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Alfred West, Sr., 83

Alfred West, Sr., 83 years, of Defiance, passed away Thursday, May 16, 2013 at the Laurels of Defiance, where he had been a resident.  Alfred was born November 28, 1929 in Monroe, Michigan, the son of the late Monty C. and Clara (Partin) West.  He was a 1947 graduate of Wauseon High …

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BRYAN TEACHER HONORED AS OUTSTANDING EDUCATOR

The Out­stand­ing Edu­ca­tor Award by The Bryan Area Foun­da­tion went to one of Bryan’s edu­ca­tors, Mike Tip­pin last night dur­ing the Bryan High School Aca­d­e­mic Booster Club awards night. Nom­i­na­tions for the award were accepted by the ABC club from the pub­lic, and the col­lec­tion com­mit­tee con­sisted of edu­ca­tors and …

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CRASH INJURES TWO IN HENRY COUNTY

A two-vehicle acci­dent on U.S. 24 and Henry County Road 17D left at least two peo­ple injured Thurs­day. The acci­dent hap­pened just before 1 p.m yes­ter­day. Napoleon res­cue took one vic­tim to a Defi­ance hos­pi­tal; another per­son was flown by air ambu­lance to a Toledo hos­pi­tal. While the air ambu­lance …

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BRYAN POLICE ROUND UP THE BAD GUYS (AND GIRLS TOO!)

Bryan Police have been kept quite busy the past sev­eral days. On Wednes­day night, 20 year old Eric D. Kendall of 206 Glen Arbor Drive, Bryan, was arrested for OVI. He was released. Also on Wednes­day evening, 23 year old Cora R. Gonyea of 209 E. Perry St in Bryan, …

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HE TOSSED HIS METH LAB BUT GOT CAUGHT ANYWAY

Indi­ana State Police said Thurs­day that a man was arrested Wednes­day night after resist­ing police and throw­ing a one-pot meth lab. 39 year old Larry W. Wise­man was being held in the Steuben County Jail on pre­lim­i­nary charges of man­u­fac­tur­ing metham­phet­a­mine and resist­ing law enforce­ment. Police were mak­ing a traf­fic …

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OHIO PEOPLE APPARENTLY SWEAR A LOT

Appar­ently, the peo­ple of Ohio are not prone to restrain their lan­guage. The Seattle-based Marchex Insti­tute, in a recent study, found that Buck­eye State res­i­dents by and large, can swear along with the best sailors. The insti­tute stud­ied more than 600,000 phone calls placed in the last year from con­sumers …

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Jim Borton, 95

James B. “Jim” Borton, 95, of Wauseon, died Wednesday morning in Fulton Manor, Wauseon, Ohio. Son of the late James Leo and Margaret (Boyes) Borton, Jim was born August 20, 1917 in Chesterfield Township, Fulton County, Ohio on the family farm where he lived his entire life. He was a …

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THREATS IN HENRY COUNTY LAND MAN IN JAIL

A man has been arrested after mak­ing threats in Henry County. The Bryan Times reports that 37 year old Valentino Garza of Defi­ance was arrested Tues­day evening at Alex Prod­ucts when he reported for work there. Garza is accused of threat­en­ing the busi­ness in online com­ments on Face­book after the …

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