Rick Racster cuts the ribbon on his new business at 224 Bonnewitz Ave. in Van Wert on Monday morning. Van Wert Lumber is open Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m.- 6p.m. and until 2 p.m. on Saturdays. Racster said, "We decided to venture into the business of bringing back a lumber yard that will support the community with good quality lumber. We did buy a grade better than what the previous lumber yard was selling," Racster, his wife, Vicki along with sons, Steve, Tim and David. (Times Bulletin/Ed Gebert)