Monday, November 22nd, 2021
Author: Lincoln's suspension of civil rights still shocking
By William Kincaid
CELINA - A controversy being taken up anew by scholars swirls around the question of whether Abraham Lincoln, the sixteenth U.S. president who led the nation through the Civil War, was in fact a dictator.
Anderson University professor Brian Dirck highlighted the intriguing when he returned to The Western Ohio Civil War Roundtable in Celina last week. Dirck holds a doctorate in history from the University of Kansas and is the author of numerous books and articles on Lincoln. [More]
Flyers defeat Redskins for second time to reach Division VII Final Four
By Tom Haines
WAPAKONETA - Marion Local didn't get a first down until late in the second quarter, but once the Flyers got going, there was no stopping them.
Dylan Fleck put Marion on the board with 41 seconds left in the first half and Peyton Otte made a few big runs to help the Flyers put St. Henry away in a 27-8 win at Mercy Health/Wapak Ford Field in Wapakoneta on Saturday. [More]
Obituaries on November 22nd, 2021
Lisa A. DeCoursey-McNelly, age 50, of Celina, passed away Saturday evening, November 20, 2021, at ProMedica Toledo Hospital in Toledo. [More]
Edgar "Mack" Harter, 68, of Fort Recovery, Ohio, passed away during the early h [More]
Donald Kremer, 66, Carthagena, died Nov. 21, 2021, at his home.
Funeral arran [More]
Donald Ray McCormick, 72, of St. Marys, OH, died 8:42 a.m. Thursday November 18, 2021 at his residence. [More]
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Annual Giving Thanks free Thanksgiving Day meals will be available via drive-through only 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursday at Celina High School, the Coldwater American Legion and St. Marys High School.
SIDNEY - Chip Otten couldn't have asked for a more perfect first half from his Coldwater football squad.
The Cavaliers scored touchdowns on all si
Weekend Roundup
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
Ava Craddock's two free throws with 11 seconds remaining in regulation lifted Bath to a 37-36 victory over Marion Local in the championship game of the Kewpee Tip-Off on Saturday afternoon at the Tub in Bath Township.