May 1st, 2014
The Saline Courier is proud to launch a new page in each Thursday edition of the newspaper specifically for members of the Millennial generation.
The content will be driven by our two newest reporters, Sarah Perry and Bobbye Pyke. Let us know what you think and send us your ideas.
Former Sheriff Bruce Pennington has decided to drop his bid to regain the office he retired from in the fall of 2013. Citing personal and health reasons, Pennington tells The Saline Courier that after consulting his family and his doctor, he determined to put aside the political race and focus on his health.
William P. Sprecher, 91, of Alexander died Monday, April 28, 2014.Â
He was born Nov. 13, 1922, in Omaha, Neb., to the late Paul C. and Grace P. (Haynie) Sprecher,
He was an ATF agent for the Treasury Department.
William was a veteran of both the U.S. Navy and the U.S. Air Force and was present at the storming of Normandy beach on June 6, 1944. (That World War II event came to be known as D-Day.)
He was also a devoted member of the Adoniram Masonic Lodge 288, attaining the level of Master Mason in 1959. He served for a time as Master of his lodge.Â