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Monday, February 25th, 2008
By Shelley Grieshop
Local residents could get shortchanged in a disaster situation if volunteers don't come forward to participate in upcoming training classes.
Mercer County currently has just four trained disaster volunteers, and none of them have taken the required classes with simulated crisis scenarios, according to interim Executive Director Deb Hemmelgarn of the Mercer County chapter of the American Red Cross. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
Even after a long day of swimming, it was hard for the Celina girls swim team to sleep on the way home from the State Swimming Championships in Canton.
The five Swimmin' Women that qualified for seven events at the state meet returned home early Sunday morning having given the program its best performance ever, finishing 12th in the Division II meet with 57 points, the most points ever scored by the team at the meet. [More]
Obituaries on February 25th, 2008
Walter Fox, 70, formerly of 905 E. Spring St., St. Marys, died Feb. 22, 2008, a [More]
Bevan Eugene Jenkins, 89, 2451 Pine Road, Celina, died at 9:10 a.m. Feb. 24, 2008, at his residence. [More]
Tamara K. Muhlenkamp, 43, Rockford, died Feb. 23, 2008, at Rockford following an extended illness. [More]
Clarence E. Schwartz, 89, Spencerville, died at 11:40 a.m. Feb. 22, 2008, at Van Wert County Hospital. [More]
Marley K. Shroyer, 79, of New Carlisle died at 5:38 p.m. Feb. 22, 2008, at home [More]
Willard Stienecker, 78, of Celina, died Feb. 22, 2008, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. [More]
Former New Bremen resident Luedna Mary Thaman, 87, of Fair Haven Shelby County [More]
Local pictures on February 25th, 2008
Subscriber only stories on February 25th, 2008
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Parkway voters to decide on 4.5 mills
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Tigers survive Spartans' upset bid
Cavs, Tigers send three each to state tournament
Coldwater bowlers to defend state title