Sprinkles and light rain will become more widespread overnight. Although air temperatures are expected to be above freezing, some surfaces may still remain below freezing through this evening due to the arctic airmass that had been in place across the region. Some light icing may occur on untreated surfaces this evening
33° 33° Wed 40° Wed 40° chance 21° 21° slight chance Thu 28° Thu 28° chance
Saturday, March 1st, 2008
Walter Call allegedly tried to smuggle drugs into Lima prison
By Margie Wuebker
A Fort Recovery man is being held in the Allen County Jail after he allegedly attempted to bring drugs onto the grounds of the Allen Correctional Institution in Lima.
Walter J. Call II, 47, 117 E. Broadway St., was arrested at 10:15 p.m. Thursday after Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction investigators received information that an unidentified individual was planning to deliver drugs onto the grounds. [More]
New Knoxville captures second straight district championship
By Ryan Hines
WAPAKONETA - The New Knoxville Rangers saved their best for last on Friday night against Fort Recovery in the Division IV district finals at Wapakoneta High School.
An 18-5 advantage in the fourth quarter allowed New Knoxville to turn a close game into a 63-46 victory over Fort Recovery. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
A strong bowling day was not enough as the Coldwater boys bowling fell short in its drive to a second straight state title in taking third place in the 2008 State Bowling Tournament at Tiki Lanes in Lancaster on Friday. [More]
Obituaries on March 1st, 2008
Ruth V. Amann, 84, of St. Marys, died Feb. 29, 2008, at Otterbein St. Marys Ret [More]
Maxine E. Ayers, 81, of Greenville, died Feb. 28, 2008, at her residence.
She [More]
David E. Clune, 46, Califon, N.J., the son of a former Maria Stein man, died Fe [More]
Former Celina resident Tonnie Godfrey, 58, of Coal Mountain, W. Va., died Feb. 28, 2008, at his residence. Death was due to natural causes. [More]
Local pictures on March 1st, 2008
Subscriber only stories on March 1st, 2008
A place to lay your head
Federal grant for water treatment plant on the way
School board works on building design
City to start gathering info for sewer report
Kunk, Uhlenhake and Treon will make podium