Avery Allen Hook Sr.

ANTWERP, OH Avery Allen Hook Sr. age 74 died Wednesday, December 13, 2017. He was born February 12, 1943 in Paulding, the son of Henry and Margaret (Kerns) Hook.  On February0 13, 1962 he married Janet (Lehman) Hook, who preceded him in death on September 26, 1997.  He retired in 2008 from LaFarge Corporation after…

Gary W. Lipp

Gary W. Lipp age 69 died Tuesday, December 12, 2017 in the Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis, IN. He was born February 5, 1948 in Defiance, Ohio, the son of Harold and Freda (Elser) Lipp.  On December 27, 1969 he married Janice L. Werling, who preceded him in death on July 11, 2014. He retired in 1998…

Rain forest Live @ Antwerp Elementary

On Monday, December 4, 2017, The Rainforest Live out of Wapakoneta visited Antwerp Elementary School to give students a rainforest experience through an educational assembly during the school day and a full-length show later that evening. Students were able to see and learn about monkeys, birds, snakes, lemurs, alligators, and sloths up close and personal.

Oakwood D.A.R.E. Graduation

On December 1, Paulding County D.A.R.E. program held a D.A.R.E. graduation for Oakwood Elementary 5th graders. Graduation is a time for the students to think back on what they have learned in D.A.R.E. and time to reward the kids for completing the 12-week program. At the end of the program, each student writes an essay.…

OAKWOOD ELEMENTARY STUDENTS READ TO EACH OTHER

Oakwood Elementary first grader, Alayna Elston is shown sharing a Christmas story with her classmates. She is a student in Mrs. Caroline Arend’s class. The students have some time each morning to read various books. Each morning a student is selected to share one of the books he/she read with their classmates in order to…

No Shave November @ pc sheriff’s office

Sheriff Landers’ employees donated money to participate in “No Shave November” with their donations going to “Pretty in Pink Fund”. This non- profit fund was created in memory of Elaine Manz to assist with financial needs for cancer patients.