Monday, October 27th, 2008
By Margie Wuebker
Pooches in all shapes and sizes came to the Mercer County Fairgrounds on Saturday afternoon to strut their stuff at the 2008 Dog Walk and Family Fall Fest sponsored by the Animal Protection League of Mercer County.
What a day for canines as they bided their time with doggie pedicures, free hayrides, turns around the agility course, professional pet photos and a chance to win prizes in categories ranging from cutest dog to best trick. [More]
By Bruce Monnin
TROY - Area cross country teams faced a difficult test at the Division III regional meet at Troy.
None of the area boys' teams could overcome the champions from Russia, but the St. Henry, New Bremen and Minster teams all finished in the top four to advance to next week's state meet. [More]
Obituaries on October 27th, 2008
Estae Bollenbache, 92, of Rockford, died at 6:45 on Oct. 27, 2008.
Arrangemen [More]
Jeanette E. Crusie, 76, 01687 Greenville Road, St. Marys, died at 6:07 a.m. Oct. 26, 2008, at her residence. [More]
Gertrude Palmer, 92 died at 7:15 p.m. Oct. 25, 2008, at Otterbein St. Marys Retirement Living Community. [More]
William G. Winget, 62, 3448 St. Anthony Road, Celina, died at 9:50 p.m. Oct. 24, 2008, at his son's residence in Celina. Death was due to natural causes. [More]
Local pictures on October 27th, 2008
Subscriber only stories on October 27th, 2008
Grand Lake area may get early taste of winter
State Issue 1 to decide earlier statewide ballot filing deadlines
Marion Local rolls on to regionals
Bulldogs cruise to district title
Goodwin is fourth Celina boy runner to reach state CC
Roughriders win first district title
Celina girls fall to Lexington
'Skins, Tigers win district crowns