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Kyle Beck, 18

Kyle L. Beck, age 18, of rural Wauseon, passed away Friday evening, October 25, 2013, as result of injuries sustained from an accident. Kyle was born in Fulton County, Ohio on October 29, 1994, the son of Duane and Jenny (Buehrer) Beck. He attended the West Clinton Mennonite Church, and …

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Jodi Balser, 51

Jodi Lynn Balser, age 51, of Napoleon, passed away comfortably in her home on Saturday, October 26, 2013. She had worked for Sauder Woodworking in Archbold for the past 15 years. Jodi was born in Wauseon on May 12, 1962, the daughter of Harold and Agnes (Abbott) Balser. She was …

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Cheryl Cape, 54

Cheryl L. (Taylor) Cape, age 54, of Montpelier, Ohio, passed away on Thursday, October 23, 2013, at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana, where she had been a patient. Cheryl had worked as a waitress at the Ramada Inn in Holiday City, Ohio, for over 20 years. She …

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QUIZ BOWL RESULTS

The Williams County Ele­men­tary Quiz Bowl was held last week at Stryker Schools. This event is held for the 5th and 6th graders of Williams County. The run­ners up of the event went to Hill­top. Tak­ing home the cham­pion tro­phy was St. Mary School.

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TEENAGER KILLED IN TRACTOR ACCIDENT

A Wauseon teenager died Fri­day in a Ful­ton County trac­tor acci­dent. Accord­ing to the Ohio State High­way Patrol, 18 year old Kyle Beck of Wauseon, was pro­nounced dead at the scene on County Road 24 north of County Road F in Ger­man Town­ship. Inves­ti­ga­tors say it appears that Beck was …

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NAPOLEON TO DECIDE ON TAX

For the fourth time since March 2012, vot­ers in the Napoleon Area School Dis­trict are fac­ing a bal­lot request for new oper­at­ing funds. At next Tuesday’s elec­tion, they will decide the fate of a 2.9-mill, five-year prop­erty tax levy which would gen­er­ate about $825,000 annu­ally begin­ning in 2014. If approved, …

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RUNS HELD LOCALLY FOR CHARITY

Sev­eral runs were held recently with Hal­loween themes. Many of the runs, such as the Zom­bie Run in Edger­ton and Boo Run Run in Napoleon, were new addi­tions to race sched­ules this year. The races helped indi­vid­u­als get some exer­cise as well as in the Hal­loween spirit while ben­e­fit­ing var­i­ous …

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Susan Hughart, 64

Susan M. Hughart, age 64, of Butler, Indiana and formerly a lifelong resident of Edgerton, Ohio, died at 9:34 A.M. on Thursday, October 24, 2013 at Laurels of DeKalb where she was a patient. Ms. Hughart was a 1967 graduate of Edgerton High School and was employed at Edgerton Metals, …

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TRUTH AND TREAT

A “Truth and Treat” event will be held at Mat­tie Marsh Park tomor­row from 6 to 8 p.m. Orga­niz­ers say if you have a sweet tooth and want some sweet truth, then this is the party for you! Along with candy for the kids and hot dogs and cider for …

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UNITED WAY HOLDS QUARTERLY HUNGER SUMMIT

The United Way held their quar­terly Hunger Sum­mit Thurs­day after­noon and all who attended agreed.. Demand for ser­vices is up. Every food pantry in Williams county reported an increased num­ber of first-time clients since August. Accord­ing to those involved, it’s not that peo­ple can’t afford food, they just can’t afford …

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