August 22, 2014

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Back to school: School supply lists
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 9:33 PM
'Large cat' sighting reported
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 8:31 PM

Possible bobcat sighted in county

By DENISE GEBERS • Progress Staff Writer

FORT BROWN – Last week the Paulding County Sheriff’s Office received what it believed to be a credible report of a “large cat” in Brown Township.

Sheriff Jason Landers issued a press release July 22 stating the animal was seen running north of the intersection of roads 151 and 108 on the east side of the road. Two contractors working in the area were the source of the information.

Communities For Kids school supply project under way
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 8:29 PM

By NANCY WHITAKER • Progress Correspondent

PAULDING – It seems like summer has just begun, but school will be back in session in a few weeks. So, now is the time to think about school supplies and those who may need assistance in purchasing them. In fact, a lot of stores already have them on display and the buying has already begun.

Communities For Kids, Susan Farr and Nicole Harris and volunteers, are currently gearing up for the 2014 school supply giveaway. This is the sixth year that Communities For Kids has coordinated the giveaway.

Antwerp Day In the park set for Aug. 9
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 8:28 PM

Antwerp Day In the Park set for Aug. 9


Progress Staff Writer

ANTWERP – Antwerp’s 15th annual Day In the Park is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 9 at Riverside Park. The day will be filled with community fun at the beautiful park along the Maumee River.

The day will kick off at 10 a.m. with a parade through downtown Antwerp. The crowd will then gather at the park at 11 a.m. for the official opening of the day’s events with the community band leading those in attendance in the National Anthem and a salute to the United States.

Visions Vol. 15 is released
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 8:27 PM

Visions historical edition released

In this issue of the Paulding County Progress, readers will find the 15th edition of our annual series, Visions of Paulding County: From the Historical Archives of the Paulding County Progress.

Gun raffle, computer updates approved at Payne
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 2:59 PM


By JOE SHOUSE • Progress Staff Writer

PAYNE – On Monday evening, the Payne Village Council met in regular session. Computer upgrades in the police and fire department were approved, council okayed the gun raffle for the fire department, and a promotion was also made within the fire department.