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Thursday, February 9th, 2017
Cost savings sought
By Jeff Elking
NEW BREMEN - School board members on Wednesday considered suspending high school principal Brian Pohl's contract to cut costs.
Superintendent Andrea Townsend proposed the move, which would suspend Pohl's contract effective June 30. She cited the district's financial condition and declining enrollment. Pohl, who earns $90,714 a year, is in his fifth year as principal. [More]
By Tom Stankard
ROCKFORD - Parkway Local Schools board members at a special meeting Wednesday afternoon accepted Superintendent Greg Puthoff's retirement.
Puthoff has served as the district's superintendent for the past eight years. His retirement is effective July 31, board member Ryan Thompson said today. [More]
WBL Bowling
By Gary R. Rasberry
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
The St. Marys girls bowling team picked up one title and will look to pick up another later this week after winning the Western Buckeye League bowling tournament on Wednesday at 20th Century Lanes in Lima.
The Rou [More]
Obituaries on February 9th, 2017
C. Rosabelle Finke, 96, of St. Marys, OH died Monday January 30, 2017 at Otterbein-St. Marys. [More]
Rosemary C. Albers, 85, New Bremen, died on Feb. 8, 2017, at Elmwood Assisted L [More]
Patricia A. Francis, 83, Versailles, died on Feb. 8, 2017, at Versailles Health [More]
Local pictures on February 9th, 2017
Subscriber only stories on February 9th, 2017
Drivers struggle with slick roads
Fort reinstates basketball coach
St. Marys stadium safety questioned
State change could impede planning
Part-time wastewater supervisor is hired
Auglaize elections board OKs petitions for May ballot
Jordan rep. hears concerns in St. Marys
St. Henry board accepts resignation of track coach
Flyers, Blue Jays battling for second
Swimming postseason begins this weekend
Indians need a win against Cavs to stay in MAC race
Couple's love still growing after more than 70 years
Sisters inseparable for more than century
Couples share stories of their true loves