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Elida council discusses water rate increases
Tuesday, April 08, 2014 8:07 PM


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ELIDA — A future water rate increase dominated talk at the Elida Village Council meeting Tuesday.

An ordinance to establish a water rate increase, commencing May 12, and a second rate increase, commencing Nov. 13, was introduced.

Final Lenten Luncheon set
Tuesday, April 08, 2014 8:07 PM

The Delphos Ministerial Association will hold the sixth and final Lenten Luncheon at noon on Thursday at St. Peter Lutheran Church.

The Rev. David Howell of Trinity United Methodist Church will speak on “Broken Justice.”

Delphos Council names cuts if income tax increase fails
Tuesday, April 08, 2014 8:00 PM | Updated ( Tuesday, April 08, 2014 8:06 PM )


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DELPHOS — Delphos City Council presented a plan of action that will be taken following the outcome of the vote on the .25-percent Income Tax Increase Levy on May 6th’s Primary Election Ballot during Monday’s regular meeting.

Councilman Joe Martz spearheaded the initiative to inform citizens what’s at stake with the vote. The proposal, signed by all councilmen, reads:

Campaign aims to reduce texting while driving
Tuesday, April 08, 2014 11:06 AM

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PUTNAM COUNTY — Motorists from all over the country are reminded that April is the national distracted driving awareness month and from April 10-15, law enforcement personnel will use a combination of traditional and innovative strategies to crack down on motorists who text while driving.

This effort is a part of the national “U Drive. U Text. U Pay.” high-visibility enforcement (HVE) campaign that combines periods of intense enforcement of anti-texting laws with advertising and media outreach to let people know about the enforcement and convince them to obey the law.

From the Archives - April 7, 2014
Tuesday, April 08, 2014 10:59 AM

One Year Ago

Jordan Rex of Spencerville High School was crowned Queen Jubilee Friday night in the 2013 Peony Pageant held at Marsh Auditorium. Jordan is the daughter of Jeff and April Rex. Corinne Metzger of Delphos Jefferson was named first runner-up in the pageant. She is the daughter of Teresa Metzger and Dale and Betty Metzger.