Flash Flood Watch issued June 17 at 3:44AM EDT until June 18 at 2:00PM EDT by NWS Wilmington
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON... The National Weather Service in Wilmington has expanded the * Flash Flood Watch to include portions of East Central Indiana and Ohio, including the following areas, in East Central Indiana, Fayette IN, Union IN, and Wayne. In Ohio, Auglaize, Champaign, Darke, Delaware, Hardin, Logan, Mercer, Miami, Preble, Shelby, and Union OH. * Through Tuesday afternoon * With the ground already saturated, additional rounds of showers and embedded thunderstorms today through early Tuesday could result in new instances of flash flooding. Additional rainfall of 1 to 3 inches will be possible in the heaviest and most persistent storm activity. Some locations could have rain repeatedly move across spots which have already received up to 2 to 3 inches of rain in the past several days. This may result in flash flooding with lighter rainfall amounts than would otherwise be expected.
65° 65° likely Mon 76° Mon 76° chance 64° 64° chance Tue 76° Tue 76° chance likely
Friday, April 11th, 2008
By Margie Wuebker
Nicholas Schwieterman, the 22-year-old Chickasaw man charged in connection with the deaths of four area teens, sat quietly in Mercer County Common Pleas Court on Thursday afternoon as his attorneys entered a not guilty plea to 16 charges filed earlier this week. Judge Jeffrey Ingraham also doubled the man's bond to $2 million. [More]
By Nancy Allen
A local farmer is going to get a lecture about spreading manure after two complaints were issued within a week about manure from his farm in side ditches and on the road.
Mercer County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) board member Rick [More]
By Mark Ruschau
ST. MARYS - The St. Marys Roughriders rode a solid pitching performance from Jake Taylor and timely hitting to a 3-2 non-conference win over the New Bremen Cardinals on Thursday afternoon at a rain-soaked K.C. Geiger Park.
With its second win in a row, St. Marys improves to 2-4 on the season while New Bremen's loss was its second in a row after opening the season with two victories. [More]
Obituaries on April 11th, 2008
Roger Paul Niekamp, 54, 152 Reed St., New Bremen, died at 11:40 a.m. April 9, 2008, at his home. Death was due to natural causes. [More]
Local pictures on April 11th, 2008
Subscriber only stories on April 11th, 2008
Homan makes court appearance
Tourism money down
High fuel costs may benefit Grand Lake
Ornamental grass care
A rugged journey to spread hope
St. Marys narrowly avoids upset
Bulldogs' bats show some life in 9-4 win
Cavs cruise in league opener vs. Rangers