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Friday, January 26th, 2007
Ohio leads the nation in home foreclosures; Auglaize numbers skyrocket over 6 years
By Shelley Grieshop
Editors note: The actual name of the foreclosure victim who resides in Auglaize County was withheld at her request for privacy reasons.
Janet and her husband raised their children, celebrated family milestones and built memories in their cozy, three-bedroom home. [More]
By Janie Southard
There are 10 petitions, all asking the state to lower the water level of Grand Lake, being circulated door-to-door around the lake.
More than 200 signatures already have been gathered.
The petitions were crafted by Linda Conover and her husband, Gerald, whose home on the shoreline in the Northwood subdivision has flooded many times in recent years. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
Fresh off a strong showing at the Indian Lake Invitational, the Celina wrestling team rolled in a pair of dual-match wins on Thursday at the high school gymnasium.
The opening win came in Western Buckeye League action as the Matdogs beat Defiance 54-17 to improve to 7-1 in league duals this season. In the nightcap, Celina pulled away for an easy 56-20 win over Urbana. [More]
By Randy Bruns
MARIA STEIN - A rare feat occurred at the Hangar Thursday night, as both teams came out of the game quite satisfied with their performances, despite the obvious fact that one of them lost.
As it was, the banged-up Fort Recovery Indians battled their way to a 47-34 victory, but the Marion Local Flyers may have some new-found confidence after going toe-to-toe with one of the Midwest Athletic Conference's elite teams. [More]
Obituaries on January 26th, 2007
Former St. Marys resident Bertha Karcher, 95, of Ottawa, died Jan. 24, 2007, at Norton Suburban Hospital, Louisville, Ky. [More]
James B. Price, 67, 119 Celina St., Celina, died at 10:35 a.m. Jan. 24, 2007, at his residence. [More]
Local pictures on January 26th, 2007
Subscriber only stories on January 26th, 2007
Large crowd opposes area coach's ouster
$900,000 U.S. EPA watershed grant in limbo
Beef Council promotion changing focus to health
Advisory board signs amendment
Mayors discuss past, present and future
Rangers ride defense to win over Wildcats
Bath blows by Celina in second half
Cavs win fourth straight in squeaker over 'Skins