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Kathryn J. Killian, 101

Kathryn J. Killian, 101, formerly of Hicksville, Ohio, passed away Thursday, November 10, 2022. Kathryn was the daughter of the late Edwin and Florence Cottrell. She was a graduate of Antwerp High School. Kathryn married Sergeant Major Derrill L. Killian in 1942 in San Antonio, Texas, where they resided until …

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Morgan Robinett, 42

It is with extreme sadness that we announce the passing of Morgan Robinett, age 42, of Edgerton, Ohio. Morgan was an amazing mother, glammi, sister, daughter, niece and friend to everyone. She was a bright light wherever she went. Her abrupt passing will leave a hole in the hearts of …

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Owen Is Sentenced

A Napoleon man is sentenced in a Henry County Common courtroom on a misdemeanor sexual abuse charge that began as a more serious felony. Nathaniel Owen pled guilty to sexual imposition. He was given 60 days in the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio with credit for 60 days served in …

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Williams County Commissioners approve filing an application to the Ohio Brownfield Remediation Program for an asbestos abatement project for the fourth floor of the county courthouse The total cost of the asbestos abatement project is estimated at $289,975 dollars. Testing has shown there are environmental hazards related to asbestos-bearing materials …

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Storage Plan Details

The Ohio Department of Agriculture announced it has issued a Permit to Install to Bridgewater Dairy for construction of a satellite manure storage lagoon. Lagoon #7 will be located about 2 miles northwest of the dairy, on the east side of County Road 6.75, in Bridgewater Township. The dairy, located …

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A Much Needed Program

In Williams County, the rates of domestic violence victimizations have been increasing annually, with the problem made worse by the pandemic. Those issues have the Williams County Victim Assistance program preparing for larger-than-normal increases in the number of victims in the coming year. In the most recent fiscal year for …

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Shirley Ann Aldrich, 86

Shirley Ann Aldrich, age 86, of Edon, Ohio, died at 9:09 p.m. on Wednesday, November 9, 2022, in her home surrounded by her family after a brief illness. Shirley was a 1954 graduate of Edon High School and was a devoted homemaker. She was a member of the Edon Church …

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Sarah L. Bowers, 77

Sarah L. Bowers, 77, of Sherwood, Ohio, passed away Wednesday, November 9, 2022, at Brookview Healthcare Center, Defiance, Ohio.  Sarah was born August 17, 1945, in Lima, Ohio, daughter of the late Donald Carlisle and Lucile Rachele (Smith) Dawson, Sr.  Sarah was a 1963 graduate of Waynesfield-Goshen High School.  She …

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Reginald A. Howard, 67

Reginald A. Howard, age 67, of Mansfield, Ohio, passed away on Thursday, November 3, 2022, at his home. Reginald had recently retired from Pent Air in Ashland with over 40 years of service. He loved riding his motorcycle whenever he could get on the road. Reginald A. Howard was born …

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Vilay Sayarath, 49

Vilay Sayarath, age 49, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away on Wednesday, November 9, 2022, at Ebied Hospice in Sylvania, Ohio. Vilay was a trooper with the Ohio State Patrol for 12 years prior to his medical retirement. He served in the United States Marine Corps for six years in the …

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