The Crescent-News - Friday Headlines


Fatal crash in Fulton County claims one

LYONS — A two-vehicle accident near here resulted in the death of a Michigan man on Saturday. Read more

Henry commissioners discuss ARPA funds, receive senior update

NAPOLEON — Henry County commissioners continued to discuss strategies for spending American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) dollars during their mee… Read more

Council told that 2021 fire service calls set a record

Defiance's fire service calls set a yearly record in 2021. Read more



Tuesday boys basketball: Archbold, WT use longball in big wins

Archbold 61, Stryker 34 Read more


Tuesday girls basketball: Pilots pound FJ, Apaches nip VW

Ayersville 54, Fort Jennings 28 Read more


Tuesday girls basketball: Defiance gets second win of season against Swanton

Defiance girls basketball controlled their non-league matchup with Swanton through its entirety on Tuesday as they defeated the Bulldogs at… Read more


Henry County common pleas

Jamie Taylor, 38, Napoleon, appeared for sentencing on a charge of aggravated possession of drugs (heroin), a fifth-degree felony. The defe… Read more

Putnam County common pleas

Elijah Bixler, 20, Leipsic, pleaded guilty to theft, a fifth-degree felony. He was granted drug treatment in lieu of conviction and all cri… Read more

Area police reports

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Recent Obituaries (last 7 days)


John Rushinsky

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — John Joseph Rushinsky, 81, of Fort Wayne, passed peacefully on Monday, January 17, 2022, surrounded by loved ones at Cov… Read more


George Keegan

MONTGOMERY, Mich. — George W. Keegan, 62, of Montgomery, passed away Wednesday, January 19, 2022, at Promedica Coldwater Regional Hospital. Read more