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Wednesday, August 30th, 2006
By Shelley Grieshop
A pair of weak tornadoes were officially confirmed as causing damage Monday evening to 15 homes and at least one business in New Knoxville and a home and crops near St. Henry.
The National Weather Service (NWS) said F0 tornadoes, the weakest on th [More]
By Timothy Cox
Members of the Animal Protection League are unhappy with the outcome of their private meeting Tuesday with Mercer County Commissioner Bob Nuding about conditions at the county dog pound.
Group members plan to discuss the issue further at a meeting today at the Orchard Tree Restaurant in Celina. The public is invited to the 6:30 p.m. meeting. [More]
By Ryan Hines
It was the first game of the season for the Celina volleyball team and it looked like the first game of the season for the Bulldogs.
St. Henry, playing in its fourth game already this year, traveled to the Intermediate School to play Celina and former Redskins head coach De De Stoner and left with a three-game victory. The Redskins took control late in game one to win 25-19, edged the Bulldogs 26-24 in the second game and again made the clutch plays late in the third game for a 25-19 decision. [More]
Obituaries on August 30th, 2006
Susan M. Dircksen, 49, 3618 state Route 119, Minster, died at 10 p.m. Aug. 28, [More]
Earl Leroy Gibson, 71, of Portland, Ind., died Aug. 29, 2006, at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne, Ind. [More]
Marilyn L. Schlater, 67, 4833 Mercer-Darke County Line Road, St. Henry, died at 8:20 a.m. Aug. 29, 2006, at her residence. [More]
Local pictures on August 30th, 2006
Subscriber only stories on August 30th, 2006
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Flyers open season beating state champs
Celina edges St. Marys in WBL opener
St. Henry boys, Coldwater girls capture Mercer County crowns
Rangers impressive in win over Roughriders