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Tuesday, February 14th, 2017
Fort Recovery
By Sydney Albert
FORT RECOVERY - Fort Recovery Local Schools could lose 3 percent of its state funding over the next two years, totaling $170,057, under Gov. John Kasich's recently proposed two-year school budget.
"Again, this is all preliminary and a lot of people are complaining and rightly so, because in the preliminary numbers it looks like, once again, rural school districts and school districts who need the money are getting hit," treasurer Lori Koch said at Monday's school board meeting. [More]
By Georgia Rindler
COLDWATER - Plans for an amphitheater in Memorial Park were unveiled during Monday's village council meeting.
The 1,600-square-foot pavilion will be located in the northeast section of the park between the gazebo and shelter house No. 3, said village administrator/engineer Eric Thomas. [More]
New Bremen dominates second half to pull away from Parkway for an 82-43 victory in MAC action
By Gary R. Rasberry
NEW BREMEN - With 3:16 left in the first half, New Bremen held a slim 30-28 lead on Parkway.
That was the last time that the Cardinals had to worry about holding on against the Panthers.
New Bremen outscored Parkway 52-15 over the final 19 minutes of the game en route to an 82-43 victory in Midwest Athletic Conference girls basketball action on Monday night at Cardinal Gymnasium. [More]
Obituaries on February 14th, 2017
Janice "Jan" N. Colson, 64, Saint Marys, died suddenly at 4:35 P.M. Sunday, February 12, 2017, at Saint Rita's Medical Center, Lima. [More]
Richard C. "Dick" Kreischer, Sr., 93, of rural Van Wert Co., died Saturday, February 11, 2017, at 12:15 PM at Van Wert Manor. [More]
Bill L. Pyle, age 86, of Celina, OH, passed away of a broken heart on Monday, February 13, 2017 at 7:30 am at Briarwood Village, Coldwater, OH. [More]
Douglas William Bomholt, age 54, of Celina, passed away Monday, February 13, 20 [More]
Local pictures on February 14th, 2017
Subscriber only stories on February 14th, 2017
City seeks funds for street project
Council eyes radar traffic signals
Group continues to discuss lake level
Ordinance aims to help pay for flood damage
St. Marys council OKs rezoning to residential
Marion Local board updated on honor roll
Kuether continues to shine for Bishops
Flyers win over Blue Jays
Stahl is new FSA director