Category: School

New Veterinarian in Woodburn

Dr. David Nahrwold of Maumee Valley Veterinary Clinic, 5802 N. State Road 101, Woodburn, is proud to announce the addition of a new veterinarian to his staff.  Serena R. Fuelling D.V.M., daughter of Mark and Shelly Fuelling of Woodburn, is a 2017 graduate of the Purdue School of Veterinary Medicine and a 2010 graduate of…

Master Gardener Volunteers to Offer College Scholarship

By: Sarah Noggle, OSU Extension Agriculture and Natural Resources, Paulding County The Paulding County Master Gardeners provide education and information about horticulture to the citizens of Paulding County. In 2017, they will be offering their 2nd annual college scholarship. This scholarship is awarded to provide access to educational opportunities for Paulding County residents. The scholarship…

“Aces Beat Apaches In Junior ACME”

A Brandt Balser walk off single in the bottom of the eighth gave Hicksville a 9-8 win over visiting Fairview in junior ACME action last Friday night at the home of the Aces. Each team scored one run in the first inning before the Apaches picked up three runs in the top of the third…

Woodlan FFA Living to Serve

Allie Knepp, a recent graduate of Woodlan high school and a member of the Woodlan FFA chapter is running for an Indiana State FFA officer position for 2017-2018.  Allie will go through a series of interviews over a three day period just before the start of the Indiana State FFA Convention. Allie will present her…

Paulding Exempted Village Schools Academic Hall Of Fame Induction

The 8th annual Paulding Exempted Village Schools Academic Hall of Fame induction was held at commencement on Sunday, May 28, 2017. Congratulations to Richard Rosalez- Class of 1994, Dr. Wendell Spangler, MD,-Class of 1992,  and Jeffery Webb-Class of 1997, who were the 2017 recepients. Dr. Wendell Spangler, MD – Class of 1992 Wendell Spangler graduated…

Woodlan High Student Receives Citizenship Award

Lia Abbott, senior at Woodlan Jr. Sr. High was awarded the citizenship award for being a true example of how all people with different abilities should live together in this world. As a freshmen, Lia watched the special needs class walk the track daily. A couple of students were helped with riding adaptive bikes. Lia,…

Antwerp Hires New HS Principal

The Antwerp Board of Education met in Special Session Wednesday, May 31, 2017.  The Board hired Travis Lichty for the position of MS/HS Principal replacing Mike Bute who has accepted the HS Principal position in the West Jefferson School District near Columbus.  Travis’s three year contract will begin August 1, 2017. Travis previously served as…

Antwerp JH Boys Baseball Finishes Season

Antwerp JH boys baseball finish the season with a  12-1 record  and were unable to play several games due to the spring rain. “This is a great group of kids. They play for one another, have great leadership, bring effort day in and day out, and that is what makes a great team.  I am…

Woodlan FFA Poultry Teams Compete

Woodlan FFA members competed in the State FFA Poultry Judging contest recently held near Purdue University. The Junior Poultry   team of Emily Tripp, Dakotah Krohn, and Bailey Nickell placed 3rd in state competition in the Junior level competition. They will be         receiving a team plaque at the Indiana FFA State…

Van Wert Elementary Received Hall of Fame Award

The Ohio Association of Elementary School Administrators (OAESA) announced that Van Wert Elementary School in the Van Wert City School District has been selected as a 2017 Hall of Fame School. Principal Kevin Gehres and his staff will be presented with the award, including $1,000, to be used at the principal’s discretion. OAESA will recognize…

Students Rewarded For Buckling Up

High school students were given a free McDonalds McCafe coupon if they arrived to school wearing a seat belt. 130 students were reward during the eventat Wayne Trace High School on Tuesday, May 23rd. The event was part of the 2017 Click It or Ticket campaign. The 2017 Click It or Ticket Campaign dates are…