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Clifford Quimby, Sr., 81

Clifford D. Quimby, Sr. 81 years, of Montpelier, passed away Thursday, April 17, 2014 at Evergreen Manor Nursing Home, Montpelier.  Clifford was born December 6, 1932 in Decatur, Illinois, the son of the late Harry L. and Celesta Shafer.  He married Ruth A. Nicholson on June 20, 1953 in Angola, Indiana, and …

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Red Cross Asks For Donations

The Amer­i­can Red Cross is ask­ing for your help. They are des­per­ately in need of blood donors. Accord­ing to infor­ma­tion pro­vided by the Red Cross, each day, patients across the United States need an aver­age of 44,000 units of red blood cells. That’s about 16-million dona­tions. A num­ber of blood …

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Defiance Native Honored

A Defi­ance native and Army recruit was rec­og­nized at the Pen­ta­gon last month for her work as a sex­ual assault pre­ven­tion advo­cate. The Cres­cent News reports that 22 year old Natasha (Woodruff) Schuette was one of three women hon­ored dur­ing a Pen­ta­gon cer­e­mony com­mend­ing the women for their char­ac­ter, courage …

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Officers Complete Training

Thirty-one police offi­cers and sheriff’s deputies from north­west Ohio recently com­pleted an advanced emergency-vehicle dri­ving course at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lex­ing­ton. State casino rev­enue ded­i­cated to law enforce­ment train­ing pays for the pro­gram. Indi­vid­ual com­mu­ni­ties were required to pay their offi­cers’ expenses before the casino fund­ing became …

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Fulton County Fair Line-Up Listed

The Ful­ton County Fair has offi­cially announced this year’s con­cert lineup. The Doo­bie Broth­ers will per­form on Aug. 31 and coun­try acts Lee Brice and Cole Swindell will anchor the Labor Day show. Tick­ets go on sale July 7 by mail, online at fultoncountyfair.com, or by call­ing 419–335-7469. The Fair …

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John Spencer Tiffany, 54

John Spencer Tiffany, age 54, of Wauseon, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, April 17, 2014 at the Fulton County Health Center. Visitation for John will be held from 2:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at the Edgar-Grisier Funeral Home in Wauseon. The funeral service will be …

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Info Sketchy, But Bryan Police List Shoplifting Arrest

Bryan Police report one arrest on Thurs­day. They say 61 year old Gary Kiraly of Senacav­ille, Ohio, was arrested for Theft and Shoplift­ing. He was taken to CCNO. No other details, such as where he was arrested or what store he allegedly stole from were made avail­able by Bryan Police.

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Gov Appoints Erb

A famil­iar face is back in the edu­ca­tion busi­ness. Jeff Erb retired from the Stryker Board of Edu­ca­tion in Jan­u­ary. On Thurs­day, the Gov­er­nor announced Erb’s appoint­ment to the North­west State Com­mu­nity Col­lege Board of Trustees. Join­ing Erb on the board, will be John Briden­baugh of Defi­ance. Accord­ing to the …

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Horses Booted Out In Defiance

The Defi­ance County fair board this week, made the deci­sion to imme­di­ately stop rent­ing stalls in the fair­grounds’ horse barns. The board also said they plan to shut down the track for part of the spring and sum­mer. Part of the rea­son given was that con­struc­tion will be tak­ing place …

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Police Want Your Help To Solve Swanton Burglary

In Ful­ton County, offi­cials are ask­ing for your help in solv­ing a bur­glary at a home near Swan­ton on road C that took place on Tues­day, March 18th. The home­owner says some­one broke in by kick­ing in a front door. They came home to find items were thrown around, and …

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