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Slideshow: Raider sendoff
Thursday, December 05, 2013 2:05 PM
Slideshow: Signs of support for the Raiders
Thursday, December 05, 2013 11:14 AM

Wayne Trace JH-HS students are showing their Raider Pride in the hallways as well as at the football games as of late. The school is a true sea of Red, White, & Blue. The Spirit Club led by Mrs. Chrissy Sinn has been busy showing their pride and appreciation toward the Wayne Trace Raider Football team in anticipation of their State Championship game on Friday. The Lincolnview cheerleaders even paid a visit this week to show their support. Thanks to everyone for their part in such a memorable season, and GO RAIDERS!!!

Jail agreement should save county thousands of dollars
Tuesday, December 03, 2013 2:31 PM


By NANCY KLINE • DHI Correspondent

A contract approved last month between the Putnam County and Paulding County commissioners will provide a steady, consistent stream of money for the Putnam County’s Adult Detention Center. Putnam County has agreed to house Paulding County prisoners for $250,000 annually through Dec. 31, 2015.

New MRI service debuts at PCH
Tuesday, December 03, 2013 2:26 PM
Here, Andy Cunningham, RT(R), MR, an MRI applications specialist with DMS, explains some of the features to a volunteer “patient” about to enter the unit. Denise Gebers/Paulding County Progress


PAULDING – A new MRI service is available at the Paulding County Hospital. They have contracted with DMS Health Technologies to supply open bore MRI technology to better serve local patients.

The mobile unit will be available on Saturdays and Tuesdays featuring a Siemens MAGNETOM Espree. The unit is larger than a traditional MRI: it is 125 cm front to back, has a 70 cm diameter and accommodates up to 550 lbs. on its table.

An open house for the county’s medical personnel and the community at large was conducted Monday. For more information or to schedule an appointment, phone 419-399-1131.


Winter Wonderland Party at the library
Tuesday, December 03, 2013 2:16 PM
Children enjoy making a craft during the Winter Wonderland event in 2012.

PAULDING – ’Tis the season to be jolly and join the party at the Paulding County Carnegie Library. Mark your calendar now for the 7th Annual Winter Wonderland Party to be held on Thursday, Dec. 5 in the Children’s Room of the main historic Carnegie library in Paulding.

Children are invited to visit anytime from 6-8 p.m. to have a free photo taken with Santa.

Santa visitors will follow a wintery path through a forest of Christmas trees while they make their way to see this jolly ol’ elf. Partygoers will also enjoy refreshments, make a craft and go home with a fun goody bag.

Enjoy the sounds of the seasons, twinkling lights and beautiful decorations, plus check out the library’s selection of awesome Christmas and holiday books and movies during this fun-filled event.

For more information contact the library at 419-399-2032.

Paulding Council works on year-end legislation
Tuesday, December 03, 2013 2:12 PM

By BILL SHERRY • Correspondent

PAULDING – Paulding Village Council met on Monday, Dec. 2 and acted on several pieces of legislation.