NEWS


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New flower, gift shop opens
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Throwing it down
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‘See what you see’
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A year in review

SHERIFF’S REPORT

Thursday, Dec. 2910:39 a.m., County Road D at County Road 3, Swancreek Twp., injury accident.1:31 p.m., 507 Wood St., Delta, check on welfare.5:54 p.m...

January 17th, 2017 |  


SHERIFF’S REPORT

Friday, Jan. 68:48 a.m., 3889 County Road 4, Swancreek Twp., keep the peace.6:06 p.m., 4549 County Road E, Swancreek Twp., domestic trouble.Saturday, ...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Pregnant women offered tobacco-free program

The Fulton County Health Department will offer the, BABY & ME – Tobacco Free Program to help pregnant women quit smoking and stay tobacco fr...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Drug Take Back Day planned in Swanton

Drug Take Back Day planned in Swanton

The Swanton Police Department, Swanton Fire Department, Swanton Pharmacy and Swanton Area Community Coalition are combining to host A Drug Take Back D...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Lehner: Replace OGT gradually

While Ohio Board of Education administrators decide whether a portion of the new graduation requirements for high school students is too lofty, a co-s...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Throwing it down

Throwing it down

Swanton’s Gunnar Oakes gets a breakaway slam dunk after a steal in the early minutes of the third quarter against Lake Saturday night. Oakes had...

January 17th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Updated: 8:15 am. |    
Bulldogs drop a pair of contests
Dogs dropped by undefeated Blue Streaks

Dogs dropped by undefeated Blue Streaks

The Archbold defense held Swanton without a field goal for 8:51 from the second quarter into the third to take the lead for good, defeating the Bulldo...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Swanton accepting nominations for athletic hall of fame

Swanton High School will be accepting nominations for the Swanton High School Athletic Hall of Fame, now through Feb. 20. Nomination forms can be pick...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Coon Supper slated for Jan. 20

The Fulton County Sportsmen Club will hold its annual Coon Supper on Friday, Jan. 20 from 5 p.m. to midnight. Tickets can only be purchased at the doo...

January 10th, 2017 updated: January 10th, 2017. |  


Undefeated Archbold survives at Evergreen, 39-35

Back in the day, Arkansas mens basketball coach Nolan Richardson said his pressing, trapping, full court mayhem defense was “40 minutes of hell,...

January 10th, 2017 |  


Bulldogs sweep Evergreen wrestling quad

The Swanton Bulldog wrestling team picked up a pair of league wins in a quad held at Evergreen Thursday. They defeated Montpelier 56-15 in the first m...

January 9th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Celebrating Homecoming

From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Fulton County faces tough budget choices.• Senior Airman Nickolas R. Cole returned to the U.S. after being deployed in suppo...

December 19th, 2016 |  


Couple celebrates 50 years

Lynn (Babcock) and Dan Atanacio celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Dec. 10. They were married Dec. 10, 1966 in Baltimore, Md. and were the f...

December 12th, 2016 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Swanton Public Library will offer Wi-Fi.• Pharaoh’s Car Club of Swanton presented a $4,000 check to the Make-A-Wish Fo...

December 12th, 2016 |  


O’Riordon, Kokensparger honored by Swanton Rotary Club

O’Riordon, Kokensparger honored by Swanton Rotary Club

Lauren O’Riordon and Noah Kokensparger were named the Swanton Rotary Club’s Senior Students of the Month for November. They are pictured w...

December 9th, 2016 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Fulton County facing budget “structural deficit.”• Fourty students from Swanton High School, Swanton Middle Scho...

December 5th, 2016 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Roberta Cooley named grand marshal of Christmas in Swanton parade.25 Years Ago• The Ohio Turnpike interchange across from To...

November 28th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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Your View

Your View

As you enter our community by car, you pass a very nice sign that features a swan as the S in Swanton. Beneath the logo it reads, “Honoring the ...

November 7th, 2016 |  


The Twisted Twig – A Homeowners Guide to Urban Forestry

The Twisted Twig – A Homeowners Guide to Urban Forestry

This is the first installment of a series of quarterly articles to be published by the Swanton Tree Commission. These articles are meant to be informa...

September 19th, 2016 |  


Their View

Their View

The end of the summer can be a challenging time for families as parents prepare their children to return to the classroom. This year, I am pleased to ...

August 1st, 2016 |  


Your View

We, as the elected representatives of Swancreek Township, would like to comment on the proposed secession of the Village of Swanton from our township....

June 27th, 2016 |  


Mayor’s Minute

Recently, a Swanton resident asked if she could plant flowers around the perimeter of the trees that were planted in front of her house in the right o...

May 16th, 2016 |  


Mayor’s Minute

The Fulton County mayors met for the second time this year last Wednesday evening. We meet four to five times per year to keep informed on each town&#...

April 11th, 2016 |  


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