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Wednesday, March 28th, 2007
By Shelley Grieshop
WAPAKONETA - An Indiana man was ordered to serve a total of six years in prison for causing the traffic death of a 75-year-old Minster woman in May.
Christopher Shepperd, 42, of Huntington, Ind., at times wept during the Tuesday morning hearing in Auglaize County Common Pleas Court as Judge Frederick Pepple verbally chastised him for his actions - running a stop sign while under the influence of methadone and crashing his van into a car driven by Doris R. Overman at state Routes 66 and 119. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
Celina and St. Henry each picked up wins during the opening trimeet of the season at Varsity Track in Celina.
The Celina girls scored 75 points to beat out St. Henry's 54 points while Spencerville was a distant third with 26 points. [More]
By Ryan Hines
Celina pounded out 16 hits in just four innings and it was more than enough to get past Minster on Tuesday as the Bulldogs rolled to a 16-0 victory over the Wildcats.
Already ahead 5-0 entering the fourth frame, Celina put the game out of reach with an 11-run inning that was a difficult scene to watch for Minster head coach Michelle Pleiman. [More]
Obituaries on March 28th, 2007
W. Ollen Jones, 93, 10276 state Route 118, Van Wert, died at 1:52 p.m. March 25, 2007, at Hospice House South, Fort Myers, Fla. [More]
Local pictures on March 28th, 2007
Subscriber only stories on March 28th, 2007
Neighbors complain of Crown's plan
Change in school hours under study
Long-running dispute settled
Council will decide on annexation at next meeting
Coldwater loses its opener on an error
Thornsberry guides 'Riders to 4-0 victory
Flyers win opener, Celina dips to 0-2