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Education

R. C. Waters Elementary School was recognized and honored recently by the Ohio Department of Education as one of 141 “Schools of Promise” in the State of Ohio.

R.C. Waters was the only school in Ottawa County to earn the distinction, and with more than 4,100 schools in the state, the honor has been well received by the Benton-Carroll-Salem Schools community.

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More than 130 students from 22 Toledo-area high schools gave-up their Saturday Nov. 16 to participate in a Students In Action event designed inspire and empower them to change the culture of their high school campuses through charity, community service and teamwork.

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The Lady Rockets Soccer Team, donning hot-pink Final Four shirts, were honored Tuesday night at the Benton-Carroll-Salem Board of Education meeting.

The Oak Harbor High School teens, who captured the Division III regional title to earn a berth to the state semi-final competition, sat together in the first row in front of the board members. They each received a commendation certificate for their unmatched season.

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Giving money to people along road

Do you feel compelled to give money to people holding signs along the road asking for money?
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