22° 22° Wed 35° Wed 35° 27° 27° chance Thu 35° Thu 35° light
Monday, March 26th, 2007
By William Kincaid
Celina Tent is expanding its operations to Coldwater and will provide up to 12 new local jobs in the wake of its recent contract with the U.S. Department of Defense.
The tent manufacturer will lease 18,000 square feet of the former New Idea Building in Coldwater. It also will continue with plans to expand its current Celina location along state Route 29. [More]
By Margie Wuebker
An accident report stemming from a March 2 traffic fatality has been forwarded to the Mercer County Prosecutor's Office for review and possible filing of charges.
Todd D. Homan, 22, 305 state Route 29, Celina, was pronounced dead at the scene after his car traveled off state Route 219 near Coldwater and struck a telephone pole. The crash occurred at 8:54 p.m. near Coldwater Creek Road, according to Mercer County Sheriff's Office reports. [More]
4 teens transported to area hospital
By Margie Wuebker
Offering to let a 13-year-old passenger get behind the wheel of a 1987 Chevy minivan led to an accident injuring the underage driver, the owner of the vehicle and two other passengers.
The accident occurred at 10:58 a.m. Saturday in the 1400 block of Burrville Road, according to Mercer County Sheriff's Office reports. [More]
Obituaries on March 26th, 2007
Norman Bowersock, 78, 1321 Celina Road, St. Marys, died March 23, 2007, at his residence following an extended illness. [More]
Norma Ann Burchett, 71, of Minster, died at 4:40 p.m. March 25, 2007, at Herita [More]
Robert E. Humbert, 83, of Rockford, died at 9:53 a.m. March 21, 2007, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. [More]
John W. Schneider, 74, 307 East Spring St., New Knoxville, died at 12:15 p.m. March 24, 2007, at St. Rita's Hospital, Lima. [More]
Local pictures on March 26th, 2007
Subscriber only stories on March 26th, 2007
Not low enough
Have fishing pole, need license
Montezuma residents get blasted wide awake
Award winners announced
Memorable occasion for Celina
Minster, New Bremen bring home girls track titles from Versailles