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Christie H. Allen, 69

Christie H. Allen, 69, of Montpelier passed away Saturday morning at Evergreen Manor Nursing Home in Montpelier. She was born on January 26, 1949 in Montpelier to Oscar K. and Phyllis J. (Boisher) Henry. Christie graduated from Montpelier High School in 1967. She received her Licensed Practical Nursing degree from …

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Kenneth D. Ladd, 94

Kenneth D. Ladd, 94 years, passed away Thursday, August 23, 2018 in his residence. Ken was born March 16, 1924 in Ashley, Indiana, the son of the late Elias and Tena (Myers) Ladd. He was a 1942 graduate of Ashley High School. Ken served our country in the US Marines …

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A Friendly Request From BMU

Forecasters say temperatures are going to climb around the region, so Bryan Municipal Utilities is asking customers to reduce afternoon energy use for the next few days. It helps keep the utility from having to be charged more by other utilities, who provide extra power when peak demand hits. Avoiding …

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The Good News Is…

There was a little give and take with the latest trash collection contract in Edon. Last week, city officials announced the current trash handler, Republic Services, was going to raise its rates in October. So, the city took a look around at possible deals elsewhere. Well, they did, but there …

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Money For Drug Education

The state directs nearly 13 thousand dollars toward the Williams County Sheriff’s Office’s Drug Abuse or DARE program. The funds are earmarked for drug use prevention education programs in area schools during the upcoming school year. 152 other entities in the state received funds, also.

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A Long Chase. No Escape.

A car chase between officers and two suspects weaves its way through the countryside between Napoleon and Defiance. Officials say Christina Young of Napoleon wouldn’t pull over for the police on North Perry…Young had a warrant for her arrest…as she sped away…the officers join the chase. In time, heading towards …

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Fervida Indicted On Sex Charges

A Delta man is indicted for raping a minor, along with a list of other child sex charges. Ryan Fervida was in a Fulton County courtroom. Prosecutors say they have plenty of evidence against him…some of it on his cell phone.

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Craig E. Lynn, 71

Craig E. Lynn, age 71, of Montpelier, Ohio, passed away 4:46 A.M. on Wednesday, August 22, 2018, at St. Joseph Hospital in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Mr. Lynn was a veteran of the United States Army and had worked as a paint salesman for many years in the Fort Wayne and …

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A New Elections Chief For Williams County

The Williams County Board of Elections announces they have hired Katrena Ebersole as the county’s new elections director. Ebersole is a Democrat. She replaces Heather Freese, who is moving on. The Bryan native joins Republican, Mandy Frank on the county elections staff.

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Speedway Robber Faces Indictment

A Mansfield man is indicted by a Henry County grand jury in connection to a heist last week at the Speedway gas station, there. Adam Payne, 26, faces robbery and a list of other charges. Payne was arrested following a traffic stop after his vehicle description and license plate number …

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