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Sometimes it takes a village to save a dog.

It was Friday 11-11-11 when Haley, an 11-year old vision-impaired black Labrador mix owned by the Helmke family, wandered out of her gated back yard.

As she strolled along a bike path leading out of Elmore toward SR 105, two teenagers noticed Haley heading toward the roadway and decided to follow her.

Genoa board to discuss issue for March ballot

The Genoa school board has scheduled a work session for Nov. 28 to discuss a resolution to place a replacement levy on the March 2012 ballot.

The session will start at 5 p.m. at the administration building on Genoa-Clay Center Road.

Lake won the Northern Buckeye Conference girls soccer championship, not Woodmore, as reported in last week’s edition of The Press. The Press regrets the error.

When the East Toledo Christmas Parade steps off Dec. 3 at 11 a.m., something, or rather someone will be missing.

As they have every year, paradegoers can enjoy floats, bands, Model T classic cars, the Waite and Stritch high school homecoming queens, antique fire trucks, football teams, scout units and of course Santa Claus.

Genoa officials continue to search for funding to fix the bathhouse at Veterans Park.

The building was closed to the public last year after an Ottawa County Health Department inspection.

“They weren’t able to use the running water consistently,” Village Administrator Kevin Gladden said.

Female coach

The Buffalo Bills last week hired the NFL's first female full-time coach (Kathryn Smith--special teams quality control coach). Should there be more women in coaching?
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