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World Trip Teaches Backensto Importance Of Loving Others

SHELBY - About a year ago, Shelby resident Kaitlin Backensto embarked on a special journey which allowed her to travel to many different countries throughout the world. Since then, Backensto has returned to her hometown of Shelby and shared her thoughts on this once in a lifetime opportunity.

Backensto graduated from Shelby Senior High School in 2010 and after that, she attended Mount Vernon Nazarene University for a year. Backensto explained some aspects of her life went downhill after she discovered she was not following the path of the Lord...Read More

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Road Salt Supplies Drying Up

SHELBY - The main issue addressed during the Utilities and Streets Committee meeting on Thursday afternoon was the concern of obtaining salt for the upcoming winter months...Read More

Plymouth Council Members Approves Raise

PLYMOUTH - Plymouth council went into executive session at the Sept 9 village council meeting to discuss employee pay.

"Our administrator made a request to make a motion for a merit raise for Rebekah Fearing. I personally support that, but I know everyone else may not," council member Lee Welker stated...Read More

Insurance Under Discussion By New London Council

NEW LONDON - Health insurance for village employees was under discussion during Monday night's meeting of New London Council.

Vicki Missler of Nationwide Insurance gave council a number of options to consider. Council members will meet at 6:30 p.m. before the next regular meeting to discuss those options...Read More

Ashland County Fair Geared Up And Ready

ASHLAND COUNTY - The 163rd Ashland County Fair will open its gates with opening ceremonies in the Entertainment Tent at Noon on Sunday. The Ashland Agricultural Society has an offering of a full slate of activities fit for the whole family for a week of fun, fellowship, and educational opportunities...Read More

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Annual 5K Whippet Run

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Annual 5K Whippet Run

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Willard Festival in the Park

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Greenwich Fireman's Festival

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