Monday, April 5th, 2010
Boy Scout Troop 69 honored for 20 years in highway program
By Shelley Grieshop
CELINA - They may not pick up after themselves at home, but those in Boy Scout Troop 69 have no problem cleaning up after others.
The Celina-based troop was recently recognized for 20 consecutive years of gathering fast-food wrappers, glass bottles and an occasional surprise along a two-mile stretch of state Route 29, west of Celina. [More]
Obituaries on April 5th, 2010
Former Fort Recovery resident Elizabeth Ann Schenking Bellert, 78, of Minnesota [More]
Nelson Edward Leeper, 81, Rossburg, died at 5:15 a.m. April 4, 2010, at Rest Haven Nursing Home in Greenville. [More]
Lawrence M. Slone, Sr., 68, 04423 Auglaize Co. Road 33-A, St. Marys, died at 6:20 a.m. April 2, 2010, at his home. [More]
Local pictures on April 5th, 2010
Subscriber stories on April 5th, 2010
GRAND LAKE - The public will be able to view two Airy Gators in a couple of weeks before they are placed in Grand Lake. A local coalition is hoping the aerators will be one step in improving the lake water.
Two people were injured early this morning in a head-on accident that closed U.S. 127 between Monroe and Schunck roads for nearly two hours.
A 17-year-old Mendon boy suffered leg injuries Thursday night when one of his pant legs became entangled in an auger on the family farm.
Steven Sto
CELINA - As has been the case the last few years, the Celina track team got an early look at the competition in the Western Buckeye League with five league teams coming to Varsity Track for the Celina Invitational.
CELINA - A young Celina softball team capped off a great opening week of action on Saturday afternoon as Amanda Hoying and Kylee Bader combined to throw a no-hitter against the St. Henry Redskins in an 8-0 win in nonleague action at Bill Feth Diamond.
Weekend Local Roundup
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
The Celina baseball team pushed its record to 4-0 after sweeping Greenville in a doubleheader at Montgomery Field on Saturday.