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Friday, July 28th, 2006
By William Kincaid
A public meeting will be held on whether the EPA should allow an increase in elevation of the Celina Sanitary Landfill in rural Franklin Township.  
The Mercer County Solid Waste Policy Committee approved a resolution that will allow Allied Waste Co. - which runs the Celina Sanitary Landfill - to hold the mandated meeting instead of the Ohio EPA. However, the committee will request that an EPA official be present at the meeting, which is tentatively scheduled to happen sometime in September. [More]
By Ryan Hines
With just one regular season game remaining, the Grand Lake Mariners picked the right time to be playing their best baseball.
Brenden Stines and two relievers combined to throw a three-hit shutout leading Grand Lake to a 3-0 victory over Lake Erie at Jim Hoess Field on Thursday night. [More]
Obituaries on July 28th, 2006
Norman G. Alexander, 74, 112 Stella St., Celina, died at 10:03 p.m. July 26, 2006, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. [More]
Ruth "Esther" Henke, 89, died at 11:06 a.m. July 27, 2006, at Wilson Memorial Hospital, Sidney. She was a resident of Heritage Manor Nursing Center, Minster. [More]
Curtiss W. "Dutch" Henschen, 85, of Sidney, died at 3:30 p.m. July 26, 2006, at Wilson Memorial Hospital in Sidney. [More]
Sarah Elizabeth June Teeple, 17, and her infant son, died on July 25, 2006, in a single-vehicle crash near Fremont, Ind. [More]
Local pictures on July 28th, 2006
Subscriber only stories on July 28th, 2006
First day starts with sidewalk sales, crafts
30 could lose their jobs if expansion is not approved
17-year-old Celina teen to be charged as an adult
Former deputy remembers when jail was new
Jail open during Lake Festival
Man remains sexual predator for life
Parking limited to 72 hours
Court to open when computers up and running
St. Nicholas turns 100