Monday, July 8th, 2019
By Tom Stankard
CELINA - Famed country music songwriter Wendell Mobley returned Friday night to entertain the home town he says has helped shape his lyrics.
The country music songwriter and musician alongside Exploit and artists Ashley Clark and Will Freed entertained the large Freedom Festival crowd for three hours with 12 songs Mobley has written over the years for the likes of Rascal Flats and Kenny Chesney. [More]
Cavs, Indians to meet in winner's final; 'Skins, Bulldogs still alive
By Gary R. Rasberry
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
The weekend had a mix of surprises at the Mercer County ACME sectional at Coldwater.
While top-seeded Coldwater easily won its game with Parkway to advance to tonight's winner's bracket final, Fort Recovery got a strong pitching performance from Riley Post to shut out second-seeded St. Henry 3-0 on Saturday and advance to face the Cavaliers tonight. The teams split their two meetings earlier in the season. [More]
Obituaries on July 8th, 2019
Aleene M. Hart, age 97, passed away Saturday, July 6, 2019 at Briarwood Village, where she had been a resident for many years. [More]
Alfred N. Gehret, age 89, of Russell Road/Landings of Sidney (formerly of McCar [More]
Patricia Frann Johnson was born October 25th, 1950 in Campbell Tennessee. Later [More]
Steven "Peach" Dietrich, 62, Rockford, died on May 13, 2019, in Cape Coral, Florida. [More]
Vernon Frank Wynk, 76, of Coldwater, died at 12:45 P.M. on Friday, July 5, 2019 at his residence. [More]
Robert A. Jordan, 80, of Kenton passed away on Saturday, July 6, 2019 at his residence. [More]
Local pictures on July 8th, 2019
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