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Wednesday, August 17th, 2016
By William Kincaid
CELINA - Election officials on Tuesday morning discussed security measures and efforts to counter potential voter fraud at the polls during the November general election.
Last month, board of elections members talked about asking the sheriff to assign deputies to the polls because of the heated, divisive nature of presidential campaigns. [More]
By Jeff Elking
NEW BREMEN - District students performed well on the 2015-2016 state tests, elementary principal Diane Kramer said at Tuesday's school board meeting.
Students in grades 3-8 were tested in science, math, English and social studies. In each case, the students scored well above the state average, she said. Especially of note, the math scores for all of the grade levels ranged from 85 percent to 94 percent passage rate. In comparison, the state average ranged from 51 percent to 69 percent. [More]
Obituaries on August 17th, 2016
Cyril C. Albers age 76 of Celina formerly of Osgood, Ohio passed away at 2:10 PM Tuesday, August 16, 2016 at Otterbein St. Marys Retirement Center. [More]
Edith S. Maurer, 90, formerly of New Knoxville, died 12:15 A.M. Tuesday, August 16, 2016, at Otterbein Saint Marys Retirement Community. [More]
Ronnie Lee Thomas, 74 of Arlington passed away on August 15, 2016.
He was bor [More]
Jacob "Jack" Rodriguez, 62, Celina, died on August 16, 2016, at St. Rita's Medi [More]
Lisa Renee (Piper) Ragon, age 58 of Tipp City, OH, formerly of Celina, OH passe [More]
Joseph M. Cheadle, 55, Ansonia, died on Aug. 14, 2016, at Good Samaritan Hospital, Dayton. [More]
Herbert Sanning, 60, Walland, Tenn., and formerly of the area, died on Aug. 16, [More]
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