December 2013

Dolphus Alan Partin, Sr. (1960-2013)

Dolphus Alan Partin Sr., age 53, of Lexington, KY and formerly of Swanton, passed away December 23, 2013 unexpectedly at St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington. He was born in Toledo on…


Evelyn Severance (1929-2013)

Evelyn Severence, age 84, of Edon, Ohio, died at 2:40 P.M. on Saturday, December 21, 2013 at her residence. Mrs. Severence was a 1947 graduate of Fayette High School, a homemaker,…


Timothy D. Hartsock (1971-2013)

Timothy D. Hartsock, age 42, of Edon, Ohio, died at 2:03 P.M. on Tuesday, December 24, 2013, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident near Edgerton, Ohio. Mr. Hartsock was a…


Lyle L. Overly (1950-2013)

Lyle L. Overly, age 63, of Swanton, passed away at his home surrounded by the ones he laughed with, lived for, and loved on December 21st, 2013. He was born in…


Tamara L. Bomar (1964-2013)

Tamara L. Bomar, age 49, of Delta passed away early at home Friday morning December 27, 2013 surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Toledo on August 25, 1964…



Letter To The Editor

I am so pleased you wrote the article on Mr.Kerr. I admire his determination,courage and drive to follow his dream. He gives credit to his hometown and mentioned some of his…


Letter To The Editor

This story was followed by my wife and I in North Carolina. Linda Wurns is a very close friend of ours. We worked with her at AVI Food Systems when we…



Janet Bostelman Petarra (1952-2013)

Janet Bostelman Petarra 61, of Pioneer passed away unexpectedly at her home Friday afternoon. She was born August 20, 1952 in Napoleon, Ohio to Albert and Esther M. (Rathge) Bostelman. She…








Pettisville Sevvies Clobber Hilltop

WEST UNITY … The Pettisville Blackbirds’ seventh grade squad came out firing and never looked back as they planted a 49-26 BBC beatdown on the Hilltop Cadets on December 21. Payton…


High Scoring Affair Sees Edon Fall To Aces

EDON 12/28/2013—Two high powered offenses were on display in the matchup against the Edon Bombers and the Hicksville Aces in the consolation game of the Route 49 Boys Classic. The two…


JV Eagles Get A Win Against Morenci

FAYETTE 12/28/2013—The Fayette Eagle junior varsity team defeated the Bulldogs of Morenci, defeating the Bulldogs 29-21. Scoring for Fayette was Danial Michael with seven, Justin White with six, Dylan Stannard and…


Fayette Varsity Boys Edge Out Morenci

FAYETTE 12/28/2013— Fayette was able to hold off a 20 point fourth quarter rally, and squeak by with a victory in a border battle against the Bulldogs of Morenci, coming away…