Paulding Carnegie Library to Host Centennial Festival

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The Paulding County Carnegie Library will be hosting a Centennial Festival on Saturday, July 9, 2016 in conjunction with John Paulding Days. This event will be held from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. at the main historic Carnegie library in Paulding and will be a celebration of ‘old-fashioned fun’. “The library has providing service to…

Reeb Returns From Germany

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Rotary Exchange Student, Derek Reeb, is returning to the US (Antwerp), after almost a year in Germany. He was hosted by two different families throughout his stay, and grew close to all involved. He said that he made some German friends in school, and also spent time meeting with other exchange students from all over…

Redneck RiverFeast

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The first annual Redneck RiverFeast took place at Five Span Inn next to the Auglaize River on Saturday, June 25. Beginning at 1:00 p.m. was exciting corn hole tournament in the hot sun. Campers began arriving on Thursday and setup under the trees along the beautiful river. BBQ Express was on site selling their meat.…

Fort Wayne Community Band to Present Concert

Fort Wayne Area Community Band will present a free concert Tuesday, July 12 at Foellinger in the style of John Philip Sousa with the part of the March King played by assistant conductor David Blackwell. Downbeat is 7:30 p.m. The 80- member concert band will perform two movements from Peer Gynt Suite, Zampa Overture, Asleep…

Attempted Robbery at New Haven Kroger Supermarket

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On June 20, 2016 at approximately 1:00am New Haven Officers responded to an Attempted Robbery at Kroger located in the 800 block of Lincoln Hwy West. The suspect fled on foot to an unknown vehicle parked in a nearby lot prior to Police arrival. The suspect entered the U-Scan register area and asked the employee…

Antwerp Chamber Sponsors Chalk Walk 2016

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The Chalk Walk is back for the 2016 Antwerp Day in the Park sponsored by the Antwerp Chamber of Commerce. Jeff Crabill is the chair of this event. He has 2’x 2′ boards that are available for artists to paint & have displayed at the Day in the Park, chalk will be out that day…

Maxine E. Ramsier

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Antwerp, OH Maxine E. Ramsier, 96, of Antwerp, passed away Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at Vancrest of Antwerp. Maxine was born in Antwerp on November 12, 1919, a daughter of the late Jessie (Ruger) and Floyd Stevenson. She farmed with her husband Aldon, whom she married September 23, 1939. Aldon passed away October 7, 2001.…

Crafters & Merchants Needed @ Harlan Days

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Calling all crafters and merchants! The 69th annual Harlan Days Festival is coming August 4, 5 and 6 and we want to fill up the craft and merchant’s tent with area businesses and crafters! The cost for a 10’ by 10’ booth inside the tent is very inexpensive this year. A booth at Harlan Days…

Landers is Part of BSSA Production

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Paulding County Sheriff Jason K. Landers is part of a production issued by Buckeye State Sheriffs’ Association (BSSA). Sheriff Landers was chosen, along with three other sheriffs from Ohio’s 88 counties, to narrate BSSA’s newly published 2016 marketing video/dvd. The video was produced by the Buckeye Sheriffs’ Education Foundation and directed by The Image Enhancing…

Hands of Hope 5k

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The Hands of Hope 5K was Friday, June 24 in Paulding. Runners from all over the area participated in this 4th annual event supporting the crisis pregnancy center. It was a good time with all winners supporting the unborn children’s organization. It was quite warm but participants said it was still a good evening for…

Knit & Crochet Show Held at Woodburn Branch Library

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The Woodburn Branch Library had a Knit and Crochet Show June 21-24. The items that were on display were made by 14 different people who come to the Yarn Lovers group at the Woodburn Branch Library on Thursday evenings. There were afghans, baby blankets, hats, scarves, baby accessories, and many other kinds of items in…

Gibson: “Proud to Call Oakwood Home”

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The Paulding County Chapter of Habitat for Humanity is just in the finishing phase of the new house in Oakwood. The Gibson family was presented the keys to the home that had its groundbreaking back in October of 2015. There were many people who came together to make this possible for Patricia Burch and Rusty…

Straley Realty Auctioneers, INC. Welcomes Meadows

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Mrs. Bernice (“Bernie”) (Smith) Meadows has recently successfully completed all State and National testing requirements from the Ohio Department of Commerce and has become a licensed real estate agent with the firm Straley Realty & Auctioneers, Inc. in its Paulding, Ohio, office. Mrs. Meadows is a lifelong resident of Paulding and graduated from Paulding High…

Judith “Judi” K. Adams

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PAULDING,OH Judith “Judi” K. Adams, age 75 passed away Saturday, June 25, 2016 at the Parkview Regional Medical Center Hospice, Ft. Wayne, Indiana. Judi was born in Paulding County on July 17, 1940 the daughter of the late Harley C. and Louella A. (Brown) Parson. She was a 1958 Paulding High School graduate. On October…