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BRYAN MAN DIES IN CRASH

A Bryan man was killed in a one vehi­cle crash Tues­day morn­ing. The Ohio High­way Patrol says 88 year old Robert Kib­ble was south­bound on Ohio 15 near the inter­sec­tion with Ohio 249 just before 9am yes­ter­day morn­ing when he drove off the road and hit a util­ity pole. Kib­ble …

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BUSINESSMAN DEAD

A well known area busi­ness­man is dead. The Bryan Times is report­ing that 62 year old Jim Thomp­son, founder of Thomp­son Con­struc­tion, died Mon­day at Parkview Regional Med­ical Cen­ter in Fort Wayne fol­low­ing a sud­den ill­ness. Thomp­son was born in Wauseon, grew up in West Unity and grad­u­ated from Bryan …

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DOG SAVES NAPOLEON WOMAN’S LIFE

A Napoleon woman is with­out a home after a fire early Tues­day morn­ing, but her life may have been saved by her dog. Flames were vis­i­ble at 12:20am Tues­day when crews from Napoleon Fire Depart­ment arrived at the Erie Street home of Car­olyn Miller. Miller and her dog, Casper, were …

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PAULDING BARN RAISIN’ ON THE HORIZON

The Pauld­ing County Fair­grounds may soon have some new barns. Work is under­way to replace the barns that house the poul­try, sheep, goats and swine. An anony­mous $100,000 match­ing dona­tion has been given toward the $250,000 project which will really help the efforts. The three build­ings will each be gain­ing …

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Jim Thompson, 62

James M. “Jim” Thompson, 62 years, of Bryan, passed away Monday, June 10, 2013 at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne, Indiana, following a sudden illness.  James was born July 1, 1950 in Wauseon, Ohio, the son of the late Milburn Charles and Betty Eileen (Kunkel) Thompson.  He grew up in West …

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Betty Hesrick, 85

Betty Jane Hesrick, 85 years, of Bryan, passed away suddenly on Monday, June 10, 2013 in the emergency room at Community Hospitals and Wellness Centers, Bryan.  Betty was born December 14, 1927 in Bryan, the daughter of the late Kenneth and Doris (Strup) Hesrick.  Betty was a teacher for 42 years, teaching …

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Phillip Wells, 82

Phillip Allen Wells, age 82, of Ball Lake, Hamilton, Indiana, passed away on Monday, June 10, 2013 in his home. Mr. Wells served during the Korean war as a Sargent First Class and then worked as a railroad engineer for over thirty-five years in the Chicago area. He and his …

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Eloise Rigg, 86

Eloise Lucille Rigg, 86, Bryan, passed away June 11, 2013 at Hillside Country Living. She was born June 2, 1927 to Virgil and Thora (Mower) Connolly. Upon graduation from Montpelier High School in 1945, Eloise was employed by Dwyer Insurance Agency, owned and operated by her aunt, Bessie Dwyer.  She continued …

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DAIRY DAYS ARE HERE AGAIN

Take time to cel­e­brate the rich agri­cul­tural his­tory and rural her­itage of North­west Ohio dur­ing the Dairy Days and Trac­tor Event at Sauder Vil­lage. Guests of all ages are invited to enjoy life on the farm dur­ing Dairy Days from June 11–16. Sauder’s Kim Krieger explains…KIM KRIEGER – 2013 DAIRY …

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BRYAN POLICE ARREST A MAN

Bryan Police say they arrested 28 year old Daryl Housh of Napoleon on a war­rant out of Bryan Munic­i­pal Court. Housh is charged with fail­ing to com­plete first timers pro­gram and fail­ing to pay fines. He was served and remained at CCNO.

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