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Tri Star alums working on program's new building
By Tom Stankard
CELINA - Four Tri Star Career Compact graduates are playing a role in shaping the future of the program that prepared them for life after high school.
They're putting to use the skills they had learned while attending Tri Star to design and plan the technical school's $25 million 2.0 complex being built on State Route 703 across from the Wright State University-Lake Campus. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
Celina fumbled away the game's opening kickoff against Ottawa-Glandforf on Friday.
But the Bulldogs didn't let the game get away as Brett Schwieterman had a big night running the ball and Celina outscored the Titans 28-10 over the final three quarters for a 42-24 win at Titan Stadium in Ottawa to improve to 4-1 and 3-1 in the Western Buckeye League. [More]
Howell sparks Riders in rout of Kenton
By Colin Foster
ST. MARYS - There were halftime fireworks above the railroad tracks at Skip Baughman Stadium on Friday.
Then the St. Marys football team provided plenty of offensive fireworks in the second half.
Ty Howell provided the spark - rushing five times for 114 yards and three touchdowns and adding an 82-yard kickoff return score to start the second half - as the Roughriders outscored Kenton 41-7 in the second half to pull away for a 70-29 victory. [More]
Obituaries on September 22nd, 2018
Shirley Mae Prichard, 85, of Van Wert passed away at 10:15 a.m., Friday at the CHP Inpatient Hospice Center in Van Wert. [More]
David J. Rhoades, age 47, of Saint Henry, Ohio passed away suddenly at 6:09 PM on Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at Mercer Health Hospital, Coldwater, Ohio. [More]
Virginia Ruth Ruskin, age 93, passed away peacefully from this life on Thursday September 20, 2018, at Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton, Ohio. [More]
Donald L. Wiley, 73 of Indian Hill, passed away Wednesday September 19, 2018. [More]
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Subscriber only stories on September 22nd, 2018
Strickland takes aim at Republicans
Two people injured in area accident
Judge sends local woman to prison
Traffic stop results in seizure of drugs
Wildcats surge past Panthers
Cavs rally to defeat Indians
Flyers get rolling to beat Rockets
Redskins rebound from 1st loss with win over Cardinals
Marks wins Outlaw feature
Bulldogs take 3rd at league tourney
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By Colin Foster
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After beating every Western Buckeye League opponent early in the year at the Celina Invitational, St. Marys boys' golf coach Steve Schmitmeyer knew where his team stood entering league play.
On Thursday, the Roughriders stood atop the WBL standings. [More]
Obituaries on September 21st, 2018
Keith E. Speckman, age 72, passed away on Wednesday Sept. 19, 2018 at his residence in Celina with his family by his side. [More]
Rachel Marie Webb, 97, of Rockford, Ohio, died Tuesday evening, September 18, 2018, at the Laurels of Shane Hill in Rockford. [More]
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Cuts planned if levy fails
Schools take steps against bullying
Family Fall Fun Fest planned in Celina
Company receives training grant
Board of elections fills intern post
Serving up victory
Bulldogs fall to Titans
Cardinals sweep Wildcats
By Robb Hemmelgarn
Happy 45th birthday to Midwest Athletic Conference football.
On September 21, 1973, four battles unfolded throughout our area as MAC football lit the flame to their inaugural campaign on the gridiron. Marion Local traveled to Ansonia, New Bremen headed over to Bradford, Coldwater hosted St. Henry and Minster went to Parkway on an evening which no one in attendance had the slightest inkling of the path which their league was about to emblaze. [More]
Obituaries on September 20th, 2018
Harold V. "Hans" Borgerding, age 84, of Fort Recovery, Ohio, died on September 19, 2018, at Briarwood Village, Coldwater. [More]
Zita J. Enneking age 92 of Minster, Ohio died at 3:05 AM on Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at Elmwood Assisted Living, New Bremen. [More]
Jacqueline "Jackie" L. Wells, 87, of Van Wert, OH, died 7:52 PM Tuesday September 18, 2018 @ Van Wert Inpatient Hospice Center, Van Wert, OH. [More]
Michael Paul "Fergie" Williams, 63, of Rockford, Ohio, went home to be with his Savior and Lord on September 17, 2018. [More]
Local pictures on September 20th, 2018
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Drivers beware: Farmers on the move
Councilor quits in Montezuma
Dicke receives scholarship
District chief mum on closed door session
Celina wins tennis match
Roughriders, Wildcats battle for 1st
Cardinals prove computers wrong with win over Indians
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Music festival makes waves with lineup
By William Kincaid
CELINA - Mercer County Treasurer David Wolters is turning to a nationwide lien purchaser to recoup delinquent real estate taxes.
This is the first time the treasurer's office, which going into 2018 had a carry-forward or accumulated delinquent tax balance of $800,000, will conduct a real estate tax lien sale to recover money owed to the county, Wolters told the newspaper on Tuesday afternoon. [More]
By Colin Foster
MARIA STEIN - The sixth-ranked Marion Local volleyball team kicked off a stretch of five games in eight days with a sweep of 15th-ranked Fort Loramie last Saturday.
The Flyers added another sweep on Tuesday, defeating Minster 25-9, 25-18, 25-9 in MAC play at the Hangar. [More]
Obituaries on September 19th, 2018
Leo J. Noggler, 74, Celina, Ohio, died September 17, 2018, at Celina Manor, Celina, Ohio. [More]
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Officials: Switch to paper voting likely
Council OKs land buy for substation
Minster has funds to cover costs
Rockford council approves new by-laws for radio station
Fort officials question state report card measurements
Redskins avenge early loss to Tigers with sweep in St. Henry
Wildcats have big day at Minster XC Classic
Siblings launch Sassy Sisters
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