100 men from Fulton County left for Camp Perry.
• The Farmers and Sportsman Association of Swanton elected Otis Fuller as president.
• Playing at the La France Theater in Swanton was “Across the Pacific” starring Humphrey Bogart.