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R’dale foundation in place; administrative steps approved

MOUNT BLANCHARD — After months of planning and waiting, the Riverdale Education Foundation can finally begin collecting donations. The foundation was created as a way for people to donate money…

USV board OKs pacts with teachers and classified staff

McGUFFEY — The Upper Scioto Valley Board of Education and its two bargaining units came to agreements on Monday night. The USV Teachers Association and the board reached a two-year…

USV proceeds with less costly roof repair plan

McGUFFEY — The Upper Scioto Valley Board of Education was unable to get a permanent improvement levy passed in May to pay for a new roof on its school building.…

USV students improve in the classroom

McGUFFEY — The Upper Scioto Valley Board of Education received some good news from an educational standpoint on Monday night. Principal Craig Hurley reported the district will pass 13 testing…

Ridgeway native becomes fixture on Pa. sports airwaves

Ridgeway native becomes fixture on Pa. sports airwaves

While growing up in Ridgeway, Dean Corwin enjoyed listening to announcers like the Cincinnati Reds Marty Brennamen and Joe Nuxhall when he was watching or listening to sporting events. Little…

Agencies to offer services at same location

A new service is being offered to Hardin County beginning next week. The Mental Health and Recovery Services Board of Allen, Auglaize and Hardin counties will be opening its Open…

Hardin to be part of pilot drug treatment effort

Thanks to the persistence of a local mother, Hardin County may be part of a state pilot program geared at getting help to drug addicts. State Rep. Robert Sprague, R-Findlay,…

Insurance concessions lead to raises for Ada teachers, staff as part of 3-year deal

ADA — Sometimes you have to give something to get something. That’s exactly what the Ada School District’s two main bargaining units did to get pay raises in new three-year…

Drug charge sends Kentonite to prison

A Kenton man was sent to prison for 11 months after being convicted of a drug charge in a case heard in Hardin County Common Pleas Court . According to…

Ada adds girls tennis and cross country to its sports schedule

ADA — The Ada School will offer two more sports during the 2013-14 school year. During its regular meeting on Thursday, the board added girls cross country and girls tennis…