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Wednesday, July 13th, 2011
By Shelley Grieshop
Improved county finances will allow for three more sheriff's deputies.
Mercer County Commissioners on Tuesday approved hiring the road deputies - an action they OK'd late last year but delayed due to uncertainties about the 2011 state budget and its impact on county finances. [More]
By Amy Kronenberger
ROCKFORD - Parkway school board members voted 4-1 to give school administrators a 3 percent raise, effective Aug. 1.
Superintendent Greg Puthoff said Parkway was one of the only schools in the area to not have a budget deficit going into the new school year. It also is the only district to give its teachers a 2 percent raise for next school year. Many area schools gave teachers and administrators no raises. [More]
ACME District Tournament
By Mark Ruschau
CELINA - The Coldwater Cavaliers rode the strong arm of Drew Klosterman and used some early offense to eliminate the Celina Bulldogs, 6-1, on Tuesday night in District 4 ACME baseball action at Montgomery Field.
With the win, their sixth of the summer over Celina, the Cavaliers move to the district final series against fellow Midwest Athletic Conference member Minster. The best-of-three series begins on Thursday at 7 p.m. at the Wally Post Athletic Complex in St. Henry. [More]
Obituaries on July 13th, 2011
Ron Stienecker, 59, St. Marys, was found dead July 12, 2011, at his residence. [More]
Murle E. Green, 86, Celina, died at 5:58 a.m. July 12, 2011, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. [More]
Local pictures on July 13th, 2011
Subscriber only stories on July 13th, 2011
Spillway suit at Supreme Court
Trees removed as city park reopens
Heat buildup in vehicles deadly to trapped children
Grant money for future sewer project far less than expected
BOE looks toward adding tax levy
Health officials seek public feedback
Celina man arrested on felony drug charges
Businesses going strong with disaster loans
Choosing a Lake Festival queen
Princess to reign
Minster scrores three in fifth to beat Wapakoneta
Kill will make the jump to Division I