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]
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]
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]
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]
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]