Friday, January 10th, 2020
Mercer County records 10 fatalities; Auglaize, five
By Sydney Albert
A spike in fatal crashes in Mercer County led to an increase in traffic deaths in the two-county Grand Lake area in 2019.
Ten people died in nine traffic accidents in Mercer County in 2019, a significant increase from 2018, when the county had just two fatal crashes. Auglaize County had five fatal traffic accidents in 2019 that killed five people, down from seven fatal crashes in 2018. [More]
By Colin Foster
Entering Thursday, only two players had ever bowled 300 games in West Ohio High School Bowling Conference history.
Coldwater freshman Keaton Bruns became the third.
Bruns rolled a perfect game in Coldwater's 2,984-2,737 win over Celina at Pla-Mor Lanes in Coldwater. He joined Ottawa-Glandorf's Trent Haughn (2008-2009) and Shawnee's Austin Fought (2015-2016) in the 300 club as the third bowler to achieve the feat in the conference's 21-year history. [More]
Obituaries on January 10th, 2020
Madelyn Grunden, age 82, of Celina, Ohio passed away on Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at the St. Rita's Medical Center in Lima. [More]
Harold Post, age 84, of Celina, Ohio passed away on Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at his residence in Celina. [More]
Phyllis A. Pemberton (nee Andrews) died Jan. 2, 2020 at age 88 years, residence Cherry Grove (Cincinnati, OH), formerly of Dayton, OH. [More]
Local pictures on January 10th, 2020
Subscriber only stories on January 10th, 2020
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Village OKs deal for water in park
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