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Friday, December 8th, 2006
By Janie Southard
ST. MARYS - Striking Steelworkers need to go back to work and let the powers that be negotiate on a day-to-day basis as they were doing before the Oct. 5 strike, says Mike Harvey, a USW man with more than 29 years at Goodyear.
"A strike may serve a certain time frame, say 60 to 90 days; but after that, it's just an economic disaster for the union members," Harvey said from his St. Marys home Thursday afternoon. [More]
By Ryan Hines
ST. MARYS - Celina erased a seven-point deficit at the beginning of the fourth quarter and Liz Homan hit the game-winner for the Bulldogs in a 46-45 win over St. Marys on Thursday night.
The Bulldogs' win in the annual rivalry meeting stops a three-game losing streak as the Green and White improve to 2-3 overall and 1-1 in the Western Buckeye League. St. Marys slips to 1-3 on the season and 0-2 in league play. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
FORT RECOVERY - The first big Midwest Athletic Conference matchup of the season pitted two unbeaten teams that had easy times of things in their first three games.
Fort Recovery got the hot hand early, saw Versailles get a hot streak of its own, then the Indians got hot again when they needed to getting a 47-38 win over the Tigers at Fort Site Fieldhouse on Thursday night. [More]
Obituaries on December 8th, 2006
Glen E. Whetstone, 80, 03288 Easterly Road, St. Marys, died at 1:14 a.m. Dec. 8 [More]
Kathleen D. Urschel, 80, of Spring Valley, died Dec. 5, 2006, at Briarwood Manor Nursing Home, Coldwater. [More]
Local pictures on December 8th, 2006
Subscriber only stories on December 8th, 2006
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