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Friday, May 18th, 2007
By Janie Southard
WAPAKONETA - During the past 23 years Auglaize County highway crews have manufactured and installed more than 250 bridges with more than 10-foot spans and rehabilitated 20 bridges of varying lengths. Quite a record and quite a savings to the county budget, according to Auglaize County Engineer Doug Reinhart. [More]
New Bremen area teen creating outdoor spot at spiritual center
By Shelley Grieshop
MARIA STEIN - Bethany Bertke is earning the highest Girl Scout honor - one rock at a time.
A junior at New Bremen High School, the energetic young lady is building a grotto on the grounds of the Spiritual Center of Maria Stein to obtain the Girl Scout Gold Award, the most honorable Scout award that girls age 14-18 can earn. [More]
By Bruce Monnin
MINSTER - The Fort Recovery girls and the Minster boys both grabbed the early lead at the Division III district track meet at Minster, and both teams did it behind athletes winning each of the throwing events.
Holly Stein earned over half of Fort Recovery's points with impressive victories in both the discus and shot put. Her throw in the discus was her second best of the year. [More]
Obituaries on May 18th, 2007
Former Celina resident Ralph N. Deitsch, 88, 200 Marker Road, Versailles, died at 8:10 a.m. May 17, 2007, at the Versailles Health Care Center. [More]
Dominga Gonzalez, 79, of Celina, died May 18, 2007, at her residence.
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Edna L. Kremer, 73, of St. Henry, died May 18, 2007, at the Gardens at St. Henry. [More]
Urban F. Schulze, 82, of Russia, died May 17, 2007, at Versailles Health Care Center. [More]
Former New Bremen resident Arthur A. Thaman, 87, died at 7:47 a.m. May 17, 2007, at Fair Haven Home, near Sidney. [More]
Local pictures on May 18th, 2007
Subscriber only stories on May 18th, 2007
Shellabarger hired as new director of curriculum
Celina council increases pay for youth sports officials to attract more
Area man indicted on sex charges
Innocent plea in sex advance case
Errors haunt Celina in 6-2 defeat
St. Marys jumps on top of Napoleon early
Hoyng, Ball bounced by St. Francis pair
Streaks down Cavs with two-run seventh
Slavik blanks PH with no-hitter