Tuesday, October 2nd, 2007
By William Kincaid
FORT RECOVERY - Village officials are excited about the possibility of a new cable provider bringing its services to Fort Recovery and offering some competition to Insight Communications, the village's sole cable provider based out of Hartford City, Ind. [More]
By Bruce Monnin
This week's big mover in the computer points is St. Marys. The Roughriders most likely started playing playoff games in week 5, needing to win the rest to make the playoffs.
While the Roughriders had a 3-2 record going into this last weekend, St. Marys lacked a big computer points generating win. This week's win over Ottawa-Glandorf solved that problem and vaulted the Roughriders up from 20th to 12th in the standings. [More]
Obituaries on October 2nd, 2007
Richard P. Eilerman, 63, 7880 Dawson Road, Fort Loramie, died at 11:54 a.m. Oct. 1, 2007, at Lima Memorial Hospital, following a brief illness. [More]
Winifred Fledderjohn, 84, 212 E. Monroe St., New Bremen, died at 7:50 a.m. Oct. 1, 2007, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. [More]
Blanche A. Grillot, 89, formerly of state Route 197, Celina, died Sept. 30, 2007, at Briarwood Manor Nursing Home, Coldwater. [More]
Gene Amelda Hart, 82, 11300 Circle Drive, St. Marys, died Sept. 26, 2007, at Ot [More]
Thomas E. Nolte, 60, 18611 Fledderjohn Road, New Knoxville, died at 11:45 a.m. [More]
Billy G. Reynolds, 65, died Sept. 29, 2007, at his home in Jacksonville, Fla. Death was due to lung cancer. [More]
Local pictures on October 2nd, 2007
Subscriber and paid stories on October 2nd, 2007
Donna Grube, director of the Auglaize and Mercer Counties Convention and Visitors Bureau, said cleaning up Grand Lake is high on the list of importance for a couple companies she interviewed for a retention and expansion survey.
ST. MARYS - Legislation to sell the city's turbine unit 6 has been scheduled for vote at the next city council meeting, even though some power plant employees believe the shutdown is not necessary.
The Mercer County Educational Service Center board of governors recently accepted $1.14 million in state and federal grants, according to Superintendent Andy Smith.
ST. MARYS - On a night that began with wind-whipped rain showers, it was the Shawnee Indians boy's soccer team that provided the lightning as they sc
Compiled by Ryan Hines
and Gary R. Rasberry
Celina improved to 5-1-1 in Western Buckeye League boy's soccer action in dominating Bath 10-0 in Lima on Monday night.