Buckeye, Conneaut Propose Aug. 26 School Year Start Date

by Martha Sorohan

Bucking a trend to start the school year earlier and earlier, the Boards of Education of Conneaut Area City Schools and Buckeye Local Schools are expected to approve next month a 2019-20 school calendar with Aug. 26 start date for students. 

Kingsville Township Trustees Won't Have Fire Levy on Primary Ballot

by Martha Sorohan

 Kingsville Township trustees Michael Cliff, Karl Brunell and Jim Branch appeared to be in a frantic race for time at their 7 p.m. Jan. 23 meeting at the Fire Hall as they worked out how to jump through necessary hoops in the coming 14 days to get a proposed 5-mill fire levy on the May 7 primary ballot.