Category: Community

MVNU Hires Head Men’s Soccer Coach

Mount Vernon Nazarene University announces the hire of Zach Ganzberg to the position of Head Men’s Soccer Coach. Ganzberg will begin on June 1, 2017, for the full-time position in the MVNU athletic department. “Zach’s heart to mentor young men through the game of soccer was evident and his desire to disciple players in their…

State Patrol Investigating Injury Crash On US 24

Emerald Township – The Van Wert Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a two vehicle injury crash that occurred on US 24 at County Road 133, in Paulding County. On March 22, 2017, at approximately 12:41 P.M., a 2006 Ford F-250, driven by Stacy Stoller, age 41, of Paulding, Ohio, was eastbound on…

5TH ANNUAL MEMORIAL SPAGHETTI DINNER

The 5th annual Tammy Gibson memorial spaghetti dinner will be held Saturday, March 25, 2017 at the Scott Fire Department from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. There will be dine-in or carry out and the meal includes: Spaghetti, garlic bread, salad, dessert and a drink. All the proceeds go to the Tammy Gibson Memorial Scholarship Fund…

PAYNE CELEBRATES READ ACROSS AMERICA

In celebration of Read Across America, Payne Elementary held their annual Book Exchange.  Title 1 teacher, Mrs. April Krouse once again planned this event for the school to promote literacy and encourage students and staff to love all different kinds of books.  This year many of our staff members helped out by participating in morning…

Lawn Care for You, the Homeowner

Spring is officially here.  It’s time to start thinking about shaping up the yard, and your lawn is a big part of that. Now is a great time to start preparing your lawn with an early spring fertilizer to attain and maintain that nice green look in your lawn. Claude, Jim and I will be…

Junior Achievement Essay Winners Honored At Eacs Board Meeting

Junior Achievement of Northern Indiana received funding through the Schwab Foundation in order to offer an essay contest for students currently enrolled in the JA Career Success curriculum. This contest provides each student an opportunity to research and write an essay about a career that interests him or her. One winning applicant per school per…

4–H Leaders of Tomorrow

By: Bethany Klopfenstein, communications officer  The Leaders of Tomorrow 4-H club got together on February 16 at the Youth Leadership Building for their regular monthly meeting. They started the evening out with a game of upset the fruit basket provided by recreation Officer Riley Stoller. As the meeting started, role call was answered by 30…

Woodburn Community Historical Society Meeting

The legend of the brass cannon found in the Maumee River will be the March program for the Woodburn Community Historical Society. The meeting will be held at the Woodburn Public Library, 101 east side of Woodburn on Thursday, March 23, at 7:00. The speaker will be guest, DICK LONEY, from Ft. Wayne telling us…

Official Notice of Paulding Putnam Electric Annual Meeting

Paulding Putnam Electric’s Annual Meeting is scheduled for Saturday, March 18th at Paulding Putnam Electric’s Headquarters in Paulding, Ohio located at 401 McDonald Pike.  The Annual Meeting is a day of member appreciation and an opportunity to update cooperative members on important cooperative business. Members attending will receive a $10 bill credit, along with a…

Spring Severe Weather Awareness Week is March 19 – 25 in Ohio

It was late in the night on February 28th, or, more accurately, the early morning on March 1st, when a tornado warning was issued for parts of northern Allen County, Indiana into northwest Paulding County. National Weather Service doppler radar had indicated a rotating thunderstorm embedded within a squall line that was rapidly moving into…