V. Eileen Broadwater, 86, of Montpelier, passed away on Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at Evergreen Healthcare Center in Montpelier. She was born on July 22, 1937 in Morenci, Michigan to Arthur and Jeannette (Eby) Poorman. On April 14, 1957 she married Ellis R. Broadwater in rural Pioneer and he preceded …Read More »
Sue E. Kemp, 84, of Montpelier, Ohio, passed away Monday, September 25, 2023, at Evergreen Healthcare Center, Montpelier, Ohio. Sue was born June 21, 1939, in Carroll County, Kentucky, daughter of the late Hayden B. and Thelma C. (Lewis) Smith. She was a homemaker and a caring mother to her …Read More »
Williams County commissioners approve beginning the process of setting up plans for improving housing in Kunkle.
The Williams County commissioners approve beginning the process of setting up plans for improving housing in Kunkle, and may expand to Alvordton in the future. The commissioners met with Dennis Miller of Maumee Valley Planning Organization and Williams County Engineer Todd Roth to discuss setting up a Community Reinvestment Area …Read More »
The Williams County commissioners agree to continue funding a water investigation, though it anticipates being reimbursed by some other counties. The commissioners approved an agreement with the Department of the Interior at a cost not to exceed $29,400 dollars. The agreement runs through Sept., 2024. The water investigation is related …Read More »
Williams County commissioners give their approval to move forward with a sanitary sewer line to Alvordton.
The Williams County commissioners give their approval to move forward with a sanitary sewer line to Alvordton. Williams County Engineer Todd Roth requested permission to submit and sign an application for the project. The application will be sent to the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency. The project would provide a wastewater …Read More »
Williams County Land Reutilization Corp. continues to plan for the rollout of new funds coming soon.
The Williams County Land Reutilization Corp. continues to plan for the rollout of new funds coming soon. The land bank, as it’s frequently called, recently reviewed possible residential units for demolition when the funding is received, as well as brownfield remediation projects. Currently, the land bank has three potential properties …Read More »
Sandra (Pitts) Drohan, 83, of Fayette, Ohio passed away September 18, 2023 at Evergreen Health Care Center in Montpelier. She was born on November 6, 1939 in Madison Township to John and Helen (Eberly) Pitts. Sandra worked at Evergreen Manor Nursing Home for 14 years and she also cleaned houses …Read More »
Mr. Don L. Brown, age 89, who resided at 707 North Main Street, died on September 23, 2023, at CHP Inpatient Hospice Center, Defiance, Ohio. Don was born July 31, 1934, in Hicksville, Ohio. He was the son of Lester A. and Iva B. (Haver) Brown. He graduated from Hicksville …Read More »
Jordan Everett Clark, age 25, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away on Friday, September 22, 2023, from natural causes at his home. Jordan worked at McDonald’s in Bryan for 9 years and was known there as “Big Mac”. He was a car guy. Jordan enjoyed working on cars and anything about …Read More »
The Corrections Commission of Northwest Ohio, the governing body for CCNO, meets and votes to reallocate beds for the coming year. Two entities, Lucas and Fulton counties took fewer beds than the charter calls for them to accept. Lucas County agreed to 173 beds, while Fulton County agreed to 52. …Read More »