May 13, 2014
United Way to honor hometown service members on Armed Forces Day
In observation of Armed Forces Day, the United Way of Paulding County will be co-hosting an event with the American Legion in Oakwood and River Street Market in Antwerp from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, May 17. All military personnel, men and women, active and retired are cordially invited to attend this event.
James 'Jim' Batt
Jim was born in Defiance, Ohio, on June 13, 1942, the son of the late Al and Helen Batt.
PEVS board eliminates 5 teaching positions
In the business portion of the Paulding Exempted Village School Board meeting on April 29, the board approved calamity days, eliminated some teaching positions, teacher transfers and other school personnel actions for 2014-15.
Arrests in Cock-Fighting Incident in Fulton County
Local charges were filed against 44 year old Nieto Candelario of Delta, 42 year old Steve Scott, Jr. of Oakwood, 20 year old Dakota Scott of Continental, 31 year old Rigaberto of Napoleon, 26 year old Raul Hernandez-Baez of Weston, and 35 year old Raul Silva of
Once a queen: Heather (Hopkins) Ruetschle, 1994
Today: Wife and mom, Ruetschle, 37, has lived with her husband and kids since 1999 in Oakwood, Ohio, where for a decade she's been a volunteer leader with a bible study fellowship in nearby Dayton, Ohio.