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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
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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]
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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
West Bank will be made into a grassy, stump-free area
By William Kincaid
CELINA - Grand Lake St. Marys State Park Manager David Faler said some of his staff and Ohio Department of Transportation employees likely will begin next week to remove the remaining felled trees on the west bank.
However, it's going to take a long time before the once tree-lined west bank slope is converted into a graded, stump-free grassy area, Faler told Grand Lake Rotarians on Thursday morning during an update about efforts to protect Grand Lake's earthen dams. [More]
Obituaries on June 23rd, 2017
Bradley "Boo-Boo" Bye, 46, formerly of Celina, OH passed away at his home in Ansonia, OH early Saturday June 17, 2017. [More]
Mary A. Bruns age 69 of Chickasaw, Ohio died at 4:21 AM on June 22, 2017 at Good Samaritan Hospital, Dayton. [More]
Lucille K. Cron passed away around 8 pm on Wednesday June 21, 2017 at the Celina Manor surrounded by her loving family. [More]
Gertrude H. Tinnerman, 100, Saint Marys, died Thursday, June 22, 2017, at the Saint Marys Living Center. [More]
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State continues to track algae issues
Where do you put all that muck?
Board seeks way to continue pact
Grand Lake church welcomes new pastor
Cavs rough up Roughriders
Link, Redskins shut out the Bulldogs
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