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Wednesday, November 24th, 2021 Edition

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The Wednesday, November 24th, 2021 edition will be available until late morning on Wednesday, December 1st, 2021 (papers will be replaced at that time).


Inside This Week’s Edition:

OBITUARIES 

  • John Eckenrode (1938 – 2021) – US Army Veteran, Retired From Campbell Soup

  • Marilyn Yoder (1933 – 2021) – Former Archbold Citizen Of The Year

  • Lila Myers (1938 – 2021) – Member Of Haven Heights Baptist Church

  • Linda Tulley (1954 – 2021) – Montpelier Resident

  • Keith Langham (1950 – 2021) – Worked At Dalton Corporation In Stryker

  • Carol Merillat (1947 – 2021) – 1965 Graduate Of Wauseon High School

  • John Paine, Sr. (1946 – 2021) – Member of Bryan Eagles Aerie #2233

  • Karen Wampler (1940 – 2021) – Worked At LaChoy In Archbold

  • Arva Beck (1933 – 2021) – Lifelong Member Of Lockport Mennonite Church

  • Carolyn Nafziger (1946 – 2021) – Resided In Pioneer

  • Patricia Scribner (1933 – 2021) – Volunteered At The Open Door In Delta

  • Elizabeth Lawson (1960 – 2021) – Member Of Montpelier’s St. John’s Lutheran

  • Michael Skeens (1965 – 2021) – Lyons Resident

  • Marilouise Gype (1928 – 2021) – Former Fulton County Clerk Of Courts

  • Joyce Reeder (1934 – 2021) – Retired From ITT Higby In Archbold

  • Leonard Stephens (1933 – 2021) – Bryan Resident

  • Jack Spotts (1932 – 2021) – Member St. John’s Christian Church, Archbold

  • Brandon Challis (1997 – 2021) – Bryan Resident

  • Janet Fall (1940 – 2021) – Graduated From Pioneer High School

  • Mark Rowe (1970 – 2021) – 1988 Bryan Graduate

  • Dale Gardner (1936 – 2021) – Resident Of Bryan, Served As A Marine

  • Marvin L. Page (1936 – 2021) – 1961 Hilltop Graduate, Army Veteran

  • Alberta Bowers (1925 – 2021) – 1943 Graduate Of Metamora High School

  • Amy Tippens (1978 – 2021) – Delta Resident

  • Robert Lee (1930 – 2021) – Life Member Of Bryan VFW Post

NEWS

  • Local Readers Share What They Are Thankful For

  • Newspaper Publisher Shares Reflections Of 20 Years Of Printing Local News

  • Rural Swanton Resident Wants To Help Restore The Northern Bobwhite Quail

  • Level Fitness Holds Swanton Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

  • Fulton County Humane Society Creates GoFundMe Page

  • HOLIDAY CITY VILLAGE COUNCIL – David Newcomer From Port Authority Speaks To Council

  • Montpelier Man Killed Fueling Disabled Vehicle

  • Former Williams County Sheriff Asking For Overturn Of Misdemeanor

  • Fulton County Jury Finds Wauseon Man Guilty Of Assault

  • Ten Individuals Indicted By Fulton County Grand Jury

  • WILLIAMS COUNTY COMMISSIONERS – County Commissioners Hear Updates From Ability Center & OSU Extension Program

  • MONTPELIER BOARD OF EDUCATION – Short Meeting Filled With Happy Children & Good Reports

  • MILLCREEK-WEST UNITY SCHOOL BOARD – Student Attendance Above 300 For First Time Since COVID

  • BRYAN BOARD OF EDUCATION – Board Hears Performance From High School Choir

  • Christmas HistorTEA At The History Manor In Fulton County On Saturday, November 27th

  • PETTISVILLE BOARD OF EDUCATIONPettisville Board Recognizes Cross Country State Qualifier

  • BRYAN CITY COUNCIL – Approval Given For DORA In Downtown

  • EVERGREEN BOARD OF EDUCATION – Board Approves Income Tax Renewal

  • FAYETTE BOARD OF EDUCATION – Board Awards Certificate Of Recognition

  • STRYKER VILLAGE COUNCIL – Village Solicitor Katie Rakes Submits Resignation

  • ARCHBOLD VILLAGE COUNCIL – Council Recognizes Small Business Saturday

  • Hilltop Schools Presents “Just Another High School Play”

  • PIKE-DELTA-YORK SCHOOL BOARD – Questions Regarding Coaches Pay Brought To School Board

  • Pioneer’s 4th Annual Tree Lighting Brings The Biggest Crowd Yet

  • FULTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS – Preview Of New Website Introduced At Commissioners Meeting

  • WILLIAMS COUNTY COMMISSIONERSCommissioners Along With Other Williams County Officials Serve At Luncheon For Seniors

  • Montpelier Brings In The Holiday Season With Olde Tyme Holiday Gathering

  • BRYAN BOARD OF PUBLIC AFFAIRSApproval Given For New Probationary Engineering Assistant

  • Stryker School BoardBoard Of Education Approves No-Contact Times For Athletes

  • North Central Board Of EducationParent Addresses Board With Concern Regarding Eagle Bucks

  • WAUSEON CITY COUNCIL – Council Makes Changes To Shelter House Rentals

  • Village Of Swanton Receives Grant Funding For Memorial Park Playground Improvements

  • DELTA VILLAGE COUNCILCouncil Hears Reports Of Continued Vandalism

  • METAMORA VILLAGE COUNCIL – Council Discusses Upcoming Christmas Parade

  • CHWC Hospital Employees Planning Peaceful Protest In Bryan Regarding Vaccine Mandates

  • Ohio Attorney General Yost Sues Facebook For Securities Fraud After Misleading Disclosures, Allegations Of Harm To Children

  • EDGERTON VILLAGE COUNCILNew Utility Clerk Yvonne Pierce Introduced

SPORTS

  • 2021-2022 NWOAL Boys Basketball Season Preview

  • BBC GIRLS BASKETBALL – Montpelier Holds Off Hilltop 54-49

  • NWOAL GIRLS BASKETBALLSwanton Rallies In Second Half To Beat Delta 45-36

  • BBC GIRLS BASKETBALL – North Central Uses Second Half Surge To Get Win At Edon 47-34

  • 2021-2022 BBC Boys Basketball Season Preview