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Friday, May 6th, 2011
By Amy Kronenberger
CELINA - Members of the Celina Education Association have agreed to freeze their base pay and step pay for two years.
The CEA and school board members reached the contract agreement during a special meeting Wednesday.
It is the second local union to agree to such salary terms. The Coldwater Teachers Union last week made the same move. Teachers' contracts historically include an increase in base salary and step pay, which is based on a teacher's education and years of experience. [More]
By Nancy Allen
After a stunted start, a local effort to raise money to keep the Mercer County OSU Extension office open is growing.
Cooper Farms on Tuesday donated $25,000, said volunteer Jeff Rasawehr.
"Last week I was concerned, but now we have gone from concerned to being elated," the Celina farmer said Wednesday, adding that he has verbal agreements from two other ag businesses. [More]
Obituaries on May 6th, 2011
Alice Janette Burger, 86, Celina, died May 5, 2011.
Arrangements are pending [More]
Fern A. Moorman, 92, Celina, died May 4, 2011, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. [More]
Local pictures on May 6th, 2011
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