Better pay, benefits, a grant writer and match money for small grants are among the plans that Marshall County Partnership for Growth has for the $50,000 allotment that the Marshall County commissioners unanimously approved for the economic development organization Sept. 23.
A Community Development Block Grant application for $600,000 to assist in funding the construction of a new Marysville fire station was unanimously approved for submission during City Council’s meeting Monday.
One million bricks were used to build the historic Marshall County Courthouse, and it has not been cheap to repair the 127-year-old structure.
A NextEra Energy wind farm is proposed for construction possibly as early as next year in south-central Marshall County.
What will Community Memorial Healthcare do if a proposed half-cent county sales tax to benefit CMH does not pass?
Against the odds, second-ranked Axtell won Friday’s district game against top-ranked Hanover with persistence and perseverance.
Both Centralia and Valley Heights football teams opened district play Friday with wins.
Marysville rolled to a 24-0 lead against Royal Valley before halftime and never looked back en route to a 60-28 victory.
Marysville, Centralia, Valley Heights, Axtell and Frankfort are district leaders with two weeks left before football playoffs start.
Marysville will return to the west side of the 3A football playoff brackets next year after spending two years on the east.
At least one volleyball coach envisions a Centralia and Valley Heights final Saturday in the Twin Valley League tournament at Onaga.
Marysville and its surrounding areas in Marshall County recently lost the curbside recycling service provided byTemps Disposal. The trash hauler simply couldn’t sustain it financially, with markets growing scarce. No one should expect a business to take recyclables at a loss.
The Advocate and KNDY Radio are prepared to query the candidates at this week’s election forum at 7 p.m. Thursday in Marysville City Building.
Marshall County residents have long shown their desire to maintain and grow local communities. The prospects for this only increase with a financially sound and independent hospital. Community Memorial Healthcare carries its name because it is owned by all of us — this county community. Its …
“Frankfort to Ghana — Ghana to Frankfort,” an educational exhibit and fundraiser, will be at the Inside Outsider Gallery in Frankfort.
Home City resident Abby Rottinghaus, a mother whose young son, Baylor, has cancer, was the featured speaker at the Marshall County Relay for Life event Saturday at the National Guard Armory in Marysville.
The 47th annual Black Squirrel Night in downtown Marysville on Oct. 24 will feature safe trick or treating, dance performances, a costume contest, the Marysville High School Band performance and prizes.
Being a leader is never easy. Organizing a large group of volunteers is especially difficult. Ask anyone who has ever put together a big event whether they felt as if they were herding cats and they likely said yes.
After working for two months in our school district, I am thoroughly impressed with the district’s people and those within the community surrounding the district. What a wonderful supportive community.
It seems every few years I get the opportunity to supply a ride; not for my kids, friends or those who’ve imbibed too much. No, I have the chance to help a hitchhiker move a little farther down the road toward destinations unknown.