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Monday, August 28th, 2006
By William Kincaid
After an intense weekend of boat racing at the 2006 Govenor's Cup Regatta, driver Dan Kanfoush of Niagara Falls, N.Y. won the cup championship in his 1 Litre YMCA/Fast Eddie Too boat.
Kanfoush and boat owner Jim Sechler were presented with the 2006 Govenor's Cup by Carl Day of WDTN-TV2 and this year's event co-chairman Tom Saddler and Lou Schiavone. This is the 13th year of Governor's Cup racing on Grand Lake. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
The area cross country season got underway on Saturday as area teams split their starts at two big meets.
Celina hosted the annual Rotary Meet at Wright State University-Lake Campus, bringing in top teams from Ohio and Indiana.
The Bulldog boys came up big in winning the Division I race as Celina edged out Findlay, 45-46, to capture the team title. Oregon Clay was third with 53 points. [More]
Obituaries on August 28th, 2006
Murray S. Fitzgerald, 89, 913 Tecumseh Drive, St. Marys, died at 5:20 p.m. Aug. 25, 2006, at Valley Nursing Home, St. Marys. [More]
Alvina J. Fortman, 89, 24 N. Hamilton St., Minster, died at 4:25 p.m. Aug. 26, 2006, at Heritage Manor Nursing Home, Minster. [More]
Former St. Marys resident Robert E. Hance, 74, died at 5 p.m. Aug. 24, 2006, at Brighton Gardens, Greenville, S.C. [More]
Kimberly Honigford, 11, of Delphos, died Aug. 26, 2006, at Children's Medical C [More]
Kenneth E. Shuret, 70, of Greenville, died Aug. 27, 2006, at Heartland of Greenville. [More]
Former New Bremen and Wapakoneta resident, Sarah L. Thiesing, 82, died at 1:50 a.m. Aug. 25, 2006, at Heartland Fairfield, Pleasantville. [More]
Local pictures on August 28th, 2006
Subscriber only stories on August 28th, 2006
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St. Marys man facing charges for sex, drugs
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St. Henry goes 1-2 at Centerville Invite