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Thursday, September 28th, 2006
By Margie Wuebker
A Celina man, who made several suicide attempts and scuffled repeatedly with authorities while incarcerated at the Mercer County Jail, is headed to prison.
Adam M. Hanna, 24, formerly of 8716 Hellwarth Road, showed no emotion as Mercer County Common Pleas Court Judge Jeffrey Ingraham imposed a 14-month prison sentence Wednesday afternoon. [More]
By Margie Wuebker
MINSTER - Jim Steffen, who calls himself America's fun fitness coach, believes the time has come for everyone - young and old alike - to adopt healthy eating patterns along with a regular exercise program.
Steffen, an author, speaker and personal trainer from Findlay, entertained families attending a Wednesday night program at Minster Middle School. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
With the second half of the football season underway, thoughts turn to league titles and playoff hopes.
Two teams in need of a big win on Friday to keep postseason aspirations clearly in sight will play at Booster Stadium in Maria Stein as Versailles and Marion Local renew their 60-year-old rivalry. [More]
By Ryan Hines
After a punishing two weeks against a pair of Western Buckeye League title contenders, the Celina football team may have a chance to catch its breath this week.
Celina (1-4, 1-3 WBL), which was outscored 90-14 the past two weeks against Shawnee and Kenton, hits the road on Friday night to visit a struggling Elida (0-5, 0-4 WBL) team that's winless on the season and has struggled to be competitive in any of the losses. [More]
Obituaries on September 28th, 2006
Carol Hall, 70, of Coldwater, died the evening of Sept. 27, 2006, at University of Cincinnati Hospital. [More]
Victor Huwer, of North Star, died the evening of Sept. 27, 2006, at his residen [More]
Damon Klenke, 13, 687 Mercer-Darke County Line Road, Fort Recovery, died the ev [More]
Nancy L. Storer, 57, 118 Guy St., St. Marys, died at 11:45 p.m. Sept. 27, 2006, [More]
James R. Ward, 53, 22 Bear Drive, New Bremen, died at 9:20 p.m. Sept. 26, 2006, his residence, due to natural causes. [More]
Local pictures on September 28th, 2006
Subscriber only stories on September 28th, 2006
Hospital plans are reduced
Man found shot
New Bremen to gain two new industrial companies
Man charged with assault on police officer
St. Marys man charged with having sex with minor
Rockford residents attend grant meeting
Watershed grant application includes many incentives
Obstetrics department is deficiency free for 26 years
Rembrandt's art on display at the Dayton Art Institute
Hoyng continues to put up big numbers
Celina ready for WBL tourney
Anna vs. St. Henry
Parkway vs. Coldwater
St. Marys vs. Van Wert
Minster vs. New Bremen
Fort Recovery vs. St. John's