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Thursday, June 7th, 2007
Complaints about tobacco use above average for state; Auglaize County complaints lower
By Shelley Grieshop
Local health officials soon will be checking out the nightlife as they investigate an above-average number of complaints about violators of the new smoking ban.
Chris Miller, sanitarian for the Mercer County-Celina City Health Department, said on- [More]
By Jim Morrison
ROSSBURG - Carl Edwards fought off multi-time NASCAR points champion Jeff Gordon and a late challenge from Kyle Busch to win the third annual Prelude to the Dream at Eldora Speedway on Wednesday night.
The win in the all-star race event, featuring 26 drivers from NASCAR and other forms of motorsports, gave Edwards his first victory at the famed half-mile track in West Central Ohio. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
With today being possibly one of the biggest days in his life, Cory Luebke will be doing what he has normally done while in college.
Taking a test.
The Marion Local graduate and Ohio State junior pitcher has an exam this morning before spending the day relaxing and waiting for the call from a Major League Baseball team to tell him that he has been drafted. [More]
Obituaries on June 7th, 2007
Mary Margaret Donovan, 89, formerly of 412 W. Logan St., Celina, died at 11:15 p.m. June 5, 2007, at Valley Nursing Home, St. Marys. [More]
Christina I. Farley, 55, of Wapakoneta, died at 9:49 p.m. June 5, 2007, at her residence. Death was due cancer. [More]
Former New Bremen resident Cleora C. Forwerck, 86, of the St. Marys Living Center, died at 1:25 p.m. June 5, 2007, at Adams Memorial Hospital, Decatur, Ind. [More]
Myron C. McBride, 77, 2190 S. 200 W., Portland, died June 6, 2007, at his residence. [More]
Former Celina resident Aubry Roy Norton, 57, of Beaumont, Texas, died at 1:24 p [More]
Estella Siebert, 97, 1126 Princeton Ave., Celina, died at 4:30 p.m. June 5, 2007, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. [More]
Local pictures on June 7th, 2007
Subscriber only stories on June 7th, 2007
Equipment bids higher than predicted
BOE searches for ways to fund new programs
Woman enters guilty plea
Commemoration of 175th anniversary in works
Officials waiting on new bill
Purchase of police cruiser approved by council
Painter keys Parkway ACME win
Mariners post 11-4 win in exhibition opener of summer
Coldwater enforces run-rule after six