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Tuesday, January 2nd, 2007
By Shelley Grieshop
Keep your eye on the road.
That's the message area law enforcement officers are hoping motorists heed as the new year begins.
"I'd like to ask motorists to concentrate more when they're behind the wheel; focus on what they're doing," said Lt. Dan Lay, commander of the Wapakoneta post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol. [More]
By Tom Hendrixson
MARIA STEIN - During the warm-ups at The Hangar on Saturday night the pregame music was skipping and cutting out until a new CD was inserted, but that was about the only thing that didn't go right for Marion Local as the Flyers won their third game in as many tries, beating Covington by a convincing 50-27 score. [More]
Obituaries on January 2nd, 2007
Esther Allen, 99, of Lima, died at 5:15 p.m. Dec. 30, 2006, at Valley Nursing Home, St. Marys. [More]
Dorothy Fitzgerald, 87, of Tecumseh Drive, St. Marys, died at 7:55 p.m. Dec. 30 [More]
North Star native Anna Rita Huelskamp, 75, of Portland, Ind., died at 3:20 p.m. Dec. 31, 2006, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. [More]
Charmaine Leach, 77, 103 Dieker Place, St. Marys, died at 5:55 a.m. Dec. 31, 2006, at Valley Nursing Home, St. Marys. [More]
Raymond G. Miller, 79, of Portland, Ind., died the early morning of Jan. 1, 2007, in the Jay County Hospital, Portland. [More]
Alicia S. Monroe, 58, 1118 Princeton Ave., Celina, died at 11:50 p.m. Dec. 29, 2006, at Kobacker House, Columbus. Death was due to natural causes. [More]
Dolores Stienecker, 85, 116 N. Buckeye St., St. Marys, died at 4:15 a.m. Dec. 3 [More]
Richard F. Zimmerman, 80, 156 E. Third St., Minster, died at 7:45 a.m. Dec. 29, 2006, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. He was ill one week. [More]
Local pictures on January 2nd, 2007
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