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Customers are showing they care by participating in a fundraiser Barnes Foodland in DeWitt is holding to support the DeWitt Area Veteran’s Memorial project. As they come through the checkout line, patrons are asked to donate $1 to help bring the project to completion. Barnes will match up to $1,000 to the project between now and Aug. 26. Those who donate have their names hung on the store’s front windows, which quickly are running out of room. Tuesday, Aug. 26, Barnes will be running the brat stand and will serve chicken breasts and hamburgers. “Our whole goal was to raise awareness,” says Mike Barnes. “This is definitely exceeding all of our expectations.” Photo by Kate Howes

County case management audit successful
The Clinton County Case Management Department recently received good news: it's compliant with Medicaid regulations.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Charlotte Days brings three days of fun this weekend
Several new events, including an obstacle race and a burger battle, will be featured at this weekend's Charlotte Days.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Central approves staff changes
A long list of personnel changes were approved last week by the Central Community School Board as classes began.

Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Clinton County DARE essay wins at state
"Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken-winged bird that cannot fly," says Langston Hughes. Three to four words can permanently change your life. I have learned many important things during the D.A.R.E. Decision Making Model (DDMM). There are different ways to use the DDMM program. I plan to use the DDMM program to live out my dream and become a lawyer to help others.

Wednesday, August 20, 2014
'Saber family' rallies around injured teacher
If Central Community High School teacher and coach Craig Reuter didn't know how highly his fellow staff members and students think of him, he will now.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
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