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☛ Betty Trigg (1927 – 2024) Retired Fulton County Sheriff Deputy

☛ Carol Gilmer (1946 – 2023) Former Member Of Bryan Civic League

☛ Esther Krill (1925 – 2024) 1943 Graduate Of Bryan High School

☛ Jack Howard (1936 – 2024) Resident Of Rural Delta

☛ John Luce II (1980 – 2024) Attended Swanton High School

☛ William “Eric” Rowley (1941 – 2024) Former Montpelier Resident

☛ Michael Zolman (1979 – 2024) 1998 Graduate Of Delta High School

☛ Stephen Buehrer (1964 – 2024) North Central High School Graduate

☛ Barbara Stewart (1956 – 2024) Treasurer For Wauseon FISH Pantry

☛ Max Borton (1927 – 2024) Lifelong Fayette Resident

☛ Randy Solly, Jr. Attended Delta High School & Four County

☛ Fredric “Bubba” Reimann (1968 – 2024) Served On Local Police Departments

☛ Annie Cox (1940 – 2024) Member Of Bryan Eagles Aerie 2233

☛ John Mlotzek (1955 – 2024) Montpelier Resident

☛ Richard Alig, Sr. (1934 – 2024) Member Of Wauseon’s St. Caspar Catholic Church


☛ Montpelier’s Kommon Kravings Coffee Shop Hosts Grand Re-Opening

☛ Renhill HR On Demand Opens New Location In Wauseon

☛ Police, EMT, Fire, Traffic & Court News

☛ FAYETTE VILLAGE COUNCIL: Dedication Of “Mary’s Way” Held; Large Donation Helping To Fund New K-9 Program

☛ ARCHBOLD VILLAGE COUNCIL: Other Twp. Rd. 24/St. Rt. 2 Safety Measures Discussed; Vacant Property Registration Ordinance Passed

☛ LYONS VILLAGE COUNCIL: Annual Chicken BBQ No Longer In Its Previous Form

☛ “Shipwrecked” At Prom: North Central Students Spend An Unforgettable Night Together

☛ Community Turns Out To Support Swanton Teen Injured In Accident

☛ Dare To Live Without Limits: Your Words Matter

☛ May Birthdays & Anniversaries At The Williams County Senior Centers

☛ Former NBA Player Guest Speaker At Williams County “Changing The Conversation On Substance Use” Event

☛ METAMORA VILLAGE COUNCIL: Council Discusses Party In The Park

☛ BRYAN CITY COUNCIL: Golf Cart Ordinance Given Second Reading & Radiation Oncology Center Permit Approved

☛ BRYAN BOARD OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS: National Drinking Water Week & 50th Anniversary Of Safe Drinking Water Act Recognized

☛ Delta High School Students Enjoy “A Night In Greece” For 2024 Prom


☛ WEST UNITY VILLAGE COUNCIL: Ordinance Requiring Landlords To Report Tenant Information To Tax Commissioner Approved

☛ Four County Career Center Celebrates In-Demand Jobs Week

☛ Delta FFA Concludes Year With Chapter Banquet

☛ Edgerton’s Carter Herman Awarded Bryan Area Foundation Scholarship

☛ Creation Truth Foundation Inc. Mobile Museum Comes To West Unity

☛ Millcreek-West Unity FFA 88th Annual Banquet

☛ Annual Camporee Takes Over Harrison Lake State Park

☛ Montpelier Elementary Recognizes Little Loco Leaders For April

☛ Residents Of Northwest Ohio Amazed With Northern Lights Display

☛ FULTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS: Load Rating Reduction Approved For Various County Bridges

☛ Evergreen FFA Holds Annual Spring Banquet

☛ Williams County’s Rose King Honored

☛ Sarah Stubblefield New Williams County Department Of Aging Director

☛ Sixty Years Of Service To Community Celebrated By West Unity’s Omnibus Club

☛ Northwest State Recognizes Poetry & Performance Contest Winners

☛ WILLIAMS COUNTY COMMISSIONERS: Commissioners Sign Nine Resolutions & Welcome New Intern

☛ ADAMhs Board Approves Nearly $2 Million In Service Contracts For New Fiscal Year

☛ Bryan Moose Lodge Donates To Never Let Go Ministries

☛ DELTA VILLAGE COUNCIL Council Moves Forward On Tax Abatement Zone Changes

☛ Honoring Our Local Williams County – Fulton County Class Of 2024 Graduates

☛ Looking Back At What We Read Years Ago

☛ Church Page

☛ Classifieds

☛ Real Estate & Auction Spotlight


☛ Good Luck At Boys Tennis District Tournament Archbold Bluestreaks

☛ Good Luck At Districts Bryan Golden Bears

☛ Archbold Offense Clicking In 16-6 Win At Pettisville

☛ Hilltop Comeback Falls Short In 4-3 Loss To Cardinal Stritch

☛ Wauseon Bounces Delta 13-1 In Five Innings

☛ Archbold Beats Evergreen 11-1 To Clinch Share Of NWOAL Championship

☛ Evergreen Pounds Out 15 Hits In 15-5 Win Over Hilltop

☛ High School Baseball Summaries

☛ Hilltop Rolls Past North Central In Division IV Sectional Semifinals

☛ Bryan Finishes Unbeaten In NWOAL After Knocking Off Swanton, 12-2

☛ Congratulations On Advancing To Districts Hilltop Cadets

☛ Congratulations On Advancing To Districts Edgerton Bulldogs

☛ Edon Advances To Sectional Finals With 4-1 Win Over Stryker

☛ Bryan Returns To Districts After Beating Lima Bath, 6-0

☛ Wauseon Falls To Otsego 5-2 In Division II Sectional Final

☛ Hilltop’s Connolly Throws No-Hitter In Sectional Final Win Over Pettisville

☛ Athletes Of The Week

☛ Edgerton Advances To Districts After Taking Down Edon, 12-5

☛ Big Second Inning Carries Archbold Past Delta 16-2 In Sectional Semifinal

☛ High School Softball Summaries

☛Evergreen’s Keifer To Continue Hoops Career At Trine University

☛Wauseon Swimmer Xander Ankney Signs With Indiana Wesleyan University

☛Congratulations On Advancing To Districts Montpelier Locomotives

☛Good Luck At Districts

Good Luck At Boys Tennis District Tournament Swanton Bulldogs

☛Good Luck At Boys Tennis District Tournament Wauseon Indians

☛Edon Resident Don Walton Honored For Dedication To Community

☛Hilltop Athletic Boosters Receive Grant For Upgrades To Baseball / Softball Complex

☛Evergreen Boys Win NWOAL Track Title

☛Pettisville Boys & Girls Win BBC Championships