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Wednesday, July 16th, 2008
Police get second looks and waves as they do their duty
By Janie Southard
ROCKFORD - Picture this true story. A semitrailer was pulled over recently at the westward turn on U.S. 33 at the village truck stop. It was an engine brake offense and the semi driver seemed to be in a state of disbelief as he poured a cup of coffee inside the truck stop. [More]
Celina police K9 sniffs out Joshua Evans after he flees from car
By Margie Wuebker
A Butler County man, who attempted to hide from authorities but could not escape the nose of Nick, the Celina Police Department K9 unit, was sentenced to community control sanctions during an early July appearance in Mercer County Common Pleas Court on an alcohol charge. [More]
Geeslin pitches Cavs past Cougars for district championship
By Gary R. Rasberry
Coldwater will be going home with a chance to win a championship.
The Cavaliers' Bill Geeslin won a tremendous pitcher's duel with Van Wert's Eric Miller as the aptly-named Alex Winner drove in Jordan Woeste for the only run of the game in the bottom of the eighth inning as Coldwater captured the District 4 ACME Tournament championship with a 1-0 win at Montgomery Field in Celina on Tuesday evening. [More]
Obituaries on July 16th, 2008
Former Rockford resident, Aliceruth Kimmel of Celina, died July 14, 2008, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. [More]
Charles L. Siefring, 71, 4937 Burkettsville-St. Henry Road, Coldwater, died at 11:50 p.m. July 10, 2008, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. [More]
Former Celina resident, Robert D. "Bob" Snedeker, 74, 24203 Hampton Place, Lutz, Fla., died at 7:15 a.m. July 8, 2008, at his residence. [More]
Local pictures on July 16th, 2008
Subscriber only stories on July 16th, 2008
Jail construction contracts awarded
Celina council finally OKs two stalled union contracts
Coldwater school board hires elementary principal
Leak to be fixed after Labor Day
Bids sought for Minster street reconstruction
Seaver's resignation leaves empty chair
New Bremen-German Township Firemen's picnic set for July 26
7 hurt in two-vehicle crash in Shelby County
Learning Hut opens in Celina
The crowning of a Lake Festival queen