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As planning continues for the upcoming academic year, so do efforts for a new Shelby school envisioned to open in 2022 on the school district's campus off Smiley Avenue.

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The YMCA in Shelby officially reopened on Monday, June 1.

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Less than three weeks after the Shelby parks board reversed course and decided to open the Seltzer municipal swimming pool for 2020 after all, an opening date has been set for the pool.

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JACKSON TOWNSHIP -- When it comes to  recyclables and trash being improperly dumped at a township recycling center, officials are looking at addition by subtraction as the solution.

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Rain, accompanied by thunder, arrived in Shelby as part of a storm system moving its way through north-central, northwestern and northeastern Ohio today.

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Members of the Flower Girls were out planting Tuesday, May 26 at the entrance areas to Seltzer and McBride parks in Shelby as beautician efforts continue.

Morgan Gove received some good news as the school year neared its close, an honor that came at a historic time for the Class of 2020 during the coronavirus crisis.

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Its last nine weeks of school disrupted by the worldwide coronavirus pandemic, Shelby High School honored its Class of 2020 with a parking lot graduation ceremony on Saturday.

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Long lines were reported at Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles offices, including in Shelby, as they reopened on Tuesday, May 26 following more than two months of coronavirus closures.

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A look at Memorial Day in downtown Shelby as part of an event that included the playing of "Taps," a flag raising and the firing of rifles as a salute on May 25.

Sharon Township trustees agreed to open the meetings to public starting at 7:30 p.m. June 1 at the Sutter Roush Room following all current CDC guidelines for social distancing and safety practices, the township reported in an announcement.

Traffic was slowed, along State Route 39 near Myers Road, as a result of a crash during the evening commute on Thursday, May 21.

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Prior to the recent rainstorms, the American Legion, O'Brien Post 326 in Shelby, took advantage of pleasant spring weather as improvements were made to its facility off East Main Street.

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Ohio reached a new phase in the fight against coronavirus on Tuesday, Gov. Mike DeWine announced in stating that Ohio is moving from government orders to "strong recommendations."

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Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine on Monday took steps aimed at bars and restaurants that did not follow social distancing and other other coronavirus safety guidelines as they reopened, state action that is being prompted by photos showing crowded bars over the weekend.

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A Shelby resident is seeking donations of used wheelchairs and other equipment such as walkers and crutches so that he can refurbish them and then provide them for free to disabled veterans in the community.

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JACKSON TOWNSHIP -- Trustees are expressing renewed concerns about people improperly dumping overflowing amounts of recyclables and some trash at a recycling center outside the township hall and garage.

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CLASS OF 2020: To be included in our upcoming graduation preview, please send your senior photo to kbrown@sdgnewsgroup.com

Shelby's school board recently received an update on its athletic facilities plan, an effort that eventually could see its football field moved from Skiles Field near downtown to the high school campus off Smiley Avenue.

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Shelby's retail sector received a boost Wednesday as Ohio store openings continued during the coronavirus crisis that had led to government-ordered shutdowns dating back to March. 

To honor Peace Officers Memorial Day and National Police Week, Gov. Mike DeWine ordered that all U.S. and Ohio flags be flown at half-staff on all public buildings and grounds throughout the state from sunrise to sunset on Friday, May 15, his office announced.

The Ohio Air National Guard’s 179th Airlift Wing is scheduled to conduct a series of flybys across the state of Ohio, including in Shelby, the guard announced in a news release.

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