Saturday, November 21st, 2020
New Bremen shuts out JFK for first state championship
By Tom Haines
MASSILLON - For once, New Bremen didn't need late heroics.
After three straight upset wins, all of which were decided in the final two minutes, the Cardinals came in as favorites and played like it, outplaying Warren John F. Kennedy in all phases en route to a 31-0 win in the Division VII state championship game at Paul Brown Tiger Stadium in Massillon. [More]
Obituaries on November 21st, 2020
Fabiola Mary (Stammen) Doan age 89 died Friday, November 20, 2020 at the Sanctuary, Dublin, Ohio. [More]
Ralph I. Plattner, age 85 of New Bremen, died on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at 10:26 A.M. at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton due to complications of COVID-19. [More]
Fr. Vincent Hoying, C.PP.S. of the Kansas City Province of the Missionaries of [More]
Margaret Ketcham, 69, Celina, died on Nov. 20, 2020, at Shane Hill Nursing Home [More]
Dale J. "Whitey" Bruns, 83, Fort Recovery, died on Nov. 20, 2020, at Mercer Cou [More]
Dolores A. "Tootie" Wuebker, age 92, of Carthagena, died on Friday, November 20, 2020 at the Gardens at Celina. [More]
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Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
Coldwater got to within a point of Van Wert late, but could not the lead as the Cavaliers dropped their 2020-21 girls basketball season opener 30-29 to the Cougars at the Cougar Den.
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
Shane Hamm passed for four touchdowns and Victor Dawson rushed for 145 yards to lead Akron Hoban to a 35-6 victory over Massillon Washington in the Division II state football championship game at Paul Brown Tiger Stadium in Massillon.
Area food pantries are seeing mixed trends in need as the holidays roll around and COVID-19 continues to spread.
While larger organizations such as
CELINA - One new death from COVID-19 and 46 new cases were reported in Mercer County on Friday, raising the county's totals to 40 deaths and 2,467 cases.
The first Christmas tree lighting set for the Mercer County Courthouse lawn has been canceled, but Celina-Mercer County Chamber of Commerce Director Stacy Beougher said organizers are already gearing up for next year.