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By Colin Foster
CELINA - Jason Barhorst beat the heat - and everyone else - on Saturday at the Grand Lake Marathon.
The Sidney native captured the marathon title for the second straight year, completing the 26.2-mile race in a time of 2 hours, 56 minutes and 37.3 seconds. [More]
St. Henry's Naumann earns MAC's top player honors
By Gary R. Rasberry
Teams playing in the Midwest Athletic Conference boys' and girls' golf tournaments on Saturday didn't need to warm up too much with the weather providing enough heat for all.
The heat didn't slow down the St. Henry boys at all as they collected the outright conference title with a blistering showing at the boys' tournament at the Mercer County Elks. [More]
Obituaries on September 25th, 2017
Linda S. French, age 69, of Coldwater, died on Sunday, September 24, 2017 at Community Hospital in Coldwater. [More]
Nancy Jo Thomas, 70, Saint Marys, died 5:11 A.M. Friday, September 22, 2017, at Lima Memorial Hospital. [More]
Jacqueline A. Vickery, age 62, Bryant, Indiana, passed away Friday morning at her residence. [More]
Jim Weaver, 67, Neptune, died on Sept. 22, 2017, at his residence.
Arrangemen [More]
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Water station volunteers keep runners quenched
County officials OK contract for ag drainage tile work
New guys capture crowns
Runners compete under the lights
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Reviled species here to stay in Grand Lake
By Aaron Snyder
Peanut butter and jelly, peas and carrots, carp and Grand Lake - some things are just meant to be together.
"It (the carp population) has been here since the beginning of Grand Lake" said Stephen Jacquemin, a Wright State University-Lake Campus associate professor of biology. [More]
By Colin Foster
NEW BREMEN - Homecoming is a time for celebration.
And the New Bremen football team gave hometown fans plenty to celebrate on Friday.
Led by the ground attack of Nolan Bornhorst and Avery Powers, the Cardinals defeated the visiting Parkway Panthers 34-20 on Homecoming Night at Cardinal Stadium - capturing their first Midwest Athletic Conference victory since Sept. 28, 2012. [More]
Obituaries on September 23rd, 2017
Agatha Leugers, age 101, of Celina, OH, passed away on September 21, 2017 at the Celina Manor. [More]
Joyce Bell-Strickland, 75, of Mendon, OH died 12:54 p.m. Thursday September 21, 2017 at Lima Memorial Health System. [More]
Nancy Thomas, 70, St. Marys, died at 5:11 a.m. Sept. 22, 2017, at Lima Memorial [More]
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It was rocking time at prom for adults with special needs
Bulldogs hold off Titans 14-7
Overtime thriller
Cavs edge Redskins
Roughriders beat Kenton for 600th victory
Flyers top Tigers
Celina 3rd at WBL golf
Shaffer wins Outlaws feature
$1.5M project proposed for Carthagena area
By William Kincaid
CELINA - Mercer County officials are seeking funding sources that would help pay the upfront costs for a proposed new sewer system in the Grand Lake watershed.
However, county community development director Jared Ebbing stressed that plans for the [More]
Western Buckeye League Golf Tournament
By Gary R. Rasberry
CELINA - For Jill Schmitmeyer, it was a tremendous day of golf at the Western Buckeye League boys' golf tournament at Celina Lynx on Thursday afternoon.
The St. Marys senior finished tied for fourth in the tournament with a 77, which helped her earn runner-up in the points race for league Golfer of the Year. [More]
Obituaries on September 22nd, 2017
Patricia A. Muter, age 73, of Coldwater, died on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at Wayne Hospital in Greenville. [More]
Donald G. Purpus, age 64 of Bradford, Ohio died at 2:47 PM on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at Good Samaritan Hospital, Dayton. [More]
Virgil H. Post, age 70 of St. Wendelin, died on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 in Asheville, N.C. [More]
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Area man works to aid foster system
Tri Star, Lake Campus teaming up on programs
Extra patrols set for homecomings
Coaching, a fascinating career if you can keep up
Cavs sweep Skins
Indians get past Flyers
Bulldogs fall to Titans
By Tom Stankard
CELINA - Several Tri Star Career Compact students have united to raise money for those affected by hurricanes Harvey and Irma.
New Bremen High School junior Heather Huddleston had watched the devastating news and grieved for her family members in Florida. [More]
By Tom Stankard
VAN WERT COUNTY - A Minster man was killed on Wednesday morning when a semitrailer traveling behind him struck his vehicle, pushing it into the back of another semitrailer.
At about 10:45 a.m., Bret Helsel, 63, was driving a 2007 Toyota sedan behind a 2018 International semi driven by David Knight, 45, Industry, Pennsylvania, on U.S. 30, according to a release from the Ohio State Highway Patrol's Van Wert Post. [More]
Obituaries on September 21st, 2017
Edith R. Backs, age 86, of Coldwater, died on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at Briarwood Village, Coldwater. [More]
Marta K. Hoelscher age 55 of New Bremen, died on Thursday, September 7, 2017 at 12:15 A.M. at the Roselawn Manor of Spencerville, after an extended illness. [More]
Paul Richard "Punch" Shiverdecker 82, of Piqua, Ohio passed away on Saturday September 16, 2017 at Hospice of Miami County after a battle with Cancer. [More]
Virgil Post, 70, St. Wendelin, died on Sept. 19, 2017, in Asheville, North Caro [More]
Patricia A. Muter, 73, Coldwater, died on Sept. 20, 20107, at Wayne Hospital, G [More]
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Radio operating costs worry officials
Area native working on project to create robot to perform surgery
Village seeks to aid Crown expansion
Man pleads guilty to area break-ins
Montezuma street, alley work on schedule
New Bremen Pumpkinfest set this weekend
Owens volleyball remains a power
Indians get first victory over Wildcats in 1997
Redskins defeat Bulldogs
Tribe, Cats meet again
Playoff chances becoming more predictable
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