Articles by Newspaper Staff





Melvin Wineland (1953-2020)

Melvin K. Wineland, 66 years, of Bryan, Ohio passed away Sunday, January 19, 2020 at his home with his wife by his side. Melvin was born July 24, 1953 in Bryan,…


Walter “Walt” Lange (1938-2020)

Walter “Walt” Henry Lange, age 81, of Swanton, Ohio, died January 18, 2020 surrounded by his family following a stroke and a brief stay at Hospice of Northwest Ohio. He was…


Joan Lockwood (1939-2020)

Joan C. Lockwood, age 80, of Angola, IN, passed away on Sunday, January 19th, at Aperion Care of Angola, following a courageous battle with cancer. She was born May 1, 1939,…


Kevin McFarland (1992-2020)

Kevin A. McFarland, age 27, of Swanton, OH, died Friday, January 17, 2020, at Fulton County Health Center in Wauseon. He was born March 8, 1992, in Toledo, to Robert M….


Marian Pierce (1928-2020)

Marian A. Pierce, age 91, of Hicksville, Ohio, passed away at 12:00 P.M. on Saturday, January 18, 2020, at The Laurels of DeKalb in Butler, Indiana, where she was a resident….


Jason Cooper (1983-2020)

Jason N. Cooper, age 36, of Pioneer, Ohio, passed away at the University of Toledo Medical Center on Friday, January 17, 2020.  He was an avid fan of Notre Dame football….


Velma Corbin (1924-2020

Velma R. Corbin, age 95, of Bryan, Ohio, died at 1:28 A.M. on Saturday, January 18, 2020, at Community Health Professionals Inpatient Hospice near Defiance, Ohio. She was an assembler and…



William “Bill” Wood (1933-2020)

William “Bill” David Wood, peacefully went to be with the Lord on Saturday, January 18, 2020. William was born on November 20, 1933, to Horris and Mary (Welborn) Wood, in Burkburett,…


Geneva Armstrong (1942-2020)

Geneva F. Armstrong, 77, of Fayette, passed away Friday, January 17, 2020, at St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center in Toledo. She was born February 10, 1942, to the late Sylvan and…