The Van Wert County Courthouse

Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019

VW independent/submitted information A Delphos-based computer servicing and tech repair company is giving local military veterans some assistance in starting their own business. The company, InterMedia 3, is leading a substantial innovative retail pilot project that is coming to Van Wert, according to Van Wert County Economic Development Director Sarah K. Smith. The franchise, PC-ER […]

POSTED: 05/31/14 at 7:15 am. FILED UNDER: News

The monthly meeting of the Van Wert Economic Development Advisory Group was hosted by Jim Miller at Miller Precision in the Van Wert Industrial Park as part of a tribute to the park and growth opportunities that exist. In addition to members of the group, guests from other businesses in the park were invited to […]

POSTED: 05/31/14 at 7:07 am. FILED UNDER: News

Submitted information WASHINGTON, D.C. — Following Tuesday’s veterans town hall meetings in Perrysburg, Findlay and Defiance, U.S. Representative Bob Latta (R-Ohio) on Friday sent a letter to House Veteran’s Affairs Committee Chairman Jeff Miller (R-Florida) and Ranking Member Michael Michaud (D-Maine), sharing the issues northwest Ohio veterans have had when navigating the Department of Veterans […]

POSTED: 05/31/14 at 7:06 am. FILED UNDER: News

Recently, the Vantage Career Center’s Buildings and Grounds Program lent a helping hand to the Van Wert Parks Department by installing a cement access pad to the band pavilion in Fountain Park. Parks & Recreation Department Director Sue Heppeard said she is grateful to instructor Larry Mengerink and his class for forming and laying the […]

POSTED: 05/31/14 at 7:04 am. FILED UNDER: News

VW independent/submitted information WREN — Wrenway Park’s Wiffleball Warehouse, in association with Bill Miller’s Auto Sales in Decatur, Indiana, is proud to present the second annual WrenStock Music Festival. This event will be held on Saturday, June 14, rain or shine. The first band will begin at 4 p.m., with the gates opening at 3 […]

POSTED: 05/31/14 at 7:00 am. FILED UNDER: News

Van Wert Federal Savings Bank recently made a $1,000 donation to the 2014 Relay For Life campaign. Here, the women of Van Wert Federal present the check in honor of their friend and co-worker, Jennifer Strabbing, who is currently undergoing cancer treatment. (photo submitted)

POSTED: 05/31/14 at 6:59 am. FILED UNDER: News

Van Wert Democratic Party information The Van Wert County Democratic Party will hold a social meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, June 9, at the Black Swamp Bistro in Van Wert. In addition to fellowship, Democrats will be seeking help manning their fair booth, and also help working and selling tickets for their fall banquet.

POSTED: 05/31/14 at 6:54 am. FILED UNDER: News

The Marsh Foundation School held its annual spring celebration this past Wednesday. The day included piano recitals, a musical production of The Wizard of Oz, a graduation ceremony and a luncheon.  A total of seven students were honored for receiving their high school diplomas. Many of the young residents’ friends and families, as well as […]

POSTED: 05/31/14 at 6:53 am. FILED UNDER: News

Eldiva M. “Devey” Medford, 90, of Van Wert, died at 4:15 p.m. Friday, May 30, 2014, at the Van Wert Area Inpatient Hospice Center after a short illness. She was born December 19, 1923, in Latty, the daughter of the late Ray and Goldie (Merriman) Griffis. On June 25, 1943, she married Clarence “Jimmy” Medford […]

POSTED: 05/31/14 at 6:03 am. FILED UNDER: Obituaries

Margaret Ann Freck, 92, of Decatur, Georgia, passed away Tuesday, April 8, 2014, after a brief illness. She was born December 21, 1921, in Rockford, Ill., the daughter of the late Major Charles E. Blough and Katherine Smiley Blough. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death her husband of 49 years, Harold […]

POSTED: 05/30/14 at 10:44 pm. FILED UNDER: Obituaries