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Thursday, December 23rd, 2010
Secret Santa gives patrons gift of coffee; customers share their own generosity
By Margie Wuebker
CELINA - Customers at the Party Mart, 317 S. Main St., believe in Santa Claus - Mrs. Santa Claus that is - after receiving surprise gifts that warmed their hearts and their tummies.
The benefactor, who wishes to remain anonymous, handed Party Mart clerk Julie Brookhart a wad of money in the beginning of the month, asking her to use $5 each day- Monday through Friday until Christmas - to buy coffee or cappuccino for customers of her choosing. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
Marion Local's volleyball coach Amy Steininger was getting a little emotional when she found out that the American Volleyball Coaches Association named Flyers' all-around star Alyssa Winner as a first-team All-American and invited her to play in the Under Armour All-American Match. [More]
Obituaries on December 23rd, 2010
Nellie M. Woodruff, 95, Geneva, Ind., died at 4:45 p.m. Dec. 21, 2010, at Swiss Village Retirement Center in Berne, Ind. [More]
Norma B. Zizelman, 89, Rockford, died at 10:45 p.m. Dec. 21, 2010, at the Laurels of Shane Hill in Rockford. [More]
Kenneth Cordonnier, 73, New Knoxville, died at 8 p.m. Dec. 22, 2010, at Joint T [More]
Local pictures on December 23rd, 2010
Subscriber only stories on December 23rd, 2010
Suspect charged with murder in beating death
Local developer: Go see manure digester in Wooster
Sale of small land parcels approved
Pair arrested for car theft
Local museum receives several Hopi kachinas
Maxson served New Bremen basketball well