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Military Diplomas Granted To Eight Men

SHELBY - Eight men have received military diplomas from Shelby High School, years after they left their studies to join the military. The latest recipient, James Brown, was awarded his diploma Monday night at Shelby City Schools Board of Education meeting by Principal John Gies.

Brown, a WWII Veteran, spoke as he received his diploma. "Everyone was leaving our class for World War II," he said. "I went into the Merchant Marines until 1948. Then I came home and started my apprenticeship in brick laying. Back then you didn't have to go to a high school to do that."...Read More

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PCTC Shares Sound Financial Status

SHELBY - Pioneer Career and Technology Center board members were met with much good news Monday evening during their regular monthly meeting. This good news included new hire recommendations and a successful refinancing of the school's loan.

In her financial report, Treasurer Linda Schumacher was pleased to present the board an updated status on the refinancing of the school's Certificates of Participation. In the days immediately following April's board meeting, rates began to drop and Pioneer's advisors from Rockmill Financial advised Schumacher and Superintendent Greg Nickoli to proceed with the refinance...Read More

Huron County Community Library Gets First Round of Property Taxes

The Huron County Community Library had a March income of $250,883, according to fiscal officer Adam Searl.

Just less that $50,000 was from the Public Library Fund. The majority of the income in the General Fund was from the first round of property taxes, Searl explained.

The balance in the General Fund on March 1 was $766,434, he noted. Expenses were $95,947. With the property taxes, it leaves a balance in the General Fund of $921,370...Read More

NL Teachers, BOE Continue Contract Negotiations

CGI Road Services owners Gordon Cantley and Chris Jenko attended Monday night's New London Council meeting to address zoning issues.

Cantley told council members their operation located at 20 S. Main St. requires the storage of licensed and unlicensed vehicles behind a fence.

He said he had tried to obtain a zoning permit and wanted to share his experience with council...Read More

Brewster Cheese 2015 Awards Banquet

WALNUT CREEK, Ohio - Approximately 366 producers and guests attended the 19th annual Brewster Cheese Quality Awards of Excellence Banquet and Award Program.

The event was held March 26 in the Carlisle Village Inn at Walnut Creek. Entertainment was provided by Jep Hostetler PhD, author and inspirational speaker, speaking on the topic "Joy is a Choice", based on a Bible verse from Ecclesiasticus...Read More

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