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Friday, October 3rd, 2008
Both sides look to ratify deal during Wednesday meeting
By Margie Wuebker
Minster Local Schools board of education and the Minster Teachers Association reached a tentative agreement on a new contract Thursday night during a lengthy negotiating session at the high school.
Both sides sat down at 4:30 p.m. to resume talks on the contract, which expired June 30. The tentative agreement came hours later with team members leaving around 10 p.m. [More]
By William Kincaid
FORT RECOVERY - Camp fires billowed from rings, beagles barked and beer was drunk on the eve of the annual three-day Traders Day Festival at the Ohio Progressive Sportsman Club.
"As you can see, we got a pretty good turnout already," club Secretary Don Wehrkamp said on Thursday evening. [More]
By Mark Ruschau
COLDWATER - The ongoing drama that is the local cross country season continued Thursday afternoon as 26 teams gathered at Memorial Park and Cavalier Stadium for the 2008 Gene Weber Memorial Lions Invitational.
The day was highlighted by a much-anticipated boys race. Going in, as many as nine teams had a shot at the team title and the race did not disappoint as Minster won the title with 86 points. [More]
Obituaries on October 3rd, 2008
June W. Albaugh, 83, 812 Elm St., Celina, died at 9:25 a.m. Oct. 2, 2008, at Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford. [More]
St. Marys native David J. McEvoy, 53, of Lakeview, died at 6:35 p.m. Oct. 1, 2008, at Mary Rutan Hospital, Bellefontaine. Death was due to cancer. [More]
Former St. Marys resident Gwendolyn Walters, 79, of the Mennonite Memorial Home, Bluffton, died at 4:50 a.m. Oct. 2, 2008, at the home. [More]
Local pictures on October 3rd, 2008
Subscriber only stories on October 3rd, 2008
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