From The Attic


10 Years Ago

• The Swanton Rotary Club funded bleachers for the track and soccer complex at Swanton High School.

• Swanton Public Library Board of Trustees started the process to put an operating levy on the ballot for the first time.

• Toledo Express Airport was ranked as the 50th busiest cargo airport in the world.

25 Years Ago

• Augies’ Box Lunch and Soft Serve opened in Express Plaza on Airport Highway in Swanton.

• Plans for the Turtle Creek subdivision were presented to the Swanton Planning Commission.

• Nathan W. Schmuhl of Swanton was named to the PNC Bank/Big 33 Ohio Academic All-Star Team.

50 Years Ago

• Sidewalk Sale Day in Swanton featured a parade and barbecue.

• Detwiler Hospital’s Board of Trustees took an option to buy 20 acres of land on S. Shoop Avenue in Wauseon.

75 Years Ago

• Arthur Fauble was injured and hospitalized after his team of horses became frightened and ran away.

90 Years Ago

• The Swanton Exchange Club was to send a 20-piece clown band to the National Exchange Club meeting in Toledo.