Thursday, February 13th, 2020
Woman who killed husband had called police in the past
By Sydney Albert
ST. MARYS - A St. Marys-area woman who told a 911 dispatcher that she'd killed her husband had previously reported a domestic dispute.
Stephanie L. Sweigart, 30, was arrested on a felony charge of murder early Saturday morning. Auglaize County Sheriff's deputies and St. Marys police officers responded to 255 Pershing Drive in the Sandy Beach area at 3:32 a.m. Saturday, according to sheriff's office information. They reportedly found Wesley A. Sweigart, 36, dead inside the residence. [More]
By Jeff Elking
NEW BREMEN - School board members on Wednesday accepted a $209,972 bid from H.A Dorsten of Minster to adapt the high school's south academic hallway for use by seventh- and eighth-graders.
The changes include converting the current business lab into a science lab by adding sinks and countertop space. The update also will include converting office space into a special education room, and transforming the media center office into a video project room. [More]
Obituaries on February 13th, 2020
Orville C. Eischen, age 79, of Celina, Ohio, died February 11, 2020 at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne, IN. [More]
Amanda Hook, 93, of Saint Marys, died 2:50 A.M. Tuesday, February 11, 2020, at Shane Hill Nursing Home in Rockford. [More]
Brock Christopher Ramsey, age 29 of Lancaster, OH passed away Tuesday, February [More]
Barbara Ann Strasburg, age 80, of Celina, Ohio, passed away on Thursday, February 6, 2020 at the Lima Memorial Hospital in Lima, Ohio. [More]
Ruby Elizabeth Sorah, age 94, passed away Wednesday, February 5, 2020, at her home in Largo, Florida. [More]
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