02/19/2015 - 1:28pm
GREENE — Books will need to be weeded from the North Butler school libraries, in part to merge the district’s three libraries into two.
The North Butler School Board approved policy on book weeding at the request of District Media Specialist Mary Junker, when it met on Thursday.
The planned merge comes after a...
02/19/2015 - 1:23pm
CLARKSVILLE — The Clarksville City Council on Monday approved freezing pay rates for its appointed officers and employees for fiscal 2016, which starts July 1, 2015.
The Council directed that wages not increase because of a high increase in health insurance premium last year, City Clerk Larry Betts said.
The city pays...
02/19/2015 - 1:20pm
ALLISON — The Butler County Board appointed Tammy Fleshner as a medical examiner investigator on Tuesday, Feb. 10.
She will assist Butler County’s medical examiner, Dr. Lee Fagre, who recommended her.
She will train for a certificate as a medical examiner investigator in St. Louis in April.
02/19/2015 - 1:15pm
ALLISON — Votes are unofficially in for a special mayoral election held Tuesday in Parkersburg.
Voters selected former Parkersburg mayor and declared candidate Perry Bernard. Unofficially, Bernard garnered 248 total votes —242 precinct votes and six absentee ballots.
Declared candidate John L. Heffner brought in...
02/19/2015 - 1:10pm
SHELL ROCK — The school start date and school funding were among topics of interest as Republican state legislators met with Butler County constituents on a cold Saturday, Feb. 14.
Iowa Sen. Bill Dix and Rep. Pat Grassley met Waverly citizen Rob Hirst at the 10:15 a.m. Shell Rock stop at the Benny Gambaiani Library. The...