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Thursday, January 24th, 2008
By Shelley Grieshop
COLDWATER - Lab technicians at Mercer Health received a delayed Christmas present Wednesday night as board members approved the purchase of high-tech equipment used to analyze samples such as blood, tissue and urine.
Board members voted to purchase the $130,000 chemistry analyzer from Beckman Coulter to replace a 5-year-old model currently being used. The total cost for the first year, which includes a maintenance contract and other initial expenses, is $257,098. [More]
By Margie Wuebker
A Celina man appeared Wednesday morning in Mercer County Common Pleas Court and pleaded not guilty to numerous charges stemming from a Jan. 2 incident when he allegedly restrained and threatened his girlfriend.
Justin B. Williams, 27, 414 S. Sugar [More]
Obituaries on January 24th, 2008
Lawrence "Junior" Brosher, 78, Ansonia, died at 9:15 p.m. Jan. 22, 2008, at his residence. [More]
David Bruns, 77, Philothea, died Jan. 24, 2008, at Briarwood Manor in Coldwater [More]
Eleanor Antoinette Hake, 76, of Eaton died at 5:10 a.m. Jan. 22, 2008, at Grand [More]
Local pictures on January 24th, 2008
Subscriber only stories on January 24th, 2008
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New Knoxville vs. Versailles
New Bremen vs. Parkway
St. John's vs. Fort Recovery
Celina vs. Elida
St. Marys vs. Van Wert
Parkway grabs its second win