Thursday, June 25th, 2020
By William Kincaid
CELINA - Scores of classic cars are expected to take to the streets in the heart of Celina on Friday evening as part of an event aiming to rev up the lost culture of cruising and offer some fun to make up for the COVID-19-triggered cancellation of summer events. [More]
From staff reports
CELINA - All four Mercer County District Library locations will reopen with normal hours of operation on Wednesday, following guidance from the Ohio and Mercer County departments of health.
Patrons are asked reserve the first hour of the day for at-risk community members, including individuals 65 years and older and those with underlying medical conditions. Curbside pickup will still be available through the online curbside pickup form or by calling the library to schedule an appointment. [More]
Minster outlasts St. Marys in softball slugfest
By Gary R. Rasberry
ST. MARYS - Four outs away from getting run-ruled by Minster, St. Marys decided to keep everyone in their seats for a little longer.
The Wildcats saw a 15-run lead evaporate into a six-run margin thanks to the Roughriders plating six runs in the fourth and three more in the sixth. Minster managed to tack on a couple of runs in the seventh to pick up an 18-10 win in summer softball action at K.C. Geiger Park. [More]
Obituaries on June 25th, 2020
Ruthilene Leighner-Wilson, age 96, of Celina, Ohio, passed away on Wednesday, April 1, 2020 at the Miller Place in Celina. [More]
Bonita "Bonnie" Rae Opperman, age 72, peacefully passed away surrounded by her loving family on the morning of June 23rd, 2020. [More]
Marlene C. (Albers) Peltier, age 68, of N. County Rd. 25A, Sidney, passed away of natural causes early Tuesday morning, June 23, 2020. [More]
Leon P. Mangas 82, of Union City, Indiana passed away peacefully Sunday, June 21, 2020 at his home surrounded by his loving family. [More]
Local pictures on June 25th, 2020
Subscriber only stories on June 25th, 2020
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Drive-thru testing site to leave fairgrounds
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Coldwater OKs CARES funds
St. Henry routs Marion
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