NEWS


DeWine: ‘We will not let you down’

DeWine: ‘We will not let you down’

CEDARVILLE — Flanked by family and close friends, Mike DeWine became Ohio’s 70th governor shortly after midnight Jan. 14 in a private cere...

January 16th, 2019 |  


And the renovation continues

And the renovation continues

The old Fulton County Courthouse elevator has been removed from the facility during the ongoing year-long renovation but the shaft remains open. The e...

January 16th, 2019 |  


Swanton stricter on water shut off enforcement

The Village of Swanton has started stricter enforcement when it comes to water bills. Water shutoffs will now occur sooner than in the past, leading t...

January 16th, 2019 |  


Students earn college honors

The following local residents have been honored by their respective college or university.Ohio Northern University: Mackalyn Figgins of Fayette, Jacob...

January 16th, 2019 |  


SHERIFF’S REPORT

Thursday, Jan. 35:28 p.m., 2039 Simon Ave., Amboy Twp., harassment.7:31 p.m., 1568 County Road D, Swancreek Twp., check on welfare.9:17 p.m., County R...

January 16th, 2019 |  


SPORTS


Outside shooting powers Swanton over Pettisville in girls basketball

Outside shooting powers Swanton over Pettisville in girls basketball

Swanton grew its lead steadily throughout the game and behind a 65 percent (11 for 17) shooting effort from beyond the arc, the Bulldogs defeated visi...

January 16th, 2019 updated: January 16th, 2019. |  


Wauseon, Delta stay unblemished in Northwest Ohio Athletic League wrestling

LIBERTY CENTER – Wauseon wrestling improved to 4-0 in the Northwest Ohio Athletic League Thursday in Liberty Center, earning wins over Evergreen...

January 14th, 2019 |  


Blue Streaks fend off Indians, 55-48

Blue Streaks fend off Indians, 55-48

Entering the final period down by 20, the Wauseon girls basketball team made a run, but fell short as Archbold held off the Tribe 55-48 in Northwest O...

January 14th, 2019 |  


Strong second half propels Delta past PH

Strong second half propels Delta past PH

Delta girls basketball jumped out to a 12-point lead over the first nearly eight and a half minutes of the opening half in a Northwest Ohio Athletic L...

January 14th, 2019 |  


Archbold overtakes Wauseon with late rally

Archbold overtakes Wauseon with late rally

In a game of runs it was Archbold who came out on top, outscoring Wauseon 15-5 over the final 6:10 for a 47-42 win in the Northwest Ohio Athletic Leag...

January 11th, 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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