News

No Bullying In Toledo

The Ohio Supreme Court unanimously sides with three Toledo public school employees…in a lawsuit brought by the parents of a kindergartener…alleging the employees acting recklessly by not preventing bullying by another student. The parents, who are only identified by their initials in the lawsuit, claim that their child’s cheek was …

Read More »

DeWine At The Podium Tonight

Gov., DeWine will give a statewide address tonight, making it the second time he will make a public appeal about the severity of coronavirus, since the pandemic began in March. The governor will speak on the critical stage Ohio is at in battling COVID-19 and its impact on Ohio moving …

Read More »

Kudos To TU

Trine University’s online accounting degree program is one of the best in the United States, that’s according to a national college ranking website. ValueColleges lists the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration-Accounting program, offered through TrineOnline, among its Top 25 Best Online Accounting Bachelor’s Degrees for 2021. The website notes …

Read More »

Two More Covid Deaths In WC

COVID-19 claims two more people in Williams County. Over 600 now have come down with coronavirus. The two deaths were confirmed over the weekend. They were the first COVID deaths reported in the county since a woman in her 60s died on Sept. 28. Over the weekend?…66 new cases. 321 …

Read More »

Things Are Looking Bad

Health officials across Ohio warn of a dark winter, with limited intensive care unit beds, if the new surge in coronavirus cases is not curbed in the next few weeks. Gov., DeWine appointed doctors to lead three zones across the state, in an attempt to combat the spread of the …

Read More »

Better School Funding In Discussion

With little time left this legislative session, state senators are touting the newest bipartisan proposal for fixing Ohio’s school funding system, with changes meant to address concerns raised about an earlier version in the House. It’s aimed at a more equitable funding distribution and built on several years of input …

Read More »

A Buy…By NWOP

Bryan-based, NW Ohio Propane buys the assets of Northwest Propane in Delta. The acquisition includes Northwest Propane’s tank plant near West Unity. The goal?…to expand and improve service for existing northwest Ohio, northeast Indiana and southern Michigan NWOP customers. More than 1,000 customer accounts are being absorbed by NWOP.

Read More »

Not Here

Ohio voters approved 83 of 123 public school district tax issues during the Nov. 3 general election, according to unofficial election night results. Williams County was not one of them…as North Central Local Schools’ attempt to pass a 3.9-mill, five-year property tax levy, last Tuesday, failed by a vote of …

Read More »

Sewer Project Gets Started

Williams County Commissioners give their preliminary approval for a pair of bids for the Kunkle sewer project. The panel submitted resolutions for Underground Utilities Inc., of Monroeville, for $2.1 million dollars, to build a collection system and pump station. Vernon Nagel Inc., of Napoleon, was chosen to build wastewater lagoons …

Read More »

Two Hurt In LC Crash

Two drivers are flown to a Fort Wayne hospital after a crash in LaGrange County on S.R. 120 near C.R. 185, west of Howe. Officials tell reporters a pickup, driven by Hunter Sullivan, of Cottondale, Alabama, was eastbound on 120 when it crossed the center line and sideswiped a westbound …

Read More »