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Trump takes credit for business investment
By William Kincaid
WAPAKONETA - President Donald Trump said Australian-owned Pratt Industries' investment in the United States and its new paper mill and corrugated box factory in Wapakoneta is a victory for American workers, manufacturing and jobs.
"Today we celebr [More]
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MARIA STEIN - Mercer County Sheriff's deputies are investigating an incident that left a Maria Stein pedestrian dead early Saturday morning.
Deputies responded to Fort Recovery-Minster Road east of State Route 716 at about 4:16 a.m., according to [More]
Obituaries on September 23rd, 2019
Adam J. Franck, age 20, of Maria Stein, died Saturday, September 21, 2019 in Me [More]
Larry Allen Hummel, 69, Rossburg, passed away Thursday September 19, 2019 in Columbus, Ohio. [More]
Teresinha M. Grilliot, 61, passed away on September 20th, 2019 at her Fairborn home with her family by her side. [More]
Jeannette M. Lambert, 83, of Wapakoneta passed away at 1:40 a.m. Wednesday September 18, 2019 at the Gardens of Wapakoneta. [More]
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New amphitheater dedicated in Bryson Park District
Youth pastor reaches kids on their level
Coach's spirit boosts St. Henry on the way to second straight title
Minster dominates course for big victory
Cardinals defeat Redskins to go to 12-1
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'Riders romp Cougars in first game at new field
By Colin Foster
ST. MARYS - Doug Frye was thankful for the community support to make the grand of opening of Grand Lake Health System Field a reality Friday night.
"We really appreciate everything the community has done, our school system and everybody involved," Frye said. "It was a beautiful night to start it out tonight. I'm really proud of St. Marys tonight."
The old ball coach was a thankful to get back in the win column, too. [More]
Celina outlasts Elida in shootout
By Gary R. Rasberry
CELINA - For the entire evening, Celina tried everything it could to slow down Elida quarterback Keshawn Spivey.
It took until the final Elida offensive play for Celina to come up with a stopper.
Celina scored the go-ahead touchdown with two minutes remaining in regulation and then stopped Elida' comeback drive with an interception to come away from the battle of Bulldogs with a 42-38 win at Celina Stadium on Friday. [More]
Obituaries on September 21st, 2019
Paula Sue Born Gehle, 68, Wesley Chapel, Florida, and formerly of Lima, died on [More]
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Farmers, motorists can take steps to avoid bitter harvest
Rasawehr suing 5 county officials
City may consolidate electric department at one site
State historic official says Fort site 'uniquely beautiful'
Fog sealing to start on Mercer County roads
Cavs defeat Wildcats in battle of unbeatens
Rockets roll past Redskins
Celina 2nd at WBL
Hays, Cardinals knock off Indians 34-27
Sunny skies expected for Celina amphitheater's debut
By William Kincaid
CELINA - City officials expect a large crowd for the grand opening of the Harley C. Jones Memorial Rotary Amphitheater on what is forecast to be a beautiful, sunny Saturday with temperatures in the low 80s.
The amphitheater in the Bryson Park Dis [More]
Indians win battle for 1st; challenges ahead
By Colin Foster
COLDWATER - The Fort Recovery volleyball team's motto this season is "one team."
If the Indians keep winning MAC games, they may consider changing it to No. 1 team.
Fort Recovery posted a 25-21, 25-22, 25-22 sweep of Coldwater on Thursday night at the Palace in a battle of conference co-leaders. The Indians improved to 5-0. The Cavaliers fell to 4-1 and into a four-way tie for second with St. Henry, New Bremen and Marion Local. [More]
Obituaries on September 20th, 2019
Ned A. Niemeyer, 81, died September 19, 2019, at the James Cancer Hospital in Columbus, surrounded by his loving family. [More]
Alan "Al" E. Goins, age 60, of Celina, Ohio passed away on September 18, 2019 at 12:49 pm in Mercy Health St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima, Ohio. [More]
Maxine Jane Vorhees, age 82, of St. Marys, Ohio, and formerly of Mendon, Ohio, passed away on Thursday, September 19th, 2019, at her residence in St. Marys. [More]
Harold Mitchell "Mitch" McGee, 50, of Celina, passed away at 10:41 p.m., September 10, 2019, at Lima Memorial Hospital. [More]
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Fort's grant denied
Tanker carrying anhydrous tips on 29
Late goals haunt Bulldogs
Roughriders 2nd at WBL; Bulldogs 10th
By Tom Stankard
MONTEZUMA - Village council president Steve Fortman was sworn in as mayor on Wednesday after former mayor Randy Garman's untimely death on Sept. 8.
Village fiscal officer Robert Brenneman led a moment of silence for Garman at Wednesday's council meeting, which was attended by Garman's family. He also spoke of Garman's impact on the village. [More]
By Leslie Gartrell
CELINA - September is National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, and Mercer and Auglaize County residents can take steps to learn about prostate cancer and other prevalent cancers to help lower their risks.
According to the Ohio Department of Healt [More]
Obituaries on September 19th, 2019
Jacob E. McDermitt, 1 hour, of St. Marys, OH died 12:03 a.m. Monday, September 16, 2019, at Joint Twp. District Memorial Hospital. [More]
Larry W. Temple, 71, St. Marys, died at 5:45 a.m. Sept. 17, 2019, at his residence. [More]
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Woman pleads not guilty to murder
Secretary of state in Wapakoneta
Fair board OKs $182K restroom bid
Board validates voter's registration
Two hurt in Celina-area crash
Fort council OKs state debt collection
New Bremen board learns progress made on state report card
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