Centerburg board lacks confidence in state mandates

ollowing a lengthy discussion about ever-changing graduation requirements and testing, and the inaccuracy of school district report cards, the Centerburg Board of Education on Monday adopted a resolution declaring “no confidence in the current state accountability system or the education programs mandated by the Ohio General Assembly through the Ohio State School Board and the Ohio Department of Education.”

comments | News | November 15, 2016, 12:05 am |



Special thanks for good deed

A special birthday surprise awaited Minette Hess on Monday afternoon when making her daily delivery route with the U.S. Postal Service.

comments | News | November 15, 2016, 12:02 am |



Jeff Lee Robbins

Jeff Lee Robbins, 62, formerly of Mount Vernon, passed away unexpectedly at his home in Galion on Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016.

comments | Obituary | November 15, 2016, 12:01 am |



Charlien A. Beightol

A memorial service for Charlien A. Beightol, 83, of Utica, will be held at 10 a.m., Monday at Owl Creek Baptist Church, 4044 Owl Creek Road, Mount Vernon with Pastor Matthew Brown officiating.

comments | Obituary | November 12, 2016, 4:05 pm |