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Wildlife investigator lauded      


  State Wildlife Investigator Brian Bury, assigned to the Lake Erie Unit, has been named Wildlife Officer of the Year by Wildlife Officer Lodge 143, of the Fraternal Order of Police of the State of Ohio, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR).

        Bury was nominated along with six other Ohio wildlife officers and investigators.

All things new at Ashland Church

        Pastor Jeff Cooper at Ashland Church, 2350 Starr Ave., Oregon, has introduced the church’s preaching theme for 2018 – “Behold, I am making all things new.”

        “Based on Revelation 21:5, this year’s messages will see how God made things new in the past, how He will make things new in the future and how He is making things new in our time,” said Pastor Cooper.

Republican Women’s Club

welcome judicial candidates

        Members of the Wood County Republican Women’s Club recently met for their first meeting of 2018 in Perrysburg.

        Speakers included Judge Gene Zmuda, current Lucas County Common Pleas candidate for the Sixth District Court of Appeals, and Judge Craig Baldwin, candidate for Ohio Supreme Court.

        Judge Baldwin was appointed to the Fifth District Court of Appeals in 2013, and was elected to the position in 2014 and again in 2016. Prior to his time on the appellate court, he served eight years as a judge in the Licking County Court of Common Pleas, Domestic Relations Division.

        Both candidates shared their experiences and their reason for seeking judgeships to higher courts.


border wall

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