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Time To Flush

The Montpelier Water Department will begin its annual fire hydrant flushing and flow-testing program on Monday, Aug. 8, and is expected to be completed on or before Friday, Aug. 26. During that time, village water customers may notice some discoloration in their water, officials say. The village reminds customers that …

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Rex A. Detwiler, 92

Rex A. Detwiler, age 92, of West Unity, Ohio, Went to be with the Lord on Sunday, July 24, 2022. Rex was a tool and die maker at Aro Corporation and he retired in 1992 and then worked for the Williams County Highway Department for 10 years. He was a …

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Accident On 49

A Montpelier man is hurt in a crash Saturday evening, south of Edon. Officials tell reporters…Phillip Richmond, 26, was westbound on County Road H…while Bonnie Mills, 79, was northbound on Ohio 49. They say…Richmond failed to yield the right of way and his vehicle was struck by Mills’. Both vehicles …

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Deadly Incident On The Road

The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating what led up to the death of a man hit by a car while he was standing on the highway in Paulding County. Officials determined 19-year-old, Juan Gibson of Fort Wayne was standing in the eastbound lane of State Route 613 for an …

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Time To Eat

North Central Local Schools students will again benefit from two free meals at the school, assuming they take both meals. Officials say…there will be no cost for a breakfast and lunch for all students at the school. But, if students only take one item, they will be charged the a …

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Harley W. “Pops” Like, III, 73

Harley W. “Pops” Like, III, age 73, of Montpelier, Ohio, passed away 10:40 A.M. on Saturday, July 23, 2022, in his home surrounded by his family, after an extended illness. Mr. Like was a 1967 graduate of Adrian High School in Adrian, Michigan, and had been employed by Strauss Distributing, …

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Sandra Lee McKelvey, 83

Sandra Lee McKelvey, age 83, of Edgerton, Ohio, passed away early Friday morning, July 22, 2022, in her home, after an extended illness. Mrs. McKelvey was a 1957 graduate of Edgerton High School and throughout her work career she was employed at The Ohio Art Company, Champion Plastics, Gorny-Winzeler Toy …

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Denise McQuinn, 66

Denise McQuinn, age 66, of Wauseon, passed away July 22, 2022, after a courageous battle with cancer, in her home surrounded by her family. Denise and Michael owned and operated McQuinna’s Cupboard. Denise was born on August 20, 1955, in Detroit, Michigan to the late George and Emily (Chininis) Paris. …

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Herbert H. Bowman, 73

Herbert H. Bowman, age 73, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away on Wednesday, July 20, 2022, at his home. Herbert was an owner/operator truck driver for many years. He enjoyed collecting and fixing antique tractors in his spare time. Herbert H. Bowman was born on October 27, 1948, in Hicksville, Ohio, …

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Deborah K. Ross, 64

Deborah K. Ross, 64, of Hicksville, Ohio, passed away Friday, July 22, 2022, at Community Memorial Hospital Emergency Room, Hicksville. Deborah was born March 7, 1958, in Bluffton, Indiana, the daughter of Norman and Delila (Brown) Andrews. She received her GED, and then her Associates Degree from Brown-Mackey College.  Deborah …

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