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MAN ACCUSED OF STEALING $300,000 WORTH OF STATE LOTTERY TICKETS

This guy really wanted a win­ning ticket… bad! A man accused of steal­ing more than $300,000 worth of lot­tery tick­ets from his for­mer employer faced a judge Wednes­day. Samer Musa is charged with steal­ing 600 books of lot­tery tick­ets between Jan­u­ary and Novem­ber last year from a con­ve­nience store in …

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Carolyn Brown, 77

Carolyn R. Brown, 77, died Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at her home. She was born on May 14, 1936 in Paulding County, Ohio, the daughter of the late Worth and Vera (Vorndran) Brown. Carolyn was a 1953 graduate of Defiance High School. On July 11, 1953, she was united in …

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Jack McDaniel, 77

Jack E. McDaniel, 77 years, of Bryan, passed peacefully onto greener pastures to be with his Lord and Savior, on Monday, April 15, 2013 in his home.  Jack was born November 26, 1935 in Bryan to Charles Melvin and Mildred Lucinda (Humbarger) McDaniel.  He graduated from Bryan High School in 1953.  He then …

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BRYAN SCHOOL BOARD PLANS SPECIAL MEETING

A Spe­cial Meet­ing of the Board of Edu­ca­tion of the Bryan City School Dis­trict is planned for Tues­day, April 30th at the Bryan Mid­dle School Com­mons. The meet­ing will begin at 7:00 p.m., and is being sched­uled for the pur­pose of hold­ing a pub­lic dis­cus­sion relat­ing to school dis­trict facil­ity …

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BRYAN MUNICIPAL UTILITIES IN THE TOP 10

Solar Elec­tric Power Asso­ci­a­tion on Tues­day announced that Bryan Munic­i­pal Util­i­ties has been ranked on the association’s annual Top 10 list of Amer­i­can elec­tric util­i­ties that have added the most new solar power to their sys­tems and the most solar on a watts-per-customer basis in 2012. Bryan Munic­i­pal Util­i­ties broke …

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BRYAN POLICE MAKE DRUG BUST

Bryan Police made a drug arrest on Tues­day. 44 year old Johnny E. Cramer of Cherry Street in Bryan was arrested for pos­ses­sion of mar­i­juana and pos­ses­sion of drug para­pher­na­lia. Bryan Police say Cramer was picked up just before 5pm yes­ter­day after­noon. The offi­cial Bryan Police report doesn’t indi­cate if …

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KELLY INDICTED… FELONY THEFT CHARGED… PRISON POSSIBLE

For­mer Bryan City Coun­cil Pres­i­dent Mark Kelly was among those indicted Tues­day by a Williams County grand jury. Kelly was charged with felony theft. Accord­ing to the indict­ment, Kelly is accused of steal­ing money from the soci­ety from Novem­ber of 2009, to last August. Ini­tial indi­ca­tions place the amount of …

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FORMER GRAIN ELEVATOR OPERATORS CHARGED

Three oper­a­tors of a for­mer area grain ele­va­tor were indicted by a Ful­ton County Grand Jury yes­ter­day. Accord­ing to a release by The Ful­ton County Prosecutor’s Office, 55 year old William Fricke of Wauseon, 60 year old Steven Brink of Arch­bold and 36 year old Todd Gerig of West Unity, …

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POWER OUTAGES

Thun­der­storms rolling through our area on Tues­day left some peo­ple in the dark. Accord­ing to Toledo Edi­son, some elec­tri­cal cus­tomers in the city of Defi­ance along with Adams Town­ship in Defi­ance County and some cus­tomers in Wash­ing­ton Town­ship in Henry County had power dis­rupted yes­ter­day morn­ing. In Ful­ton County, some …

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Edgar Schang, 89

Edgar Schang, 89,of Bryan died April 14, 2013 at Bryan Care and Rehabilitation Center. He was a retired teacher and World War II veteran. Edgar was born November 7, 1923 and is survived by his wife Phyllis; children, Greg (Kathy) Schang, Charlotte (Tony) Blad, Craig (Nancy) Sipe, Cutis Sipe, brother, …

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