New Haven High Coach Named ‘Coach of the Week’ by Colts

New Haven’s Jim Rowland has been named the Colts/NFL Coach of the Week, an award that honors the best in high school football coaching. Rowland earned the award by leading the Bulldogs to a come-from-behind 35-33 overtime win over Leo on Friday at Leo. The win, which came after a 17-0 deficit, improved New Haven…

Archers Break Course Record

The Archers boys golf team on Thursday, September 14 broke the course record at Pond-A-River Golf Course in a meet with Fairview and Hicksville. It wasn’t by much. but it was still successful, breaking the record by one! Previously it been set by a class several years ago and this team has now succeeded in…

Senior Events for the area

Paulding County Senior Center Dining Center Menu 9/20 – 9/26 9/20 – Baked ham, redskin potatoes, spinach, applesauce, birthday cake, cornbread 9/21 – BBQ rib sandwich, seasoned potatoes, mixed vegetables, blushing pears, apple granola bar 9/22 – Hot chicken sandwich, macaroni salad, coleslaw, ambrosia, apple juice 9/25 – Turkey Manhattan, mashed potatoes, tomato, cabbage &…

First 2017 Ohio Death in a Human West Nile Virus Case Reported

Ohio’s first 2017 death in a human West Nile virus case has been reported by the Ohio Department of Health (ODH).  The 74-year-old Defiance County man had been hospitalized with encephalitis. The Ohio Department of Health is reporting a total of 10 human cases of West Nile virus across the state. Counties with at least…

R. Paul Bidlack

Grover Hill, OH R. Paul Bidlack, 92 of Grover Hill, Ohio died Thursday, September 14 at Vancrest of Van Wert. Paul was born on October 9, 1924 in Grover Hill. His Parents were Edna (McClure) Bidlack and Aaron Ray Bidlack, both deceased. He was married on October 2, 1943 to Shirley A. Thrasher who preceded…

Happenings in the Area

By: Stan Jordan The Flat Rock Creek Festival is scheduled for September 15th, 16th, and 17th at the Paulding County fairgrounds. Over the years that is a well attended celebration, as anything you can think of is there. Dan Bowers of Advanced Chassis here in Antwerp is having a Horsepower Halloween Weekend! That is scheduled…