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Thursday, March 27th, 2008
By Margie Wuebker
MINSTER - The search for a new police chief has hit another snag with one of the leading candidates submitting his resignation to Mayor Dennis Kitzmiller.
Shane Dellinger, an officer with the Minster Police Department for the past 11/2 years, reportedly cited personal reasons in his resignation dated Friday. Dellinger, who was one of three finalists in the search for a new chief, requested the resignation take effect immediately. [More]
By Margie Wuebker
Seven of the 20 people indicted on multiple drug charges in November have been sentenced in Mercer County Common Pleas Court. Five of the men face prison sentences while the other two received community control sanctions.
Of the remaining individuals indicted, one was deported back to his Mexican homeland while the whereabouts of the other is unknown. The remaining individuals have pleaded guilty and are awaiting sentencing or their cases remain involved in court proceedings. [More]
Stonebraker, Stetler share top coach honor
By Gary R. Rasberry
In deciding The Daily Standard's Girls Basketball Player of the Year, it was an easy decision.
Picking the girls' Coach of the Year shaped up to be a little more interesting.
Versailles' senior Justine Raterman was the easy choice for winning her second straight Player of the Year award. Her coach - and sister - Jacki Stonebraker will share the Coach of the Year award - her second straight honor - with Celina coach Brian Stetler. [More]
Obituaries on March 27th, 2008
Joanne Peay, 90, of Columbus and formerly of Statesville, N.C., and Adrian, Mic [More]
Doris Kay Todd, 69, of St. Marys, died at 4:30 a.m. March 27, 2008, at her resi [More]
Local pictures on March 27th, 2008
Subscriber only stories on March 27th, 2008
Celina to ask feds for more than $1 million for streets and signals
Bryan to join staff full time
Polishing up the smiles of West Elementary School pupils
Licensed personnel to gain increase in pay
St. Henry village may purchase business park
Sheriff attacked at Rotary meeting
Mercer Health board approves budget increase
Judge grants Celina woman judicial release
New Bremen wants athletic building
Cavs' Stienecker earns top honor