Saturday, June 2nd, 2007
By Margie Wuebker
ST. MARYS - Terry Finke looks across rows of flower-decked gravesites at Elm Grove Cemetery and neighboring Gethsemane Cemetery, separated by a ribbon of asphalt called Greenville Road.
Death has been part of life for the cemetery superintendent and his forefathers, but the 118-year family tradition comes to an end Dec. 31. [More]
By Margie Wuebker
A homeless man faces felony charges after he allegedly broke into a Celina-area home and barricaded himself in an upstairs bedroom.
Josh Cole, 18, has been charged with burglary and remains incarcerated in the Mercer County Jail on a $100,000 cash bond. [More]
By Bruce Monnin
COLUMBUS - The only finals contested Friday at the Division III state track meet were the boys and girls 3200-meter relays.
However, there was plenty of action for the shorter distance runners as they tried to survive the preliminaries in their events to be one of the eight participants in their events finals on Saturday. [More]
Obituaries on June 2nd, 2007
Tillie Ford Martin, 96, Willshire, died 12:15 a.m. June 1, 2007, at the Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford. [More]
Estella M. Ridenour, 91, Wapakoneta, died 2:38 p.m. June 1, 2007, at Wapakoneta Manor. [More]
Local pictures on June 2nd, 2007
Subscriber and paid stories on June 2nd, 2007
The bidding period for Celina's planned addition to the water treatment plant has been extended, but the delay won't change the finish date of the project, city officials say.
Chickasaw village councilors are fishing for input from residents on a proposed street/sidewalk project that could involve about 35 percent of the town's streets.
New Bremen school officials awarded 65 diplomas to the class of 2007 on May 27 at the New Bremen High School gymnasium.
Erika Schmitmeyer and Stephanie Winner were named valedictorians, while Brian Meyer was named salutatorian.
A St. Marys man pleaded not guilty this week to charges he broke into his estranged wife's home and assaulted her in March.
Jason Bott, 30, whose l
Celina City Schools board of education handed out $9,000 in awards to teachers who completed special projects during the school year.
It was the fi
COLUMBUS - Any chance for the Celina girls track team to score points in the Division I state meet will have to come today after none of the runners were able to qualify during Friday preliminaries at Jesse Owens Stadium on the campus of The Ohio State University.