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Thursday, May 3rd, 2007
By Shelley Grieshop
Terry Padden, the former CEO of Mercer Health based in Coldwater, was killed in a car crash in Mason City, Iowa, on Tuesday afternoon.
Padden, 57, of Rockford, recently was hired as CEO for Regional Health Services of Howard County, Iowa, and began his duties at the healthcare consortium less than three weeks ago. He and his wife, Mary Ann, reportedly were planning to move to the area in the near future. [More]
By Margie Wuebker
A Coldwater woman who bit off one-third of a man's tongue in March 2006 likely will serve no time behind bars.
Emily M. Mescher, 26, 724 Lilac St., wiped tears Wednesday afternoon as Mercer County Common Pleas Court Judge Jeffrey Ingraham imposed up to three years probation on a fourth-degree felony charge of aggravated assault. [More]
By Mark Ruschau
NEW BREMEN - The New Bremen Cardinal softball team put themselves right back in the thick of the Midwest Athletic Conference softball race as they defeated the Parkway Panthers, 4-1, Wednesday afternoon at New Bremen High School.
With the win, New Bremen improves to 4-1 in the conference and 11-5 overall while the loss drops Parkway to 4-1 in the MAC and 9-5 on the season. [More]
Obituaries on May 3rd, 2007
Pauline Marie Garman, 87, 10 Riley St., Montezuma, died May 2, 2007, at her residence. [More]
Lawrence E. Jordan, 79, formerly of 800 Touvelle St., Celina, died at 11 a.m. April 30, 2007, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. [More]
Celina native Mark W. Kinkley, 83, of Vancouver, Wash., died April 2, 2007, at his residence. [More]
Leonard H. Liesner, 94, of North Jefferson Street, New Bremen, died at 2:05 a.m. May 2, 2007, at Versailles Health Care Center. [More]
Robert E. Nedderman, 88, 10431 County Road 66A, St. Marys, died at 8:50 p.m. Ma [More]
Donald Louis Nelson, 68, 537 Touvelle St., Celina, died at 2 p.m. May 1, 2007, at his residence. [More]
Local pictures on May 3rd, 2007
Subscriber only stories on May 3rd, 2007
Vote set on hiking utility bills for drainage projects
Ex-Celina woman at husband's bedside
Smoking ban law takes effect today
Coldwater principal receives award
Funding left to be used for promotions
ArtsFestival being held at WSU-Lake Campus
Hay heading to Bears mini-camp
Roughriders maintain top spot in the WBL
Coldwater sluggers James, Muhlenkamp make college choices