FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ind. — At Tuesday night’s, Franklin County Soil & Water Conservation Annual meeting, Louis Schwegman was re-elected to District Supervisor.He was sworn in by Judge Clay Kellerman at the meeting.Calvin Finch was awarded the Conservation Farmer of the Year award which was presented by Evan Divine.Finch was awarded this honor for his use of:Cover Crops100% No-tillGrass buffer strips along stream to filter sediment and nutrientsRotational cattle grazing and fencing them out of streamsTimber stand improvement and invasive species control on woodlands.
Pitcher Andrew Heaney agreed to an $800,000 salary on Tuesday. The Angels agreed on a $1.45 million deal with pitcher Blake Wood in December, just before the deadline for tendering deals to arbitration-eligible players. Newsroom GuidelinesNews TipsContact UsReport an Error Catcher Martin Maldonado and pitcher Blake Parker avoided arbitration by agreeing on Thursday to 2018 contracts, leaving the Angels with seven arbitration-eligible players.Maldonado, coming off a Gold Glove season, signed for $3.9 million, which was higher than the $2.8 million estimate from MLB Trade Rumors. Parker agreed to $1.8 million salary.The deadline for teams and players to exchange figures is Friday, and most of the Angels’ eligible players are likely to reach agreements by the end of the day. Even after numbers are filed, the sides can continue to negotiate until the hearing. Hearings are scheduled for February.The Angels’ other eligible players, in order of service time, are pitchers Garrett Richards, Matt Shoemaker, Tyler Skaggs and Jose Alvarez, first baseman C.J. Cron and pitchers Cam Bedrosian and JC Ramirez.