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DeWine delivers annual state of the state address.

During his annual state of the state address, Gov. Mike DeWine’s focus was on Ohio’s children. “The single most important thing we can do for Ohio’s future is to ensure all Ohio children have the opportunity to live up to their full God-given potential,” DeWine said. DeWine focused his speech …

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United Way of Williams County ends successful fundraising campaign.

The United Way of Williams County recently ended a successful fundraising campaign, clearing its intended goal and allowing it to help several local agencies. According to the Bryan Times, “We wanted $325,000 and we raised over $330,000,” United Way of Williams County Executive Director Andy Brigle said. He added the …

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Carolyn A. Starr, 84

Carolyn Alva (Malone) Starr went home to her Lord and Savior on Monday, April 8, 2024, after an extended illness. She was 84 years old. Carolyn was born on October 4, 1939, the third child of Clarence and Clarice (Mercer) Malone of Montpelier, Ohio. She was a graduate of Montpelier …

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Monna J. Loveless, 89

Monna  J. Loveless, age 89, of Pioneer, Ohio passed away on Wednesday, April 10, 2024, at Evergreen Manor Care Center where she had been a resident.  Monna worked as an assembly operator at the Aro Corporation. She was a member of the Montpelier Moose and Bryan Eagles #2233. Monna J. …

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Alec R. Cassaubon, 33

Alec R. Cassaubon, age 33, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away on Friday, April 5, 2024, at his residence. Alec worked in equipment maintenance and repair at Lexicon in Fremont, Indiana.  He had attended Life Changing Church, enjoyed World War II history in books and movies, traveling, fishing, shooting, being outdoors- …

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Diane A. Flory, 79

Diane Alta Flory, age 79, of Pioneer, Ohio, passed on Thursday, April 11, 2024, at home surrounded by her family after a long illness.  Diane worked at Custom Fit and Manta Ray for many years.  She enjoyed riding horses and was a member of the Hillsdale County Mounted Posse.  She …

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Joyce J. Smith, 80

Joyce J. Smith, 80, of Defiance, Ohio, passed away Thursday, April 11, 2024, at Bryan Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. Joyce was born June 23, 1943, in Smicksburg, Pennsylvania, daughter of the late Clyde and Mable (Gagagen) Reithmiller. She was a graduate of Dayton High School. Joyce married Lyle E. Smith …

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Ted E. Durre, 86

Ted E. Durre, 86, of Hamilton, Indiana, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, April 11, 2024, in his Hamilton Lake cottage.  Ted was born August 16, 1937, in Hicksville, Ohio, son of the late Edward E. and Edith M. (Yearling) Durre.  He was a 1955 graduate of Hicksville High School.  Ted married …

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University of Toledo merging four colleges into two.

The University of Toledo is announcing some shifting with the merging of four colleges into two. UToledo said they plan to merge the College of Nursing and College of Health and Human Services into one college focused on health professions. The university also plans to merge the College of Arts …

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Loud boom heard near Bowling Green Tuesday morning.

Did you hear it? A loud boom heard in Bowling Green Tuesday morning was “most likely” the result of a sonic boom caused by the 180th Fighter Wing. The 180th Fighter Wing was conducting a functional check flight between 9:15 a.m. and 10:15 a.m. in and around Lima, Bowling Green …

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Marilyn Janice Boyd, 74

Marilyn Janice Boyd, 74, of Bryan, Ohio and formerly of Lakewood, Ohio passed away Monday, April 8, 2024, at Evergreen Healthcare Center, Montpelier. Marilyn was born August 19, 1949, in Lakewood, Ohio, daughter of the late Leonard Robert and Mary Janice (Bidlingmyer) Boyd. She was a 1967 graduate of Lakewood …

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Gregory J. Baker, 60

Gregory J. Baker, 60, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, April 9, 2024, in his residence.  Honoring Greg’s wishes, no services will be held at this time.  Arrangements are under the care of Oberlin-Turnbull Funeral Home, 206 North Lynn Street, Bryan, Ohio 43506. Condolences may be sent to the …

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