PERRYSBURG MESSENGER JOURNAL

Hey, everybody, let’s play pumpkins

Villette, almost 2 years old, enjoys visiting farms in the area with her mom and dad, Rachel and Mike Zickar.

 

 

Wood County Plays to hold fund-raiser for inclusive playground

Wood County Plays is holding another fund-raiser September 26: Tailgate Trivia.

PHS senior finds a way to help migrant communities

Aby Connell, a Perrysburg High School senior, recently organized a school supply drive for children of migrant workers.

The idea came to her while she was on Instagram.

Penta Patriot Day ceremony modified as staff, students recall September 11

The annual Patriot Day ceremony at Penta Career Center took on a different appearance in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

ROSSFORD RECORD JOURNAL

Penta Patriot Day ceremony modified as staff, students recall September 11

The annual Patriot Day ceremony at Penta Career Center took on a different appearance in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Twp. fire dept. organizes school supply drive

The Perrysburg Township Fire Department recently organized a collection of school supplies—including backpacks, crayons and glue—that benefitted Rossford and Perrysburg students.

The Rossford Planning Commission has approved five variances for a preliminary site plan for the proposed Circle K gas station/convenience store in the Crossroads.

Doughnut shop owner offers specialty pastries

At that wee hour of the morning when some establishments reach closing time, Chuck McGee arrives for work in downtown Rossford.

HOLLAND-SPRINGFIELD JOURNAL

SHS Homecoming 2020 steps off virtuall

Like most everything else this school year, Springfield High School’s Homecoming is taking on a new twist.

Maintenance Dept. performs tasks as district awaits return of students to school buildings

School may not be in session on Springfield campuses, but the buildings are nonetheless a flurry of activity.

Holland Village Council is searching for a new council member to replace Council President Noah Stone, who passed away September 6.

Patriot Day ceremony modified as staff, students recall Sept. 11

The annual Patriot Day ceremony at Penta Career Center took on a different appearance in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

POINT AND SHORELAND JOURNAL

On September 15, the Lucas County Commissioners applauded a decision by Franklin County Common Pleas Judge Richard Frye to give local boards of elections the flexibility to determine the number of

State Rep. Derek Merrin recently introduced the Anthony Dia Act, which would expand the Ohio Safety Officers College Memorial Fund.

Metroparks, NORTA open extension to region’s longest trail

Bicyclists and other users of the Metroparks Toledo paved trail system should find delight in the newest addition–a six-mile extension to the north fork of the Wabash Cannonball Trail.

Ohio EPA seeks input on area rivers

Ohio EPA is proposing changes to beneficial use designation rules for the Maumee, Sandusky, Huron and Portage river watersheds.

Obituaries

JOSEPH FRANK PIZZATO

Joseph Frank Pizzato, 74, of Perrysburg, Ohio, died September 6, 2020. He was born in Lusiana, Italy, on November 20, 1945. He moved with his family to High Park, Illinois.

PATRICIA A. BAKER

Patricia A. Baker, 82, of Perrysburg, Ohio, went home to be with the Lord on September 5, 2020, surrounded by her loving children.

MARIE ASHBAUCHER

Marie Ashbaucher was born on July 23, 1924, to Jesse and Anna in Honesdale, Pennsylvania.

CRESENCIO PATRICK MELCHOR

Cresencio P. Melchor, 38, of Perrysburg, Ohio, died unexpectedly Saturday, September 5, 2020. He was born on October 4, 1981, in Defiance, Ohio, to Eliseo R. and Cynthia V. (Gonzales) Melchor.

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