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Saturday, August 26th, 2006
Windfall occurs after Union Township loses $25,000 grant
By Timothy Cox
Ohio Department of Development officials approved a change in the county's 2005 Community Development Block Grant program that will provide $8,000 windfalls for three communities.
The $25,000 in annual formula grant money distributed by the state to the county originally was earmarked for Union Township. A change in plans in that community has resulted in the other towns getting larger county CDBG allocations than they originally expected. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
KENTON - Despite a game that was sloppy at times, thanks to missed tackles, penalties and dropped passes, the Cavaliers opened the 2006 season with a 28-7 win over Kenton at Robinson Field on Friday night, extending the team's winning streak to 16 games. [More]
Beggin hits Evans for touchdown with no time on clock
By Ryan Hines
With just six seconds remaining, it looked like Jerry Harris was going to make his return to Celina football with a victory over Lima Senior.
Spartans quarterback Matthew Beggin had other ideas finding a wide open Justin Evans in the end zone for a game-winning touchdown as the clock hit zero lifting Lima Senior over Celina, 26-24. [More]
Obituaries on August 26th, 2006
Former New Bremen resident Marie Huerkamp Anthony, 86, died at 1:30 p.m. Aug. 25, 2006, at the home of her daughter in Crescent Springs, Ky. [More]
Former St. Marys resident Eugene L. "Skip" Baughman, 76, 6139 Glen Village Driv [More]
Amanda Jeanne Briscoe, 29, 214 N. Front St., St. Marys died at 9:55 a.m. Aug. 25, 2006, at her residence following a brief illness. [More]
Henry F. "Hank" Fullenkamp, 79, 1992 Kelch Rd., Russia, died at 3 a.m. Aug. 25, 2006, following an extended illness. [More]
Former St. Marys resident Robert Hance, 74, died Aug. 24, 2006 in Greenville, S [More]
Local pictures on August 26th, 2006
Subscriber only stories on August 26th, 2006
Fort native cheers for the Buckeyes
Trial date set for problem inmate
Audit shows Celina could save thousands in costs
Couple charged with child endangering
Minster off on right foot under Belcher
Marion Local makes quick work of Troy Christian
St. Henry boys golf edges Anna by one
St. Marys shrugs off scrimmage struggles
Napoleon knocks off WBL favorite in season opener
Quiet night at Kenton without disturbances
Indians rev up offense in the fourth