Monday, August 1st, 2011
By Margie Wuebker
WAPAKONETA - Luke Huelskamp tiredly watched judges at the 159th Auglaize County Fair sample his baked goods ranging from pumpkin pie to ketchup cake.
"I haven't been to bed yet," the 18-year-old St. Marys man said midway through the Sunday morning [More]
By Mike Ernst
ROSSBURG - A couple of former west coast sprint car drivers who have moved to the Midwest to advance their racing careers picked up the checkered flags on Saturday night during NAPA Auto Parts Night at Eldora Speedway.
Youngster Justin Grant, who [More]
Obituaries on August 1st, 2011
Richard D. "Dick" Bigelow, 72, Celina, died at 8:20 a.m. July 31, 2011, in his home. [More]
Dale E. Fleming, 67, York, Pa., died at 11:46 a.m. July 25, 2011, at his home. [More]
Landen Thomas Phlipot, 3 months old, New Bremen, died July 30, 2011, at his home of natural causes. [More]
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GRAND LAKE - The Ohio Department of Health is investigating a report that an individual became ill recently because of Grand Lake.
Jennifer House,
The incandescent lightbulb is at the center of a debate over energy efficiency vs. personal freedom.
A law signed by President George W. Bush in 2
A Celina man charged in connection with a recent burglary faces additional charges after he damaged a sprinkler head at the Mercer County Detention Facility.
A 25-year-old Celina woman allegedly bit a Mercer County Sheriff's deputy Saturday night while being booked into jail for persistent disorderly conduct and domestic violence.
WAPAKONETA - A new Auglaize County clerk of courts and recorder were sworn in today after commissioners passed resolutions for their appointments.
Today
• 5 p.m. - Adult Pewee Pork Producers Showmanship
• 5, 7 and 9 p.m. - Mike Bishop comedy hypnotist (kids tent)
• 6:30 p.m. - Open h
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
Grand Lake wrapped up a rough 2011 Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League season with a 10-3 win over the Licking County Settlers on Sunday afternoon at Don Edwards Field in Newark.
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
Bowling Green scored three times in the bottom of the third inning and held on to defeat Vandalia 5-3 to capture the 2011 ACME state baseball championship on Saturday afternoon at Montgomery Field in Celina.
Ohio State football standout and Coldwater High School graduate Ross Homan officially became a member of the Minnesota Vikings this past weekend, signing a contract with the team and is in camp as the team begins training at Minnesota-Mankato.