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Tuesday, October 16th, 2007
By Shelley Grieshop
An 87-year-old man helped his elderly cousin out of their burning home but did not manage to escape himself in a fire Sunday night in Uniopolis.
Robert Frick, the owner of the home along West Oak Street that was nearly destroyed in the fiery blaze, was pronounced dead at the scene. [More]
By Margie Wuebker
Officials continue to investigate a Friday afternoon fire at the Mersman Furniture Co. that is believed to be suspicious in nature.
Celina firefighters responding to the 4:41 p.m. call at 500 W. Wayne St. found two minor fires at the north end of the three-story building. Fire chief Doug Kuhn attributed smouldering sawdust in one area to careless smoking. [More]
Obituaries on October 16th, 2007
Richard M. Barber, 61, formerly of 519 Cron St., Celina, died at 2 a.m. Oct. 14, 2007, at The Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford. Death was due to natural causes. [More]
Jean M. Francis, 83, of Russia, died at 5:45 a.m. Oct. 15, 2007, at Versailles Health Care Center. [More]
Former Celina resident Ruth E. Gartner, 85, of Berne, Ind., died at 2:52 p.m. Oct. 14, 2007, at Swiss Village Retirement Center, Berne. [More]
Charles Hines, 72, of Celina, died Oct. 15, 2007, at St. Rita's Medical Center, [More]
Marie C. Hornberger, 71, 1006 Clover Lane, Celina, died at 12:20 p.m. Oct. 13, 2007, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. [More]
Bruce Yohey, 67, died early this morning, Oct. 16, 2007, at Celina Manor Nursin [More]
Local pictures on October 16th, 2007
Subscriber only stories on October 16th, 2007
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Camera crews arrive at Celina Intermediate School to tape commercial
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District may see red in 2011
Schmitmeyer on his own at state tourney
Marion the only lock at this point for playoffs