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Kent State University recently announced its dean’s list for superior academic achievement during the spring semester.

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Napoleon Area City Schools recently welcomed new staff members, including (from left) Megan Burill, intervention specialist; Shawna Maassel, music teacher; Rebecca Stover, business/computer teacher; Megan Gerken, school counselor; Alexis Weidenhamer, preschool teacher; and Tammy Biddix, inte…

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New staff at Patrick Henry Local Schools for the 2021-22 school year include (front row, from left) Kayla VonDeylen, Alison Gerken, Tori Herzog, Cara Rettig, Keisha Shawber, (back row, from left) Rylee Bower, Sam Kohlhepp, Taylor Ulik, Karley Lederer and Adam Prigge.

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Wheaton College recently congratulated graduate Darby Rose Stevens of Archbold.

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ARCHBOLD — Four County Career Center is welcoming five new staff members for the 2021-2022 school year.

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ARCHBOLD — Seven students from Northwest State Community College’s practical nursing program celebrated completion of the program recently during a special pinning ceremony.

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ARCHBOLD — Students registered to attend Four County Career Center this fall can pick up their schedules and other important 2021-22 school information during the packet pick-up days at Four County Career Center Thursday, Aug. 5 and Tuesday, Aug. 10.

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Alexandra Ballow of Deshler was among more than 1,400 students awarded undergraduate and advanced degrees and certificates at Youngstown State University’s spring commencement.

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The Morley’s Field Foundation recently awarded seven students a $600 scholarship to the school of their choice. Pictured (from left) are Alexis Johnson, Jacob Highfield and Jessica Yunker, scholarship recipients; Tootie Bockelman, foundation chair; and Cassidy Wachtman, Jacob Waisner, Zack R…

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St. Paul Lutheran School’s office will be open to collect lunch money, tuition and education fees Thursday, Aug. 5 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. and 4-7 p.m. in the Trinity Center.

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Wheaton College student Darby Stevens of Archbold recently received the Theta Alpha Kappa: National Honor Society for Religious Studies and Theology.

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Two $2,500 Stephanie Lynn Kossow Memorial Scholarships were recently awarded to two 2021 Napoleon High School graduates. The recipients are Alexis Johnson (left) and Jessica Yunker (right). Presenting the scholarships is Tyler and Kohen Kossow (middle), Stephanie’s brother and nephew.

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The recently established Kim Beck Family Foundation presented six students a $1,000 scholarship to the school of their choice. Pictured (from left) are recipients Caely Ressler, Jacob Highfield and Jessica Yunker; Tootie Bockelman, foundation chair; and recipients Cassidy Wachtman, Alyssa Ja…

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COLUMBUS (AP) — Public schools and colleges in Ohio would be prohibited from requiring individuals to receive vaccines not granted full approval by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, under a bill targeting coronavirus vaccinations signed into law Wednesday by Gov. Mike DeWine.

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Northwest State Community College has announced its spring semester dean’s list.

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The Patrick Henry Local Schools Summer Robotics Workshop hit the road to tour the Gilson Screen Factory in Malinta. The group was greeted by plant supervisor Marty Lawrence who passed the group on to engineer John Cody for the plant tour. Students were shown all aspects of the operation and …

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Four County Career Center recently sponsored a week-long “summer camp” for seventh through ninth graders. Students had the opportunity to explore photography, turn trash into treasure, explore adventures in their inner creativity and skills in the kitchen from experienced instructors. Studen…

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Area students recently earned degrees from Bowling Green State University following the spring semester.

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Bowling Green State University undergraduate students who achieved grade point averages of 3.5 or better have been named to the spring semester dean’s list. To be chosen for the dean’s list, students must carry no fewer than 12 letter-graded credit hours per semester.

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The 6th Annual Job & Career Fair was recently held virtually at Four County Career Center with over 26 area employers available for seniors to meet with. Over 185 students had the chance to discuss their career options with local businesses, apply for positions and see the opportunities …

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ARCHBOLD — Four individuals have been selected to receive the Northwest State Community College Distinguished Alumni Award for 2020-2021 — Ruth Kauffman of Archbold, Terika Elston of Montpelier, Dr. Heidi DeSota of Defiance and Dr. Tiffany Johnston of Fayette.

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Katherine Sworden recently received a $1,000 scholarship from the Napoleon High School Alumni Association. Sworden is pictured with Brian Wade, Napoleon High School Alumni Association board president.

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Four County Career Center’s Construction Trade programs recently announced the construction of the 84th new home for a local homeowner. During this past school year, 100 high school students assisted with the construction of the home as part of their career training. Due to COVID-19, the car…