Tuesday, September 8th, 2009
By Shelley Grieshop
A group of area ministers and community volunteers from every walk of life are teaming up Oct. 3 to perform a variety of services for local families in need.
Community Servants Day is expected to become an annual service event in the local area. Organizers hope to draw hundreds of area volunteers to join the "Walk-The-Talk" project. [More]
By Mike Ernst
ROSSBURG - Rain showers moved into Eldora Speedway during the second late model B-main on Sunday night and, after two attempts to prepare the track and showers returning, Eldora officials were forced to cancel the second annual Baltes Classic.
A strong field of cars filled the Eldora pit area with 65 American Late Model Series machines chasing not only the $3,000 top prize but valuable laps on the speedway in preparation for this weekend's World 100. [More]
Obituaries on September 8th, 2009
Lyle Dammeyer, 80, 02702 Waesch Road, St. Marys, died Sept. 8, 2009, at The Ohi [More]
Colston Lawrence "Larry" Dine, 76, died at 1:55 p.m. Sept.. 5, 2009, at his home on Grand Lake St. Marys. [More]
Charles Huwer, 75, of Cranberry Prairie, died Sept. 7, 2009, in Dayton.
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Vicki Lee Leonhard Market, 62, 830 W. High St., St. Marys died at 9:45 a.m. Sept. 7, 2009, at Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton. Death was due to natural causes. [More]
Richard A. Todd, 69, of Fort Recovery, died Sept. 7, 2009, in Coldwater.
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Arthur Ullery, 61, 5250 Grove Drive, Celina, died at 4:49 p.m. Sept. 7, 2009, i [More]
Local pictures on September 8th, 2009
Subscriber and paid stories on September 8th, 2009
An official with the nonprofit Lake Improvement Association (LIA) has filed an appeal over the building of Water Color Estates along Grand Lake.
Jeff Vossler tapped for annual Guardian of the Lake award
Grand Lake may be on a list of possible recipients of federal money to help improve the lake's water quality, those attending Saturday's meeting of the nonprofit Lake Improvement Association (LIA) learned.
NEW BREMEN - Robert Lee "Bob" Nagel figures Labor Day weekend is as good a time as any to celebrate his retirement from the U.S. Postal Service.
After a successful first year, the second Grand Lake Agricultural Leadership Program is open for new participants to sign up, organizers say.
The i
Needless to say every driver competing in Wednesday night's Prelude To The Dream charity event at Eldora Speedway is out of his element.
For the Marion Local Flyers to continue their streak of Mercer Health Invitational volleyball titles, they had to go through a battle.
The defendin
Compiled by Ryan Hines
and Gary R. Rasberry
Fort Recovery captured the St. Marys Volleyball Invitational on Saturday, going unbeaten in its three matches on the day.