Monday, October 19th, 2009
By Margie Wuebker
Celina Police continue to investigate an armed robbery Sunday afternoon at the Dollar General store, 1905 Havemann Road.
The perpetrator, described as a white male standing 6 feet to 6 feet, 1 inch, entered the store shortly before 3 p.m. and spent several minutes looking at items before approaching a cashier and demanding money. Although he did not brandish a handgun, the man apparently had no qualms about making its presence known. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
After years of coming close, the Minster boys golf team finally brought home the gold.
The Wildcats used a strong second day of play to capture the Division III state boys golf title on Saturday at the Scarlet Course at Ohio State University.
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Obituaries on October 19th, 2009
Larry Dicke, 67, 2109 Kensington Drive, St. Marys, died Oct. 18, 2009, at his r [More]
Nicla R. Gates, 47, 632 Cron St., Celina, died at 6:15 p.m. Oct. 14, 2009, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Dayton. Death was from natural causes. [More]
Thomas H. Heitbrink, 84, 5 W. Wayne St., Chickasaw, died at 5 a.m. Oct. 18, 2009, at Good Samaritan Hospital, Dayton. [More]
Ruth Kuck, 94, 220 W. Spring St., New Knoxville, died Oct. 18, 2009, at her res [More]
Angel Spicer, infant son of Robert and Stormy Chilcoat Spicer of Peru, Ind., di [More]
Janet L. Lukingbeal Warrick, 89, 415 E. Wayne St., Celina, died at 6:45 p.m. Oc [More]
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Election 09
NEW BREMEN - Village residents will decide the fate of a 1.25-mill renewal levy to benefit New Bremen Emergency Medical Services at the polls on Nov. 3.
Telephones are ringing off the hooks at area health departments as residents seek flu vaccines and information on the H1N1 flu strain.
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ST. MARYS - Hungry visitors stopped by to sample some of Roger Beckett's chili on Sunday at Memorial Park during a fall festival held in conjunction with the annual Walk with Nature along the Miami Erie Canal.
DEFIANCE - After working his way up for three years, Andrew Goodwin finally stood on top of the mountain of Western Buckeye League cross country.
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
The Celina boys soccer team finished up the regular season on Saturday, defeating Toledo Central Catholic 2-1 to head into tournament at 9-6-1.