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Wednesday, January 16th, 2019 Edition

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The Wednesday, January 16th, 2019 edition will be available until late morning on Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019 (papers will be replaced at that time).

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Williams County ~ Fulton County Area Obituaries 

  • Mildred Schroeder (1924 – 2019)
  • Kay Stannard (1948 – 2019)
  • Gene Day (1927 – 2019) 
  • Theresa Fry (1972 – 2019)
  • Alice Karnes (1935 – 2019)
  • Joshua Bennett (1983 – 2019)
  • Dorothy Spencer (1930 – 2019)
  • Vivian Schooley (1962 – 2019)
  • Emma Middleton (1936 – 2019)
  • Rosella Lautermilch (1928 – 2019)
  • Rev. Hal Zug (1932 – 2019)
  • Gertrude Brown (1940 – 2019)
  • Janet Jacobs (1940 – 2019)
  • Robert Wyse (1925 – 2019)
  • Mary Lou Renollet (1929 – 2019) 
  • Bonnie Slough (1951 – 2019)
  • Virginia Rockey (1934 – 2019)
  • Orlene Mason

Local, Regional & National News 

  • Montpelier’s Estle Auto Mart Spearheading Fundraising Drive For Local Wheelchair Bound Mother
  • Wauseon’s Clark Reflects On Macy’s Parade Experience
  • West Unity Launches Military Banner Program
  • Montpelier High School Alumnus Taking Aim At Digital Marketing Dominance
  • Daniel Joseph Sauder Of Wauseon Graduates From Clemson University
  • Short – Pennington Engagement Announced
  • POLICE, EMT, FIRE, TRAFFIC & COURT NEWS
  • Supreme Court Sides With Ohio Over Death Row Inmate
  • Michigan Man Pleads Guilty To Killing Six In Between Driving For Uber
  • Ohio Man On Death Row Proclaims Innocence, Asks For Mercy
  • 10-Year-Old Charged After Taking Gun To Michigan School
  • South Bend Car Theft With Toddler Inside Ends Moments Later
  • Fort Wayne Man Gets 170 Years For Prada Purse-Linked Murders
  • Toledo Couple Accused In Terror Plot Plead Not Guilty
  • Officer Fires Gun At End Of Indiana Chase; Driver Injured
  • December Report From Fulton County Clerk Of Courts
  • Whistleblower Alleging Sex Abuse At Ohio State Is Arrested
  • Williams County’s Deputy Frisbie Honored
  • Outgoing Ohio Governor Kasich Signs Six Bills Into Law
  • Senior Center News
  • December Servant Leaders At Fountain City Christian School
  • Edgerton Village Council Has First Meeting Of 2019
  • Delta Explains Reservoirs & Water Treatment At Forum
  • Bryan Area Scam Reported
  • Enrollment At Edon Northwest Is Holding Its Own
  • Opinion Column From Wauseon Graduate, Wheaton College Student – Disney Channel Misses The Mark
  • Stryker Junior High & High School Second Nine Weeks Honor Roll
  • Hilltop Elementary Second Quarter Honor Roll
  • Montpelier Elementary School Recognizes Little Loco Leaders For December
  • Delta Village Council Elects Vice-Mayor, Moves Meetings To 5:30 PM Start
  • Stryker Area Heritage Council Donates Books
  • Metamora Closes Books On 2018
  • Edon Looking For New Police Officer; Caps Raises At 4 Percent
  • UT Women’s Basketball Coach Tricia Cullop Visits Archbold Rotary
  • Fayette Village Council Meets, Retains Council President
  • Williams County – Fulton County Library News
  • New Year, New You Section
  • Ways To Stay Fit All Year Long
  • Simple Ways To Look & Feel Your Best
  • Tips To Help Realize Your Goals Throughout The New Year Ahead
  • How To Find Time To Exercise
  • The Hidden Benefits Of Water
  • Tame Stress & Improve Health
  • Daughter’s Plea Draws 50,000 Birthday Cards For US Veteran
  • Stryker Schools Sees Higher Expenses Than Revenues In November
  • West Unity Officials Considering Reinvestment Area
  • Fulton County Courthouse Renovation Making Progress
  • North Central 2018-2019 Homecoming Court
  • Bryan Gets New Leadership On Council
  • US Flu Season Poised To Be Milder Than Last Year’s Harsh One
  • Archbold Makes Water, Waste Water Increases Official
  • Millcreek – West Unity Board Organizes For 2019; Approves Tax Levy Resolution
  • US Cancer Death Rate Hits Milestone: 25 Years Of Decline
  • Young Ladies To Compete For The Title In The Pride Of Williams County Pageant
  • Swanton BOE Organizes For New Year, Announces Distinguished Alumni For 2019
  • Pioneer Legion Proposes Partnership For Safety- Homer Hendricks Named As President Of North Central Board Of Education For 2019
  • Original 1774 Newspaper, Found At Goodwill, Heads To Library
  • Williams County Oks Montpelier To Seek Engineering Firm
  • Ohio Hunters Harvest More Than 14,000 Deer During Ohio’s Muzzleloader Season
  • Delta’s Jeff Mazurowski, Teacher, Coach & Author
  • Montpelier Elementary School May Get New Reading Curriculum
  • Wauseon OKs Contracts With Police Unions
  • Mike DeWine Sworn In As Governor Of Ohio; Signs Executive Orders
  • Ohio Governor-Elect DeWine Era To Mark Shift Away From Volatile Kasich, President Trump
  • Cheaper Gas Sends US Consumer Prices Down 0.1 Pct
  • Outgoing AG DeWine Calls For Action To Protect The Great Lakes From Asian Carp
  • WWII Vet From Toledo Who Got Degree Delayed By Nearly 7 Decades Has Passed
  • ADAMhs Board Funded Mobile Dental Van Is On The Road
  • President Trump Official Says Tax Refunds Will Go Out On Time
  • USDA: Food Stamps Will Be Funded Through February
  • Shop At Home
  • Looking Back At What We Read Years Ago
  • Pastors Ponderings – “GOT AN EBENEZER”
  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes; “WHERE IS YOUR FOCUS?!”
  • Lockport Mennonite Church To Host Bible Study

Williams County ~ Fulton County Area Sports

  • Fulton County Senior Center Now Offering Pickleball
  • “The Village Reporter” Athletes Of The Week
  • Wauseon’s Trent Davis Earns 100th Career Wrestling Win
  • North Central To Induct Inaugural Class To Athletic Hall Of Fame
  • Williams County ~ Fulton County Varsity, JV, Freshman & Junior High Recaps, Article & Scores.
  • Boys – Stryker Panthers Win Handily At Hilltop 66-27
  • Boys – Bryan Opens NWOAL Play With 61-49 Win Over Swanton
  • Boys – Archbold Edges Wauseon 47-42 In Battle Of State Ranked Teams
  • Boys – Pettisville Blackbirds Knock Off Montpelier In BBC Action
  • Girls – Montpelier Lady Locos Use Big Second Half To Defeat Hilltop
  • Girls – Edon Lady Bombers Rally To Beat North Central 39-38
  • Girls – Archbold Lady Bluestreaks Survive Rally By Wauseon To Win 55-48
  • Girls – Edon Lady Bombers Fall To Pettisville In Nailbiter 43-42
  • Girls – Swanton Lady Bulldogs Slip Past Bryan Lady Golden Bears 33-30
  • Girls – Stryker Lady Panthers Upset State Ranked Delta 35-31
  • Girls – Pettisville Lady Blackbirds Pull Away In Second Half To Take Down Montpelier
  • Swanton Bulldogs Host Bryan, Delta, & Patrick Henry In NWOAL Wrestling
  • Bowling – Bryan Golden Bears Earn Sweep Over Evergreen Vikings
  • Bowling – Wauseon Drops Both Matches To Swanton In NWOAL Bowling

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