Flash Flood Watch issued June 17 at 3:46PM EDT until June 18 at 2:00PM EDT by NWS Wilmington
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON... The Flash Flood Watch continues for * Portions of East Central Indiana and Ohio, including the following areas, in East Central Indiana, Fayette IN, Union IN, and Wayne. In Ohio, Auglaize, Champaign, Darke, Delaware, Hardin, Logan, Mercer, Miami, Preble, Shelby, and Union OH. * Through Tuesday afternoon * With the ground already saturated, additional rounds of showers and embedded thunderstorms tonight through Tuesday could result in new instances of flash flooding. Additional rainfall of 1 to 2 inches will be possible in the heaviest and most persistent storm activity. This may result in flash flooding with lighter rainfall amounts than would otherwise be expected.
Today 78° Today 78° slight chance slight chance 65° 65° chance Tomorrow 77° Tomorrow 77° chance 62° 62° slight chance
Friday, October 5th, 2007
By Shelley Grieshop
Only about one-third of the home sewage system permits issued in 2006 have resulted in constructed and/or approved systems in Mercer County, and the one-year expiration on those remaining permits is drawing near, according to local officials.
In January, stricter home sewage regulations went into effect in Ohio, causing a mad rush of Mercer County residents applyng for permits in late 2006. Those permits expire one year from the time of issue. [More]
By Randy Bruns
NEW BREMEN - After a disappointing last seven days, the New Bremen Cardinals got their season back on track in a big way Thursday night with a thrilling five-game win over the Versailles Tigers.
New Bremen improves to 14-3 overall and 6-1 in the Midwest Athletic Conference, while Versailles falls to 18-2 on the year and 5-2 in league play. [More]
Obituaries on October 5th, 2007
Fredonia Marie "Donne" Leugers, 87, of Lakeview, died at 5 a.m. Oct. 4, 2007, at her home. [More]
Dale L. Shock, 70, of Delphos, died at 8:45 p.m. Oct. 3, 2007, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. [More]
John "Jack" Tobin, 80, 31 S. Canal St., Montezuma, died Oct. 4, 2007, at his residence. [More]
Local pictures on October 5th, 2007
Subscriber only stories on October 5th, 2007
Rezoning heads for final approval despite public concerns
Marion Local High School band continues high standards
Landfill hopes to have OK to use cell soon
Northern Mercer County ripe for livestock expansion
Depth carries Minster to sweep
Ottawa scores twice in final 15 minutes for win
Celina can start to think about O-G after easy victory over Lima Bath
Celina advances one singles player and a pair of doubles teams