NEWS


4:01 pm |    
Learning at Ag Fest

State report cards roundly bashed

Fulton County’s seven school districts generally performed fair to poorly in the 2015-16 academic year, according to the recently released Ohio ...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Home sales declined in August

The number of homes sold across Ohio in August declined a marginal 1.4 percent from the level posted during the month a year ago, according to the Ohi...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Motorists cited in traffic blitz

Eleven motorists were issued citations for speed violations during a Traffic Enforcement Blitz conducted by the Fulton County Sheriff’s Office b...

September 26th, 2016 |  


SHERIFF’S REPORT

Thursday, Sept. 810:23 a.m., 2513 U.S. 20A, Swancreek Twp., keep the peace.2:38 p.m., 1182 County Road U, Amboy Twp., burglary in progress.3:03 p.m., ...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Swanton man sentenced for menacing

A Swanton man was recently sentenced by Judge James E. Barber in Fulton County Common Pleas Court, according to Prosecutor Scott Haselman.Robert Jorda...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Swanton students, Hill, Mishka, recognized by Rotary Club

Swanton students, Hill, Mishka, recognized by Rotary Club

Austin Hill and Allison Mishka are flanked by teachers Josh Eppert and Ron Kaufman, right, at the most recent Swanton Rotary Club meeting. Hill and Mi...

September 26th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


1:31 pm |    
Bulldogs dominate Bryan
Swanton stops Bryan in 4 sets

Swanton stops Bryan in 4 sets

Swanton remained in second place following a 25-19, 26-24, 25-27, 25-21 Northwest Ohio Athletic League volleyball win over the visitors from Bryan on ...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Bulldogs battle back to defeat Panthers

Bulldogs battle back to defeat Panthers

A second half adjustment to the Delta defense allowed the Swanton boys soccer team to score four second half goals and defeat the Panthers on their ho...

September 26th, 2016 updated: September 26th, 2016. |  


Swanton’s Austin Luce places eighth at league tournament

Swanton’s Austin Luce places eighth at league tournament

DEFIANCE - The Swanton golf team placed sixth at the Northwest Ohio Athletic League tournament held Friday at Auglaize Golf Course in Defiance.The six...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Swanton up to eighth in Associated Press football poll

Swanton up to eighth in Associated Press football poll

Swanton moved up two spots in the second edition of the Associated Press high school football poll.The Bulldogs (4-0), who opened NWOAL competition wi...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Archery season coming soon

COLUMBUS – Hunters will have their first opportunity to pursue white-tailed deer when archery season opens on Saturday, Sept. 24, according to t...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Bryan pulls away from scrappy Evergreen

Bryan pulls away from scrappy Evergreen

Bryan broke a scoreless tie with a second quarter score, then used a short field score and defensive touchdown in the fourth quarter to finally put aw...

September 19th, 2016 |  


LIFE


2:25 pm |    
Lions lift litter
10:45 am |    
Arbor Day celebrated

From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Angie Borck, Kathy Carpenter, and Josie Stultz won a hay bailing competition at the Fulton County Fair.• Tiffany Willson sco...

September 12th, 2016 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• The Swanton and Fulton County Relay for Life events will merge.25 Years Ago• Patty Loveless performed at the Fulton County F...

September 5th, 2016 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Possible sale of Ohio Turnpike has area residents concerned.• The Swanton High School football team topped Lake 33-24 to end...

August 29th, 2016 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Janet Ritter returns to Swanton to open Studio 101.• Fulton County Democratic Party locates headquarters on Main Street in S...

August 8th, 2016 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• A retail center was planned near the Dollar General on West Airport Highway in Swanton.• Time Warner to replace Adelphia as ...

August 1st, 2016 |  


From The Attic

10 Years Ago• Work begins on Swanton High School soccer/track complex.25 Years Ago• Swanton night was held at a Toledo Mud Hens game.̶...

July 25th, 2016 |  


OPINION


8:17 pm |    
Their View

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 |  


Mayor’s Minute

At the most recent council meeting, a presentation was given by a Swanton Area young man telling us about a new game popular with teens and young adul...

February 29th, 2016 |  


Mayor’s Minute

I am pleased to announce that The Village of Swanton will have a new Village Administrator starting March 7, 2016. Rosanne Hoelzle comes to Swanton wi...

February 15th, 2016 |  


Your View

The Salvation Army Red Kettles are out again. I am sure most of you have seen the bell ringers at the Kroger in Swanton. All of the money collected at...

November 30th, 2015 |  


Your View

In recent years, a continually increasing flow of public money has been going to charter schools under the guise of school choice. Reportedly, approxi...

November 23rd, 2015 |  


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