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Friday, April 18th, 2008
Council revising vicious dog ordinance to put some teeth into it
By Janie Southard
ST. MARYS - Penny Young would like to walk to the park with her 12-year-old daughter Taylor on warm evenings, but she's afraid.
She and Taylor were confronted by a menacing dog recently not far from their Beech Street home.
"It was out of its yard, in the middle of the street walking low and growling. We were terrified. I just kept saying 'don't move, don't move,' " she told the newspaper. [More]
By Ryan Hines
The Celina softball team started Thursday's game with some fireworks and then had to wait five innings to slam the door on Marion Local.
Audrey Harner led off the game with a home run for Celina and the Bulldogs then added six runs in the sixth inning for a 7-0 triumph over the Flyers. [More]
Obituaries on April 18th, 2008
Former Celina and Portland, Ind., resident Betty M. Baker, 86, died April 17, 2008, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. [More]
Celina native Keith Edward Garwick, 58, of Uniondale, Ind., died suddenly at 3 a.m. April 17, 2008, at his home. A cause of death was not available. [More]
Adrian G. Moneysmith Jr., 76, 1611 Union City Road, Fort Recovery, died at 3:53 p.m. April 16, 2008, at Ball Memorial Hospital, Muncie, Ind. [More]
Erma Stelzer, 76, 7833 Riley Road, Celina, died at 8:40 a.m. April 17, 2008, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. [More]
Jim H. Strete, 65, of Rockford, died at 3:50 a.m. April 17, 2008, at his home. [More]
John Wilson, 81, 67 Southmoor Shores Drive, St. Marys, died at 3:23 p.m. April [More]
Local pictures on April 18th, 2008
Subscriber only stories on April 18th, 2008
Earthquake rattles local area, parts of the Midwest
Rockford may expand its wastewater treatment plant
Mercer County to help pay for care of TB patient
Men sent to prison over bad checks
Area men plead guilty to more than 70 vehicle break-in
Celina boys, girls sweep track trimeet
New Bremen rallies for victory in seventh
Strong showing in road win by St. Henry