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Crash In Henry County

The Henry County Sheriff’s Office says an acci­dent Tues­day evening injured three Napoleon res­i­dents. The sheriff’s office reports that just before 7 Tues­day evening, a vehi­cle dri­ven by 27 year old Jen­nifer King of Napoleon, was west­bound on U.S. 6/24 in the left lane, when it went into the median …

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Liberty Center Fire

A total loss… that’s how the Henry County Sheriff’s Office is refer­ring to a house that was dam­aged by flames Tues­day after­noon in Lib­erty Cen­ter. The Sheriff’s Office reports that the Lib­erty Cen­ter Fire Depart­ment was called to a home owned by Mil­ton Reighard on County Road 4A just before …

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Henry County Court News

Henry County Court has been a busy place recently. Estel Lud­wig of Wood County was sen­tenced to 59 months in prison, after plead­ing guilty to Break­ing and Enter­ing. 49 year old John Suber of Desh­ler pled guilty to a felony charge of Domes­tic Vio­lence. Suber was ordered to serve 10 …

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Richard Ames, 63

Richard Wayne Ames, 63 years, of Napoleon, passed away Monday, March 31, 2014 in the emergency room of Henry County Hospital, Napoleon.  Richard was a long time resident of Filling Home of Mercy in Napoleon.  Richard was born May 17, 1950 in Defiance, Ohio, the son of the late Howard William and …

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Olieta Bouldrey, 94

Olieta Bell Bouldrey, 94 years, of Fairbury, Illinois, and a former resident of Defiance, Ohio, passed away at 3:31 p.m. Saturday, March 29, 2014 at Fairview Haven Retirement Community, Fairbury, Illinois.  She was born November 10, 1919 in Defiance, Ohio, the daughter of the late Otto and Louise Fientje Bumpus.  Olieta was …

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Bryan PD

Bryan Police say 31 year old Aaron Pow­ell of Defi­ance, was charged with remov­ing trash. He was served and released. Bryan Police also report eh arrest of 28 year old Anthony J. Oliver of Bryan, who was charged with vio­lat­ing a tem­po­rary pro­tec­tion order. He was served and released too. …

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Expansion And Jobs In West Unity

West Unity Vil­lage Coun­cil met recently and learned that Kamco Indus­tries is plan­ning an expan­sion. The Bryan Times reports that a cur­rent ware­house on Lin­den Street in West Unity will dou­ble in size. As soon as weather per­mits, con­trac­tors will start con­struc­tion on the expan­sion which will then be used …

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Bryan School Construction Plans

Today and Wednes­day a team of com­mu­nity vol­un­teers and school staff mem­bers in Bryan is work­ing on the devel­op­ment of sug­ges­tions to help guide the Bryan school board in the project details of the new school con­struc­tion. Bryan City Schools Super­in­ten­dent Diana Sav­age told the Bryan Times that approx­i­mately 50 …

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Henry Has Highway Plans

Henry County has some big plans for a num­ber of roads and bridges this year. Henry County plans to resur­face four miles of roads and to chip and seal more than 36 miles of county high­ways, along with six bridge and cul­vert projects that are planned to be under­taken. The …

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Law Enforcement Training

Dozens of law enforce­ment offi­cers from through­out north­west Ohio recently com­pleted advanced emer­gency vehi­cle oper­a­tions train­ing at a road-race course near Colum­bus. Six Han­cock County sheriff’s deputies, three from Pauld­ing County, three from Defi­ance, and two from Find­lay were among those who com­pleted the six-hour course offered by the Ohio …

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