By Ed Gebert
ST. MARYS - Voters on Tuesday approved the school district's 1 percent earned-income tax levy issue.
The levy passed with more than 55 percent support, according to unofficial results, with 3,082 votes for the levy and 2,541 against.
District officials were poised to make deep budget cuts if the measure had failed, but superintendent Bill Ruane said Wednesday's board of education meeting would focus on bringing the divided community back together. [More