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U.S. Marine Corps pilot Sarah Deal will be the guest speaker at the Genoa Memorial Day ceremony at the Clay Township Cemetery, sponsored by Genoa American Legion.

Lt. Col. Deal, the first female pilot in the corps, is a Pemberville native and 1987 Eastwood High School graduate who joined the Marines in 1992 during her summer break from Kent State University. After studying aerospace flight technology, she earned her commercial and private pilot’s license and is a certified flight instructor.

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Larry and Susie Davenport hope to save seniors at Cardinal Stritch High School both time and money with the donation they recently made to their alma mater.

The couple, together with their son, Adam, are underwriting a complete assessment program to help determine the college, major and degree program that best fit each student.

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In September of this year, Woodmore High School history teacher Courtney Reiner will be taking a trip to Washington D.C. to escort a veteran on an Honor Flight.

Reiner heard of someone in Woodville taking part in Honor Flight, and she decided that she, too, wanted to give back to the veterans.

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Treasurer outlines B-C-S revenue loss

A report by Anne Arnold to the Benton-Carroll-Salem school board was not what board members wanted to hear.

With a 3.9-mill emergency operating levy on Tuesday’s ballot, the board is hoping to avoid closing two more elementary schools in addition to Rocky Ridge Elementary School, which will be closed at the end of the school year as part of a re-alignment of the district due to a drop in enrollment.

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Area school district in Wood, Ottawa, and Sandusky counties will be on the ballot Tuesday with revenue requests.

In Wood County, the Eastwood Local School District is seeking renewal of a 1 percent, 5-year income tax issue.

The district recently announced plans to reduce the budget by $650,000 for the 2011-12 school year. The austerity plan includes laying off employees and reducing hours.

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