For the first time this year, things at the Greenville Town Council’s regular meeting on Feb. 13 remained civil. The council passed two ordinances, one allocating the funds in which the Town Manager Randal Johnes will be paid and another concerning the town’s motor vehicle insurance.
The Bible records an exchange between Jesus and Peter in Matthew 16:18. In that scripture Jesus says, “And I tell you that you are Peter, and on this rock I will build my church.” That was the theme verse as St. Mary of the Knobs Catholic Church took the first step in building their $9.5 million facility more than seven years ago.
Salem traveled to Borden Friday night for a repeat of the Holiday Tourney Championship game. Salem started out strong but the fell behind. They recovered to within striking distance in the first, third and fourth quarters but couldn’t close the deal. Each time the game then moved away from them giving Borden a 60 to 48 win.
The Eastern High School Starz set the bar for the program in 2011. They won a regional championship in the intermediate pom division and finished third in the state. They also finished third in the Jazz division last year. This year they had even loftier goals heading into last Saturday’s regional competition and they met them.