Wednesday, March 29th, 2017
New Bremen: Andrea Townsend leaving for job at West Carrollton schools
By Sydney Albert
NEW BREMEN - Superintendent Andrea Townsend announced she will resign her post with New Bremen Local Schools to take over as superintendent in West Carrollton.
West Carrollton school board president Roberta Phillips said members plan to hire Townsend at their regular meeting at 5 p.m. today. Townsend, in a letter to New Bremen school staff and board members, said she would accept the offer. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
CELINA - The chilly damp conditions didn't bother the Celina boys tennis team as the Bulldogs improved to 2-0 on the young season with a 4-1 win over Lima Central Catholic at the Booster Club Tennis Complex at Celina High School.
Of the eight sets won in the four matches, seven were 6-0 shutout wins. [More]
Obituaries on March 29th, 2017
Eleanor R. Elking, age 94, of Chickasaw, died Sunday, March 26, 2017 at Briarwood Village, Coldwater. [More]
John Anthony Moeller, age 73, of St. Henry, passed away on Monday, March 27, 2017 at The Gardens of St. Henry. [More]
Local pictures on March 29th, 2017
Subscriber stories on March 29th, 2017
St. Charles opens doors for event
CARTHAGENA - One of the area's largest art fairs will showcase the astounding talents and works of artists either residing in or originally from Mercer and Auglaize counties.
Movement evolved
CELINA - All women owe an incredible debt to Mary Wollstonecraft's manifesto on women's rights, author Laura Peskin said.
"She articulated everyth
CELINA - After a weeklong investigation, a Celina man was arrested Tuesday on charges of possession of child pornography.
Chad A. Ackley, 36, was
Contract involves new treatment train
CELINA - The Lake Facilities Authority members on Tuesday authorized chairman Jerry Laffin to advertise for quotes for earthwork at the Beaver Creek Treatment Train.
MENDON - Village council members on Tuesday voted unanimously to use KBS Lawn Care LLC of Mendon to mow the village's parks, ball diamonds and areas around village buildings.
CELINA - Reid Harter won his first varsity start.
A sixth-inning eruption by the Celina offense ensured it.
Harter, a right-handed sophomore, t
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
The Celina track and field team opened the 2017 season in fine fashion with a sweep of Spencerville in a duel meet at the Varsity Track in Celina.
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
The West proved to be better as the West All-Stars won both the Divisions I-II-III and Division IV District 8 All-Star Games on Tuesday night at the Elida Fieldhouse.
From staff and wire reports
The Chicago White Sox reassigned Cory Luebke to their minor league camp on Tuesday.
Luebke, who signed a minor leag