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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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Nancy Borton, 78

Nancy J. Borton, age 78, of Wauseon, passed away at the Fulton County Health Center on Sunday morning, May 5, 2013, while surrounded by her loving family. Prior to her retirement she had worked in the Deli at Chief Supermarket in Wauseon for nine years. Nancy was born in Fulton …

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Barry Yarger, 71

Barry L. Yarger, age 71, of Lake Seneca, near Montpelier, Ohio, died at 10:45 P.M. on Friday May 3, 2013, at Genesis Healthcare in Bryan, Ohio, where he was a patient, after a brief illness. Mr. Yarger was a 1961 graduate of Edgerton High School and served two tours in …

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NAPOLEON TO CONSIDER TAX LEVY

On Tues­day, Napoleon Area School Dis­trict vot­ers will have the chance to decide on a 0.5 per­cent earned income tax levy which, if enacted, would gen­er­ate just over $1.15 mil­lion in new funds annu­ally for oper­a­tions begin­ning in 2014. Excluded from the tax would be inter­est, div­i­dends, cap­i­tal gains, unem­ploy­ment, …

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BROWN FAMILY BENEFIT SET FOR FRIDAY

A ben­e­fit will be held for the Brown fam­ily this Fri­day, May 10 from 4:30–8 p.m. in the Parish Life Cen­ter at St. Caspar’s Catholic Church in Wauseon. Sara Brown, a Wauseon School teacher and her hus­band, Chris Brown’s son Abram was born last Novem­ber. When the infant was only …

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DEFIANCE AREA TRAILER FIRE

A Fri­day evening two-vehicle crash in Pauld­ing County left three peo­ple with injuries. Accord­ing to the High­way Patrol, the crash occurred at approx­i­mately 8:16 p.m., at the inter­sec­tion of Pauld­ing County Road 140 and Town­ship Road 191 in Brown Town­ship when a south­bound vehi­cle dri­ven by 30 year old Kacy …

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BRYAN ARRESTS

A Bryan man is in jail fol­low­ing his arrest over the week­end. Bryan police say 53 year old Ray Ridg­way of Hamil­ton Street was arrested Sat­ur­day evening around 6:30pm and charged with dis­or­derly con­duct after police had already warned him. Ridg­way was locked up in CCNO. Bryan Police also say …

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