STRONG WINTER STORM IMPACTING THE OHIO VALLEY THROUGH TONIGHT
A strong low pressure system will lift northeast across the region this evening. On the backside of the low, an arctic airmass will spread into the Ohio Valley overnight. As temperatures fall, rain will change over to snow from the northwest through this evening. Periods of heavy snow will be possible. It will also become very
WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST SUNDAY
* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Freezing rain and sleet mixed in until a change to all snow by evening. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 8 inches expected. Winds gusting as high as 45 mph. * WHERE...Mercer, Auglaize and Hardin Counties. * WHEN...Until 4 AM EST Sunday
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Monday, July 31st, 2006
Photo by Laura Walker/The Daily Standard

Floating into first place for best use of theme is Mount Carmel Church of God. Second place in theme went to Mercer Health and third to Celina Cub Scout Pack 69. Other major awards went to Ray's Refrigeration and the Western Ohio Healing Field. The 150 entries in the parade included 38 floats, marching bands, politicians, fire trucks, color guards, farm machinery and enough candy to go around.

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