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Thursday, April 24th, 2008
State wrestler without full arms and legs speaks to Coldwater students
By Gary R. Rasberry
COLDWATER - A lot of words have been used to describe Dustin Carter, among them: inspirational, determined, amazing.
Disabled never really comes up.
The Hillsboro High School senior, who does not have full arms or legs, recently wrestled at the state tournament and on Wednesday gave a motivational speech to Coldwater middle school students. [More]
By Margie Wuebker
MINSTER - Randolph "Randy" Houseworth will assume the duties of village police chief May 9 ending a lengthy search for a candidate to fill the post that has been vacant since Feb. 28
Houseworth, currently a sergeant with the New Bremen Police Department, received unanimous approval from Minster village councilors Wednesday night. The post comes with a $56,000 annual salary. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
Last year, Cory Luebke got to see a lot of the United States, moving from Columbus to Eugene, Oregon, to Fort Wayne to Lake Elsinore, California.
The Marion Local and Ohio State southpaw still wants to move around, but for now, California is home. [More]
Obituaries on April 24th, 2008
James Earl Baker, 66, of 317 Cherry St., St. Marys, died at 9:55 a.m. April 23, [More]
Wilma Gertrude Deitsch, 94, 806 W. Market St., Celina, died at 12:25 a.m. April 23, 2008, at the Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford. [More]
Local pictures on April 24th, 2008
Subscriber only stories on April 24th, 2008
Flooring business owners sentenced for charges related to fire and fraud
Treatment gets faster, better
Drug-free program to begin at Mercer Health
BOE member receives award
Brooks' hard work on tennis court pays off
Indians down JeffCats in softball