Thursday, August 22nd, 2019
The American Legion returns to Mendon after nearly a century
By Leslie Gartrell
MENDON - The American Legion is being revived in Mendon as a new charter opens 94 years after its first charter closed its doors and 100 years after the formation of the organization itself.
In 1993, Realtor Jim Shaffer found the original charter application and member list of the village's American Legion from 1919 in a building his father and grandfather owned. [More]
Local go-kart circuit includes fun and fundraising
By Colin Foster
ST. HENRY- Mike Osterholt developed a love for racing when he was growing up.
"When they first put the Daytona 500 on TV, I watched. That was probably 50 years ago," recalled Osterholt, who went on to race go-karts for nearly a quarter-century.
Currently, the St. Henry resident and a group of fellow race enthusiasts have been spreading their love of racing. [More]
Obituaries on August 22nd, 2019
James H. Boeckman, 72, of Dayton, OH formerly of Minster, died at 2:20 AM on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at Walnut Creek Nursing Home, Kettering. [More]
Brad Lee Scheer, 68, St. Marys, died at 4:26 p.m. Aug. 16, 2019, at Heritage Center nursing home, Minster. [More]
Local pictures on August 22nd, 2019
Subscriber only stories on August 22nd, 2019
New Bremen board approves spending on school
Mercer County Fair was fantastic
2 injured in garage fire
Celina man pleads not guilty to charges
Commissioners keep dog license fees same
Celina man pleads not guilty to sex, other charges
Montezuma plans legal action against driver who hit guardrail
Part of Wabash Road to close temporarily
Redskins victorious at tri-match