MINSTER - The colorful, 10-foot I Need My Space rocket hurtled skyward belching orange flames and white smoke.
Minster Rocket Club members and adviser Ted Oldiges knew the Sunday morning launch was a good one. They learned later the 4,791-foot apogee was the highest attained by 20 high school teams from across the country at the NASA Student Launch Initiative. [More]
CELINA - Coldwater's baseball team took advantage of Celina's sloppy play and the Cavs pulled away to beat the Bulldogs 12-4 on Monday afternoon at Montgomery Field in Celina.
After Coldwater (10-2) scored two runs in the first and added another in the top of the fourth, Celina (10-5) worked its way back into contention. The Bulldogs scored twice in the bottom of the fourth on an RBI double by Aric Fickert and an RBI groundout by Adam Fickert to tie the game at 3-all. [More]
CELINA - City councilman Myron Buxton sought details about a city proposal to allow electric customers to generate some of their own power by installing solar panels and wind turbines on their properties.
COLDWATER - Village council members on Monday night announced the completion of an extensive storm sewer lining project that began in September. Miller Pipelining of Indianapolis, Ind., handled the work, which was funded through two loans.
Monnin wins it for Versailles with three-run homer
ROCKFORD - Madison Monnin's three-run home run in the top of the seventh inning helped the Versailles softball team rally for a 6-5 win over Parkway on Monday in Midwest Athletic Conference action in Rockford.