From The Attic

10 Years Ago

• Gasoline prices climbed to over $4 per gallon in the Swanton area.

• New bleachers were planned for Swanton High School’s soccer/track complex.

25 Years Ago

• The Swanton High School band won the Class B Division of the marching band contest at the 119th Convention of the Northwest Ohio Fireman’s Association celebration in Clyde.

• Local businessman Al Mackey was named one of the top entrepreneurs of the year.

50 Years Ago

• Joe Noe was named general chairman of the annual St. Richards Festival.

• Three Swanton residents drowned in Harrison Lake.

75 Years Ago

• Swanton High School principal H.W. Rogge resigned to take the same position in Bryan.

90 Years Ago

• East Swanton School Association held its 20th annual reunion in Memorial Park.