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Northern Darke County in west central Ohio... Auglaize County in west central Ohio... Mercer County in west central Ohio... * Until 845 AM EDT Friday
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Friday, June 13th, 2008
By Nancy Allen
Elvis Jr. and his museum have left the building on state Route 703 and owner Steve Schleeter is reopening it as an auction hall and banquet/entertainment facility.
Schleeter, St. Marys, said Elvis Aaron Presley Jr., the self-proclaimed son of Elvis Presley, packed up his show and $6 million assemblage of the King's cars, jewelry, clothes, furniture, autographed Elvis Presley photos and Hollywood props and left shortly before Memorial Day. [More]
By Shelley Grieshop
MARIA STEIN - In the small Catholic communities that dot the Grand Lake area, parish priests are much more than men who dole out Holy Communion each Sunday.
They are invited guests at baptisms and graduations, hold hands with families struck by tragedy, and on most Saturday nights can be found saying grace at the request of a new bride and groom. This time of year it's not unusual to find them beneath a ballcap cheering for local athletes at dusty baseball games. [More]
By Ryan Hines
The Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League got a face lift over the past year.
There are still the same 11 teams playing in the wooden bat summer league, but only two of those teams are bringing back the same manager. Only Lima's Rob Livchak and Columbus' Brian Mannino return to their respective teams. [More]
Obituaries on June 13th, 2008
Vilma A. Rump, 96, 227 E. Monroe St., New Bremen, died at 6:50 p.m. June 11, 2008, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. [More]
Lowell Schroeder, 75, 1198 Schroeder Road, Celina, died at 2:53 p.m. June 12, 2 [More]
Lewis D. Snider, 69, 4281 William Drive, Celina, died at 10:48 p.m. June 11, 2008, at his residence. [More]
Everett L. Stose, 67, 1202 Fenway Drive, Celina, died at 1:55 p.m. June 11, 2008, at his residence. [More]
Local pictures on June 13th, 2008
Subscriber only stories on June 13th, 2008
Stretch cleared out
Traffic may be jammed at new school facility
State accepting comments on 11 farms' draft permits
Bid for new jail waterline is less than early estimate
Motorcyclist hurt in slide off road
Maple seed cleanup a difficult task
Grand Lake offense starts quick
Coldwater ACME takes two from Marion Local