Education briefs

Education briefs

Marker receives distinguished alumnus award LIMA — Mary L. Marker received the 2018 Distinguished Alumnus Award during the Ohio Association of C...

July 18th, 2018 |  


On July 9, 1776, the Declaration of Independence was read aloud to Gen. George Washington’s troops in New York.In 1540, England’s King Hen...

July 8th, 2018 |  


Bottom of Rockies’ order comes up big in 6-3 win against Reds

CINCINNATI — Ian Desmond hit a two-run homer, and Gerardo Parra and Tony Wolters each drove in a pair of runs Wednesday night as the bottom of C...

June 6th, 2018 updated: June 7th, 2018. |  



Marijuana delivery made to wrong car, Milan man arrested

Marijuana delivery made to wrong car, Milan man arrested

NORWALK, Ohio (AP) — Police in northern Ohio say a man who delivered a bag of marijuana to the wrong car in a store parking lot has been charged...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


Schlumbohm wins Putnam County commissioners race

Schlumbohm wins Putnam County commissioners race

OTTAWA — John Schlumbohm cruised to an easy win in the Republican primary for Putnam County commissioner on Tuesday.Schlumbohm, the mayor of Pan...

May 8th, 2018 updated: May 8th, 2018. |  


Voters approve Ottawa-Glandorf income tax increase

Voters approve Ottawa-Glandorf income tax increase

OTTAWA — Voters in the Ottawa-Glandorf district showed strong support for their schools Tuesday, approving a 1 percent income tax increase to fu...

May 8th, 2018 updated: May 8th, 2018. |  


Spencer wins Auglaize County commissioner race

Spencer wins Auglaize County commissioner race

WAPAKONETA — Doug Spencer earned the voters’ approval for a fourth term as an Auglaize County commissioner on Tuesday.Spencer picked up 70...

May 8th, 2018 updated: May 8th, 2018. |  


Voters reject St. Marys schools’ funding request

Voters reject St. Marys schools’ funding request

ST. MARYS — Voters in St. Marys strongly rejected a 1.5 percent income tax levy proposal Tuesday.With all votes counted, 59 percent of voters sa...

May 8th, 2018 updated: May 8th, 2018. |  


Kohlrieser leading common pleas judge race

Kohlrieser leading common pleas judge race

LIMA — Terri Kohlrieser appears to be on her way to becoming Allen County’s first elected female common pleas court judge.With 61 percent ...

May 8th, 2018 updated: May 8th, 2018. |  


Voters OKing Elida building levy so far

Voters OKing Elida building levy so far

ELIDA — A proposal to build a new elementary school for Elida schools could be on its way to passing.With 80 of 88 countywide precincts counted,...

May 8th, 2018 updated: May 8th, 2018. |