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Monday, October 22nd, 2007
By Margie Wuebker
A Marion Local High School student has a confirmed case of a bacterial infection known as Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus or MRSA.
Unlike highly publicized cases of the so-called "superbug," the young man has a strain that is being treated successfully with antibiotics, according to Marion Superintendent Carl Metzger. [More]
By Margie Wuebker
MINSTER - Pumpkins decorated the steps leading to St. Augustine Catholic Church Sunday night as local teenagers found a unique and timely way to share their message.
"We lose 4,000 babies each day in this country to abortion," organizer David Slon [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
SHAWNEE TOWNSHIP - St. Marys may have knocked Celina out of Western Buckeye League contention during the regular season, but the Bulldogs got the last laugh by ending the Roughriders' postseason.
Two second-half scores held up as the Bulldogs advanced in the Division II boy's soccer sectional tournament with a 2-0 win over the Roughriders at Shawnee Soccer Stadium on Saturday. [More]
Obituaries on October 22nd, 2007
Elsie A. Borgert, 87, 88 N. Frankfort St., Minster, died at 11:35 p.m. Oct. 19, 2007, at Hospice of Dayton. [More]
Mary Margaret McCain, 75, of Lima, died at 10:17 a.m. Oct. 21, 2007, at her home. [More]
Michael J. Hogg, 41, of Celina, died Oct. 20, 2007, at his home. Death was due to cancer. [More]
Lucille McClurg, 95, of Versailles, died at 11:30 a.m. Oct. 19, 2007, at Versailles Health Care Center. [More]
Theodore "Ted" G. Purpus, 84, 208 N. Garfield St., Minster, died at 12:45 p.m. Oct. 20, 2007, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. [More]
Roger C. Wuebker, 53, 2901 Coldwater Creek Road, St. Henry, died at 10:50 p.m. [More]
Local pictures on October 22nd, 2007
Subscriber only stories on October 22nd, 2007
Celina officials back Illinois power plant
Council to vote on pay hike
St. Marys area voters to decide on school tax issue
St. Marys area voters to decide on councilors
Auglaize commissioner Ivo Kramer plans to retire
Celina marches past Elida on way to sectional crown
Schmitmeyer achieves All-Ohio status
St. Henry sneaks by Parkway; Coldwater rolls to a victory
Marion, New Bremen advance in three games
Minster sweeps district titles
Celina CC teams advance