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Tue Aug 19, 2014
Retiring FALCON Chair Espinoza receives surprise award
But this time, he found himself on the receiving end of a surprise award from his colleagues.
Defiance's East Second Street now open
Defiance's East Second Street, from Prospect Street to Grover Avenue, is officially open.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Commissioners Aug. 11 - Dog warden resigns
This 11th day of August, 2014, the Board of County Commissioners met in regular session with the following members present: Tony Zartman, Roy Klopfenstein, Fred Pieper, and Nola Ginter, Clerk.
Leslie Alan Short, 61, of Defiance, Ohio, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Saturday, August 16, 2014, at 11:25 p.m. at CHP Defiance Area In-Patient Hospice Center, surrounded by his family.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Lasagna category added to 2014 C-N Recipe Challenge
Do you have a lasagna recipe that has a fantastic ingredient only you add that makes the dish the talk of get-togethers? Or would you simply like to stack up your lasagna in a contest against other people's recipes and see who wins? Whatever your reason, welcome to The Crescent-News' exciting new Lasagna Challenge, as part of the annual C-N 2014 ... (more)
Sat Aug 16, 2014
WANE-TV Fort Wayne
Hot air balloons surround the Defiance County Airport
DEFIANCE, Ohio The first annual Defiance Hot Air Balloon Festival launched many balloons over the county's airport Saturday.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
State to offer Ohio farmers grants to reduce field runoff
Farmers in Defiance and 26 other counties will be eligible for new grants to plant cover crops, install drainage devices and otherwise reduce field runoff, under one of several new initiatives announced by state officials to deal with algal blooms.
Defiance, Ohio, is acting platoon sergeant helps as 173rd Airborne...
PABRADE, Lithuania "Sky Soldiers" of Troop A, 1st Squadron, 91st Cavalry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade volunteered to assist an orphanage with some much-needed renovations here July 26. "We're going to scrape off this old paint and repaint these walls while the kids are on their summer vacation in Poland," said 1st Lt.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
She was born in Evansport, Ohio, on February 7, 1923, the daughter of Melvin and Leota Cubberly.
Cybersecurity seminar at Defiance
U.S. Rep. Bob Latta, R-Ohio, will have a public cybersecurity seminar from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at Defiance College's Schomberg Auditorium in Defiance, Ohio.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Weed It & Reap: Johanna and Bill Mack
The stumpery in the Macks' ravine is not the most glorious of their 19 garden beds; it is, however, a quaint oddity that even Prince Charles has embraced.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
YFC auction on Saturday
The Defiance Area Youth for Christ will host their 27th annual auction on Saturday, Aug. 16 at the Extension building located on the Paulding County fairgrounds.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Barbara Jean Kurtz, 59, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away on Friday, August 1, 2014, at Indiana University Hospital in Indianapolis, where she had been a patient.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
The Times Bulletin
Area man charged with murder of ex-wife in - cold case'
Steven G. Noffsinger of Defiance was arrested and charged last week for the 1981 beating death of his ex-wife, Alma, in Oakwood.
University of Toledo
Manisa Isavas Gaining Momentum for Fall with Pair of Second-Place Finishes
TOLEDO, OH Junior Manisa Isavas has registered back-to-back strong outings in the last 10 days, posting runner-up showings at the Midwest Collegiate Amateur Series event at Highland Meadows Golf Club and the Ohio Women's Open.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Pioneer, Ohio, man killed in Monday crash
Killed was Robert Gray, 27, of Pioneer. He was pronounced dead at the scene by the Williams County assistant coroner.
He was born April 20, 1943, in Ludington, Michigan, to the late John and Cleo Christensen.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Defiance, Ohio, water supply not under an restrictions
Adam McDowell, superintendent of the Defiance water treatment plant, issued the following information about the city's water supply following concern about Toledo's water emergency.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Rev. Donald Holtzapple
Rev. Donald G. Holtzapple, 83, of Mansfield, went home to his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Thursday morning, July 31, 2014.