10 Years Ago
• The Swanton football team defeated Montpelier 34-6 to end a 34-game Northwest Ohio Athletic League losing streak.
25 Years Ago
• Jerry Anderson of WSPD Radio was the guest speaker at the Swanton Rotary Club meeting.
• Swanton girls cross country topped Wauseon and Patrick Henry, led by Rachel Bolling.
50 Years Ago
• Swanton enrolled 2,068 students at the start of the school year.
• Eight people were injured in a crash at the corner of Frankfort Road and State Route 295.
• Gretchen Gore was hired to teach math at Swanton High School.
75 Years Ago
90 Years Ago
• The Fleming Furniture Girls Indoor Baseball Team was scheduled to play the local men’s team, the Swanton Yellow Jackets, at the Corn Festival.
• The opening of a new $25,000 moving picture house, the La France Theatre was scheduled with Buster Keaton’s newest picture “The Cameraman” to be shown.