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Thursday, May 15th, 2008
By Shelley Grieshop
COLDWATER - A 5K run to most people is an intimidating task that spans a long piece of pavement.
If you're not properly prepared, the 3.1 miles can be a barely-able-to-breathe exercise that leaves an aspiring runner disappointed and eager to quit.
"It takes time. Your body, your muscles and your lungs have to get used to it gradually, especially if you've never done anything like this before," says Deanna Davis, co-owner and personal trainer at Innergy Fitness in Coldwater. [More]
By Shelley Grieshop
A young Spencerville man will spend the next 10 years in prison for shooting a Lima man in the head during a party at a farmhouse near Kossuth in November.
Matthew D. Pennington, 22, was sentenced Wednesday in Auglaize County Common Pleas Court after pleading guilty in March to voluntary manslaughter. The plea was part of a plea agreement between his attorney and the prosecutor's office. [More]
By Robb Hemmelgarn
When Scott Brunswick was a highly-recruited wide receiver at St. Henry nearly 20 years ago, all the suitors had to woo the recruiters were video tapes or if they happened to catch a game in person.
As has nearly everything else in the world of high school sports, much has evolved in the recruiting process over the past decade plus, and now Brunswick finds himself on a different part of the recruiting spectrum. [More]
Obituaries on May 15th, 2008
Donald L. Miller, 73, 5582 U.S. 33, Mendon, died at 8:10 p.m. May 13, 2008, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. [More]
Marie Kuhn, 74, 533 Cron St., Celina, died May 14, 2008, at her residence.
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John R. Nuding, 91, of Celina, died May 15, 2008, at Mercer County Community Ho [More]
Ruth Ann Wagner, 66, of West Spring St., St. Marys, died May 4, 2008, at her daughter's residence in St. Marys. [More]
Local pictures on May 15th, 2008
Subscriber only stories on May 15th, 2008
St. Marys board OKs teacher pact
Finances tight for upcoming years
Council picks lowest bidder
Graduates to be honored during Sunday afternoon graduation ceremonies
Health issues play part in woman's apparent suicide
Shooting sports workshop for youth slated Saturday
Bulldog boys have big first day
Hartings has shot at national title
Schmitmeyer chooses Findlay to play golf
Versailles bounced from the postseason