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Thursday, August 2nd, 2007
Animals need extra care in 90-degree weather
By Shelley Grieshop
WAPAKONETA - Water bottles, sodas and every fruity flavor of shaved ice were popular items Wednesday afternoon at the Auglaize County Fair as the temperature threatened to hit the 100-degree mark.
Men, women and children wandering about the fairgrounds were surviving the heat in a variety of ways. But livestock and smaller animals were showing signs of stress. [More]
By Margie Wuebker
A St. Henry man, who broke into Fort Recovery Middle School on May 6 and did more than $26,000 in damage, pleaded guilty to breaking and entering and vandalism during a Wednesday morning appearance in Mercer County Common Pleas Court.
Travis Buehler, 18, 4314 Lange Road, entered the plea as part of a negotiated agreement that included dismissal of another breaking and entering charge as well as one count of making a false alarm. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
FORT WAYNE - You could forgive Cory Luebke if he had a few butterflies in the stomach.
While the Marion Local grad has been pitching - and pitching well - in the minor leagues for just over a month, Wednesday night was as close to a homecoming as he will get. [More]
Obituaries on August 2nd, 2007
Carol Lee Clawson, 64, a resident of Heritage Manor Nursing Home in Minster, di [More]
Donald McIntyre, 64, of Wapakoneta, died at 9:45 a.m. July 31, 2007, at his residence. Death was due to natural causes. [More]
Local pictures on August 2nd, 2007
Subscriber only stories on August 2nd, 2007
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Celina councilors consider where to find funds for shortfall
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Chief's creative thinking will put two new police cruisers on the street
Grand Lake loses opener of GLSCL tourney to Columbus