Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016
Grand jury declines to return indictment
By Claire Giesige
CELINA - The Ohio State Highway Patrol trooper involved in the Nov. 29 shooting that resulted in the death of Justin D. McHenry, 22, Celina, will not face charges.
A Mercer County grand jury on Thursday declined to indict trooper Brandon M. Chaney. The decision came after the jury had reviewed the facts and circumstances of the incident and considered the testimony of a witness and the evidence, according to a news release issued Monday by the Mercer County Prosecutor's Office. [More]
By Colin Foster
COLDWATER - Coldwater took care of another team from the WBL (St. Marys) with a 3-1 win on Monday at Veterans Field.
Now it's time for the Cavaliers to take care of business in the MAC.
Malave Bettinger drove in two runs, Kraig Schoenherr pitched four solid innings and Jack Hemmelgarn was flawless in relief, as the Cavaliers defeated the Roughriders two days after having handed their WBL-mate, Bath, a 1-0 loss at the Vet. [More]
Obituaries on May 3rd, 2016
D. Leola Carr, of Celina, age 87, passed away on Sunday May 1, 2016 at the Mercer County Community Hospital in Coldwater. [More]
Trinity E. Fuson, 2, of Celina, Ohio, passed away on Thursday, April 28, 2016, in Port Orange, FL, due to the result of a tragic accident. [More]
David S. "Rico" Rodriguez, age 47, died on Sunday, May 1, 2016 at his residence in Bluffton, Ohio. [More]
Robert A. Guggenbiller, 90, Coldwater, died the morning of May 3, 2016, at Bria [More]
John William "Bill" Claypool, 98, Celina, died at 8:40 p.m. May 2, 2016, at the [More]
Mrs. Delores May Roether, 82, passed away on Sunday, May 1, 2016.
Dunbar Funeral Home Northeast Chapel is assisting the family. [More]
Connie G. Kitzmiller age 63, of Minster, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, May 1, 2016, at The James Cancer Hospital, Columbus. [More]
Audrey M. Hertel, 94, Celina, died at 4 a.m. May 2, 2016, at Joint Township Dis [More]
Nellie Mae Hamilton, age 93, of Mendon, passed away Monday morning, May 2, 2016, at The Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford. [More]
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