Monday, February 1st, 2010
Marionettes come alive at New Bremen show
By Margie Wuebker
NEW BREMEN - Maestro Janos Zelinka saunters across the stage with hand-hewn cherry violin and bow in hand. He lifts the instrument to his shoulder and places his chin on the polished surface. The haunting strains of "The Lark Ascending" fill the James F. Dicke Auditorium at New Bremen High School on Sunday night. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
Thirty-plus years since his first excursion, Marty Brenneman still doesn't mind getting in a motor home and criss-crossing the state to meet fans.
The long-time radio voice of the Cincinnati Reds was part of the Reds Caravan that made a short stop in Celina at Bella's on Saturday, getting a chance to meet fans, sign autographs and chat with the area media about all things Reds. [More]
Obituaries on February 1st, 2010
Josephine H. Farrell, 81, 5342 Lake Drive, Celina, died Jan. 29, 2010, at Triumph Hospital, Lima. [More]
Lonnie Hensley, 84, of Rockford, died at 8:25 p.m. Jan. 30, 2010, at The Laurel [More]
Former Maria Stein resident Lawrence Frank Poeppelman, 91, of Don Desch Drive, Coldwater, died at 11:10 p.m. Jan. 30, 2010, at Briarwood Village, Coldwater. [More]
Nancy L. Timbs, 56, of South Street, St. Marys, died at 12:12 a.m. Jan. 30, 201 [More]
Local pictures on February 1st, 2010
Subscriber and paid stories on February 1st, 2010
Mercer County officials are hoping to net more than $400,000 in federal funds this year to make improvements in the village of Mendon.
The county's
ST. HENRY - The crowd gathered at the Miss America Watch Party Saturday night at Romer's catering were there to cheer on one of their own, 2009 Miss Ohio Erica Gelhaus.
At times on Saturday night, the Coldwater-Celina boys basketball game had a feel of a football game, given the physical play.
The Bulldogs' defense
Western Buckeye League Swimming and Diving Championships
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
The Celina swim team finished second behind Shawnee in both the boys and girls competition at the 2010 Western Buckeye League Swimming and Diving Championships concluded on Saturday at the Defiance YMCA.
Local Weekend Roundup
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
Celina came home with its second straight wrestling invitational win in capturing the River View Invitational on Saturday in Coshocton County.
NEW KNOXVILLE - The St. Marys Roughriders used a huge fourth quarter by their senior star Erika Thornsberry and a solid defensive effort to post a 43-37 non-league win over the New Knoxville Rangers on Saturday afternoon at New Knoxville High School.