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Berger lives life with zest

The Center Community Club has announced the six Oliver County residents who have been chosen as the 2011 Honorary Old Settlers: Nick Berger, Betty Schaner, Vernon and Kathy Letzring, and Ervin and Orlene Henke.

Posted 5/18/11 (Wed) read more »

City council and a law enforcement have showdown

A special meeting was called on Thursday, May 5 between the Center City Council and Oliver County area law enforcement to discuss the continued problem of junk vehicles in the city.

Posted 5/18/11 (Wed) read more »

City property problems, lot sales and solutions considered

Local business owners have expressed an interest in purchasing property from the city of Center, creating a good amount of discussion at the Center City Council meeting May 2.

Posted 5/04/11 (Wed) read more »

American forces take down Osama Bin Laden

At approximately 9:45 p.m. Sunday, May 1, President Barack Obama announced on live television that the United States had conducted an operation that killed Osama Bin Laden, the leader of al Quaeda and the terrorist who was responsible for the murder of thousands of innocent men, women and children.

Posted 5/04/11 (Wed) read more »

Rattlesnake hunter shares tales with students

“Don’t touch ‘em!” That’s the advice rattlesnake hunter Kelly Keith has for anyone coming upon a snake in the wild.

Posted 4/27/11 (Wed) read more »

Henke candidate for CS school board seat

Loren Henke has filed with the Center-Stanton School business office to declare his candidacy and be placed on the ballot to fill the remaining two years of a vacated three-year term on the CS School Board.

Posted 4/20/11 (Wed) read more »

Teacher negotiations to begin

Milissa Meckle, president of the Center-Stanton Education Association, appeared before the Center-Stanton School Board at the April 14 meeting to present a petition from the association for recognition by the board to open negotiations.

Posted 4/20/11 (Wed) read more »

Student takes second in state aviation art contest

It’s been 50 years since the first human, Yuri Gagarin, sailed into space. A year later in 1962, John Glenn orbited earth three times and then splashed into the Atlantic Ocean. Others followed along with many satellites.

Posted 4/06/11 (Wed) read more »

Center water policy sees non-use changes

Under the current water use policy, property owners in Center pay $19.50 a month for water and sewer hookups even if they don’t use those hookups. At the April 4 Center City Council meeting, it was decided to change that policy.

Posted 4/06/11 (Wed) read more »

Donation kicks off Laser fundraiser for CS School

Instead of grilling a hot dog, students in a Center-Stanton High School Vo Ag class engraved the name, “Oscar Mayer,” on it.

Posted 3/30/11 (Wed) read more »