The Van Wert County Courthouse

Tuesday, May. 24, 2022

Editor’s note: This is the first in a three-part series detailing information from the 2015 Van Wert County Community Needs Assessment. This article is a summary of findings from the assessment, commissioned by the Van Wert County Health Collaborative. DAVE MOSIER/independent editor Representatives from local health agencies and schools were among those on hand to […]

POSTED: 04/28/16 at 8:26 am. FILED UNDER: News

Van Wert independent news Three sentencing hearings were on the docket for Wednesday’s session of Van Wert County Common Pleas Court, with a total of six people appearing in court that day on criminal charges. Ronald Cobb, 25, of Van Wert, was sentenced to 12 months in prison on a charge of importuning, a felony […]

POSTED: 04/28/16 at 8:10 am. FILED UNDER: News

VW independent/submitted information Funk is coming and will bring a grand finale to the 2015-16 Niswonger season! Chuck and Karen Koch, along with Jim and Theresa Robideau, present a night of the funkiest jazz known to man with award winning musician Brian Culbertson, this Saturday, April 30, at 7:30 p.m. Along with his soulful band, […]

POSTED: 04/28/16 at 8:09 am. FILED UNDER: News

VW independent/submitted information WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Bob Latta (R-Ohio) voted in support of H.R. 699, the Email Privacy Act, of which he is also a co-sponsor. Introduced by Representative Kevin Yoder (R-Kansas) and passed by the House of Representatives, H.R. 699 would prohibit a third-party provider of remote computing services or electronic communication services […]

POSTED: 04/28/16 at 8:05 am. FILED UNDER: News

Paulette (Miller) Burnett, 71, of Van Wert, died at 11:05 p.m. Tuesday, April 26, 2016, at her residence. She was born May 17, 1944, in Van Wert, the daughter of Lorraine (Clear) Miller, who preceded her in death, and the Rev. Paul Miller, who survives in Van Wert. On October 20, 1984, she married James […]

POSTED: 04/27/16 at 3:36 pm. FILED UNDER: Obituaries

The Knights kicked off last weekend with their junior/senior prom. The theme was A Night under the Stars and the prom was decorated with stars hung from the windows and lights hung on the ceiling. After Prom was at the bowling alley in Van Wert at Olympic Lanes. Siera Wood said, “My senior prom was […]

POSTED: 04/27/16 at 1:45 pm. FILED UNDER: Knights in the News

Firehouse Pizza of Middle Point recently held a creative fundraiser for Lincolnview Elementary School.  Students in grades 2-6 decorated a pizza box, which families could request when they placed their order.  For every custom pizza sold, owners Ernie and Molly Welch donated a portion of their proceeds back to Lincolnview.  A total of $350 was […]

POSTED: 04/27/16 at 1:30 pm. FILED UNDER: Lancer Lines

By Avery Mueller, Reporter The Venedocia Lads and Lassies met at the Venedocia Lions club on April 14 at 7 p.m. The pledges were led by club member Tara Radabaugh. Roll call was taken by club member Allison Bowser.    Health report was given by club member Chloe Etzcorn.  Safty report was also taken by club member […]

POSTED: 04/27/16 at 1:10 pm. FILED UNDER: Youth

POSTED: 04/27/16 at 1:06 pm. FILED UNDER: Cougar's Den

Amanda Boroff and Michael Boroff by sheriff to Pooling and Servicing Agreement, inlots 61, 62, Wren. James N. Clem and James M. Clem by sheriff to James Collins, lot 258-2, Van Wert subdivision. John Marquez, John P. Marquez, and Katherine Marquez by sheriff to Karl Joseph Bagley, inlot 3119, Van Wert. Royce N. High and […]

POSTED: 04/27/16 at 12:56 pm. FILED UNDER: Real Estate Transfers