NEWS


10:20 pm |    
Wauseon rings in the season
4:26 pm |    
Swanton plans Christmas fun

Thanksgiving holiday crashes increase in Ohio

COLUMBUS – According to provisional statistics, 16 people were killed on Ohio’s roadways this Thanksgiving holiday.During the five-day rep...

November 30th, 2022 |  


USPS offers holiday info, tips

The United States Postal Service recently announced that carries will have extended hours. Neighborhood letter carriers will be making their rounds as...

November 30th, 2022 |  


Over 120 new jobs anticipated with Nature Fresh Farms expansion

The latest expansion at Nature Fresh Farms in Delta is underway and is expected to created over 100 new jobs.The project is a new 45-acre greenhouse o...

November 29th, 2022 |  


Wauseon rings in the season

Wauseon rings in the season

A light covered Wauseon Exempted Village Schools bus rolls along in the parade.The annual Wauseon Christmas parade was held Saturday to kick off the s...

November 28th, 2022 |  


New playground going up in Swanton

New playground going up in Swanton

Installation of new playground equipment continues at Swanton Memorial Park. The area includes playgrounds for both ages 2-5 and 5-12. Originally slat...

November 28th, 2022 |  


SPORTS


Wauseon dominates Archbold in wrestling season opener

Wauseon dominates Archbold in wrestling season opener

Wauseon surrendered just two losses in the upper weights en route to a 61-12 victory in a wrestling dual at Archbold Thursday.“Very happy with o...

December 5th, 2022 |  


Swanton holds off Evergreen, 52-44

Swanton holds off Evergreen, 52-44

In a game of peaks and valleys, Swanton overcame 13 first half turnovers by shooting 13-17 to take a 12-point lead, then after Evergreen rallied to fo...

December 5th, 2022 |  


Viking girls top Dogs in non-league

Viking girls top Dogs in non-league

Swanton scored the first four points of the game on buckets from Katie Floyd, however, Evergreen would claim the lead later in the first quarter and g...

December 5th, 2022 |  


Streaks hold on against Apaches, 53-46

Streaks hold on against Apaches, 53-46

Archbold hung on for a 53-46 victory at home against Fairview in girls basketball Tuesday night.Sophie Rupp finished with 16 points and eight rebounds...

November 30th, 2022 |  


Stroud not rewarded for sacrificing personal life

Stroud not rewarded for sacrificing personal life

COLUMBUS — C.J. Stroud said he’s had no personal life during this football season to the point that there were times he chose watching fil...

November 30th, 2022 |  


LIFE


Fulton County Senior Center announces lunches

The Fulton County Senior Center is now offering dine-in and take out meals. There are locations in Wauseon, Swanton, Delta, Archbold, and Fayette.Meal...

November 20th, 2022 |  


Fulton County Senior Center announces lunches

The Fulton County Senior Center is now offering dine-in and take out meals. There are locations in Wauseon, Swanton, Delta, Archbold, and Fayette.Meal...

November 14th, 2022 |  


Hear the ‘Joyous Sounds’ of the season in BG

Hear the ‘Joyous Sounds’ of the season in BG

“Joyous Sounds: A Yuletide Celebration” is scheduled for Nov. 29 at 7 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 1526 E. Wooster St.This one-h...

November 14th, 2022 |  


Fulton County Senior Center announces lunches

The Fulton County Senior Center is now offering dine-in and take out meals. There are locations in Wauseon, Swanton, Delta, Archbold, and Fayette.Meal...

November 7th, 2022 |  


Swanton Halloween is a ‘Thriller’

Swanton Halloween is a ‘Thriller’

Swanton had a fun-filled weekend of Halloween fun, including the Halloween Hoopla on Saturday afternoon. Above, dancers from Julie’s Dance Studi...

October 31st, 2022 |  


Fulton County Senior Center announces lunches

The Fulton County Senior Center is now offering dine-in and take out meals. There are locations in Wauseon, Swanton, Delta, Archbold, and Fayette.Meal...

October 30th, 2022 |  


OPINION


12:04 pm |    

Getting ready for Christmas

Truly a Thanksgiving story

My church at one time had a pastor who made no secret of his dislike for preaching on holidays. I think he was like another said when I questioned his...

November 25th, 2022 |  


Groan! Groan! G-R-O-A-N!

Groan! Groan! G-R-O-A-N!!But what are we groaning about? Oh! That’s it! We just turned on national news and heard about the most recent mass sho...

November 16th, 2022 |  


House or home?

I have a trivet that says, “House is not a home without a dog.” I guess that’s pretty much my opinion as well.I do love dogs! My fir...

November 9th, 2022 |  


A timely message

In retirement, it is often that I sit down to write a column and have no idea what to write. Not so today. This is a timely column.When I got home fro...

November 2nd, 2022 |  


Rambling observations

As I’ve mentioned before, I’m pretty selfish about scheduling anything for Tuesday morning. Ever since I retired, that is the time for wri...

October 26th, 2022 |  


Fighting to protect our postal carriers

Fighting to protect our postal carriers

When you put something in the mail, you shouldn’t have to worry about it reaching its final destination.But, over the past year, USPS mail carri...

October 26th, 2022 |  


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