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By Ed Gebert
CELINA - An Ohio House bill was drawn up to prevent disputes between courts in child-custody cases, according to the bill's author, Rep. Jeffery Rezebek, R-Clayton.
Rezebek said he did not know the specifics in the Maddy custody case involving adoptive parents Brian and Kelly Anderson, Celina, but the dispute that arose between the courts in Mercer and Allen counties over the case last year inspired him to write House Bill 383. [More]
Roughrider ace throws 7 strong innings in win
By Colin Foster
ST. MARYS - St. Marys coach Brian Beam expected Braeden Dunlap to go the distance on Tuesday.
"He's not going to be here for us in the sectionals, so this was his last game and he was going the distance regardless of what pitch count he was at," Beam said. [More]
Obituaries on June 28th, 2017
Hubert Lee Allen, 86, died at 12:05 p.m. Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at his home. [More]
Virginia L. Kraft, age 91, of Coldwater, Ohio, died Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at Briarwood Village, Coldwater. [More]
Allen L. Waterman, 88, Saint Marys, died 9:26 P.M. Monday, June 26, 2017, at the Saint Marys Living Center. [More]
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Students revved up to create their robots at special camp
Mendon plans to upgrade water system
St. Marys board OKs parking lot contract
Fort group organizing local farmers' market
Treatment train work continues
St. Henry picnic adds bounce houses for kids
Local Special Olympic bowlers shine at state
Mariners beat Settlers
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By Jeff Elking
NEW BREMEN - The annual Bremenfest community festival could soon become a thing of the past.
Those were the concerns echoed by two festival officials at the regular village council meeting on Monday.
Committee member Rob Fleming and festival tre [More]
Legislation would let multi-use vehicles travel on city streets
By William Kincaid
CELINA - City council members at Monday night's regular meeting advanced on a 5-2 vote legislation to permit "multi-use vehicles," including golf carts, on city streets where the speed limit is 25 mph or slower.
On the ordinance's second reading, [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
Last high school volleyball season, Paige Jones just missed out on a chance to play in the state final four.
As she gets ready for her senior season for New Bremen, she has extra motivation to help the Cardinals get to the state semifinals: A national championship. [More]
Obituaries on June 27th, 2017
Neil Evan Stemley, age 78, St. Henry, Ohio, died June 26, 2017, at Mercer Health, Coldwater, Ohio. [More]
Daniel Dean Young, 50, of Ft. Wayne, IN. and formerly of Mendon, passed away at [More]
Neil A. Zizelman, 53, died unexpectedly at 9:40 pm June 23, 2017, at the Adena Regional Medical Center. [More]
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Park video surveillance proposed
St. Marys Council OKs land transfer
Local mom donates breast milk to nourish babies
Local man pleads guilty in Zuma Thru break-in
New judge appointed in Celina hotel robbery case
ODOT says St. Henry has to do own speed study
Fort council OKs vacated alleys
Mercer County DD board ready to mark 50 years
Freedom Days celebration set this weekend
Cavs lock up top seed
Zuma Automotive rallies to win title
Mitchell, Broering win Country Fest 5K
St. Henry defeats LCC 7-6 in extras
By William Kincaid
CELINA - A group of incoming freshmen are using an eighth-grade language arts class project to host a concert celebrating their classmates' talents while raising money to fight cancer.
The Concert for Cancer set for 6:30 p.m. Friday in the Celina Middle School gymnasium will honor middle school principal Ann Esselstein, who is battling cancer, according to the students - Mitchell Weitz, Kennady Murlin, Emma Menchhofer, Nicole Warnement and Aidan Schmidt. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
Friday's rain gave way to sunny skies on Saturday as the Celina Dolphins swim team hosted its annual Celina Pentathlon at Bryson Pool. The event allows swimmers to compete in all four disciplines with older swimmers also swimming the inclusive individual medley. [More]
Obituaries on June 26th, 2017
Jeanette Elizabeth Eustache-Thaman, 94, of Sidney, passed away at 11:00 PM on Thursday, June 22, 2017 at Lane Park of Sidney. [More]
Ruth E. Kettler age 97 formerly of New Knoxville, OH., died on Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 4:10 P.M. at the Otterbein Retirement Community of St. Marys. [More]
Local pictures on June 26th, 2017
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Saving a downtown
House takes up adoption legislation
County issues reminder on corn near right-of-way
Challenger Baseball players get a chance to meet the Mariners
Mariners bounce back with weekend sweep of Graders
House of Hope prepared for new residents
By Ed Gebert
CELINA - House of Hope's two sober-living facilities are nearly ready for residents as managers for both houses have moved in and applications are being accepted.
"We have been waiting for these two for quite some time," House of Hope Executive Di [More]
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Going to the green
County may sell Auglaize Acres
Younger Faber seeks 84th House seat
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