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By William Kincaid
CELINA - Manure runoff from a Fort Recovery-based livestock producer's field in Darke County reportedly caused the death of 100 to 200 fish in a Jay County, Indiana, pond, Mercer County Soil and Water Conservation District board members learned this week. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
FORT RECOVERY - Midway through the third quarter, Fort Recovery was trailing New Bremen by as many as 13 points. With 7 1/2 minutes remaining in the game, the Indians' deficit was 10 points.
The Cardinals, though, could not put away the Indians. And the Indians took advantage. [More]
Obituaries on February 16th, 2019
John Eilerman, 92, Fort Loramie, died Feb. 14, 2019, in his residence.
Visita [More]
Bradley A. Glass, 66, of Saint Marys, died Thursday, February 14, 2019, at his residence, following a short illness. [More]
C. Richard Ike, 83, of Saint Marys, died 9:07 P.M. Thursday, February 14, 2019, at his residence. [More]
Helen C. Prendergast, 91, of Saint Marys, died Monday, February 11, 2019, at Otterbein Saint Marys Retirement Community. [More]
Don Prueter, 86, of New Knoxville, died Wednesday, February 13, 2019, at Elmwood of New Bremen. [More]
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Business is a piece of (cheese)cake
Defense to add new arguments in murder case
Rockford man arrested for alleged threat with gun
Board seeks to fill election deputy's post
Ohio Department of Natural Resources files wildlife reports
Cavs knock Flyers out of 1st-place tie in MAC
10 straight
Swimmers qualify for state meet
Area teams move on
Cougars hot in win over 'Dogs
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By Sydney Albert
CELINA - A St. Marys man was arrested early Thursday morning after five shots were fired into a mobile home in Celina the day before, according to a news release.
Joseph D. Meinerding, 22, has been arrested and booked into the Mercer County jail on a charge of felonious assault. [More]
Indians rally in 4th to stun Cardinals
By Colin Foster
NEW BREMEN - New Bremen wanted a happy ending on Senior Night.
A group of underclassmen from Fort Recovery had a different ending in mind.
Sophomore Kierra Wendel scored eight of her 12 points in the fourth quarter, including the two go-ahead free throws, and classmate Alli Vaughn had five of her 11 points in the final frame as the Indians rallied from a 12-point deficit to stun the Cardinals, 42-39, at the Nest. [More]
Obituaries on February 15th, 2019
Attorney John Allen Poppe, 80, of Wapakoneta, passed away on Wednesday February 13, 2019 at home with his wife and family by his side. [More]
Nancy S. Roth, age 72, of Celina, passed away at 9:05 pm on February 12, 2019 at the Grande Lake Healthcare Center in St. Marys, Ohio. [More]
Helen C. Prendergast, 91, St. Marys, died at 8:45 p.m. Feb. 12, 2019, at Otterb [More]
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$15,000 awarded for tree planting
Emergency manure application takes place
Auglaize board certifies election petitions
Chickasaw water tower, treatment plant on schedule
Woman released in vehicular homicide case
On top again
Bulldogs take down Cougars
By William Kincaid
CELINA - Retired Celina dentist Richard Ramsey last week introduced Karen Homan of Cassella to Grand Lake Rotarians by recalling the biblical story of Noah.
"What did Noah do? He obeyed God's call, and he built the ark specifically to all his instructions - and it worked," Ramsey said. [More]
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By Gary R. Rasberry and Colin Foster
The indoor track and field season in starting to wind down with conference championships taking place.
Several local athletes had strong showings at the Crossroads League championships held at Taylor University (Indiana) this past weekend. [More]
Obituaries on February 14th, 2019
Melba L. (Kramer) Williams Bender, age 101, formerly of Sidney and rural Fort L [More]
Russell H. Young, 90, Van Wert, OH died 4:47 a.m. Sunday February 10, 2019 at Lutheran Hospital in Ft. Wayne, IN. [More]
Blair R. Raudabaugh, age 63, of Celina, Ohio, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019 at his residence in Celina. [More]
Mary "Sis" Kantner, 86, of Saint Marys, died 11:10 P.M. Tuesday, February 12, 2019, at Shawnee Manor Nursing Home. [More]
Nancy S. Roth, age 72, of Celina, passed away at 9:05 pm on February 12, 2019 at the Grande Lake Healthcare Center in St. Marys, Ohio. [More]
Martina J. Uhlenhake, age 91 of St. Henry, died on Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at Briarwood Village, Coldwater. [More]
John A. Poppe, 80, Wapakoneta, died at 4:22 a.m., Feb. 13, 2019, at his home. [More]
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Sweethearts look back on 72 years of marriage
County plans to aid Fort project
Flu cases decline
Coldwater chamber hands out awards
'Skins, 'Cats meet in key MAC game
Brown had great run with Rangers
Trio of divers move on to state meet
Youths to show their talent
Celina council gives state green light to do reconstruction in 2020
By William Kincaid
CELINA - City council members on Monday night passed legislation authorizing the Ohio Department of Transportation to reconstruct West Market Street in 2020.
Councilors unanimously approved the ordinance as an emergency measure after suspending the rules requiring three public readings to meet ODOT's timeframe. [More]
By Colin Foster
MINSTER - Minster Head Football Coach Geron Stokes has been fully reinstated by the school district.
After having been placed on paid administrative leave from his coaching and weight-room monitoring duties by district superintendent Brenda Boeke, Stokes has been cleared to return to his positions. [More]
Obituaries on February 13th, 2019
Richard A. Miller, 74, of Saint Marys, died 2:20 A.M. Monday, February 11, 2019, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital. [More]
Robert H. Vogel, 91, of Saint Marys, died Monday, February 11, 2019, at his residence. [More]
Bobby W. Wendel, 87, of Bryant, IN, (New Corydon) passed away at 2:35 AM on Monday, February 11, 2019 at Adams Memorial Hospital in Decatur, IN. [More]
Barbara Ann (Nieport) Westgerdes, age 70, of Russia, Ohio, passed away of natural causes at her residence Monday afternoon, February 11, 2019. [More]
Russell Young, 91, Van Wert, died on Feb. 10, 2019, at Lutheran Hospital, Fort [More]
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Mayor touts the positives
Speaker shares story of abuse
Parkway considering 3-hour delays
Coldwater board opts for pact to cut printer, copier costs
Officials report more vaccination no-shows
Indians beat 'Dogs
Top-ranked Redskins outlast Flyers in 'IMPACT Game'
Bulldog wrestlers top Cougars
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