Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020
By Sydney Albert
COLDWATER - When 10-year-old Mike Nix returned to town on Monday, he was met with the cheers and encouragement of about 500 students and staff from Coldwater Elementary School.
More than five months ago, Mike was seriously injured while riding his bike in Coldwater. He had been riding his bike north on Rose Drive on Sept. 13 when he ran a stop sign at the intersection with Main Street and was struck by an eastbound dump truck, according to Coldwater Police Department information. [More]
Obituaries on March 3rd, 2020
Luella A. Laux age 93, a former Bryant and Portland resident passed away Saturday morning February 29, 2020 in Briarwood Nursing Home in Coldwater, Ohio. [More]
Clara E. (Bollenbacher) Brinkman, age 103, of Celina, Ohio, passed away at 4:37 pm on February 29, 2020 at The Miller House in Celina. [More]
Diana Fields, age 72, a resident of rural Portland, passed away on Sunday, March 1, 2020 at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital in Muncie. [More]
Bud Maschke, 76, New Knoxville, died on March 2, 2020, in Marquette, Michigan. [More]
Alvira E. "Vera" Marchal age 91, of Versailles passed away at 1:13 PM on Sunday, March 1, 2020, at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton. [More]
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CELINA - Three women are responsible for saving a trove of historical documents from the maw of oblivion.
This history now will be preserved for posterity in the Celina High School Media Center.
Study to determine if opera house is refurbished
FORT RECOVERY - Work has begun on the Cooper Farms utility extension, and the village will be responsible for an estimated $35,000 of an approximately $47,000 change order for the work, according to village administrator Randy Diller.
ROCKFORD - Tonight's village council meeting has been canceled.
Village officials wanted to allow council members and others to attend tonight's Pa
College Notes
Celina grad off to great start for Buckeyes
Seth Lonsway has picked up where he left off in 2019 - and then some.
The Ohio State University redshirt sophomore left-hander has been ringing up batters in his three starts for the Buckeyes during their southern swing in the early baseball season.