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Friday, August 4th, 2006
By Timothy Cox
A widespread power outage that lasted nearly three hours Thursday evening was caused by a lightning strike on a substation near Greenville.
The Dayton Power & Light Co. substation suffered a direct strike, knocking out power to 10,000 DP&L custome [More]
By Ryan Hines
Aggressive baserunning and strong pitching kept the Grand Lake Mariners in the Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League tournament winner's bracket on Thursday at Jim Hoess Field.
Grand Lake scored the winning run in the bottom of the 10th inning on a wild pitch while Brenden Stines and Adam Abraham kept the Southern Ohio bats in check for a 2-1 Mariners victory. [More]
Obituaries on August 4th, 2006
Donald R. Dock, 84, 311 Zillah St., Celina, died at 10:15 a.m. Aug. 3, 2006, at his residence. [More]
Marie A. Drees, 84, Sidney, died Aug. 3, 2006, at Dorothy Love Retirement Community, Sidney. [More]
Dorothy J. Finnen, 73, 140 N. Garfield St., Minster, died at 8:04 p.m. Aug. 2, 2006, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. [More]
Bernice "Bernie" Mary Frilling, 71, of Fort Loramie-Swanders Road, Minster, die [More]
Ruth King, 89, Celina, died Aug. 3, 2006, at The Gardens, Celina.
Arrangement [More]
Former Coldwater resident, Sr. Mary Michaela Mueller, SFCC, 86, died Aug. 2, 2006, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. [More]
Ray A. Smith, 68, 217 Gwendolyn St., Fort Recovery, died Aug. 3, 2006, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. [More]
Local pictures on August 4th, 2006
Subscriber only stories on August 4th, 2006
Foreign students work at local fair
Commissioners to apply for $1.2 million in loans
Stone from the Mercer County Courthouse going to governor's garden
Vendor a long-time regular at county fair
Officials divide purchase of new radio equipment
Teen waves right to preliminary hearing
Late Locos rally keeps Lima in winner's bracket