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Thursday, March 29th, 2012
Officials debate college readiness
Area students need fewer remedial classes
By Amy Kronenberger
A recent report on remediation rates for college freshmen has the governor scrutinizing high schools, but a local superintendent says the focus should be on colleges.
The report, which was presented by the Ohio Board of Regents and did not include [
Proposed skateboard park scooted to new location
By William Kincaid
CELINA - The location of a proposed skateboard park has been changed from Mercelina Park to the old tennis court at Westview Park.
"They (local skateboarders) are looking at something there right now," Celina Mayor Jeff Hazel said Wednesday afternoon. [
Obituaries on March 29th, 2012
Barbara A. Weber, 72, Celina, died at 8 p.m. March 27, 2012, at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne, Ind. [
David Earl, 61, Celina, died March 18, 2012.
He was born May 17, 1950, in Mid [
Irene A. Brookhart, 82, Columbiana, died at 11:30 p.m. March 27, 2012.
She wa [
Former St. Marys resident Jonathan Everage, 30, died March 28, 2012, at Gila Re [
Local pictures on March 29th, 2012
Subscriber and paid stories on March 29th, 2012
Grand Lake Watershed gets $1 million from special funds
GRAND LAKE - USDA officials announced Wednesday another $1 million has been approved for the Grand Lake Watershed.
The special funds from the Envir
Squad may see cut in funding
New Bremen Emergency Medical Services
NEW BREMEN - Council members on Tuesday held first reading of a resolution establishing the annual contract with New Bremen Emergency Medical Services.
Union agrees to two-year contract
MINSTER - The Minster Teachers Association met Wednesday and voted to accept a two-year contract presented by the school board.
"We have been in ne
WSU-LC swept in doubleheader against Urbana
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
The Wright State University-Lake Campus baseball team lost a pair of games, 4-2 and 5-0, against NCAA Division II Urbana University on Wednesday afternoon at Celina's Montgomery Field.
Only loss for 1963 WBL champions came against LCC during postseason
Last Curtain Call
With the cracking vibrations of wooden bats and the distinguishable thud of a baseball landing into a mitt, the high school baseball season was in full motion 49 years ago this week on the eastern banks of Grand Lake St. Marys.
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