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By William Kincaid
CELINA - Many companies in the last few months have expressed interest in setting up anaerobic digesters in Mercer County to convert manure biogas into energy, Ag Solutions Coordinator Theresa Dirksen told Celina Rotarians on Tuesday.
However, such an operation in itself would not necessarily help area agricultural producers find an efficient and affordable means of moving out of the county an overabundance of manure nutrients responsible for water pollution. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
FORT RECOVERY - Marion Local softball players had to feel like Fort Recovery pitcher Jackie Homan was a one-woman army on Tuesday.
The freshman struck out 10 and forced the Flyers into grounding back to the pitching circle six times as the Indians won their second MAC game in a row with a 10-1 victory at Fort Recovery Middle School. [More]
Obituaries on April 24th, 2019
Tammy Sue Methot, 49, Van Wert, died on April 22, 2019, at her residence.
No services will be held. [More]
Melvin E. Wilson, age 83, of the Celina and Hillsboro areas, passed away unexpectedly Saturday afternoon April 20, 2019 at the Highland District Hospital. [More]
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LFA moves to save funds for West Beach aeration equipment
St. Marys voters to decide renewing school levy
Board OKs position for Special Olympics
County jobless rate falls
Tough night
Battle for first
Marion cruises past Fort Recovery
Coldwater companies merge
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By Sydney Albert
ST. MARYS - Two St. Marys men were rescued from the St. Marys River Saturday night after their kayaks capsized and plunged them into 47-degree water.
St. Marys Fire Department and emergency medical squad personnel received a call at 8:45 p.m. that two males had been caught in the river, which was flowing quickly due to earlier rain and snow. The men were holding onto a log south of the South Street bridge to avoid being swept away. [More]
Turner homers as Celina beats Coldwater
By Gary R. Rasberry
COLDWATER - Monday's softball game between Celina and Coldwater came down to getting runners home after they reached base.
Celina could. Coldwater couldn't.
Taylor Turner's three-run home run in the second helped spark the Bulldogs on offense and Maddy Luebke kept the Cavalier offense from scoring much in an 8-1 Celina win at Lady Cav Diamond. [More]
Obituaries on April 23rd, 2019
Imelda E. Stucke, age 89, of Osgood passed away Saturday April 20, 2019 at Bria [More]
William E. Willmann, 88, of Saint Marys, died 9:25 P.M. Sunday, April 21, 2019, at the Heritage Manor Nursing Home, Minster. [More]
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Sun shines on unveiling of course
Council considers $2 million transfer
St. Henry council OKs land purchase
New Bremen plans to seek EMS levy renewal
Tech head reports on ransomware attack
St. Marys adding 2 positions
Coldwater council OKs solid waste plan
Mendon egg hunt reset
Redskins beat Bulldogs for 9th win in a row
Cardinals win 10th game of season
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Students launch discussion group
By William Kincaid
CELINA - A group of Wright State University-Lake Campus English majors has launched a forum to discuss novels and their respective film adaptations in an effort to share a love of storytelling with the community.
Stream and Read made its debut in [More]
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LIMA - A 25-year-old St. Marys man died in Lima after being shot on Friday night, according to a Lima Police Department news release.
Police officers responding to a shooting at 405 Orena Ave. at approximately 6:55 p.m. found Dustan Purdy suffering from a single gunshot would, the release stated. [More]
Obituaries on April 22nd, 2019
Robert "Bob" Highley, age 89, of Celina, Ohio, passed away at 7:00 pm April 19, [More]
Jeanne Naveau, 93, of Russia passed away Saturday April 20, 2019.
She was bor [More]
Dustan Purdy, 25, St. Marys, died April 19, 2019, at Lima Memorial Health Syste [More]
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Parkway voters to decide replacing levy
St. Henry voters to decide levy renewal
Schmitmeyer, Oilers win G-MAC championship
'Hometown Showdown' to be held in Celina on June 1
Easter feast will have Italian flair
By Leslie Gartrell
FORT RECOVERY - The Rev. Ned Brown had been considering his options for the Easter Sunday meal he'll make for his family.
Lamb was an option, though he wasn't sure his family would like it too much. He considered making steaks like he did one year or maybe the all-time classic, baked ham. [More]
Obituaries on April 20th, 2019
Harold Eugene "Gene" Beams, 89, of Findlay, passed away at 10:28 AM on Thursday [More]
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Local insurance agency marks a century of customer service
Novice gardeners encouraged to start small, do their homework
Sex offender who fled is apprehended
Lakers record sweep
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