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James L. Partee, 81

James L. Partee, age 81, of Montpelier, Ohio, passed away on Friday, June 4, 2021, at his home. Mr. Partee was a retired truck driver. He attended Mount Union Christian Church and had enjoyed bow hunting and fishing. Born July 9, 1939 in Defiance, Ohio, he was the son of …

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Powell Case Update

Sentencing is scheduled in the case of an Edgerton man…accused of possessing and giving away…child pornography. Jarrod Powell, he’s 40, will be sentenced in a Williams County courtroom on Aug. 2. We reported Powell was indicted in October on 10 counts of pandering sexually oriented matter, involving a minor and …

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Kimpling Trial Moved Back

The trial of Bonnie Kimpling…accused of stealing thousands of dollars from the P.A.T.H. School for Autism has been moved to August. Kimpling was initially scheduled to stand trial on two felony charges, this week. Kimpling and her defense counsel asked the court for the change. Prosecutors say between 2012 and …

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Crash In Swanton

In Swanton…someone loses control behind the wheel…and smashes into an area eatery. CK Sweets, a coffee and bake shop in downtown, has a big hole in it, now…covered with plywood…in the front of the building. The folks running the place are still trying to reopen. No word on any citations …

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Day Care Regs In Debate

Ohio agencies providing publicly funded day care would no longer have to achieve a quality of care rating to be listed in the state system…under Senate Republicans’ version of the upcoming state budget. The process of meeting the state’s Step Up to Quality five star rating system is leading to …

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Carole Jane Bowsher, 76

Carole Jane Bowsher, age 76, of Edgerton, Ohio, passed away at 8:55 P.M. on Friday, June 4, 2021, at The Laurels of DeKalb in Butler, Indiana, where she was a resident. Mrs. Bowsher was a 1962 graduate of Edgerton High School. She was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church …

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Candy K. Thornton, 52

Candy K. Thornton, age 52, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away on Friday, June 4, 2021, at Community Hospitals and Wellness Center-Bryan. Candy enjoyed coloring and crocheting. Candy was born on June 1, 1969, in Portsmouth, Ohio, the daughter of Ronald J. and Iris K. (Anderson) Scurlock. She is survived by …

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Crash In DKC

A Fort Wayne man is in the hospital after driving off S.R. 8 in DeKalb County, crashing into a tree. Officials say Cameron Norman was not wearing a seatbelt…and had to get cut out from the wrecked truck. Alcohol is not a factor. He is in an area hospital under …

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Drinnon Is Sentenced

In a Defiance County courtroom…Delbert Drinnon, of Hicksville, pleads guilty to corrupting another with drugs…and tampering with evidence. The decision?…9 to 12 years in prison. A charge of involuntary manslaughter was dropped in a plea deal. Drinnon also gets credit for 193 days served at CCNO, while his case was …

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Burglary In Wauseon

A breaking & entering call in Wauseon…at the Tractor Supply on US 20. Officials say the suspects broke in and stole 10 Power Washers and a weed trimmer. Total value?…over four thousand dollars. Know anything about this?…give Fulton County Crime Stoppers a call. There’s a reward in the case.

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