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Friday, December 22nd, 2006
By Nancy Allen
Mercer County agriculture income decreased 9 percent from 2004 to 2005, but the county still retains its No. 1 ranking for farm income among Ohio's 88 counties.
The ranking and other county-by-county numbers are available to the public in the 2005 Ohio Farm Income report compiled by the Ohio Agricultural Statistics Service and Ohio State University Extension. It is the most recent data available. [More]
By Margie Wuebker
A Minster woman died Thursday when her car drifted left of center and collided head on with a truck. The mishap occurred shortly before noon on state Route 29 east of Fort Loramie.
Irene B. Garmann, 70, 137 S. Garfield St., was pronounced dead on arrival at Wilson Memorial Hospital in Sidney. The accident reportedly occurred as she headed to a daughter's home to have her hair done for approaching holiday parties. [More]
Obituaries on December 22nd, 2006
Mary R. Barnett, 94, of Spencerville, died at 9:10 a.m. Dec. 21, 2006, at Sara Jane Living Center, Delphos, where she had resided since 2000. [More]
William C. Brown, 84, of Ansonia, died the morning of Dec. 21, 2006, at Heritage Manor Nursing Home, Findlay. [More]
Irene B. Garmann, 70, of Minster, died at 11:50 a.m. Dec. 21, 2006, in Shelby County. Death was due to an automobile accident. [More]
Jane Schelich, 56, of Celina, died at 10:30 p.m. Dec. 21, 2006, at her residenc [More]
Local pictures on December 22nd, 2006
Subscriber only stories on December 22nd, 2006
Bremen couple says let them eat cake
Pohl's dog tagged as tops in county
It's necessary
Cheryl Ann complex will be easier to enter
Fire damages Celina home
St. Marys' offense comes alive
Week layoff is evident despite Versailles blowout
Spieles leads the way for Minster over Kalida
Slow starts continue to plague Marion girls