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 The Woodmore school board is scheduled to hold a special meeting June 30 at 4 p.m. to discuss the hiring of a superintendent  The board will meet in the PreK-8 building in Woodville.

 The board had hired Robert Yenrick to succeed Jay LeFevre, who was hired last year as an interim superintendent and stepped down for personal reasons.  

However, Yenrick resigned before he was to officially start his duties on July 1.

 After plenty of debate and some contentious moments, Oak Harbor council, with the help of Mayor Joe Helle, has decided to lift its moratorium on medical marijuana.  The 3-3 council vote was broken by Mayor Helle, who voted in favor of the ordinance lifting the moratorium.

 A resolution to begin the process of placing a millage request on the November ballot to fund emergency medical service in Lake Township will be on the agenda of the township trustees’ July 5 meeting, Mark Hummer, township administrator, said last week.

 The township contracts with LifeStar for 24-hour service. The current contract will expire in April 2018.

 Members of the Woodmore school board intend to fill the position of superintendent before the start of the coming school year, Corinna Bench, board president, said last week.

 After a brief executive session, the school board Tuesday unanimously approved a resolution to accept the resignation of Robert Yenrick as superintendent.  He was scheduled to officially assume his duties on July 1.

The Toledo-Lucas County Metroparks’ first park with access to Lake Erie — Howard Farms in Jerusalem Township, is currently under construction.


Metroparks public relations director Scott Carpenter says Howard Farms is starting to look more like a park every day. He adds that it won’t be long and engineers will be allowing Lake Erie water to find its way into the newly constructed canals and waterways at Howard Farms.

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