Tag: Paulding

Paulding High School Celebrates 100 Years of Agriculture Education

By: Emma Horstman, Paulding FFA Reporter February 1st, 1918 marked the beginning of agriculture education at Paulding High School. The Paulding Ag Education program celebrated this date 100 years later last Thursday. It all began when Smith-Hughes started and helped fund vocational agriculture courses in schools. The Smith-Hughes act, Section 10 says, “that such schools…

John Paulding Historical Society Hosts Annual Wine & Cheese Tasting

Amidst the severe weather systems of last weekend, the John Paulding Historical Society hosted their Annual Wine & Cheese Tasting fundraising event. The weather did not keep the guests away with well over 150 people in attendance. The Valentine’s theme was spread throughout the banquet hall area of tables and stage as well as an…

Chamber’s “Off the Clock” Courthouse Tour a Success

The Paulding Chamber of Commerce hosted their first Off the Clock at the Paulding County Courthouse, sponsored by the Paulding County Commissioners; and boy, was it a success! Around 100 people filled the main floor of the courthouse before being released in groups to walk throughout the building. Elected officials were stationed in each office…

Save The Date For Hands Of Hope

Save the date of Tuesday March 6 on your calendars! Hands of Hope Pregnancy Services is holding a Taco Bar fundraiser at the Paulding OSU Extension Center at the Paulding County Fairgrounds. Meal will be take-out or dine-in. A wonderful supper will be served from 5-6:30, with 4 serving lines going at once. Menu: Taco…

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.…

Area Sports Round Up

Lady Panthers roll past Ada ADA – Paulding held a slim lead after 1 quarter and broke the contest open from there in rolling to a 68-41 victory over Ada in Northwest Conference girls basketball action Thursday night. The Lady Panthers were on top 15-13 after 1 quarter before opening the game up in the…

Paulding Putnam Electric Members Donate Over $11,000

Members of Paulding Putnam Electric Co-op recently donated over $11,500 to several local organizations through the cooperative’s Operation Round Up. Operation Round Up is a program that allows members to round their monthly electric bill up to the next dollar. The extra pennies added to Operation Round Up are used to help fund local organizations…

PHS House of Vinco Vici Victum

PHS Students from House Vinco Vici Victum won the second nine week incentive for points  (grades, behavior, community service and competitions, etc.). Students were taken to the campus of BGSU and were able to engage in a variety of activities such as Rock Wall climbing, diving, and other sport activities. After a couple of Hours…

Panthers Post Fourth NWC Win

PAULDING – The Paulding Panthers stayed in the Northwest Conference title chase with an easy 63-40 win over visiting Ada Friday night in boys basketball play. The maroon and white improved to 4-1 in the league and 6-8 overall on the season while Ada dropped to 3-13 in all games and 1-3 in the conference.…

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…

Elvene Marie Dobbelaere

OAKWOOD, OHIO Elvene Marie Dobbelaere, 91, of Oakwood passed away Thursday, January 25, 2018 at the Gardens of Paulding. She was born September 1, 1926 to Elva and Ethel (Schooley) Keck in Paulding, Ohio.  She was a 1944 graduate of Latty High School. On April 22, 1946 she married Gerard Dobbelaere at St. Mary’s Catholic…