Meet the Candidates at Hicksville

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Meet the Candidates at Candidate Night Where: St Michael’s Catholic Church Hicksville OH When: April 29, 2014 Time: 7 pm to 9 pm Come meet the candidates that are running in this years May Primary. There will be a question and answer period at the end.

Lester Hart

Lester Hart, 85, of Antwerp, passed away Saturday, April 19, 2014 at The Gardens of Paulding. Lester was born in Paulding County on December 23, 1928, a of the late Opal (Dotterer) and Charles Hart. Lester served in the U.S. Army and was the owner of Hart’s Auto Parts, Cecil. He thoroughly enjoyed traveling and…

Ann’s Extends Training for Better Education

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Two of the staff from Ann’s Bright Beginnings Preschool recently attended the Ohio Early Care and Education Conference in Columbus. While there, Ann Miller and Cheri Collins were able to attend many classes in their field and network with other early childhood professionals throughout the state. If you would like for YOUR child to attend…

Armed Robbery in New Haven

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The New Haven Police Department responded to a 911 call in reference to an armed robbery at the Speedway Station, located at Lincoln Hwy and Hartzell Rd in New Haven. NHPD Officers arrived and met with Witness’s who stated there were two males, dressed in all black, with handguns and that they had just robbed…

Victoria Sue Gray

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HAVILAND: Victoria Sue Gray, age 29 died Wednesday, April 16, 2014. She was born September 5, 1984 in Defiance, Ohio, the daughter of Michael E. and Brenda L. (Hill) Sprow. She is survived by her father, Michael (Vicki) Sprow, Paulding; her mother, Brenda (Jerry) Smith, Paulding; two children: Zander and Bralynn; maternal grandfather, Paul Hill,…

B. Gerbers Signs with Indiana Tech

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The Indiana Tech women’s basketball team and Head Coach Jessie Biggs are proud to announce that Woodlan High School product, Brooke Gerbers, has signed a letter of intent to join the Warriors next season. Gerbers, a 5-foot-6 guard, finished her career with a bang as she finished her senior season in the top-5 single season…

Antwerp Branch Library Team Wins Award

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The library team at the Antwerp Branch Library, a branch of the Paulding County Carnegie Library, has won an award for being the “Most Outstanding Staff” at the Ohio Library Council Northwest Chapter Conference. The Chapter Conference, held in Toledo, brings library staff from public libraries throughout twenty-one counties of NW Ohio together for a…

Bainbridge “Bing” Rasey,

ANTWERP: Bainbridge “Bing” Rasey, 77, of Antwerp, passed away Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at Hickory Creek Nursing Home, Hicksville. Bing was born in Napoleon on December 15, 1936, a son of the late Lovella (Wooten) and Byron Rasey. He was a truck driver at Kenosha Auto Transport & also dabbled in the restaurant business. On…

David Wayne Ziegler

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PAULDING: David Wayne Ziegler, age 53, died Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at the Paulding County Hospital, Paulding, Ohio. He was born in Henry County, Ohio on December 6, 1960 the son of Kent and Alberta (Fouts) Ziegler. On February 14, 1995 he married Wanda M. Miller, who survives. He was employed by Custom Assembly, Haviland,…

National Bookmobile Day Going on Now!

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The Paulding County Carnegie Library has the Bookmobile and this week honors the system. The Bookmobile is owned and operated by the Paulding County Carnegie Library to serve the rural areas of Paulding County and citizens of all ages who may not be able to readily drive to a branch library in the villages of…

Indiana Code Prohibits Campaign Signs On State Highway Right-of-way

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The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) reminds all Hoosiers that campaign signs are prohibited from federal and state highway rights-of-way according to Indiana Code 9-21-4-6. INDOT personnel are required by state law to remove all unauthorized signs within the state right-of-way. INDOT personnel will remove campaign signs and other illegal signs from rights-of-way—per IC 9-21-4-6—as…

Terry Lynn Corwin

Paulding, Ohio: Terry Lynn Corwin, age 55, died 8:54 PM April 10, 2014 at the Parkview 
Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne Indiana. He was born November 30, 1958 in Defiance, Ohio the son of Gerald L. and Christine E. 
(Gross) Corwin. He was a 1982 graduate of the College of the Desert with a degree…

Glow in the Dark 5K is a Huge Success in Payne.

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Sponsored by the National Honor Society of Wayne Trace, the Glow in the Dark 5K for 2014 was a huge success. With over 485 people preregistered and more than 150 more coming on the day of the event, you could define this as nothing less than incredible! This is the second annual Glow in the…

River Street Market Celebrating One Year Anniversary

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Today is the day! Stop in Saturday, April 12 at River Street Market in Antwerp for a fun day of giveaways, specials and lots of food samples at this exciting event. Your local shopping support continues to make this possible and everyone is looking forward to this affair. Al Manella and Gustoso Sweets is there…

Stand Against Health Hazards

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In today’s society, we are fortunate to enjoy a wide variety of advances in technology. We can record our favorite television programs to watch at a time most convenient for us. We can buy movies on demand. We can research just about anything and even make payments via our smartphones. We can shop without leaving…