Tuesday, March 7th, 2017
Obituaries on March 7th, 2017
Marvin E. Kuhn, age 59 of Rockford, Ohio passed away at 10:32 a.m. on Sunday March 5, 2017 at the Lutheran Hospital in Ft. Wayne, Indiana. [More]
Elisabeth (Redfern) - Lib - McClure, wife of the late Herbert Lyle McClure, died February 25, 2017. [More]
Audrey Lucille Schlotterer, age 88, of Celina, Ohio passed away at 3:10 pm on Sunday March 5, 2017 at the James Hospital in Columbus. [More]
Stories on March 7th, 2017
ROCKFORD - Parkway Local Schools' preschool tuition fees will rise next school year to help cover the program's budget gap.
Treasurer Debra Pierce said at Monday's school board meeting that the program has been operating in the red. [More]
FORT RECOVERY - Use of under-speed vehicles such as golf carts that are registered in Ohio will still be allowed on village streets, but owners must take them in for annual re-inspection.
St. Marys: Ban sought for use at closed sessions
ST. MARYS - The school board's policy committee members on Monday had a heated discussion about the use of recording devices during executive sessions and other confidential meetings.
From staff reports
CELINA - Mercer County Sheriff Jeff Grey reported the department has collected more than 50 pounds of medication so far this year.
From staff reports
Mercer County continued to have the lowest unemployment rate in Ohio, despite slightly higher numbers in January.
The county
CELINA - Mercer County Board of Elections members on Monday re-elected Laura Bruns as director, Deb Sneddon as deputy director and Phil Long as chairman.
New Bremen graduate named new men's basketball coach at University of NW Ohio
Caleb Williams will hit the ground running as the new men's basketball coach at the University of Northwestern Ohio.
The 2010 New Bremen graduate w
College Notes: Hoyng leads Marietta in NCAA tournament win
Caleb Hoyng has been a role player in his freshman season for the Marietta men's basketball team.
He played a big role for the Pioneers on Saturday. [More]
CELINA - Opportunities in agriculture will be discussed March 11 at Wright State University-Lake Campus' Dicke Hall.
The Emerging Agriculture Conference will last from 8-11 a.m.
Local pictures on March 7th, 2017