Wednesday, March 28th, 2012
New elementary, renovated middle school plan backed
By Amy Kronenberger
CELINA - City residents responded to a call for feedback on a possible school construction project.
Approximately 75 residents attended a community meeting Tuesday evening to learn about building options for Celina City Schools. About 87 percent favored constructing a new elementary school, demolishing East and West elementaries and renovating the middle school. [More]
Company that will use manure from the lake watershed secures state tax credit
By Nancy Allen
CARTHAGENA - Plans are moving forward for a company that wants to set up an $11 million business to make organic fertilizer from local manure.
AG Conversions Ohio, LLC, is among 12 pro-jects approved by the state this week for a tax credit. Amiran Technologies of Oak Creek, Wis., is building the plant and officials expect funding to wrap up soon. [More]
New Knoxville
By Shelley Grieshop
NEW KNOXVILLE - A bomb threat scribbled on a bathroom wall led to an evacuation Tuesday afternoon of students and staff at New Knoxville Local School.
Two dogs with the Lima-Allen County Bomb Disposal Unit searched the school and grounds but found no explosive devices or suspicious articles, according to Auglaize County Sheriff Al Solomon. No arrests have been made. [More]
Obituaries on March 28th, 2012
Genevieve Russell, 74, St. Marys, died March 24, 2012, at St. Marys Living Center. [More]
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Subscriber only stories on March 28th, 2012
'Vicious' dogs debated
Village may need to change dog ordinance
County sued by local recycling business
Focus put on new performance system
Students win top honors in duck stamp contest
New agency offers home services to senior citizens
Staying in style for 40 years
Flyers' miscues vault Bulldogs to easy win
Walls' two-run home run helps Parkway rally past St. Marys
Wildcats well armed again
Inexperience a concern for Bulldogs this season
Celina should be a contender in the WBL
Coldwater striving to get back to elite level
Cavaliers hope to be contenders in MAC
Continued improvement the goal for Indians
Osterholt is optimistic despite low numbers
Depth will be an asset for improving Flyers
Marion's underclassmen must develop quickly
Minster aiming to repeat as D-IV state champs
Robinson feels Minster can contend in MAC
Cox hoping it's a retooling year, not rebuilding
Griesdorn impressed with work ethic, attitudes
Veteran squad returns for Parkway's Schumm
New pitchers, catcher must step up for Panthers
St. Henry welcomes back wealth of experience
Veteran defense will be key for young pitchers
Pitching the big question mark for 'Riders
St. Marys focused on consistent improvement
Bulldogs will be contenders in the WBL
Distance runners will lead the way for Cavs
Low numbers is a concern for Indians
Strong work ethic has been key for Flyers
Another successful season ahead for Minster
Cardinals will build around returning leaders
Distance crews to lead Panthers
Redskins will be led by distance runners
Roughriders are pushing for top half of WBL
Bulldogs will be led by three singles players
Newlove, Brooks will lead the way for 'Riders