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Wednesday, December 13th, 2006
By William Kincaid
COLDWATER - Sixth-grade students at Coldwater schools are not ready for the subject matter in the state's social studies curriculum, according to middle school teacher Dan Pohlman.
During a presentation for school board members Tuesday night, Pohlman and other social studies teachers said many of the sixth-graders have never heard of the concepts being taught, let alone how to pronounce them. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
It's a perfect way to end a college football career.
Wilmington senior safety Chad Otte finished his college career as a finalist for the Gagliardi Trophy, signifying the top player in Division III football.
The Marion Local graduate was one of 10 finalists for the award, to be presented tonight in Salem, Va. in preparation for the Division III national title game. Otte just missed out on being one of the four regional finalists who are invited to the presentation. [More]
Obituaries on December 13th, 2006
Alvina T. Bernard, 84, 8619 state Route 119, Maria Stein, died at 11 p.m. Dec. [More]
Monica R. Grevenkamp, 85, 6463 state Route 119, Maria Stein, died at 12:50 p.m. Dec. 11, 2006, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. [More]
Dennis Poppe, 60, of Celina, died the evening of Dec. 12, 2006, at St. Rita's M [More]
Velma Stork, 83, of St. Marys, died at 5:48 p.m. Dec. 12, 2006, at Otterbein Re [More]
Local pictures on December 13th, 2006
Subscriber only stories on December 13th, 2006
Auditor chosen
Mendon zoning board sets meeting then learns it has no authority over shed
BOE discusses no smoking policy
Emergency issues will be decided at year-end meeting
Council meeting spiced up with discussion of the price of salt
Board of elections officials get raises
Rindler Automotive opens up shop in New Bremen