DALLAS (AP) — A major U.S. provider of software services to state and local governments acknowledged Friday that it was hit by a ransomware attack two days after telling clients an unknown intruder had compromised its phone and information technology systems.
With 11 new COVID-19 cases last week, Williams County moved into the Orange level in the Ohio Public Health Advisory System. Williams County had been at the lowest level, Yellow, since Aug. 13. Orange indicates an increased exposure and spread of the virus.
The Williams County Economic Development Corporation in partnership with OhioMeansJobs Williams County are hosting a drive-through job fair Thursday, Oct. 1, in the parking lot of the Williams County Community Offices East Annex, at 1425 E. High St., in Bryan.
Preceptor Sigma Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi started its new sorority year on Sept. 10 at Lisa Warner’s camper at Hickory Acres Campground. Hostesses for the evening were Warner and Peg Sanders.
The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR), in collaboration with the Black Swamp Conservancy, broke ground on a new H2Ohio wetland project in Williams County last week.
Now a senior at Bryan High School, Chris Imm, 18, has been a member of Boy Scout Troop 1222 for the past 10 years, rising to the second highest rank of Life.
Fire and Iron Station 84 did an Out of the Darkness poker run on Sunday. The poker run was to raise money for suicide awareness. Station 84 donated $1,885 to the Williams County Out of the Darkness American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. We from Fire and Iron Station 84 would like to tha…
During their briefing Tuesday on the COVID-19 pandemic, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted encouraged Ohioans to cooperate if contacted by a contact tracer.
Millcreek West-Unity Board of Education heard that the new district solar array is now online, and approved 20 new employees for the 2020-21 school year at their regular monthly meeting Monday.
Ohio Secretary of State Frank LaRose is partnering with electric co-ops to host voting webinar and election Q&A on Sept. 25 from 2-3 pm. The first half of the virtual meeting will provide information on where and how Ohioans can vote on Nov. 3, deadlines to be aware of, and how they can …
This week is National Farm Safety and Health Week, and one aspect that has become even more apparent the last few years is the area of mental health.
ALG Health announced Monday it is opening a new respirator mask making facility in Bryan that eventually could bring as many as 400 new jobs to Williams County.
On Thursday, Millcreek-West Unity Local Schools staged a “throwing of the switch” event for the first solar array generating electricity and producing power for a Williams County school.
Williams County Commissioners on Thursday passed a resolution designed to provide funding to help local families cover the costs of keeping families together and achieve stable placement of children.
Wausau Supply Co. announced Friday it is expanding its established service area by opening a distribution facility in West Unity. Scheduled to open this fall, the facility will house a selection of products from the industry’s top manufacturers along with its own proprietary brands, Diamond …
The Family Video stores in Bryan and Defiance are closing, Scott Jaynes, company district manager, confirmed to The Bryan Times Friday.
Like many communities in Williams County, the Pioneer Village Council is trying to find the best ways to spend its COVID-19 relief money before time runs out.
The William County Health Department is the recipient of funding that could help eligible Kunkle residents cover the cost of tying into the multi-million-dollar Kunkle sanitary sewer project.
Four candidates for the two 2020 Ohio Supreme Court races have agreed to participate in a virtual forum organized by the nonpartisan Ohio Debate Commission.
• The Williams County Commissioners will meet in regular session from 8:30 a.m.-noon and 1-4:30 p.m., or until adjournment, today at the fourth floor of the courthouse. To join the meeting via Zoom, log onto https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83467802052?pwd=SEtCTGQwYzV6TUtmaHAwR0dUdXlmUT09 and use m…
Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, students attending Stryker Local Schools have four different educational options this year, Stryker School Board members heard at their monthly meeting Monday.
Perhaps unsurprisingly, the COVID-19 pandemic will likely affect Bryan Municipal Utilities in terms of which infrastructural improvement projects it can afford to take on next year.
Due to an upsurge in COVID-19 cases in the past two weeks, Williams County is on the verge of being elevated to a higher threat level in the state’s color-coded coronavirus warning system.
The Ohio Department of Aging reemphasized its plans to authorize reopening adult day care and senior centers on Sept. 21, though county senior centers will begin opening Oct. 5.
“Don’t be in debt to anyone, except for the obligation to love each other. Whoever loves another person has fulfilled the Law. The commandments, ‘Don’t commit adultery, don’t murder, don’t steal, don’t desire what others have,’ and any other commandments, are all summed up in one word: You m…