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Thursday, September 13th, 2007
Health officials considering whether to give state the duty of policing smokers
By Shelley Grieshop
Mercer County continues to reel in an abnormally high number of smoking complaints, leading health officials to question whether it's financially in their best interest to continue their duty as "smoke police."
According to Ohio law, health depart [More]
By Margie Wuebker
A Celina couple had a close and definitely unwanted encounter with a pair of boxers at the St. Henry car wash Monday afternoon.
Kennith Wilcox, 710 Devonshire Drive, Apt. 11, and his girlfriend, Kyrinana Chrisman, had been on an outing when his niece, Lydia Marie Wilcox, spilled a soft drink all over the floor. [More]
By Robb Hemmelgarn
As the final spectators trickled from the stands of Stadium Park in Delphos last Friday night, the scoreboard reflected a story much deeper than simply the final score.
The Parkway Panthers just got through socking the 2005 Division V state champion St. John's Blue Jays in the mouth with a 20-0 shutout, something the Black and Gold had not accomplished since Bill Clinton's first term in office. [More]
Obituaries on September 13th, 2007
Werner R. Bensman, 86, 10700 Paterson Halpin Road, Anna, died at 7:35 a.m. Sept. 12, 2007, at his daughter's residence in Sidney. [More]
Charles "Chuck" Dotson, 82, 1015 Hendricks Ave., St. Marys, died at 11:37 a.m. [More]
Isabell K. Foust, 88, of Delphos, died at 10:30 p.m. Sept. 11, 2007, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. [More]
Local pictures on September 13th, 2007
Subscriber only stories on September 13th, 2007
Buzzing around the pond
Bremen school moves to top of funding list
Donors to help police officers deliver stunning blow to criminal suspects
BOE approves land options, accepts state funds if levy passes
Alumni to be inducted into Hall of Fame
Roth to fill board seat
Hogs killed in accident
MAC has three, WBL one in local playoff chase
Kaup is the Syracuse career leader in digs
Marion and Parkway to battle for top MAC spot
Celina vs. Van Wert
Fort Recovery vs. Versailles
St. John's vs. Minster
Coldwater vs. Anna
Defiance vs. St. Marys
New Bremen vs. St. Henry