Paulding County Grand Jury Indictments

Old Paulding County Jail

PAULDING COUNTY GRAND JURY Joseph R. Burkard, Prosecuting Attorney Telephone 419-399-8270 Fax Number 419-399-2358 PAULDING COUNTY PROSECUTING ATTORNEY JOSEPH R. BURKARD ANNOUNCED THAT THE PAULDING COUNTY GRAND JURY INDICTED (26) PERSONS ON THURSDAY, August 21, 2014. NAME    ADDRESS    DOB: Jeffrey S. Holt   Paulding, Ohio  07/02/1969 Illegal Manufacture of Drugs, F-2 Illegal Assembly or Possession…

Ann Yearling Kroen

Winter Park, FL: Ann Yearling Kroen, 65, of Winter Park, FL died at home with her family on Wednesday, August 20, 2014. She was born in Paulding, Ohio on May 18, 1949, the daughter of Carl and Betty (Gernhardt) Yearling, and sister of Michael who all preceded her in death. A graduate of Payne High…

Suicide: The Proverbial Elephant in the Room

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The Nuturing Well by: Jill Starbuck Recently, headlines shocked millions of people by announcing the death of Robin Williams. Perhaps most startling is the way he died. Suicide forces those left behind to deal with complex emotions, including confusion, anger, sadness, and guilt. Suicide grief can last for years with no resolution. Suicide has long…

OSU: Dangerous Tick Now Established in Ohio

In this photo, the tick on the left is an adult female blacklegged tick, which is red and dark brown. To her right is an adult male blacklegged tick, which is smaller and dark in color. A nymph blacklegged tick is the second from the right, and a blacklegged tick larva is to the far right.

COLUMBUS, Ohio – They were almost absent from Ohio until 2009. But since then, the number of blacklegged ticks found in Ohio has grown significantly. The bad news: Blacklegged ticks carry Lyme disease. A new study conducted by Ohio State University and the Ohio Department of Health has found that blacklegged ticks and Lyme disease…

Heckley Automotive Expands into New Market

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Heckley Auto & Diesel Service has been a family-owned local company servicing all makes of cars & trucks since opening their doors in April of 1993. Owners, Kevin & Tiffany Heckley, expanded the business in July of 2004 to include the sales and service of lawn & garden equipment. This July, they expanded the company once…

New Staff Announced at Schools

Flashing Lights and Sign on School Bus

It’s that time of year again. The hallways are bustling with children pushing their way to the locker for the first time of the school year. Teachers are struggling to find their place in the world as much as the students. And sports are in full swing, all while the principals and staff are trying…

City Recognizes Target for Volunteerism

Mayor Terry McDonald, Karie Gregory, Angela McVay, Jeremy Screeton, Police Chief Stephan Poiry, and Jenny Blackburn

By Beth Stauffer The City of New Haven and the New Haven Police Department recently recognized the Fort Wayne area Target Stores for their volunteer efforts in conjunction with the police department’s annual National Night Out event which was held this year on Tuesday, August 5th, 2014. Mayor Terry McDonald, Police Chief Stephan Poiry, and…

Paulding Soccer Game Ends in Draw

Paulding Girls Soccer

Paulding Soccer Club U -12 girls had their opening game on Tuesday, August 19.  The score was 2-1 and in the final seconds, Miller City tied the game. Pictured in the front row left to right, Maddie Wright, Hannah Trausch, Hailey Weidenhamer, Kalyn Goshia, Olivia Sprouse, Gillian Porter.  Second row, Coach Lanetta Goshia, Tiana Cooper,…

Paulding Football Team & Schedule

Paulding FB Team Color

The Paulding Panthers 2014 team will start their first game against the Might Wayne Trace Raiders team. This game is the annual Black Swamp Bowl and Wayne Trace has won it for the last 3 years. The Panthers are looking to take the trophy back home this year, but it will undoubtedly be a tough…

Antwerp Football Team & Schedule

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The Antwerp Football is starting their football season off right with a win at the Hardin North scrimmage last Friday. Here is their list of games and rosters with the 2014 Team picture. We thank the sponsors for supporting their local schools. For more pictures see here: