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New Homes Mulled In Montpelier

There could be new home building in one area town. Montpelier’s village council gave its preliminary approval of a plan for 15 homesites on the southwestern corner of the intersection of Maplehurst Avenue and West Brown Road. Officials describe the development as a $1 million investment in Montpelier. Potential homeowners …

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Carol D. Randell, 82

Carol D. Randell, 82 years, of Bryan, passed away Tuesday evening, May 14, 2019 at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne, Indiana.  Carol was born June 6, 1936 in Bryan, Ohio, the daughter of the late Harry and Maude (Hesrick) Streight.  She married Richard T. Randell on June 26, 1966, …

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Karen Louise Poole, 76

Karen Louise Poole of Toledo passed away Tuesday at St Luke’s Hospital. A longtime resident of Toledo, she was born on April 12, 1943 to Robert and Glema (Sayles) Treer. Karen graduated from Montpelier High School (1961) and Riverside School of Nursing (1964). Karen successfully pursued a lifelong passion and …

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Dennis C. “Jonesey” Jones, 87

Dennis C. “Jonesey” Jones, 87, of Bryan passed away Monday evening at Northwest Ohio Hospice in Toledo.  He was born on March 18, 1932 in Edgerton, Ohio to Ansel L. and Ila O. (Bowles) Jones.  He received an honorary diploma from Edon High School.  Jonesey served his country in the United States Air …

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Addie I. Boucher, 83

Addie I. Boucher, 83 years, of Bryan passed away peacefully Tuesday, May 14, 2019. She was a lifetime resident of Williams County. Addie was born June 20, 1935 in Bryan, Ohio the daughter of the late Floyd E. and Gertrude L. (Hoover) Puffenberger. She was a 1953 graduate of Bryan …

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Crystal Ann (Pultz) Beach, 66

Crystal Ann (Pultz) Beach, age 66, of Wauseon, Ohio passed away Tuesday, May 14, 2019 in St. Luke’s Hospital, Maumee, Ohio.  Crystal was born October 09, 1952 in Wauseon, Ohio to the late Charles W. and Margaret V. (Losey) Pultz.  She married Jerry E. Beach on May 30, 1992  and he preceded her …

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Eileen Fay Johnson, 85

Eileen Fay Johnson, age 85, of New Haven, Indiana, passed away on Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at her granddaughter’s residence.  She was born on December 1, 1933 to the late Frank and Olga (Ashbaugh) McClain.  On June 25, 1953, she married Raymond L. Johnson, and he preceded her in death …

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Hazelmae Partee, 91

Hazelmae Partee, age 91, of Archbold, Ohio and formerly of Evansport, Ohio passed away peacefully into the arms of Jesus early Sunday morning, May 12, 2019 in Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home, Archbold, Ohio. She was born June 14, 1927, the youngest of five children of Newton and Dorothy Peterson.  She …

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Burke Case Update

The case of a former Napoleon High School teacher, facing charges of sexual imposition, has been delayed. Randy Burke of Napoleon, has been indicted on six counts. A jury trial is set for Aug. 5. Prosecutors say the pretrial hearing was moved to July 15. Burke was placed on paid …

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One Hurt In I-69 Crash

A crash involving a semi and a pickup truck closes Interstate 69, near mile marker 337, between the Waterloo and Ashley exits, for nearly three hours in DeKalb County. Officials say James McLintock of Manistee was going north in his big rig on 69, when it stopped for a line …

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