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Friday, March 9th, 2007
By Betty Lawrence
I visited a local flower shop recently and spied a beautiful potted purple plant whose leaves resembled shamrocks, or clover. Dainty lavender flowers topped the plant.
I learned the plant is known as the Lucky Shamrock (Oxalis or Wood Sorrel) plant, named for the shape of the leaves. [More]
By Ryan Hines
ADA - The St. Henry football team won a state championship with a physical style of play.
The Redskins brought that same physicality to the basketball court in their 56-47 win over Ottawa-Glandorf on Thursday night at Ohio Northern University.
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By Gary R. Rasberry
DAYTON - Even without superstars O.J. Mayo and Bill Walker, North College Hill is pretty good.
The defending Division III state champs faced off against Versailles at the University of Dayton Arena in the UD Section II District Championship game, the second straight season the two teams have met in the tournament. [More]
Obituaries on March 9th, 2007
Montezuma native Ferneva Hope Gehron, 93, 12101 Lima Road, Fort Wayne, Ind., died at 1:55 a.m. March 8, 2007, at Byron Health Center, Fort Wayne. [More]
Sara J. Mescher, 48, 55 W. Sixth St., Minster, died at 6 p.m. March 7, 2007, at her residence, due to a sudden illness. [More]
Paul A. Tobin, 81, 8310 state Route 274, Celina, died March 7, 2007, at his residence. [More]
Local pictures on March 9th, 2007
Subscriber only stories on March 9th, 2007
Decision still not buckled down for use of seat belts on buses
Putting forth effort proves beneficial
Grant to help pay for St. Rt. 29 work
Workshop set on monitoring birds
Officials discuss what to throw away
Coldwater Chamber honors citizens, businesses with awards
Wapak warehouse on fire
Rangers cash in during first trip to the regional level
New Knoxville boys rake in D-IV honors
Local pastor shares inspiration of idols