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Terry Lee Rebeck Sr., 63

Terry Lee Rebeck Sr., 63 years, of Defiance, passed away Wednesday, March 31, 2021, at Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo, Ohio.  Terry was born September 3, 1957, in Colorado Springs, Colorado, the son of the late Harry and Anna (Daniels) Rebeck.  He married Betty Jane Proctor on April 24, …

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Girl Found…OK

A 16-year-old girl, reported missing from Edgerton…is found safely in Indianapolis. Officials say Angel Sims is unharmed. The investigation is still ongoing and police add no further information will be released, for now. The girl last was seen Saturday, March 20th.

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Berry Case Update

A Defiance woman, who had embezzled thousands from a local church school, pleads guilty to more charges. Brandi Berry was accused of tampering with records, in addition to the initial charges. She is put on community control for three years…while a 30-month prison term is reserved, if she violates her …

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Tax Deadline Pushed Back For Some

Ohio Tax Commissioner, Jeff McClain announces that Ohio will be following the federal government and IRS…in extending the deadline to file and pay Ohio individual income taxes for tax year 2020. The new deadline is May 17, an extension of approximately one month from the original deadline of April 15. …

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The Shots Head To Campus And The Job Site

In an effort to outrun the coronavirus, Ohio will begin to ramp up vaccination numbers by meeting people where they are…college campuses, workplaces and churches. Beginning next week, the state will go on campus to begin offering vaccinations directly to students before they break for the summer by, May 1st. …

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Donald B. Carr, 88

Donald B. Carr, 88, of Bryan, Ohio passed away on Friday, April 2, 2021 at SKLD – Bryan Center, Bryan, Ohio.  He was born on December 8, 1932 in Hudson City, Michigan, son of the late Verne and Pearl (Shoeman) Carr.  Donald served in the United States Army during the …

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Patricia “Pat” Bartick, 79

Patricia “Pat” Bartick, 79, of West Unity passed away Thursday, April 1, 2021 at the Community Hospitals and Wellness Center in Montpelier.  She was born on January 30, 1942 to George and Ruth (Marcille) Kenner.  Pat graduated from Hicksville High School.  On July 8, 1967 she married Willard E. Bartick …

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Irene M. Liechty, 94

Irene M. Liechty, age 94, of Archbold, passed away Thursday evening, at Genacross Lutheran Services in Napoleon. Arrangements are pending at the Grisier Funeral Home in Archbold.

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More Covid Money On The Way

Bryan city officials say the city is due about $1.6 million dollars from the new COVID-19 relief bill, signed by President, Biden a few weeks back. About $350 billion dollars of the 1.9 trillion dollar plan is slated to help states, localities and tribal governments cover costs and revenue, lost …

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The Latest On The Job Scene

The Ohio Department of Job & Family Services releases their February unemployment numbers. Defiance County’s jobless rate dropped to 5.1% in February, from 5.2% in January. Henry County went up a bit, going from 6.3% in January to 6.4%. Paulding County?…fell 0.2% from 5% in January to 4.8%. Fulton and …

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