NEWS


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Delta bakery closes doors
Delta bakery closes doors

Delta bakery closes doors

The owners of Main Street Bakery in Delta announced Thursday on Facebook that they were closing the business. The post said they were advised by an in...

January 21st, 2019 |  


Wauseon man sentenced for heroin

A Wauseon man was placed on two years of community control in Fulton County Common Pleas Court after pleading guilty to possession of heroin.Judge Jef...

January 21st, 2019 |  


Swancreek Water District meetings set

The Swancreek Water District has announced meeting dates for 2019.The meetings will usually be held at 6:30 p.m. on the second and fourth Thursday of ...

January 20th, 2019 |  


Area students earn honors

The following people have been honored by their respective college or university.Wheaton College, Illinois: Darby Stevens of Archbold and Jensi Shaw o...

January 20th, 2019 |  


Christmas light recycling event slated in Fulton County

Fulton County Public Utilities is hosting a Christmas Light recycling event later this month. Lights can be recycled from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Jan. 28 ...

January 19th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


Blackbirds earn crucial double overtime win at Stryker

Pettisville outlasted Stryker 66-63 in double overtime Thursday in Buckeye Border Conference boys basketball.The win puts the Blackbirds in position f...

January 21st, 2019 |  


Evergreen rallies to beat Swanton in girls basketball, 59-48

Evergreen rallies to beat Swanton in girls basketball, 59-48

Winning teams usually do not have one single focal point.Evergreen got big second half shots from not one, but six different players, including five w...

January 21st, 2019 |  


Wauseon boys basketball figures out Bryan in second half

Wauseon boys basketball figures out Bryan in second half

Wauseon made the right halftime adjustments to both Bryan’s 2-3 zone defense, and with their defense in holding the Golden Bears to 10 second ha...

January 21st, 2019 |  


Vikings avoid upset at Swanton

Vikings avoid upset at Swanton

Swanton played a near perfect game against Evergreen Friday night in boys basketball.They swarmed the post, allowing Nate Brighton and Mason Loeffler ...

January 21st, 2019 |  


Donations made for diabetes research

Donations made for diabetes research

On Friday, Nov. 16, Fayette High School and Wauseon High School held an OHSAA sponsored Foundation Basketball Game involving the varsity girls and var...

January 19th, 2019 |  


Archbold boys remain on top in Associated Press basketball poll

Archbold remained at the top in the second edition of the Associated Press state basketball poll released earlier this week.The Blue Streak boys held ...

January 17th, 2019 |  


LIFE


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Making holiday memories
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Fulton County Fair Winners
Church plans open house

Church plans open house

The community is invited to an open house at Shiloh Christian Union Church in honor of Pastor Chuck Whitmire. Whitmire and his wife, Anita, have been ...

September 24th, 2018 |  


A look back at 2018 fair

A look back at 2018 fair

Big & Rich with members of the Fulton County Sheriff’s Department.Kruez Lichtenwald, 9, of Fayette got to go on stage and sing with Big &...

September 20th, 2018 |  


Fulton County Fair winners

Fulton County Fair winners

Grand Champion Pen of 3 Chickens - Exhibitor: Ava Genter, daughter of Kisha & A.J. of Archbold. Buyers: Bodey Insurance, represented by Mark Bodey...

September 18th, 2018 |  


Fulton County Fair kicks off Friday

Fulton County Fair kicks off Friday

Much has changed in Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan in the past 160-some years: cell phones and wireless networks have replaced the telegraph, v...

August 29th, 2018 |  


Annual Corn Fest is fun for all

Annual Corn Fest is fun for all

First Federal of Delta’s Swanton branch won the float competition at the annual Corn Festival held in Swanton on Saturday.Several bands marched ...

August 22nd, 2018 |  


OPINION


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Life’s Lessons

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Life’s Lessons

Life’s Lessons

We have been volunteers and casual friends at the same institution for about five years. We were the kind of friends you relate to, visit with on a ve...

January 4th, 2019 |  


Life’s Lessons

With Christmas past, the celebration of the old and new years lies on our doorstep.I think it most difficult to end the year without mentally taking i...

December 27th, 2018 |  


Fighting for Ohio GM workers

Fighting for Ohio GM workers

If you love this country, you fight for the people who make it work — people like the workers at Lordstown.That’s why Senator Portman and ...

December 22nd, 2018 |  


Life’s Lessons

Reminiscing and Christmas – they seem to go together!The farmhouse that was our home had a coal burning furnace in the basement that required be...

December 22nd, 2018 |  


Life’s Lessons

Even as children, we didn’t live close to each other, but the summer visits when we stayed for a week with the other cousins developed long-last...

December 14th, 2018 |  


Life’s Lessons

Don’t ask me how it happened but the discussion arose in Sunday School class. Our teacher looked at me and said, “I know you worked in a p...

November 29th, 2018 |  


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