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Wednesday, April 11th, 2007
By Margie Wuebker
A 32-year-old Sidney man is expected to enter guilty pleas to charges of aggravated murder, kidnapping and rape in Shelby County Common Pleas Court on Thursday afternoon.
Chris Harris, who has confessed to committing offenses that culminated with the death of 84-year-old Victoria Eilerman of Fort Loramie, will waive presentation of his case to a grand jury and then plead during the 1:30 p.m. hearing. [More]
By Betty Lawrence
ROCKFORD - Parkway Music Boosters have asked Parkway Local Schools board of education to name the new school's auditorium the Richard A. Sherrick auditorium in honor of the long-time band and choir director who is retiring this year.
Booster Co-President Loren Shindeldecker addressed the board Tuesday night, detailing the accomplishments and success that Sherrick has had with the students and the recognition he has brought to the school's music department. [More]
By William Kincaid
FORT RECOVERY - The middle school will host the first annual Gateway Technology Summer Camp from July 9 to July 13 to engage students with science, technology and engineering.
During the regular meeting Tuesday night, Middle School Principal Ted Shuttleworth said the summer camp will be offered free to all students who will be in the sixth, seventh or eighth grade next year. [More]
By Ryan Hines
A sloppy showing in pregame carried over into the game for Celina in its Western Buckeye League opener against St. Marys on Tuesday.
The Roughriders picked up two unearned runs in the first frame before adding two insurance runs in the seventh on the way to a 4-0 shutout over the Bulldogs. [More]
Obituaries on April 11th, 2007
Rev. Anthony Gamble, 93, of St. Charles Center, Carthagena, died at 3 a.m. Apri [More]
Linda Campbell Kirsch, 60, formerly of Rockford, died April 9, 2007. Death was [More]
Local pictures on April 11th, 2007
Subscriber only stories on April 11th, 2007
Bids are high but Rockford still planning street project
Neighbors expect demolition of Bremen homes by Crown
Officials seek grant for downtown revitalization
BOE discusses future improvements
Council members approve annexation of 7.4 acres
eBay store opens in Rockford
Celina baseball gets run-ruled by St. Marys
St. Henry posts shutout in MAC opener
Coldwater rides Slavik and Schoenherr to win
Minster continues strong start to the season