NEWS


Work to close State Route 109 in Delta

State Route 109 in Delta will be closed for a time next week due to utility work.The Ohio Department of Transportation District Two announced that fro...

February 15th, 2017 |  


SPL plans cardmaking class

On Thursday, Swanton Public Library’s ongoing series of card making classes with instructor Anna Geis will feature some wonderful “fancy f...

February 13th, 2017 |  


Campaign benefits Habitat for Humanity

Campaign benefits Habitat for Humanity

To celebrate their 10 years in the area, Habitat for Humanity of Fulton County is kicking off a new year-long campaign.The online Have a Heart for Hum...

February 13th, 2017 |  


Issues highlight May ballot in area

There will be no candidates on the ballot this May but area residents will have issues on which to decide.There will be one countywide issue on the ba...

February 13th, 2017 |  


NDA announces honors

TOLEDO - Notre Dame Academy has released its first semester honors. Academic honors are bestowed at the end of each semester for students who achieve ...

February 13th, 2017 |  


State Senators seek ‘Sierah’s Law’

State Senators seek ‘Sierah’s Law’

COLUMBUS – State senators representing Fulton County announced Monday the start of the legislative process to establish “Sierah’s La...

February 13th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Swanton finishes second at league wrestling meet

Swanton finishes second at league wrestling meet

HAMLER – With 11 wrestlers in the finals, it was already a good day for Wauseon. Having nine league champions helped as the Indians outscored se...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Ohio High School Athletic Association umpire training course offered locally

The Fifth District Umpires Association is offering an OHSAA approved softball umpiring course to become an OHSAA certified softball umpire.There is a ...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Swanton players recognized by National Football Foundation

There are 44 senior football players that were recently selected as scholar athletes in the Toledo Wistert Chapter of the National Football Foundation...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Swanton Recreation holding open registration today

Open registration for Swanton Recreation spring and summer programs will be held Monday, Feb. 13 at the middle school on Cherry Street. Come in the ma...

February 13th, 2017 updated: February 13th, 2017. |  


Swanton’s Jeremy Zalecki takes sixth at league bowling tournament

Swanton’s Jeremy Zalecki takes sixth at league bowling tournament

NAPOLEON - The NWOAL bowling tournament was held Saturday at River City Bowl-A-Way in Napoleon, as Bryan secured a pair of league titles.Their boys pl...

February 13th, 2017 |  


Bulldogs fall to league leading Wauseon

Bulldogs fall to league leading Wauseon

Despite Swanton’s best effort to slow the game down, Wauseon held them to just 11 points for the first 18:52 of the game to defeat the Bulldogs ...

February 13th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


2:38 pm |    
Rotary honors students

From The Attic

10 Years Ago• The Swanton girls basketball team defeated Bryan to win its first Northwest Ohio Athletic League title in 16 years.• The pos...

February 13th, 2017 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Village of Swanton will pay 5 percent of Hallett Avenue overpass project costs.• Village of Swanton officials considering re...

February 6th, 2017 updated: February 6th, 2017. |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• The Swanton Rotary Club donated $15,000 from their auction to the soccer and track complex at Swanton High School.• The Swan...

January 23rd, 2017 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Swanton Alliance Church members were commended by Swanton Board of Education for their work repairing lockers in the middle school...

January 17th, 2017 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Swanton blood drive honors Walter Seeman, who survived a ruptured aneurysm.• Dean Genter elected president of Fulton County ...

January 9th, 2017 |  


OPINION


2:41 pm |    

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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