NEWS


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StoryWalk opens at park

Swanton High School yearbooks available online

Swanton High School yearbooks are now available for viewing through the Swanton Public Library website. They’re available on the same platform t...

April 17th, 2017 |  


Differences of opinion on rail yard battle

There has been a difference of opinion on how the fight against the Norfolk Southern rail yard project played out.At a late March Swanton Village Coun...

April 17th, 2017 |  


Early voting underway for May election

Early voting is underway throughout the state of Ohio for the May 2 special election.In Fulton County, in-person early voting is held at 135 Courthous...

April 17th, 2017 |  


Traffic blitz nets 15 citations

The Fulton County Sheriff’s Office issued 15 citations during a Traffic Enforcement Blitz conducted April 3-9. All were for speed violations. De...

April 17th, 2017 |  


Information sought on Holland arson

The Division of State Fire Marshal’s Fire & Explosion Investigation Bureau is seeking information relating to two fires that were intentiona...

April 14th, 2017 |  


Swanton High rock painted in memory of Evergreen AD

Swanton High rock painted in memory of Evergreen AD

Members of the Swanton High School softball team stand near the rock at the high school, showing their support for their neighbors to the north. The r...

April 12th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Biddy wrestler makes podium
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Bulldog boys place second
Swanton defeats Liberty Center in league baseball action

Swanton defeats Liberty Center in league baseball action

Swanton baseball was able to finish a league game on Thursday, scoring a pair of runs in the bottom of the first, then continuing to add on as the gam...

April 17th, 2017 |  


Athletic hall of fame inductees revealed

The Swanton High School Athletic Hall of Fame is excited to announce the 2017 inductees: Sandy Brazeau, Susie Hill, Wayne Flathers and the 1988-89 gir...

April 10th, 2017 |  


Swanton hosting volleyball tournament

The Swanton Volleyball Program is holding an alumni/community 4 on 4 women’s volleyball tournament on Saturday, May 20 at the Swanton Middle Sch...

April 10th, 2017 |  


Swanton girls win quad, invitational

The Swanton girls track and field team won the Eisenhart Invitational at Tinora on Friday. The Bulldogs totalled 114 points to beat out second place P...

April 10th, 2017 |  


Bulldog boys soccer up to D-II

Bulldog boys soccer up to D-II

Swanton High School had just one change when the new OHSAA division assignments with competitive balance roster data included were announced for the f...

April 10th, 2017 |  


Dogs get by Eastwood

Dogs get by Eastwood

The Swanton baseball team continued its strong start to the season with a 5-4 victory over Northern Buckeye Conference favorite Eastwood on Monday....

April 5th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


Fire station to visit Swanton Library

Children in grades K-5 are invited to learn about firefighting and fire safety this month at the Swanton Public Library at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Mar...

March 6th, 2017 |  


Local SWCD members attend state event

Local SWCD members attend state event

State Representative Derek Merrin and Senator Randy Gardner met this past week with the Fulton County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) at t...

March 6th, 2017 |  


SPL plans card, essential oil programs

Programs on card making and essential oils are planned this month at Swanton Public Library.On Thursday, March 16, the ongoing series of card making c...

March 6th, 2017 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• March Minnich and Hanna Mignano of Swanton traveled to China as part of the Toledo International Youth Orchestra.25 Years Ago̶...

March 6th, 2017 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• The Swanton girls basketball team won its fifth straight sectional title.• Swanton’s Rick Bunting qualified for state ...

February 27th, 2017 |  


Swanton student places second on Culinary Team

Ten students from the Culinary Arts program at Penta Career Center earned top awards at the 15th Annual Ohio ProStart Invitational on Feb. 19 in Colum...

February 27th, 2017 |  


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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