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Randy MacFarlane, 74

Randolph “Randy” J. MacFarlane, 74 of rural Stryker, Ohio went home to be with His Lord and Savior on Sunday, May 5th 2013 surrounded by his family. Randy had been in declining health for several years.  He was blessed to be under Hospice Care of Williams and Fulton County and with …

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Theyma Whitney, 77

Theyma L. Whitney, age 77, of Edgerton, Ohio, died at 10:47 A.M. on Sunday, May 5, 2013, shortly after admittance to Community Memorial Hospital in Hicksville, Ohio. Mrs. Whitney was a 1953 graduate of Edgerton High School and for many years worked at the Super Valu and then for Kaiser’s …

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PETTISVILLE TO DEDICATE WIND TURBINE WEDNESDAY

Pet­tisville will ded­i­cate their new 750 kW Aero­nau­tica wind tur­bine on Wednes­day at 10:30 AM. The brief 20 minute cer­e­mony will be held (weather per­mit­ting) on the park­ing lot to the west of the tur­bine. The cer­e­mony will include com­ments from sev­eral indi­vid­u­als, pre­sen­ta­tion of a five year com­mit­ment by …

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WILLIAMS COUNTY CONSERVATION LEAGUE COLLECTS LEAD

They sure got the lead out! On Sun­day, The Williams County Con­ser­va­tion League fin­ished a lead recla­ma­tion project. In all, they removed over 200,000 pounds of accu­mu­lated lead from the prop­erty. The lead came from the leagues rifle, pis­tol, skeet and trap shoot­ing ranges and had been build­ing up for …

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CENTRAL LOCAL SCHOOLS HIRES NEW SUPERINTENDENT

At a spe­cial meet­ing held Mon­day, Cen­tral Local Schools hired the district’s next super­in­ten­dent. Vicki Brunn will take over the posi­tion, effec­tive Aug. 1. Brunn accepted to posi­tion in a con­fer­ence call, accord­ing to pub­lished reports in the Bryan Times. Brunn will take over for pre­vi­ous Super­in­ten­dent David Bagley who …

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EDGERTON MEETS… NEW FISCAL MANAGER; CHANGE IN REFUSE COLLECTION COMING

Edger­ton Vil­lage Coun­cil hired a new fis­cal offi­cer and made changes per­tain­ing to trash pick-up at Monday’s meet­ing. The Bryan Times reports that Coun­cil approved the hire of William Blakely as fis­cal offi­cer for the vil­lage. Blakely grad­u­ated from Edger­ton High School in 2000, received his degree from DeVry Uni­ver­sity, …

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WILLIAMS COUNTY NATIVE TO SPEAK AT NSCC COMMENCEMENT

Dr. Mar­cia Sloan Latta will be the fea­tured speaker dur­ing North­west State Com­mu­nity College’s forty-third com­mence­ment cer­e­mony on Sat­ur­day, May 11. A native of Williams County, Latta began her career as a con­gres­sional aide and then did vol­un­teer work in Costa Rica before begin­ning her career in the field of …

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HENRY COUNTY GETS A DOG

The Henry County Sheriff’s Office now has a K-9 unit. Andy, a 1-year old Ger­man shep­herd, recently com­pleted his six weeks of train­ing and joined the office on a full-time basis. The Sher­iff says the office was able to acquire Andy and his train­ing thtrough an anony­mous dona­tion. IAMS will …

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June Schultz, 75

June E. Schultz, age 75, of Evansport, passed away Friday evening, May 3, 2013 at Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice. Prior to her retirement she had worked at the former Paul’s Harness Shop, the former Red Rooster Restaurant, and the former Hub Market, all in Stryker. June was born in Tiffin …

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Joseph Click, 60

Joseph R. Click, Sr., age 60, of Delta, Ohio died late Friday night May 03, 2013 in Ebeid Hosice Center, Sylvania, Ohio. He was born June 26, 1952 in Martin, Kentucky to the late Namon and Ethel (Reedy) Click, Sr. He married Pamela Abrell and she preceded him in death. …

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