December 2020




Health Order Signed Encouraging Ohioans To Stay Home

(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Governor Mike DeWine today announced that Ohio Department of Health Director Stephanie McCloud signed a health order encouraging people to stay at home during specified hours unless they are…




Governor DeWine Signs Executive Order

Across the state, more than 2,600 kinship caregivers are providing safe and loving homes to nearly 4,000 children in the custody of a children services agency, making kinship caregivers an important…




James “Jim” Short (1937-2020)

James L. Short, 83 years, of Archbold, Ohio passed away Wednesday, December 30, 2020 in his home. Jim (Chaulkie), as he was known by friends and family, was born February 12,…


Ryan Sanders (1979-2020)

Ryan J. Sanders, age 41, of Ney, Ohio, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, December 29, 2020, of natural causes. Ryan had worked as a chef at Defiance College…



Jennie Cummins (1943-2020)

Jennie Cummins, 77, of Montpelier passed away Monday at her home. She was born on July 31, 1943 in Wauseon to Volney Powers and Elva May (Gonter) Sines. Jennie graduated from…


THE VILLAGE REPORTER–What Made News In 2020

January 1, 2020 Equestrian Addition Added To Northwest Ohio Rails To Trails Williams County’s Stiriz Receives “Outstanding Assistant Prosecutor” Award Montpelier Council Makes A Splash With The Issuance Of Notes Totaling…







Nels Larson (1958-2020)

Nels C Larson, age 62, of Addison Michigan, previously of Edon and Bryan, Ohio, passed away Sunday morning, Dec. 20, at home, after a long-term illness, surrounded by his family. Nels…