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Tuesday, July 25th, 2006
By Shelley Grieshop
A 22-year-old Covington man may be paralyzed after diving head first into a shallow area of Grand Lake last weekend.
Cory Canan, who was staying at the Grand Lake St. Marys State Park campgrounds, was with friends when he dove into a boat/swim beach area known as Anderson's Point off state Route 703 between Celina and St. Marys on Friday. [More]
By Betty Lawrence
Erica Gelhaus' enthusiastic performance of the operatic aria, "Saper Vorreste" helped her win the title of Miss Lake Festival 2006 before a large crowd at the Celina Fieldhouse on Monday evening.
The 18-year-old from St. Henry also captured the Outstanding Talent award, Outstanding Fred Thees Interview award and the Jim Zellner Memorial Fund award. [More]
Obituaries on July 25th, 2006
Jerome J. Jerry Gerstner, 59, of Uniopolis, died at 10:55 a.m. July 24, 2006, at Lima Memorial Health System. Death due to natural causes. [More]
Sandra L. Shawver, 62, 788 E. 300 South, Portland, Ind., died early morning July 24, 2006, at her residence following a lengthy illness. [More]
New Bremen native Kenneth E. Thielker, 79, a resident of the Auglaize Acres of [More]
Eugene Jerome "Jack" Wheeler, 87, of Celina, died July 24, 2006, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. [More]
Local pictures on July 25th, 2006
Subscriber only stories on July 25th, 2006
Many bids likely for demolition
Celina councilors worry about grant-funded walk that would go nowhere fast
Lump sum to be paid in lieu of taxes
New cable service suffers setbacks
One man headed to jail, second man has hearing continued
Deadline to nominate Mercer County FSA committee members nears
Manure Science Review coming to Mercer County
An American sportswriter at the Tour de France