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Tuesday, November 27th, 2007
By Margie Wuebker
Thirteen drug suspects were rounded up Monday as the Grand Lake Drug Task Force executed warrants in Mercer, Auglaize and Shelby counties as well as several Indiana counties.
The roundup began with a 5:30 a.m. briefing before eight teams of two officers each hit the streets. The first suspect was brought to the Mercer County Jail within an hour. [More]
By Janie Southard
ST. MARYS - Council agreed to provide Midwest Electric with sewer service in an emergency ordinance passed Monday night, a step the mayor pronounced "good for everyone."
Located about a mile east of the city on route 33A, Midwest Electric recently completed a large addition to their existing facility. The EPA is requiring the Midwest facility to have a sewer treatment system. [More]
Obituaries on November 27th, 2007
Walter H. Barhorst, 83, of Sidney, died at 10:20 a.m. Nov. 25, 2007, at Wilson Memorial Hospital, Sidney. [More]
Lidwina M. Bergman, 93, 830 W. Main St., Coldwater, died at 3:24 a.m. Nov. 26, 2007, at Briarwood Manor Nursing Home, Coldwater. [More]
Elmer J. "Farmer" Bernard, 82, of St. Henry, died Nov. 26, 2007, at Miami Valle [More]
Orville M. Engle, 83, 6190 Shelley Road, Mendon, died at 11:36 a.m. Nov. 25, 2007, at Lima Memorial Health System. [More]
Melvin "Scurb" L. Heitkamp, 64, 402 Willow St., St. Henry, died at 3:25 a.m. No [More]
Leo C. Schulte, 91, formerly of Hanover Street, Minster, died at 5 a.m. Nov. 25, 2007, at Upper Valley Medical Center, Troy. [More]
Ernest "Doc" Stahl, 78, of Celina, died Nov. 26, 2007, at Mercer County Communi [More]
Local pictures on November 27th, 2007
Subscriber only stories on November 27th, 2007
Officials feel rule a waste of taxpayer money
Council looks to approve assessments
Bulldogs hoping that hard work has paid off
Celina girls hope to contend in the WBL
Kanney waiting patiently for football to conclude
Cavs may be in for a rebuilding campaign
Fort Recovery looks to contend in the MAC
Indians will have a different look this year
Another late start for Westrick, Marion Local
Fortkamp has veteran Flyers team to work with
Lee hoping that depth will carry Wildcats
Minster looking to build around senior class
Ernst will try to mold together a young team
Cards have potential to increase wins again
Parkway is healthy with high aspirations
Parkway girls are headed in right direction
St. Henry optimistic for successful season
Maier feels potential is there for Redskins
Roughriders have a tough class to replace
Niekamp likes the makeup of Roughriders
Tigers lacking varsity experience this year
Expectations are big this year for Versailles
May expecting more success this season
Knapke is ready to take over in the pool for Cavs
Numbers, expectations up for Flyers swimming
Minster with modest goals for the season
New Bremen looks like a team on the rise
St. Marys young, inexperienced
Experience an asset for Celina wrestling
Coldwater wrestling will be strong once again when football is finished
St. Marys wrestling has many question marks
Tigers have nice nucleus to build around
Tigers were successful in first year in pool