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Zebolsky Gets 7

An Angola man, accused of stalking his victim while in possession of a handgun and duct tape, is sentenced to seven years jail time in a DeKalb County courtroom. Claude Zebolsky pled guilty to stalking while armed with a deadly weapon, a felony, as part of a plea deal. Zebolsky …

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John A. Speelman, Jr., 58

John A. Speelman, Jr., age 58, of Edgerton, Ohio, passed away in his home on Sunday, June 2, 2019.  Mr. Speelman was a 1979 graduate of Edgerton High School and was a veteran of the United States Army.  He was most recently employed as a truck driver for Stark Truss …

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Dr. Meredith J. “AJ Calhoun” Stark, 81

Dr. Meredith J. “AJ Calhoun” Stark, age 81, of Kendallville, Indiana, passed away at 7:00 P.M. on Monday, June 3, 2019, at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana, after a brief illness.  Mr. Stark was a 1956 graduate of Edgerton High School.  Following graduation he entered the United …

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Thomas L. Fix, 66

Thomas L. Fix, 66, of Camden, Michigan, passed away on May 29, 2019, in Wauseon. He was born on June 5, 1952, in Hudson, Michigan, to Irvin E. and Donna S. (Bernath) Fix. Tom attended Waldron High School. He was currently employed at Sauder’s Woodworking in Archbold for the last …

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Tragedy In Steuben Co

A 3-year-old boy drowns in a Steuben County lake. First responders were called to Lake Arrowhead on a report of a child found in the water, 9 miles west of Angola, near C.R. 100 South and S.R. 327. Police found the child unresponsive. Immediate life-saving measures were attempted until medical …

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Taylor Faces Charges

A Bryan area resident is arrested in the shooting deaths of four dogs in the care of his wife, a dog groomer, at a County Road 13 location. Investigators say Philip Taylor is charged in an apparent domestic dispute. Taylor is scheduled for a preliminary hearing in Bryan Municipal Court …

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EMS Response Issues For Paulding

An issue with Oakwood’s EMS that will impact Paulding village is discussed during the Paulding council meeting. The village received word Oakwood can’t handle calls from 6 a.m.-6 p.m. daily, due to a personnel shortage.

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Tornado Damage Checked

Federal workers are in Ohio and ready to begin assessing the damage left behind by tornadoes that swept through 10 counties last week. Hundreds of homes and businesses were destroyed and many more damaged during the outbreak that saw at least 18 tornadoes touch down in western Ohio. The survey …

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New Voting Equipment Highlighted

Williams County elections officials invite the public to become familiar with the county’s new voting equipment, this at an open house at the county elections office on E. High St. in Bryan, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday in June. Earlier this year, the state appropriated $114.5 …

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Richard S. Richards, 74

Richard S. Richards, 74 years, of Alvordton passed away Monday, June 3, 2019 at Community Hospitals and Wellness Center, Bryan. Richard was born June 20, 1944 in Batavia, Ohio, the son of the late George and Minnie A. (Kagy) Richards. Richard served our country in the United States Army during …

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