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Friday, March 2nd, 2007
By Margie Wuebker
Mercer County Sheriff Jeff Grey looks through a stack of folders filled with pending bills regarding sex offenders and admits he is skeptical about the latest - a proposal that would require predators to have fluorescent green license plates on their vehicles. [More]
By Shelley Grieshop
MINSTER - Dusty manuscripts filled with ancient scribble attract Jan Wilson like a child to a candy store.
A part-time eye doctor and surgeon, Wilson's in-depth knowledge and training in ancient religious studies has given him the ability to translate some of the world's oldest literature into languages that can be read and studied by scholars around the world. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
COLUMBUS - What was looking like a tremendous day of potential for the Coldwater wrestling program at the 70th State Wrestling Tournament hit a big roadblock from the start.
The Cavalier trio - Tyler Kunk, Lucas Homan and Adam Grieshop, - lost their opening matches, two via pinfall, as the first day of wrestling got underway at the Schottenstein Center on the campus of The Ohio State University. [More]
By Ryan Hines
FINDLAY - It didn't take long for Ottawa-Glandorf to realize that Celina was a different team than it was on the first of February when the Titans prevailed by 22 points.
Celina controlled the first quarter of play with as much as a six-point lead, but Ottawa-Glandorf recovered with a great defensive effort over the final three quarters to defeat the Bulldogs, 47-39, in Division II district semifinals action at Findlay High School on Thursday night. [More]
Obituaries on March 2nd, 2007
Virgil A. Bey, 97, 623 S. Main St., Ansonia, died at 6:40 a.m. March 1, 2007, at Rest Haven Nursing Home, Greenville. [More]
Margaret G. Bushnell, 80, 6122 Burkettsville-St. Henry Road, Celina, died at 12:35 p.m. Feb. 26, 2007, at the Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. [More]
James W. Gast, 85, 521 Commercial Drive, St. Henry, died at 3:15 a.m. March 1, 2007, at Briarwood Manor Nursing Home, Coldwater. [More]
Dorothy Marie Hole, 80, 1773 Mud Pike, Celina, died at 5:50 p.m. Feb. 28, 2007, at her residence. [More]
Laura M. Mosler, 85, 217 Villa Nova Blvd., St. Marys, died March 1, 2007, at St [More]
Anna Margaret Smith, 91, 217 Oak St., Celina, died at 5:41 a.m. March 2, 2007, [More]
Local pictures on March 2nd, 2007
Subscriber only stories on March 2nd, 2007
Candidates file for seats
American bald eagles nesting
State has no answers for poor fishing
Staff writer up for best columnist AP award
Coldwater tongue biter's sentencing date scheduled
St. Marys' Cisco was lone winner in first round
Tribe, Rangers to meet in district finals
Robbins leads Cavs to the district finals
Local woman creates painting for El Salvador church