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Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010
By William Kincaid
CELINA - Officials intend to purchase 50 acres of land along Meyer Road to allow for a privately-owned solar energy plant and eventually six sludge ponds for the city.
Council members on Monday evening unanimously approved an ordinance to enter into an option purchase agreement with landowners Floyd and Joanne Heiby for $5,000. The city has until April 1 - with a potential extension to July 1 - to actually purchase the 50 acres for $600,000. [More]
By Shelley Grieshop
Local retailers may have good reason to be jolly this holiday season.
Shoppers appear to be hitting the stores earlier than last year and are more willing to part with their cash, according to area businesses.
"Sales were great this weekend and we were very busy. We're real happy, so far," said Paula Fledderjohann, manager of Readmore's Hallmark store in St. Marys. [More]
Obituaries on November 23rd, 2010
Harold Feltz, 70, Coldwater, died at 12:29 a.m. Nov. 21, 2010, at Ohio State University Medical Center in Columbus. [More]
Sr. M. Melitta Barga, CPPS, 92, Dayton, died Nov. 22, 2010, at the Maria Joseph Center in Dayton. [More]
Robert J. Willhoff Sr., 90, Coldwater, died at 4:30 p.m. Nov. 22, 2010, at Briarwood Village in Coldwater. [More]
Walter Gene Baker, 78, Rockford, died at 12:30 a.m. Nov. 18, 2010, at his home. [More]
Local pictures on November 23rd, 2010
Subscriber only stories on November 23rd, 2010
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Quick action needed to meet election deadlines
St. Henry village administrator to retire
St. Marys officials discuss new projects
Water and wastewater projects on future agenda
History sought of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church
Unemployment increases in Mercer County