Hicksville Summer Fest – Saturday!

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It’s that time of year again as the kids are worried about school starting in a few weeks, yet getting one last gasp at the fun fairs.  Saturday, August 2nd the Hicksville Chamber is hosting their Downtown Summer Fest. Stop in and have lots of fun with your friends!

ODOT Recognizes Hazards with US 24, Wants Your Input

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We like to arrive at our destinations quickly. Small towns and stop lights can now be avoided. The new US 24 is an amazing time saver, no doubt. Tragically, it has also become known as quite deadly in Paulding County. US 24, which opened several years ago in it’s new path to Detroit, has been…

Harlan Days Starts Tonight!

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The Leo Lion to be the Harlan Days Parade Grand Marshal The Leo Lions mascot has been around for a long time. There has been a school in Leo for over 100 years and the lion mascot has become a huge part of the schools’ tradition. Recently, the students have nicknamed the mascot ‘Brian the…

3 Injured in Crash on US 127 at Wren Landeck Road

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Van Wert – The Van Wert Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a two vehicle injury crash that occurred on Wednesday, July 30th at 6:32pm. Three people were injured in the crash which occurred at the intersection of US Route 127 and Wren Landeck Road in Van Wert County. A 2007 Chevrolet…

5th Annual Ice Cream Social at Auglaize Twp. Fire Dept.

Auglaize Township Fire Department Auxiliary, located at the corner of SR 637 and Rd. 169 are hosting their 5th Annual Ice Cream Social on Saturday, August 2, 2014 from 4:00–7:00 p.m. The menu for the evening includes homemade ice cream, pies, sandwiches, chips and beverages. Carry outs are also available. There will be a special…

EACS Open House Ceremonies – August 1, 2014

EACS is proud to announce an open house for both of their K-12 Campus at Heritage and Woodlan! Woodlan K-12 Campus Open House – August 1, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. Heritage K-12 Campus Open House – August 1, 2014 at 11:30 a.m. Scheduled to appear: • Local Politicians, teachers, staff, EACS Board Members • Dr.…

Clara “Pug” Reeb

Clara “Pug” Reeb, 86, of Antwerp, passed away at home on Monday, July 28, 2014. Clara was born in Kansasville, WI, on November 7, 1927, a daughter of the late Mary and Bruno Persyn. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church of Antwerp & the VFW Auxiliary. On Nov. 2, 1946 she married Hilton…

2014 Harlan Days Honorary Citizens

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The 2014 Harlan Days Honorary Citizens are George and June Kurtz. One of the reasons George and June were chosen to be this year’s Honorary Citizens is because of the many, many years they have worked to help Harlan Days become what it is today. George and June started volunteering with Harlan Days in 1953.…

Helen Lee Hitzeman

AUBURN, IN Helen Lee Hitzeman, 95 of Auburn, IN died July 28, 2014 at Betz Nursing Home in Auburn. She is survived by her children, Harry, Jr. (Donna) of Auburn, Nicki (Jim) Stamm of Port St. Lucie, FL & Steve (Sheila) of Antwerp; 6 grandchildren & 10 great grandchildren. She was also foster mother to…

Big Boy$ Toy$ Car Show Trophy Winners

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The following is a list of people who won trophies at the Big Boy$ Toy$ Car Show that took place on July 12th in downtown Antwerp. Richard Hunt – Best of Show Tom and Sandy Kramer – People’s Choice Robert Cramer – 1st Runner Up Tom Carter – 3rd Place John Wesley – 4th Place…