Monday, January 28th, 2013
By Nancy Allen
GRAND LAKE - Large numbers of ice fishermen took to Grand Lake over the weekend, a sight not seen in many years.
"It reminded me of things I seen in the '80s with guys in ice shanties and sitting on buckets fishing," Brian Miller, manager at Grand [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
COLDWATER - Round two of the Celina-Coldwater rivalry was a little more competitive than the first meeting.
The Cavaliers used a quick burst at the end of the first half to take a 32-26 lead and then held off the Bulldogs in the second half to get a 58-51 win Saturday night at The Palace. [More]
Obituaries on January 28th, 2013
Jerome A. Boeckman, 79, Dayton, passed away Jan. 26, 2013.
He was born Oct. 4, 1933, in St. Henry to the late Anthony and Clara Nieberding Boeckman. [More]
Opal C. Sproul, 90, died 10:09 p.m. Jan. 25, 2013, at Otterbein, Cridersville. [More]
Louise Shellabarger, 88, Rockford, died at 7:57 a.m. Jan. 26, 2013, at the Van Wert In-patient Hospice Center, where she had been a patient for the past week. [More]
Adeline M. Pottkotter, 94, St. Henry, died on Jan. 25, 2013, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. [More]
Dan Flaute, 44, Celina, died at 11:05 p.m. Jan. 27, 2013, at his home in Celina [More]
Local pictures on January 28th, 2013
Subscriber and paid stories on January 28th, 2013
Hoop houses provide space for winter crop
CELINA - Gardeners in Ohio typically read seed catalogs in the dead of winter and dream of warmer days when they can start digging in the dirt.
That's not true anymore, thanks to a grower's godsend called winter hoop house gardening.
COLDWATER - The Coldwater Lady Cavaliers showed resiliency Saturday afternoon as they frittered away a 12-point halftime lead. They then made enough plays in the fourth quarter to post a 57-54 non-league win over the Shawnee Indians in non-league basketball action at The Palace.
CELINA - Expectations are high for the Cincinnati Reds as team members and staff made its annual Reds Caravan tour of Ohio, Indiana and Kentucky this past weekend.
Weekend Roundup
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
Celina brought home several race titles on Saturday as the Western Buckeye League swimming championships took place at the Defiance YMCA.
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
The Lions Wrestling Invitational at Celina High School on Saturday was cancelled due to concerns of impetigo, a bact