Watch for Scams While Giving a Helping Hand

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Right now with all of the destruction caused by last night’s tornadoes there are a few who have lost homes and many who have had lots of damage. It’s terrible and quite a few people are ready and willing to help their neighbors. While this is all true, there are people who are already attempting…

PC Sheriff’s Office: Zero Tolerance to End Drunk Driving

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Paulding County Sheriff’s Office is partnering with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to stop drunk drivers and help save lives. The high-visibility national enforcement campaign, Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over, runs August 19-September 5, 2016. During this period, local law enforcement will show zero tolerance for drunk driving. Increased state and national messaging…

Woodlan FFA Serving Others

Pictured Left to Right: Christopher Saylor, Rhea Kemplen, Kolton Helmke, Logan Noble, Draven Martz, Branden Bennett, Eric Fuller, Kassie Copper-Helmke, Lauren Durkes, Breanna Allgeier, and Joe Martin, Indiana FFA Program Specialist

The Woodlan FFA Chapter volunteered to help with the Circle City Relief project, a community service project which serves the Indianapolis and greater Indianapolis areas. Circle City Relief is a grant and donation program dedicated to helping the homeless and poverty stricken of Indianapolis. The Circle City Relief program provides food, clothing, hygienic products, and…

Church Donates School Supplies

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The Ministerial Society of Grover Hill Area Churches want to make sure all the Grover Hill Elementary students start the school year with a brand new backpack . Mrs. Kathy Denny sorts and packs the bags by Grade level with needed items. First Day of School for Grover Hill Elementary is August 24th. Open House…

Panthers Fall in Four to Antwerp

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On Saturday, August 20, the Lady Panthers hosted the Antwerp Archers for the first in county competition of the fall season. The Junior Varsity followed the freshman game (Freshman – Antwerp over Paulding 25-18, 25-8) and the Paulding team performed very well. The girls easily won over Antwerp with Paulding taking the early lead and…

Martini Lutheran Church 5th Annual Hog Roast

Martini Lutheran Church, New Haven, IN will host their 5th annual Hog Roast on Saturday, September 10, 2016 from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. at Central Lutheran School, 1400 Elm Street, New Haven, IN. Please join us for an evening of good food and fellowship. The menu will include pulled pork, sauerkraut, potato salad, green beans,…

Open House in New Haven for County & City residents

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Allen County & City of New Haven will host an Open House on Tuesday, September 20th from 6:30-8:00 p.m. at the City Hall Police Training Rm. Staff members from Allen County and the City of New Haven will come together and conduct an open house for all residents of New Haven. Bring your questions and…

New Teachers at Paulding Schools

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New teacher orientation was held, August 11 and first day of school is August 18. Front L-R:  Ann Marie Alderman-Oakwood Art, Carrie DeVincenzo-PE Intervention Sp., Kendra Cottrell-PE Intervention Sp. Middle L-R:  Connie Warncke-HS Spanish, Tori Wehri-PE Intervention Sp., Brooke Boznango-PE 5th Grade, Susan Yocum-Speech Pathologist Back L-R:  Staci Miller-HS Agricultural Education, Mandy Lambert-PE 4th Grade,…

NSCC Foundation Gives $488,500 to Support Students and Training

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The Northwest State Community College Board of Trustees met in regular session today. Peter Beck, chair of the NSCC Foundation, presented a check for $488,500 to the College from the Northwest State Community College Foundation. The money is designated for scholarships, equipment, STEM outreach programs and support for students. Over $2.6 million has been provided…

2016 Ohio State University’s Farm Science Review

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By: Sarah Noggle, OSU Extension Educators, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Paulding County The Farm Science Review is September 20-22 this year and will offer farmers and other visitors to the annual farm show the opportunity to learn the latest agricultural innovations from experts from the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences at The Ohio…

GLoW Youth Center 5K Run/Walk & Kids Run 

GLoW (God’s Lights of Woodburn) Youth Center and Gentz Insurance Agency will be hosting their 3rd annual Glow 5k Run/Walk on September 17th, 2016.  Money raised will be used to support all area youth (K-6th grade) in an after school program that promotes homework help, moral characteristic traits, and spiritual growth. GLoW has met the…

Nutrition for Dummies: Food Groups

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By: Angel Steiner I am currently in my third year at Kaplan University studying nutrition. This does not make me an expert, but I am simply a wife, mother and woman who wants to share some much needed information with those around me. This week I want to discuss the food groups. Simple, right? Over…

Special Events At Woodburn Christian Children Home

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Reminder about two upcoming Woodburn Christian Children’s Home special events. First is the 16th Annual WCCH Benefit Golf Tournament on September 10th at Pond – A – River Golf Club (tee time is 8:30 a.m.). If you played in this outing last year, you know how much fun it was. Here are some details: •…