Headlines for January 11, 2016

Navy nuclear program attracts five from CASH
Written by David Schaef

How good are the academic programs at Conneaut Area Senior High School was highlighted in an announcement made by Conneaut Schools Superintendent Jarrin Sperry at the school board’s work session held Wednesday evening.

Two are in and three more are soon to be accepted in the Navy’s highly demanding and competitive Nuclear Engineering program.

Two from last year’s 2015 graduating class - Danny Holcomb and Elijah Anderton - are in and three from this year’s soon to be graduated 2016 class - Dylan Leach, Sam Lenhardt, and Dan Flavin - are working through the process of acceptance.

Read more in this weeks issue.


Sadsbury rejects zoning change on chickens
Written by Roseanne Staab

Sadsbury Township held the mandatory Reorganization meeting followed by a Conditional Use public hearing and then the regular January public meeting January 4.

Supervisors Kevin VanHonk, Lyle Hoovler and Bonnie Smith were in attendance. Secretary Rose Mumau took the minutes and there was 1 citizen present.

Supervisor Kevin VanHonk convened the public hearing, as Robert Hanna has applied for a Conditional Use permit in his Zoning District in order to open a small business.

A mobile tire repair service that will operate out of Hanna’s garage has met all requirements for the Conditional Use.

Read more in this weeks issue.


Summit supervisors re-organize for the year, residents reported as moving from trailer
Written by Roseanne Staab

Summit Township held the mandatory Reorganization meeting and January public meeting, with Supervisor Bill Agnew leading the salute to the American Flag.

Supervisors Lud Zarembinski and Jerauld Smith were in attendance, with Secretary Cindy McCoy taking the minutes. There were no citizens present.

During the Reorganization meeting, the Board went into Executive Session to discuss employee wages.

The public meeting was opened and the meeting minutes from December 1 and 29 were all approved.

Read more in this weeks issue.

For additional details about these stories , as well as the headlines noted below, please purchase a Monday, January 11, newspaper at area locations or a digital download of the paper.

  • Praising our first responders! Thanks for your dedication!
  • Area business ads - shop local for best buys!
  • Fire insurance case appealed