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Wednesday, December 24th, 2008
Celina church ministry organizes construction of home for local family in need
By Shelley Grieshop
Ten-year-old Kyler and his 6-year-old brother, Brylan, race down the hallway of their unfinished Celina home, tearing past their mother and nearly sideswiping a ladder.
"Slow down!" shouts Amy Durbin, as the angry look on her face quickly fades to a smile. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
COLDWATER - Despite a strong run that saw the Cavaliers take a short lead in the first half, Coldwater had struggles in taking care of the ball, resulting in a lot of lost opportunities.
Elida took advantage of the miscues to pull away in the second half for a 48-33 win over the Cavaliers at The Palace. The Cavaliers drop to 0-6 on the season as the Bulldogs even their mark at 3-3. [More]
Obituaries on December 24th, 2008
Brian J. Daniel, 34, of 718 S. Wayne St., St. Marys, died Dec. 23, 2008, at his [More]
Delores E. Didier, 74, 1001 Myers Road, Celina, died Dec. 22, 2008, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. [More]
Paul E. Germann, 82, 825 Echo St., Celina, died Dec. 23, 2008, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. [More]
Mary T. McMahon, 90, of Coldwater, died at 7:50 p.m. Dec. 22, 2008, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. [More]
Judith Eileen Palmer, 67, of 806 Heather Drive, St. Marys, died Dec. 23, 2008, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. [More]
Wayne I. Snider, 88, 4225 state Route 118, Coldwater, died at 3:45 a.m. Dec. 24, 2008, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. [More]
Local pictures on December 24th, 2008
Subscriber only stories on December 24th, 2008
Area woman accused of stealing painkillers
Bids opened for wastewater plant project
Celina will get $3 million electric substation
Man dies of apparent suicide
Area people should take precautions at holidays
Cardinals win comfortably
Rangers roll past Bearcats on the road