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Monday, March 12th, 2007
By Timothy Cox
Celina City Council members will be asked at tonight's meeting to authorize participation in an EPA-sponsored loan program to pay for a proposed addition to the city's water treatment plant.
The city plans to spend up to $3.5 million on granular activated carbon (GAC) treatment technology and to update some vintage 1960s-era equipment at the water plant. The GAC treatment is necessary to comply with an EPA mandate to lower the levels of trihalomethanes (THM) in the city's water. [More]
Top ag official: Farm subsidy programs need reformed
By Nancy Allen
PIQUA - U.S. agriculture exports are expected to reach $78 billion this year, surpassing the 2006 record of $68.7 billion and continuing a goal to open global markets to America's farmers and ranchers, said the nation's top agriculture official Saturday. [More]
By Ryan Hines
ADA - St. Henry's formula for success this season has been to play stingy defense and hit clutch three-pointers along the way.
It was that exact same formula that the Redskins rode to a Division III district championship on Saturday night at Ohio Northern University. [More]
Obituaries on March 12th, 2007
John O. Chaney, 79, 91 Riley St., Montezuma, died at 1:45 a.m. March 11, 2007, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. [More]
Dennis Ellis, 55, 217 S. Vine St., St. Marys, died suddenly at 2:57 a.m. March [More]
Lester L. "Fat" George, 83, Versailles, died at 12:59 p.m. March 9, 2007, at Wayne Hospital, Greenville. [More]
Former Celina resident Frank Shindeldecker, 87, 18458 Kneller Road, Ohio City, [More]
Local pictures on March 12th, 2007
Subscriber only stories on March 12th, 2007
Rockford resident levels complaint
Boy falls through melting ice
Chamber Citizen of the Year named
Second-grade store: Cash only
Deer causes damage to bus
Versailles girls are back at state for third time
Rangers making first venture to Columbus
Blue Jays flying to state