Crestline Board of Education makes uniform policy changes

On July 17 the Crestline Board of Education met. A number of topics were discussed with the main one being proposed changes to the uniform policy.Spanish teacher Krista Ferini was in attendance and she voiced her opinion on the proposed changes. She likes how the uniforms are now and that they are meant to make the students look good as well as feel good. She also noticed that by the end of last school year that students were not abiding by the policy. She would like to see consequ...

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School News

Kent State Spring 2014 Commencement Lists Now AvailableKENT, Ohio – Kent State University recently conferred degrees to Spring graduates during commencement exercises May 9 and 10 in the Memorial Athletic and Convocation Center on the Kent Campus. The university awarded 738 associate degrees, 2557 bachelor’s degrees and 827 graduate degrees to students.Local graduates were:Kyleen Dennison, BucyrusNeil Huggins, Bucyrus...

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Demo of Crawford buildings to be done this year

The Colonel Crawford Board of Education held a special meeting on July 14 to approve the abatement and demolition packages for the former elementary and middle school buildings.The projects will be advertised for bid later this month, and at the August board meeting contracts will be awarded. The abatement and demolition work will last from September through December.Superintendent Todd Martin reported the the demolition portion was estimated at $273,935 for all three bu...

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Pioneer to receive $1.5 million grant

SHELBY — Thanks to the efforts of Tri-Rivers Career Center in Marion, Pioneer Career & Technology Center will receive a Straight A Fund Grant of $1.5 million that will be used to increase training in Robotics, Manufacturing and Engineering. “Tri-Rivers worked extremely hard to help Pioneer and seven other career centers receive funding so we could all become part of their RAMTEC Training efforts,” says Glenna Cannon, Pioneer Superintendent.RAMTEC is short for Robo...

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Tiro School reunion

Sixty-five were in attendance at the 64th annual meeting of former Tiro students and alumni on Saturday, June 21 at the Tiro Firehouse. Attendees came from Florida, Texas, Arizona and California to enjoy the evening with a meal served by Just Jokin of Crestline. Donald Bevier, class of 1942, traveled the furthest from Sacramento, California.Many good memories were shared. School yearbooks and many photos were on display for study and enjoyment by all.Sixteen members who ...

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Fourteen Galion school staff members honored

A total of 14 retiring teachers and staff members were recognized by the Galion Board of Education last week. Each of them worked in education for at least 20 years. Superintendent Mark Stefanik noted there was more than 230 years of combined experience just in the eight retirees who were in the room that evening.The retirees were: Christine Cletzer, 37 years; Ronda Cullen, 31 years; Joylynn Finch, 30 years; Lisa Fingerhuth, 28 years; Alice Fox, 29 years; Lynn Goldsmith, 22 years; ...

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Fairway School Receives Shriners Grant

The end of June brought very good news to Fairway School when they were notified that they would be receiving a grant from the Aladdin Shriners. Several years ago a beautiful playground was put in place at Fairway School thanks to the efforts of many people. Unfortunately, the elements of our environment (sun, rain, snow, freezing and thawing temperatures, etc.) have taken a toll on the surface of playground. The playground surface, made of recycled rubber tires, was in need of replacement or...

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Buckeye School Board meeting minutes

The Buckeye Central Board of Education held a meeting on Thursday, June 26, 2014 at 7:00pm at Buckeye Central Local School in the Multi-Purpose Room.Treasurer’s Report:The treasurer’s report was presented and financial reports were approved. We have been very fortunate this year seeing higher than expected revenue, while seeing expenditures stay well within budget. As the reports reflect the financial activity for the month of May was very close to the projec...

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Galion BOE special meeting July 7

There will be a Special Meeting of the Galion City School District Board of Education on Monday, July 7, 2014 at 7:30 a.m. in the Galion City School District Conference Room; 470 Portland Way North, Galion, Ohio.

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Pioneer BOE to consider replacement levy

Notice is hereby given that there will be a special meeting of the Board of Education of the Pioneer Career and Technology Center School District, Richland County, Ohio on the 8th day of July 2014 at 5:30 pm at the Mid-Ohio Educational Service Center Board Room, for the purpose of taking action on the business as follows:Adopt a Resolution to amend Resolution 10-14 for necessity to levy a replacement tax and requesting the county auditor to certify matters in connection with propos...

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School News

Students graduate from The University of AkronAKRON — Congratulations to all the students who graduated from The University of Akron in Spring 2014! The following local students graduated in spring 2014 from The University of Akron:Michael Striker of GalionMichael Metcalf of BucyrusClinton Metzger of CrestlineDavid Lamp of CrestlineShawnee State University announces spring graduates...

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NC State, OSU-Marion announce spring graduates

NC State releases Spring 2014 graduate listMANSFIELD — Congratulations to recent graduates of North Central State College. Students from Crawford County are:Angela Brown, GalionSheila Carns, GalionLesley Cassady, GalionNoah Dunn, GalionBobbi Everly, GalionNatasha Gingery, GalionMarvin Hatcher, GalionJames Hay, GalionSeth Hazlett, GalionJustin Higgins,...

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