PERRYSBURG MESSENGER JOURNAL

Perrysburg High School’s baseball team had a lot to celebrate April 15: they defeated Anthony Wayne 22-14; Nate Ball went 6-6, tying the record in Ohio for the most hits in a game; and Luke Borer h

On April 9, 2019, the Detroit Tigers, Cleveland Browns and Michigan lost a diehard sports fan.

June 10, 1955 – April 6, 2019

Patrick Jones, 44, became the City of Perrysburg’s police chief on April 16.

Chief Jones has been with the Perrysburg Police Division for 15 years, the last 10 as a detective.

ROSSFORD RECORD JOURNAL

A traveling memorial honoring Ohio military service members who made the ultimate sacrifice will return to Rossford this spring.

Rossford High School assistant principal and athletic director Patrick Murtha is resigning due to alleged “conduct unbecoming to the teaching profession.”

For the 22nd consecutive year, Rossford has been named a “Tree City USA.”

A place of pride will be created to honor outstanding alumni, veterans, students and athletes in the main hallway of the new Rossford High School.

HOLLAND-SPRINGFIELD JOURNAL

After three decades and a long list of accomplishments in the village, Holland Mayor Mike Yunker will retire as of June 30.

Changes in the traditional 0 to 100-point grading scale could be in the works for Penta Career Center students.

Springfield Township Fire Chief Barry Cousino presented the fire department’s March run report at the township trustees April 15 meeting.

The Ohio Department of Transportation offers the following safety tips when driving in work zones this orange barrel season:

POINT AND SHORELAND JOURNAL

Although the number of U.S. postal service employees who were attacked by dogs nationwide fell in 2018, any mail carrier can state that one bite is one too many.

The Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund (CELDF) has set up a crowdfunding page to support the defense of the Lake Erie Bill of Rights (LEBOR) in court.

On April 17, Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur announced $425,000 in federal funds for The Fair Housing Center in Toledo to strengthen its work to prevent and eliminate housing discrimination.

With the sunshine and weather cooperating, a small team of volunteers started cleaning up the Point Place Lighthouse on Summit Street.

 

Obituaries

On April 9, 2019, the Detroit Tigers, Cleveland Browns and Michigan lost a diehard sports fan.

June 10, 1955 – April 6, 2019

Lucille R. (Killion) Kretz, 91, of Perrysburg, passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 23, 2019, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Perrysburg.

Carolyn Chatos, 77, of Perrysburg, passed away on Saturday, March 23, 2019, at St. Luke’s Hospital. She was born in Ottawa, Putnam County, Ohio, to Lawrence E.

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