Flash Flood Watch issued June 17 at 3:44AM EDT until June 18 at 2:00PM EDT by NWS Wilmington
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON... The National Weather Service in Wilmington has expanded the * Flash Flood Watch to include 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. * Through Tuesday afternoon * With the ground already saturated, additional rounds of showers and embedded thunderstorms today through early Tuesday could result in new instances of flash flooding. Additional rainfall of 1 to 3 inches will be possible in the heaviest and most persistent storm activity. Some locations could have rain repeatedly move across spots which have already received up to 2 to 3 inches of rain in the past several days. This may result in flash flooding with lighter rainfall amounts than would otherwise be expected.
Today 78° Today 78° slight chance slight chance 65° 65° chance Tomorrow 77° Tomorrow 77° chance 62° 62° slight chance
Saturday, June 8th, 2019
Court program ties teens to agriculture
By Tom Stankard
CELINA - Mercer County Juvenile Court officials hope that having some youth get their hands dirty will keep them out of trouble.
"At some point, they've done something wrong, are charged and come into court," Angie Gehle, chief probation officer, said on Friday afternoon at the Mercer County Fairgrounds, where participants in the Ripple Project were tending to fruit and vegetables. [More]
Luikart outlasts Brown as Hillsdale snaps Minster's 12-game winning streak
By Colin Foster
AKRON - Minster made its fifth OHSAA State Baseball Final Four appearance Friday at a new venue: Canal Park, home of the Cleveland Indians' Double-A affiliate Akron RubberDucks.
The Wildcats left too many ducks on the pond in this one.
Jeromesville Hillsdale left-hander Jay Luikart - a Wright State commit - got out of a bases-loaded jam in the fourth, the Falcons scratched across one run in the second and held on for a 1-0 victory in the Division IV state semifinal. [More]
Obituaries on June 8th, 2019
Adrian L. Homan age 47 of Philothea died Thursday June 6th at the Brethren Reti [More]
Thomas F. Moorman, age 85, of St. Henry, died on Thursday, June 6, 2019 at Briarwood Village, Coldwater. [More]
Cathy Tester, 67, Wapakoneta, died 2:10 P.M. Thursday, June 6, 2019, at her residence following a brief illness. [More]
Jim A. Rengers, age 66, of Coldwater, died on Thursday, June 6, 2019 at Lima Memorial Hospital surrounded by family. [More]
Local pictures on June 8th, 2019
Subscriber only stories on June 8th, 2019
Agencies offer tornado-recovery help
$92K grant gives boost to wetlands restoration
Program aims to raise young farmers
HIT team action nets six arrests
Parkway board meets to discuss leaders' pay
Georgia drivers sweep Eldora features
Big inning lifts Mariners to victory