2 hrs ago
Northwest Ohio snow emergencies
Some northwest Ohio counties have downgraded their snow level emergencies following Wednesday's winter storm.
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6 hrs ago
Defiance under a snow emergency, parking ban set
Defiance Mayor Bob Armstrong has declared a snow emergency effective immediately and subsequent parking ban today beginning at 11 p.m. To facilitate the movement of traffic and permit efficient snow removal operations, parking is prohibited on the following downtown streets from 11 p.m. today until 7 a.m. Friday.
10 hrs ago
Henry commissioners approve joint ditch construction project
The commissioners met with Bob George to discussion the joint ditch project. The Putnam County Soil and Water Conservation District provided a set of design drawings, specifications, engineer's estimate, aerial watershed map, parcel list and a scheduled of damages for the proposed ditch project.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
AAUW hears about the work of Children's Lantern
Children's Lantern was the topic for the March program of the Defiance branch of AAUW.
Nationally-known cellist, Mike Block, to perform Sunday
Cellist Mike Block, hailed by Yo-Yo Ma as "the ideal musician of the 21st century," will make an appearance on Sunday, as part of the Moats Enterprises "Sunday at the Center" series.
People & Places, 3-12-14
Meeting changed: The Defiance Township's March 2014 meeting date has been moved from March 25 to March 18. The meeting will be held at 7 p.m. at the Defiance County Commissioners office, in the second floor conference room, located at 500 Court St., Defiance.
Council establishes 'Democracy Day'
Defiance City Council not only passed an ordinance to that effect, but also approved four other legislative items, including an ordinance concerning its long-term sewer control plan.
Defiance Township meeting changed to March 18
The Defiance Township's March 2014 meeting date has been moved from March 25 to March 18. The meeting will be held at 7 p.m. at the Defiance County Commissioners office, in the second floor conference room, located at 500 Court St., Defiance.
Photo: Masonry work being done at Citizens National Bank site in Defiance
Taking full advantage of Monday's warmer temperatures was Rog Schroeder of Schroeder Masonry, Leipsic.
Two Defiance city employees applauded for workplace accomplishments
Council also approved five legislative items during its regular meeting before meeting in executive session to discuss pending litigation.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
The recidivism rate among Ohio's convicted criminals -- the measure of inmates who are returned to prison after reoffending follow release -- is at a record low, but that doesn't mean all is well with the state's correctional system.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Winter Storm Watch for northwest Ohio
The National Weather Service northern Indiana has issued a Winter Storm Watch for Defiance, Henry, Paulding, Fulton, Williams and Putnam counties in the six-county area.
Martha A. Thieroff, 72, of Holgate, passed away on March 8, 2014, at the CHP Defiance Area In-Patient Hospice Center, Defiance, Ohio.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Rev. G. Allan Fillman
Father Fillman was born in Defiance on September 17, 1951, a son of William H. Fillman and Mary "Monica" Fillman.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Defiance County horsemen to hold dinner on March 29
The Defiance County Area Horsemen's Association is conducting their fourth annual reverse raffle dinner on Saturday at 6 p.m. at the Defiance K of C Hall.
William 'Bill' Behrman
William "Bill" Fred Behrman, 79, of Defiance, died Wednesday, March 5, 2014, at the Lutheran Home in Napoleon, after a long and courageous battle with cancer.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Defiance County horsemen to hold silent auction for breedings
There are currently five Ohio pacing stallions, four Ohio trotting stallions, seven Indiana pacing stallions, three Indiana trotting stallions, one Pennsylvania pacing stallion, one Delaware pacing stallion, one Maryland pacing stallion, and one Maryland trotting stallion.
Grayce E. Chatham, of Defiance, was born in Defiance, Ohio, on June 17, 1919, to Chauncey and Eunice Rittenhouse.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Barbara J. Waltimire, 80, of Napoleon, Ohio, died peacefully Saturday, March 1, 2014, at CHP Defiance Area In-Patient Hospice Center.