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home : news Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Touching tribute. Rebecca Jo Smith, wife of Alvin “Nick” Smith of Clinton, lost her battle with melanoma in September 2012. A friend of Nick’s made this collage of pictures of him and his wife to honor her memory. Nick promised Becky he would do whatever he could to raise more awareness about melanoma/skin cancer. This type of cancer is diagnosed in more people every year than all other kinds of cancer combined. Contributed photo

Study puts jail price tag near $19 million
Construction of a new, 96-bed Clinton County jail will cost about $18.9 million, according to a consultant hired to study the county's future jail needs.
Saturday, April 12, 2014
Central school board to consider district naming options in May
One month after the Saber boys basketball team appeared in the state tournament listed as "C. Clinton" and subsequently "Central C.," officials in the Central Community School District continue to discuss confusion surrounding the district's name.
Saturday, April 12, 2014
Technology takes literary circles to new level at area schools
While Skype technology isn't new, area schools are beginning to use it to allow students from different schools to communicate with and learn from each other, person-to-person, without ever having to leave their classrooms.
Saturday, April 12, 2014
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