Saturday, January 7th, 2017
By William Kincaid
CELINA - City officials and Bryson Trust Fund representatives reached an agreement late last month on how to develop a new lakeside park.
The city is moving forward with a rough conceptual design for what will be called the Bryson Park District and mayor Jeff Hazel promises work of some kind will happen this year. [More]
Obituaries on January 7th, 2017
Magdalene Spieler Niemer (Madge), age 104, passed away surrounded by loved ones [More]
Kermit E. Miller, 82, Wapakoneta, died 7:41 P.M. Thursday, January 5, 2017, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. [More]
Ernie Lee Miller, 58, of Celina, Ohio, formerly of Middletown, Ohio, died Thursday afternoon, January 5, 2017, at Mercer Health in Coldwater, Ohio. [More]
Local pictures on January 7th, 2017
Subscriber stories on January 7th, 2017
Start drive to collect socks to donate to local children recovering in hospital
CELINA - When they were younger, Helli Kemmler, 10, and her brother, Woods, 13, were pleased to find a pair of fun, "crazy" socks beside them in the hospital after having surgery.
FORT RECOVERY - Chris Guggenbiller's Fort Recovery Indians and Eric Rosenbeck's St. Henry Redskins played in another grind-it-out affair on Friday night at Fort Site Fieldhouse.
ST. MARYS - A sluggish start by St. Marys allowed Shawnee to jump out to an early lead and the Indians held off a late Roughrider comeback attempt for a 54-47 win in Western Buckeye League boys basketball play at Murotech Court on Friday night.
MARIA STEIN - Marion Local held New Bremen to just two first-half field goals and rolled to a 60-24 Midwest Athletic Conference victory over the Cardinals Friday night at the Hangar.
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
Celina jumped out to a 24-9 first quarter lead and never looked back to pick up its first win of the season in a 66-47 decision at Bath High School in Western Buckeye League boys action.
MAC Roundup
Compiled by Colin Foster
Coldwater built a big lead after three quarters and held on to earn its first MAC victory with a 54-43 win over New Knoxville on Friday night at Ranger Gymnasium.