Scio. Wheat on the ground appears all right at the present time. The first robin of the season has made its appearance here. Our two stores in Scio are booming. Come and see how cheap you can buy of us. One of the new under truss bridges will be put in place on the Michigan Central, east of Delhi this week. Several parties around here are on the look out for good work horses. Other kinds of stock excepting sheep are at a discount. The net profits from the course of lectures under the auspices of the C. M. B. A., at St. Joseph's church, Dexter, will be about $60. The hearing of the claims against the estáte of Mary McCarthy, before the commissioners in the office of E. B. Pond, has adjourned to March 16 at 10 o'clock. '