City provides updates on projects

The City of Perrysburg provided updates to projects happening around town.

Way Library to host discussion

Join Dr. Nicole Jackson for an online discussion of Alyssa Cole’s “A Princess in Theory” on Wednesday, August 12, 7 p.m. The discussion will take place on Zoom and registration is required.

A plan to reopen Penta Career Center for the 202021 school year received the green light from the board of education.


Linda Williams photographed this little guy recently.


Fixing teeth and ministering to the whole person’

Nearly five decades ago, Dr. William Zouhary, D.D.S., crossed the Maumee River from his boyhood home in south Toledo and entered the world of Rossford.

Benjamin Robison, a Bowling Green native, has been appointed as the new Wood County health commissioner.

Internship connects student to Washington leaders

The summer internship—part adventure, part learning experience— is a rite of passage for many college students.

State legislator and former Ohio Supreme Court justice Bob Cupp was elected as speaker of the Ohio House of Representatives last week.


A few additions to the Holloway Road improvement project prompted Holland Village Council to increase the engineer’s estimate by $30,000.

Twp. trustees join ‘Wear a Mask’ campaign

With COVID-19 a reality for the forseeable future, the Journal joins local public health officials in encouraging residents to “perform your task while wearing a mask.”

Springfield BOE releases plans for 2020-21 school year

Springfield students eager to be back in classes following the abrupt end of in-school instruction in March soon will be able to return to the classroom - albeit in a different format.

COVID-19 put the kibosh on many things over the past few months, including the Springfield Township master plan.


NAMI: Mental health is as important as physical health

The following is a guest column submitted by NAMI Wood County, a mental health organization based in Bowling Green.

New committee cleans up Summit

On July 29, a group of 15 concerned residents gathered at Friendship Park to form the Point/Shoreland Beautification Committee, an ad hoc committee under the Beautification Committee of the Point P

TPS to implement new procedures as part of settlement over discrimination complaints

Toledo Public Schools and the Department of Justice recently reached a settlement over an investigation into discrimination complaints.

Metroparks Toledo moves forward with levy on fall ballot

In a campaign that will feature some prominent community leaders, Lucas County voters will be asked to approve a 2-mill, 10-year property tax levy for Metroparks Toledo this November.



Polly Woolsey-Gaul, 96, of Columbus, passed away on Tuesday, July 28. She was born November 11, 1923, in Cleveland, Ohio.


Roy Albert Whitmore, 82, of Perrysburg, passed away August 5, 2020, at St. Luke’s Hospital. Roy was born November 28, 1937, in Toledo, Ohio, to Albert and Ruth (Mickens) Whitmore.


Robert “Bobby” Lyons died on July 23 in Arlington, Virginia, at the age of 83.

The son of Melvin “Sam” Lyons and Mary Walsh Lyons, Bobby grew up in Perrysburg, Ohio.


Robert “Bob” Mericle, 75, of Perrysburg, passed away in the early morning of Sunday, August 2, 2020, his family with him at his bedside.

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