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Tuesday, May 27th, 2008
By Shelley Grieshop
Briarwood Manor of Coldwater and The Gardens at St. Henry received the highest marks of all long-term care facilities in Mercer County following annual state inspections.
Both nursing homes were awarded a 98.8 percent compliance rate following detailed inspections by health officials. The pair also received the top scores in a resident satisfaction survey (see sidebar). [More]
By Bruce Monnin
MINSTER - After a four-year absence, the Minster boys regained the title of district track champions in a tight 99.5-97 victory over New Bremen.
The Minster girls completed the Wildcat sweep in dominating fashion, outpointing the runners-up from Marion Local 128-72 to win their 27th title in the 29 years the Minster District Meet has been held. [More]
Obituaries on May 27th, 2008
Anna Archer, 75, Celina, died May 26, 2008, at her residence.
Services are pe [More]
Buddy D. Frank, 73, 124 S. Green St., Mendon, died at 6:39 a.m. May 25, 2008, at Lima Memorial Hospital. [More]
Willidean Hasenjager, 87, of Celina, died May 26, 2008, at Celina Manor Nursing [More]
Helen M. Kitzmiller, 70, of 419 Woodward St., St. Marys, died at 10:49 a.m. May 25, 2008, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. [More]
Raymond K. "Jake" Meyer, 89, died at 8:50 a.m. May 25, 2008, at his home at Park Place Community, Bryan. [More]
Bud L. Shivley, 73, of Convoy, died at 10:50 p.m. May 25, 2008, at his residence following an extended illness. [More]
Robert J. Stammen, 86, 219 E. Star Road, North Star, died at 7:30 a.m. May 26, 2008, at his residence. [More]
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