Arcadia seeking bids for windows

By ERIC SCHAADT Staff Writer ARCADIA — Harsh winds howled against — and through — window panes of a room where the Arcadia school board held its regular meeting Wednesday, a not-so-subtle reminder of the condition of the old windows in the school...

Council takes initial step toward granting rezoning

By ERIC SCHAADT Staff Writer NORTH BALTIMORE — North Baltimore Council on Tuesday gave the initial reading to an ordinance to rezone two acres at the former North Baltimore High School on Second Street. Reineke Motors wants to purchase the land for parking space. A recent...

Village may hire interim fiscal officer

By ERIC SCHAADT Staff Writer ARLINGTON — As a search for a new fiscal officer continues in Arlington, Village Council might consider hiring an interim officer. Earlier this month, Donna Corbin resigned the post, effective Nov. 30, citing personal reasons. Council heard...

Repairs are continuing at village treatment plant

By ERIC SCHAADT Staff Writer McCOMB — Repairs at the wastewater treatment plant in McComb are ongoing, Village Council was told Monday. In recent weeks, sludge has been removed from the tank at the sewage plant in order to determine the facility’s condition. Damaged...

Wood commissioner seat goes to Herringshaw

By ERIC SCHAADT Staff Writer BOWLING GREEN — A Wood County commissioner cruised to another term Tuesday, according to unofficial results from the Wood County Board of Elections. Meanwhile, voters approved ballot initiatives for the county library and mental health services....

Hancock County villages approve levies

By ERIC SCHAADT Staff Writer Arlington voters on Tuesday approved a pair of levies for its volunteer Fire Department. Unofficial results from the Hancock County Board of Elections show voter approval of an additional 1-mill levy for five years by a tally of 277 to 106. The levy...

Allen County judge re-elected

By ERIC SCHAADT Staff Writer LIMA — Allen County voters on Tuesday retained a probate judge, according to unofficial election returns. Common Pleas Probate Judge Glenn Derryberry, a Democrat, outdistanced Republican challenger Carlene Huston-Kinworthy by a vote margin of...

Arlington fiscal officer stepping down Nov. 30

By ERIC SCHAADT Staff Writer ARLINGTON — Arlington Council is searching for a new fiscal officer following the resignation of Donna Corbin, which takes effect Nov. 30. She is leaving for personal reasons, according to council. The fiscal officer’s duties include...

Herringshaw, Newlove vying for Wood County commissioner

By ERIC SCHAADT Staff Writer BOWLING GREEN — A contest for county commissioner appears on the November ballot in Wood County. Republican Doris Herringshaw and Democrat Andrew Newlove are vying for a four-year term as commissioner. Both are Bowling Green residents....

Levies on the ballot for Hancock County villages

By ERIC SCHAADT Staff Writer Voters in some Hancock County villages and townships will decide ballot issues on Election Day. Arlington voters are being asked to support two levies for fire protection. An additional 1-mill levy for five years would generate $20,436 annually,...