Tag: Ohio

Vanice E. Guthrie

STYKER, OHIO Vanice E. Guthrie, age 82, of Stryker, with her husband at her side, was called to her heavenly home late Friday afternoon, Feb. 9th, 2018 at Community Health Professionals – Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice. Born July 18, 1935 in Van Wert, OH, Vanice was the oldest of three children of William (Pete) and…

Hartzog Lumber Gears Up For Spring Construction

Last fall, Hartzog Lumber in Paulding modified their ownership and brought on Jeff Clark. As you may or may not know, Hartzog Lumber and Supply has been a staple business in Paulding County for over 100 years. Prior to Jeff Clark coming on board, Lynn Keller and Jim Phlipot purchased it with Rex Gray, Sr.…

Stan’s Ramblings: The End of the Pentagon

By: Stan Jordan We finished using a story from Wikipedia about the big Pentagon in Washington D.C. it is considered the biggest office building in the world. Now we are going to do a story on the remodeling of the White House in Washington in the late 1940’s and 50’s when Harry S. Truman was…

ACC Holds Wild Game Meat Training

On Saturday, January 27th, the Antwerp Conservation Club held a free class on wild game meat processing and handling. Several members, along with a local business, were involved in pulling this together. The evening started out with participants watching a deer processing video from the Ohio Division of Wildlife. The video was made by Outdoor…

Mike & Belinda Renno Announce Retirement

A fixture couple in Antwerp, Ohio finish their work in the small town and move on. Mike and Belinda Renno have officially announced their retirement. Mike and Belinda have owned the Antwerp Pharmacy for many years. Belinda actually started at the pharmacy back in 1978. She then left for a few years, but came back…

Off the Clock at the Paulding County Courthouse

Have you ever wanted to explore the Paulding County Courthouse? It’s historic, iconic, and full of hidden treasure, and it’s right here in Paulding! The Paulding County Commissioners are sponsoring the Chamber of Commerce’s first Off the Clock of the year at the Paulding County Courthouse! This is your chance to take a tour, and…

Nighswander Receives Award for APT Manufacturing

Anthony Nighswander, founder of President of APT Manufacturing of Hicksville, Ohio, received an award from Secretary of State John Husted on Wednesday, January 25 for their outstanding role in the economics of Ohio and their excellent achievements in business and employment. Presenting the award was Elaine Herrick, Secretary of State Regional Liaison, for Secretary of…

Half of Ohio adults say they favor needle exchange programs

Half of Ohio adults (50 percent) said they favor and about 4 in 10 Ohio adults (42 percent) said they oppose needle exchange programs, according to the most recent Ohio Health Issues Poll (OHIP). The survey is sponsored by Interact for Health, an independent, health-focused foundation that serves 20 counties in Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana.…

Robert “Bing” Bissell,

ANTWERP, OHIO Robert “Bing” Bissell, 92, of Payne passed away Friday, January 19, 2018 at Chandler, AZ Memory Care. Bing was born in Antwerp, Ohio on January 2, 1926, a son of the late Gertrude Hattie (Bissell) Ours and Harry Ronless Bissell. He proudly served in the U.S. Navy as a Seaman 1C in WW…

Reminiscing Oakwood at Cooper Community Library

The Cooper Community Library Branch, of the Paulding County Carnegie Library will be holding an evening of “Reminiscing Oakwood”, hosted by Jeanne Calvert.   Bring your memories and take part in reminiscing about the Oakwood Bobcats, businesses from the past and special memorabilia you may have. This program will be held Tuesday, February 13, 2018,…

Officer Involved Shooting in Paulding County

Oakwood, Ohio—On Friday, January 19, 2018, at 4:52 p.m., deputies were dispatched to 115 North First Street in the Village of Oakwood, Paulding County, for a suicidal man with a gun to his head. Deputy Sheriff Jared Renollet arrived on scene approximately five minutes after being dispatched. Deputy Renollet encountered Ray J. Osborn, age 47,…