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Disturbing pictures of an injured kindergartner from Pascagoula have made a mother's call for action go viral online.More >>
Disturbing pictures of an injured kindergartner from Pascagoula have made a mother's call for action go viral online. Friends and family of a Pascagoula kindergarten student have created a Facebook page and GoFundMe.com account claiming the girl was attacked on the playground this week by another student.More >>
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A cross was burned in the yard of a Smith County man after what his family is referring to as a vicious hate crime occurred. Family members say that Craig Wilson was beaten with brass knuckles and shotMore >>
A burning cross, a Smith county man beaten and shot by a family member, and in critical condition. We are told this is much more than a family feud, and outraged family members are calling it a "hate crime."
City of Toledo passed an increase in water rates for its customers, which
includes customers in local suburbs.
city council approved an increase in rates earlier this year, which affects all
jurisdictions that pull from Toledo water. There will be a 9 percent increase
in the cost of water purchased from Toledo.
in Perrysburg can expect a 7.5 increase in their water rates for the next four years
as a result of the rate increase in Toledo. But Perrysburg will be raising
sewer rates, as well. Residents will have a 3 percent annual increase for that.
of the increases have to do with maintaining and repairing equipment.
have a lot of old pipes, we have a lot of old systems, collectively, not just
Perrysburg," said Todd Grayson, chairman of the Health, Sanitation and Public
Utilities Committee. "As a northwest Ohio community, we have a responsibility
to one side to maintain our pipes, to maintain our storm water system, to make
sure overflows don't go in our river, to make sure that our water is clean and
fresh and healthy to drink, and the other side, we have a budget. And right
now, those two are at odds."
residents can expect a combine 4.7 percent increase for their water and sewer