Flash Flood Watch issued June 18 at 3:58AM EDT until June 18 at 2:00PM EDT by NWS Wilmington
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON... The Flash Flood Watch continues for * Portions of East Central Indiana and Ohio, including the following areas, in East Central Indiana, Fayette IN, Union IN, and Wayne. In Ohio, Auglaize, Champaign, Darke, Delaware, Hardin, Logan, Mercer, Miami, Preble, Shelby, and Union OH. * Until 2 PM EDT this afternoon * With the ground already saturated, additional scattered showers and thunderstorms today could result in new instances of flash flooding. Localized rainfall of 1 to 2 inches will be possible in the heaviest and most persistent storm activity. This may result in flash flooding with lighter rainfall amounts than would otherwise be expected.
Flood Warning issued June 18 at 8:57AM EDT until June 18 at 2:51PM EDT by NWS Wilmington
The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a * Flood Warning for... Shelby County in west central Ohio... Logan County in west central Ohio... Central Auglaize County in west central Ohio... Hardin County in west central Ohio... Northern Union County in central Ohio... * Until 500 PM EDT Tuesday. * At 852 AM EDT, local law enforcement reported flooding is occurring in Hardin, Shelby, Logan, and Union Counties. Several roads are closed or have high water. Up to two inches of rain have already fallen. Radar indicated that additional very slow moving moderate to at times heavy rainfall will move across the area this morning. An additional inch to upwards of two inches will be possible this morning. Runoff from this excessive rainfall will cause flooding to continue to occur. * Some locations that will experience flooding include... Sidney, Bellefontaine, Kenton, New Bremen, Minster, Richwood, Newport, Anna, Fort Loramie, Jackson Center, Russells Point, De Graff, Botkins, Lakeview, New Knoxville, Waynesfield, Belle Center, West Mansfield, Chippewa Park and Hardin.
Flood Advisory issued June 18 at 5:13AM EDT until June 18 at 2:51PM EDT by NWS Wilmington
The National Weather Service in Wilmington has extended the * Flood Advisory for... Northeastern Shelby County in west central Ohio... Northern Logan County in west central Ohio... Northeastern Auglaize County in west central Ohio... Hardin County in west central Ohio... * Until 900 AM EDT. * At 511 AM EDT, minor flooding was reported at several locations in both Hardin and northern Shelby Counties, particularly in the Botkins area in northern Shelby. Additional scattered showers will move through the advisory area over the next several hours, with additional rainfall up to 1 inch possible during this time frame. * Minor flooding of low-lying and poorly drained streets, highways and underpasses will continue to occur. In addition, farmland near creeks, streams and drainage ditches will continue to experience minor flooding. Some locations that will experience minor flooding include... Wapakoneta, Kenton, Anna, Jackson Center, Forest, Russells Point, Botkins, Lakeview, Alger, Waynesfield, Belle Center, Chippewa Park, Blanchard, Roundhead, Mount Victory, Mcguffey, Ridgeway, Uniopolis, Kettlersville and Patterson.
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Thursday, November 29th, 2012
By Margie Wuebker
FORT RECOVERY - Investigators have some people of interest in the 2011 murders of Fort Recovery-area residents Robert and Colleen Grube.
Mercer County Sheriff Jeff Grey made the announcement this morning - nearly one year after their deaths - as part of a press statement, adding he is "very hopeful" resolution of the case will come soon. [More]
Last Curtain Call
By Robb Hemmelgarn
In the early 1990s, St. Marys football was king.
With fortunes built on punishing running attacks and relentless, suffocating defenses, Skip Baughman's crew captured their first state championship in 1990, only to land back on the main stage two years later, where 20 years ago this week, they put the exclamation point on their remarkable 13-1 campaign while solidifying themselves as one of the premier programs in all of Ohio. [More]
By Daily Standard Staff
ROSSBURG - Eldora Speedway and NASCAR announced Wednesday by press release another milestone event in the legendary half-mile oval's rich history as the 60-year-old track will play host to the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series in 2013.
The Inaugural Mudsummer Classic on Wednesday, July 24, will mark the first NASCAR-sanctioned National Tour event held on dirt since September 1970 in Raleigh, N.C. [More]
Obituaries on November 29th, 2012
Ethel Jean Brewer, 70, St. Marys, died Nov. 28, 2012, at Lima Memorial Health S [More]
Larry Vernatt, 59, Celina, died Nov. 27, 2012, at his home.
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Jason Wayne Loney, 37, New Bremen, died Nov. 24, 2012, at his home.
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Richard H. Brackman, 90, Maria Stein, died Nov. 28, 2012, at Heritage Manor Nur [More]
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Steven Tyler gets wild
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Local football stars earn All-Ohio honors