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Wednesday, October 20th, 2010
Company wants to make asphalt-like product from swine manure
By Nancy Allen
About 50 people attended a meeting Tuesday in Celina to learn about a process that turns swine manure into an asphalt-like material, fertilizer coatings and other products traditionally petroleum-based.
Jim Sattler, owner of NuVention in Valley View, the Ohio company developing the process, told the group he wants to set up an operation in Mercer County within a year. He hopes to have 45 units operating in Ohio in the next five years. [More]
By Amy Kronenberger
ROCKFORD - In the near future teachers at Parkway Local Schools will have a means to create their own websites.
At a school board meeting Tuesday, Martin Edwards from Infinite Cohesion Website gave a presentation on the new program Parkway technology teachers hope to implement. [More]
Division III Volleyball Van Wert Sectional
By Mark Ruschau
VAN WERT - The Fort Recovery Indians and the Coldwater Cavaliers overcame sluggish play to win their opening round matches in the Division III sectional Tuesday night at Van Wert High School.
In the first match of the night, Fort Recovery rallied from a deep hole in game one and went on to sweep the Fairview Apaches 28-26, 25-19, 25-12. [More]
Obituaries on October 20th, 2010
Irene Klosterman, 90, Vero Beach, Fla., died Sept. 28, 2010, at Hospice of Vero Beach, Fla. [More]
Local pictures on October 20th, 2010
Subscriber only stories on October 20th, 2010
County's insurance costs going up
RecPlex owner says he will reopen
Rockford residents to decide on library levy
Voters will decide on renewal levy
County receives two bids for ditch project
Attorney will litigate financial responsibility
Rockford to have final water treatment inspection today
Additional electricity purchase may be voted on
New Fort shop has it all
Bulldogs roll past Cougars
Miller on target in Celina win, 'Riders shut out by Redskins
Wildcats, Rangers advance