Freeze Warning issued April 19 at 9:42PM EDT until April 21 at 10:00AM EDT by NWS Wilmington (details ...)
...FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 10 AM WEDNESDAY... * WHAT...Sub-freezing temperatures as low as 29 degrees are expected. * WHERE...Portions of east central and southeast Indiana and central, southwest and west central Ohio. * WHEN...From 3 AM to 10 AM Wednesday. * IMPACTS...Frost and freeze conditions will kill crops, other sensitive vegetation and possibly damage unprotected outdoor plumbing. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Sub-freezing temperatures will also be possible Thursday and Friday morning.
39° 39° slight chance Tue 45° Tue 45° chance 30° 30° Wed 40° Wed 40° chance chance
Saturday, October 2nd, 2010
By William Kincaid
FORT RECOVERY - A team of archeologists will be surveying land in Fort Recovery to define the boundaries of two battles fought in the village more than 200 years ago.
The Fort Recovery and Ohio historical societies, along with Ball State University, have been awarded a $70,000 grant to study the 1791 Battle of the Wabash and 1794 Battle of Fort Recovery. The grant is from the National Park Service's American Battlefield Protection Program. [More]
By Randy Bruns
MARIA STEIN - The Marion Local Flyers expanded the meaning of the term 'four-down territory' on Friday night with a pair of gutsy conversions that helped them beat the St. Henry Redskins 34-12.
The Flyers rolled the dice twice while deep in their own territory during a key third-quarter possession, and both times they hit the jackpot to keep the drive alive. The end result was a touchdown that made it a two-possession game and the Redskins never threatened thereafter. [More]
Obituaries on October 2nd, 2010
Elsie Brown, 96, Otterbein St. Marys Retirement Community, died at 2:06 p.m. Oct. 1, 2010, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. [More]
Leonard H. Homan, 94, Coldwater, died Oct. 1, 2010, at Mercer County Community [More]
Adele M. Stelzer, 87, St. Henry, died at 4:45 a.m. Oct. 1, 2010, at the Gardens at St. Henry. [More]
Nita Rae Bonifas Thornsberry, 71, Hollybush, Ky., died Sept. 30, 2010, at her home. [More]
Local pictures on October 2nd, 2010
Subscriber and paid stories on October 2nd, 2010
Farmers now can read and make comments on the proposed new manure management rules for the Grand Lake Watershed. The rules are on schedule to go into effect in December.
CELINA - Work on the city's newest electrical substation, located on Havemann Road, is a month ahead of schedule, according to city electric distribution superintendent Jeff Severns.
Billger and Feierstein connect on record-breaking night for Bulldogs
CELINA - Another record-breaking offensive performance helped the Celina Bulldogs hold onto first place in the Western Buckeye League standings.
ST. MARYS - When he coached at St. Marys for 11 seasons, Doug Frye posted a lot of wins at Baughman Stadium.
So it's no surprise that his winning ways at Baughman Stadium continued with his new coaching gig.
FORT RECOVERY - The Minster Wildcats earned their first win of the season last week and looked to carry over that momentum on the road against the Fort Recovery Indians.
Midwest Athletic Conference Roundup
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
Coldwater improved to 4-2 on the season while celebrating Homecoming in style with a 42-0 shutout of Parkway on Friday night in Midwest Athletic Conference action at Cavalier Stadium.
NEW BREMEN - The Anna Rockets snapped their two-game losing streak in a huge way on Friday as they used a big-play offense to demolish the New Bremen Cardinals, 55-20, in Midwest Athletic Conference action at Cardinal Stadium.
Western Buckeye League Roundup
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
Reggie McAdams threw for 270 yards and three touchdowns as Elida rolled past undermanned Ottawa-Glandorf, 37-7, in a big Western Buckeye League matchup at Kraft Stadium in Elida.