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Wednesday, April 4th, 2007
Board takes vote after beer protesting crowd departs the meeting
By Timothy Cox
Beer will be sold at the 2007 Mercer County Fair.
In a late-night vote after all spectators had left the Tuesday night meeting of the Mercer County Fair Board, members voted in favor of beer sales. Along with the vote, board members adopted 10 rules concerning alcohol sales. [More]
By Margie Wuebker
MINSTER - Pouring rain and rumbling thunder did not stay village councilors from their appointed rounds - viewing work underway at the Minster Municipal Pool - prior to their Tuesday night meeting.
The interior of the pool house has been transformed from what Village Administrator Don Harrod describes as a "dingy, congested area" to one that is bright and open. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
The chances for any high school baseball player to play at any level of professional baseball is very slight.
But for three local baseball teams, the chance to play at the professional baseball stadium is coming up in a week.
Minster, Marion Local and New Bremen will get the chance to play at Fifth Third Field, the home field for the Dayton Dragons of the Midwest League, on April 15 as part of an afternoon doubleheader. [More]
Obituaries on April 4th, 2007
Franklin B. "Big Frank" Fellers, 48, of Yorkshire, died at 4 a.m. April 3, 2007, at his residence. Death was due to natural causes. [More]
Martha M. Karch, 95, 1001 Myers Road, Celina, died at 10:50 a.m. April 1, 2007, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. [More]
Former Celina resident Beulah M. Miller, 87, of Reynoldsburg, died April 2, 2007, in Reynoldsburg. [More]
Larry Sanders, 58, of Wapakoneta, died at approximately 8:30 a.m. April 2, 2007, in an airplane crash in Tennessee. [More]
Local pictures on April 4th, 2007
Subscriber only stories on April 4th, 2007
The mystery of the missing drinking water
Ho, Ho, Ho - It's a joke on the Easter Bunny
Sentences suspended
Parking lots to be resurfaced
One bid OK'd, second to be rebid
No concrete decision made for street reconstruction
Helicopter rides offered at fair
Rockford pool in need of lifeguards
McDonald's in Celina gets an extreme makeover