10 Years Ago
• Talks between the Swanton Education Association and Swanton Board of Education broke down and the teachers’ contract expired.
25 Years Ago
• Renovations to the Swanton Municipal Building were proposed.
• Air show planned at Toledo Express Airport. The Thunderbirds were to highlight the show.
50 Years Ago
• Republican candidate for U.S. Senate, William B. Saxbe, visited Swanton.
• John Havlicek, former Ohio State and Boston Celtic basketball player, was the Swanton Boosters’ Club guest speaker.
75 Years Ago
90 Years Ago
• Swanton voters to decide on $20,000 bond issue for waterworks improvements.
• The Maumee Valley Dance Marathon was held at Danceland on the Chicago Pike east of Swanton.
• School was scheduled to begin in Swanton on Sept. 10 with L.A. Walker the superintendent.