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Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011
By Shelley Grieshop
Mercer County Commissioners on Tuesday approved action to put a countywide property tax levy on the March ballot to financially support the local health department.
The five-year, 0.6-mill levy was requested by the Mercer County-Celina City Board [More]
By Amy Kronenberger
ROCKFORD - Official election results released Tuesday showed incumbent Amy Joseph won the Rockford mayor's seat by two votes.
Joseph tallied 178 votes, and challenger Robert King received 176. The vote must be within one-half of 1 percent to constitute an automatic recount, Mercer County Board of Elections Director Deb Sneddon said. In the Rockford race, that equaled 1.77 votes. [More]
By Betty Lawrence
NEW BREMEN - Village council members Tuesday heard first reading of the 2012 wage ordinance, which gives an hourly pay raise of 70 cents to all village employees.
Village administrator Wayne York, per the agreement penned when he was hired, will r [More]
Obituaries on November 23rd, 2011
Joyce Ann Rose, 56, St. Sebastian, died at 6:15 a.m. Nov. 22, 2011, at her home [More]
Local pictures on November 23rd, 2011
Subscriber only stories on November 23rd, 2011
Kids can stop bullies
Patients, inmates to dine on turkey
'Green' funds awarded for education
Board members praise marching band/director
Farmers can expect tax increase
Officials begin plans for renovations
City plans improvements at Bryson Pool
Wabash answers call for change
Aces have improved since the week two thrashing vs. Cavs
Flyers' Wuebker will play hoops and attend Findlay
Celina, New Bremen open season Friday hosting tournaments