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House supports change in adoption law
Individuals who were adopted between 1964 and 1996 would have easier access to state-held birth certificates, under legislation that passed the Ohio House Wednesday.
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Rev. Ronald McClure
Rev. Ronald D. McClure, 70, of rural Stryker, passed away Tuesday, December 10, 2013, at Community Health Professionals Defiance Area In-Patient Hospice Center, Defiance.
Video fun: Defiance students talk about Christmas on camera
Kindergartners and first-graders at Defiance Elementary School sat down recently with Mark Froelich and Jenny Derringer of The Crescent-News and answered a variety of questions about Christmas.
Francis was born in Defiance County on June 5, 1921, the son of Howard and Marjorie Baldwin.
She was born on October 25, 1941, to Martin and Emma Hogrefe in Deshler, Ohio. On November 29, 1959, she married Ronald Dietrich.
Commissioners' Journal Nov. 4
This 4th day of November, 2013, the Board of County Commissioners met in regular session with the following members present: Fred Pieper, Tony Zartman, Roy Klopfenstein, and Nola Ginter, Clerk.
The phrase "pension reform" has received something of a black eye in recent years because of the fights to do just that in Ohio and Wisconsin by the respective state governments.
Defiance's Hoshea Rittenhouse on USS Nimitz
Electronics Technician 3rd Class Hoshea Rittenhouse, from Defiance, Ohio, simulates the repair of a ruptured fire main during a general quarters drill aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz .
Robert L. May, 77, of Melrose, died at 3:50 a.m. Sunday, December 1, 2013, at Defiance Area In-patient Hospice Center.
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She is also survived by her parents, Palmer and Peggy Howell of Defiance; a son, Chad Froelich of New Haven, Indiana; two daughters, Amber Mack and Ashley Mack, both of Defiance; a brother, Tim Sluss of Suffolk, Virginia; and a stepbrother, Terry Howell of Defiance.
1 killed in Fulton County crash
One person was killed today in a rollover accident on State Rt. 108 in Fulton County, about three miles south of here, authorities said.
List of Ohio groups aiding sign-ups for insurance
A list of some of the Ohio organizations helping to sign people up for health coverage in the new marketplaces created by the federal Affordable Care Act, along with the counties in which they are assisting residents.
She was a 1935 graduate of Ney High School. Anna married Howard Shininger on October 14, 1939, and he preceded her in death on September 16, 1993.
Her Legacya Inez was born January 18, 1915, in Defiance. She graduated from Defiance High School in 1932, and then attended the Mary Manse College in Toledo for two years.
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Family receives downed WWII pilot's boots nearly 70 years later
On Nov. 9, 1944, under heavy fire, a B-25 bomber co-piloted by 21-year-old Army Air Corps pilot, 2nd Lt.
Charles Lee Warnimont, 78, of Miller City, died at 1:31 p.m. Saturday, November 23, 2013, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima.
John Herzig, 79, Paulding, died Friday, November 22, 2013, at the CHP Defiance Area In-Patient Hospice Center, Defiance, Ohio.
She was born in Ceredo, W.Va., on December 5, 1928, to Ralph and Methel Bias, who, along with a sister, Nan Pack, preceded her in death.
Pauline 'Polly' Groff
Pauline "Polly" L. McLean Groff, 93, of Continental and Englewood, Florida, died at 7:50 p.m. Friday, November 22, 2013, at CHP Defiance Area In-Patient Hospice Center.