The Coshocton County Beacon August 30, 2017 - Page 13

THE BEACON 13 AUGUST 30, 2017 Ridgewood Board of Education meets Steyer to celebrate 100th birthday • Paraprofessional bus aides: Kim Bak- er, morning route, and Sharon McCor- mick, afternoon route as needed. • Saturday school monitors: Todd Stof- fer, Matt Colvin, Trista Claxon and Lori Cabot. • Josh Lahmers, 7th grade football. • Agreement with Jeff erson County ESC for the alternative school • Resolution of intent not to provide career-technical education for the 7th and 8th grade students due to impracticality of the program. • Provide $ 8,000 for the after-school enrichment and intervention programs at Ridgewood Middle School. • Agreement with Coshocton County Board of DD to provide physical therapy services for 2017-2018 school year. • Approve the trade-in of a 2001 Interna- tional Bus to Cardinal Bus Sales. • Approve the fi nal reading of the fol- lowing board policy and procedures for revised policy # 2464 gifted education and policy #7450 property inventory. • Agreement with Capital Windows to replace the windows at Ridgewood Mid- dle School. • Statements of pre-qualifi cations per- mitting RLSD to forego the requirements of O.R.C. 153.66-153.70. • Participate in META and OMERESA bus bids for FY2018. • MOU with OAPSE as presented. An update on legislative items was pre- sented concerning: GASB 75- Post employment benefi ts other than pension. HB 312 - Credit card use HB 200 and SB 85 income-based vouch- ers. Th e next regular board of education meeting will be: Monday, Sept.18, at 7 p.m. 301 S. Oak St., West Lafayette, Ohio 43845 MASSILLON - Emma (Stein) Steyer will celebrate her 100th birthday on Sept. 7. She was born in Coshocton County to Charles and Sadie Stein. She was Steyer the sec- ond child, joining an older brother, Earl and later a younger brother Art. Steyer grew up near Baltic, on a farm. She met the love of her life when she was introduced to John Steyer. After tying the knot, John and Emma bought a 100 acre farm near Fresno where they raised their two daughters, Norma and Ruthann. In 1978 John was diagnosed with can- cer. At that time they moved to Massil- lon, where Emma resides. She enjoys her daughters, Norma (Robert) Jones, Ruthann (the late Gary) Bosley, her grandsons, John (Jessica) Bosley, Jami (Christiana) Bosley, Bryon (Stephanie) Jones, Jonathan Jones and her fi ve great-grandkids: Rylie, Maxx, Emma, Sadie and Evan Luke Bosley and looks forward to what God has for her. A public reception will be held on Sept. 10 from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. at West Lebanon UM Church, 6082 S. West Lebanon Road in Dalton. If you cannot attend you may send a word of greeting to Emma, c/o Ruthann Bosley, Box 118, Massillon, OH 44648. Read our Paper online at OPEN UNTIL SEPTEMBER 14th The Beacon PUBLIC SWIMMING HOURS Monday - Thursday | 10AM - 6PM Sunday | 12PM - 6PM w w w.coshoc 24688 CR 10, Coshocton, OH | (740) 502-9245 | OPENINGS AVAILABLE NOW! Welcome to Worry-Free Living! Seton Coshocton Apartments BRC Properties Inc. Managing Agent A Fair Housing Community • Country Setting • Quietly Secluded • Applicants must be at least 62 years of age. • Social Activities • Library • Outdoor Patio • Puzzle/Game Room • Pets Allowed 377 Clow Lane, Coshocton • 740-622-7664 0005_031517 Contributed | Beacon 0003_083017 WEST LAFAYETTE - Th e Ridgewood Lo- cal School Board met in regular session on Monday, Aug. 21 with all members present. Th e meeting was called to order and the Pledge of Allegiance was recited. Treasurer Jay Tingle gave the fi nancial re- port that was approved by the Board. Th e minutes of the July 17 fi nancial and board meeting were approved. • Superintendent Mike Masloski intro- duced Missy Grimmett as the new social worker at Ridgewood Elementary School. • School nurse, Barb Bond gave a pre- sentation on the new AED’s that will be located in each building, weight room and football stadium. She updated the board on the requirements for training and education of staff and students. She is cur- rently in the process of training classifi ed staff and will then begin the certifi ed staff . • Commendations and recognition were given to: • Gordon Arney, 1st grade teacher for being awarded the MVESC Educator of the Year. • Peggy Ball, Bobbi Holcomb, and Sarah Wright for obtaining a 21st Century grant for Ridgewood High School in the amount of $850,000 over a fi ve year period. It will be used for intervention, enrichment, and after school programs. • Th e entire staff of custodians, main- tenance, grounds, bus garage personnel, central offi ce staff , and summer help for the work done this summer on build- ing and grounds, which are in excellent shape. Superintendent Mike Masloski recom- mended the following actions that were approved: • Classifi ed substitutes Jerold Ball and Danny Peoples, bus drivers, Maggie Miz- er, custodian. • Volunteer Kris Alan for band and guard in the music department. • Supplementals for LPDC: Jeff Larr, Matt Colvin, Jane Buehler, Lori Cabot, and Linda Ondayko. • SLO: Trista Claxon, Todd Stoff er, Troy Dolick, Kim McKibben and Matt Wells.