COLDWATER - Celina area farmer Dale Albers unseated incumbent board member Kevin Bettinger of Coldwater in a vote at Tuesday's annual Mercer County Soil and Water Conservation District banquet and annual meeting.
Albers, 43, is a machinist and farms roughly 280 acres in Mercer and Auglaize counties. He grows soybeans, corn, wheat and hay and raises 20 to 30 angus cattle steers a year with help from his father. Albers lives in Jefferson Township, just east of Celina. [More