Monday, July 3rd, 2006
By Nancy Allen
Ohio Department of Natural Resources Director Sam Speck is expected to respond to a request from local lake groups for funds to clean up Grand Lake in the next week or so.
During the Lake Development Corporation's (LDC) annual legislative day on t [More]
By Nancy Allen
Mercer County Commissioners are planning a public lake summit meeting for sometime in July, Commissioner Bob Nuding said at Saturday's Lake Improvement Association (LIA) meeting.
Nuding said the summit will focus on two issues: water quality and the lake's water level. [More]
Obituaries on July 3rd, 2006
Marjorie Imogene Alspaugh, 92, of St. Marys, died July 2, 2006, at Valley Nursing Home, St. Marys, where she was a patient. [More]
Ivolyn M. Bergman, 83, of Russia, died at 12:48 a.m. July 2, 2006, at Piqua Manor Nursing Home. [More]
Former Grand Lake resident John "Jack" Bickel, 81, of Newark, died at 11 a.m. July 6, 2006, at Licking Memorial Hospital, Newark. [More]
St. Marys native Donald W. Glass, 70, of Fort Thomas, Ky., died at 1:10 a.m. July 1, 2006, at the Hospice of Cincinnati East, Cincinnati. [More]
Stella L. Hess, 85, of Dayton, died June 30, 2006, at Hospice of Cincinnati. [More]
Paul William Meyer, 78, 1921 Knapke Court, Celina, died at 3 a.m. July 1, 2006, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. [More]
Orville Pence, 94, 8277 Maier-Barber Road, St. Marys, died at 3 a.m. July 1, 2006, at the Saint Marys Living Center. [More]
Former Rockford resident Gwen Weisenborn, 83, of Bradenton, Fla., died May 25, 2006. [More]
Ronald A. Wolf, 65, 152 N. Walnut St., St. Henry, died at 7:50 p.m. July 2, 2006, at Briarwood Manor Nursing Home, Coldwater. Death was due to natural causes. [More]
Local pictures on July 3rd, 2006
Subscriber stories on July 3rd, 2006
Celina's lakefront walkway project is expected to move forward soon following a series of setbacks and delays.
City officials say they are nearing
Celina City Council last week adopted a set of emergency response standards, but some council members said they felt like they were bullied by the federal government into doing so.
What would happen if a terrorist group introduced a crop disease or contagious animal sickness that attacked Mercer County crops or livestock?
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Minster earned itself a place in the district tournament after winning both of its weekend games and taking a spot in the championship game set for Tuesday after action at the Auglaize County ACME sectional held at Hanover Street Park in Minster.
Slavik throws second no-hitter this summer
COLDWATER - It's tough to beat a team four times in one season.
That was the mission Parkway had on Sunday in the winner's bracket of the Mercer County ACME sectional at Veterans Field in Coldwater.
The Grand Lake Mariners led 1-0 on the road against the Lima Locos when lightning and rain forced the postponement in the top of the second inning at Shawnee High School on Sunday night.