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Saturday, January 12th, 2008
By William Kincaid
The $594,250 second phase of the new Mercer County jail project was approved by Mercer County Commissioners on Thursday.
Commissioners authorized a lump sum payment to Shremshock Architects of Columbus to complete the design services through bidding and permitting. [More]
By Ryan Hines
Shawnee was the popular preseason pick to win the Western Buckeye League boys basketball crown and Celina fans saw why on Friday night at the Fieldhouse.
Despite a strong effort from the home team, Shawnee improved to 10-1 on the season following a 72-56 win over Celina. [More]
By Mark Ruschau
COLDWATER - New Knoxville, the undefeated and number-two ranked team in Division IV, went on the road to The Palace at Coldwater High School Friday night and came home with a huge 62-52, Midwest Athletic Conference win over the Coldwater Cavaliers.
With the win, New Knoxville improves to 11-0 overall and remains tied for first place in the conference with the Marion Local Flyers, each with a 4-0 record. Coldwater, losers of three straight, fall to 3-5 overall and 0-2 in the MAC. [More]
Obituaries on January 12th, 2008
Clara Albright, 85, 792 Coventry Green, St. Marys, died at 6 a.m. Jan. 11, 2008, at Valley Nursing Home, St. Marys. [More]
Angela E. Bettinger, 78, 3778 state Route 118, Coldwater, died Jan. 10, 2008, at her home. [More]
Hattie Mae Fox, 67, 905 E. Spring St., St. Marys, died Jan. 1, 2008, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. [More]
Former Celina resident Paul R. Howell, 92, died Jan. 11, 2008, at Delaware Cour [More]
Billy Wade "Mud-Dub" King, 48, 923 Hendricks St., St. Marys, died Jan. 8, 2008, [More]
Local pictures on January 12th, 2008
Subscriber only stories on January 12th, 2008
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Man pleads guilty to murder of Fort Recovery resident
Kahlig to lead Fort Recovery school board
Coldwater pupils may need to eat at school
Indians snap two game-skid with win over Redskins
Flyers still unbeaten in the MAC
Wapak gets better end of shootout
Cards make comeback with free throws