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Wednesday, July 11th, 2007
Mandate set after state delays residential changes
By Shelley Grieshop
WAPAKONETA - Auglaize County Health Board members unanimously approved several motions this week to modify home sewage system regulations after state officials recently squashed new rules put in place in January.
During their monthly meeting Tuesday, board members mandated a 1-foot vertical separation distance between the surface where wastewater is applied to the soil and the seasonal high water table. The old requirement was 4 feet. [More]
By Shelley Grieshop
Mercer Health has teamed up with a local agricultural agency to help area residents get fit by offering a free, year-long wellness program.
Moooving to Lose is the theme that officials hope will get individuals and families off the couch and into a healthier lifestyle. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
With the season at its unofficial halfway point with the All-Star Break, the Grand Lake Mariners are just barely outside the top six that make the Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League postseason.
Thanks to a three-game win streak, the Mariners are [More]
Obituaries on July 11th, 2007
Mary E. Romer, 92, of Fort Recovery, died at 10:10 p.m. July 10, 2007, at Celin [More]
Perry W. Shepherd Sr., 81, 917 Columbia St., St. Marys, died at 7:10 a.m. July 10, 2007, at his residence, following an extended illness. [More]
Donald P. Wheeler, 64, of rural Edon, died July 11, 1007, at his home. Death was due to cancer. [More]
Local pictures on July 11th, 2007
Subscriber only stories on July 11th, 2007
2008 budget calls for $1 million street project
Car overturns, two ejected
Alley vacated by council
Street improvement now on the agenda
Board chairman turns in resignation
Senior citizens may apply for reduced taxes
No action follows executive session to discuss discipline
Council accepts landscaping bid to finish Lock One restoration
Man enters not guilty plea for injuring child
Wolfe outduels NASCAR stars at Sizzler