Heat Advisory issued July 17 at 3:43PM EDT until July 18 at 10:00PM EDT by NWS Wilmington
...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM TO 10 PM EDT THURSDAY... ...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING... The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a Heat Advisory, which is in effect from 2 PM to 10 PM EDT Thursday. * HEAT INDEX VALUES...100 to 104 Thursday. Near or above 105 due to temperatures in the mid 90s, and dewpoints in the mid 70s Friday and Saturday. * TIMING...Thursday afternoon and early evening for the Heat Advisory. Friday afternoon into early evening, and again Saturday afternoon into early evening for the Excessive Heat Watch. * IMPACTS...Heat stroke, heat exhaustion and other heat related illnesses will be possible, especially if you spend a significant amount of time outdoors, or are involved in any strenuous outdoor activity.
Today 84° Today 84° chance 72° 72° slight chance Tomorrow 91° Tomorrow 91° slight chance 76° 76°
Monday, July 16th, 2007
By Janie Southard
Local weather forecaster Dennis Howick reported the lack of rain this July is now below the amount recorded in July 1988, which was considered the area's worst drought year.
Howick's statistics show 0.12 of an inch of rain July 1-15, 1988, with the area receiving only 0.03 of an inch so far this July. The average rainfall for July is 4.43 inches. [More]
Cardinals advance to ACME state tourney
By Gary R. Rasberry
COLDWATER - The ACME District 4 championship game featured a pitcher's duel between Coldwater and New Bremen, and as it turned out, both teams had just one bad inning.
All the runs in the game were scored in the third.
Coldwater put two across in the top of the inning to keep their hopes alive for a third straight trip to the state tournament. [More]
Obituaries on July 16th, 2007
James H. Donnerberg, 76, 04545 Lock Two Road, New Bremen, died at 8:45 a.m. July 15, 2007, at Heritage Manor Nursing Center, Minster. [More]
Former Mendon resident Donna L. Harner, 88, died at 10:55 a.m. July 15, 2007, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. [More]
Ralph R. "Cappy" Stammen, 78, 814 W. Vine St., Coldwater, died July 14, 2007, at his residence. [More]
Local pictures on July 16th, 2007
Subscriber only stories on July 16th, 2007
Local players can spell success
New Celina utility fee mired in controversy
Four receive minor injuries in accident
Grand Lake stays hot with sweep, making it six consecutive wins