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Tuesday, August 4th, 2015
Shoppers to save on back-to-school purchases
By Shelley Grieshop
Ohio's first no-tax, back-to-school shopping weekend starts Friday amid mixed expectations from parents, retailers and county officials.
The three-day Sales Tax Holiday eliminates the 7.5 percent state and county taxes on eligible purchases of clothing, school instructional material and supplies. The event begins at 12:01 a.m. Friday and ends at 11:59 p.m. Sunday. [More]
Obituaries on August 4th, 2015
Niurka Hemmelgarn, 51, of Newburgh, passed away Saturday, August 1, 2015, at her home. [More]
Richard E. Smith, of Perrysburg and Marco Island, Florida, passed away Tuesday, July 28, surrounded by his devoted and loving family. He was 85. [More]
Harry Truman Rainey, age 69, of Coldwater, lost his battle with cancer on July 31, 2015 at his residence. [More]
Mildred E. Clott, 97, Fort Recovery, Ohio, died August 2, 2015, at Persimmon Ridge, Portland, Indiana. [More]
Theodore "Ted" Langenkamp, 50, Saint Marys, died 1:40 A.M. Saturday, August 1, 2015, at Saint Rita's Medical Center, Lima. [More]
Jack Lavern Alexander, was stillborn Saturday, August 1, 2015 at Joint Township Hospital, St. Marys. [More]
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