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Monday, August 25th, 2008
By William Kincaid
Thousands of race enthusiasts and local residents lined the shores of Grand Lake in Celina this weekend to watch 16-year-old Brandon Kennedy of Bear, Del., win the 2008 Governor's Cup Regatta.
Kennedy, driving the 1.5-liter "Shameless, Say What?," is the youngest competitor to ever win the Governor's Cup Regatta, Co-Chairman Tom Saddler said. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
MARION - After a scoreless first half, it came down to execution and tenacity to decide a winner in the fifth meeting between St. Henry and Marion Pleasant.
The Redskins scored two touchdowns in the third quarter, then braved a Spartan comeback that came down to a missed PAT, a botched special teams move and a last-minute defensive stand that allowed St. Henry to beat Pleasant for the fifth time, 14-13, at Pleasant High School on Saturday night. [More]
Obituaries on August 25th, 2008
Former New Bremen resident, Richard E. Black, 84, died at 3:58 p.m. Aug. 22, 2008, at the Heritage Manor Nursing Center, Minster. [More]
Carol "Bud" Ireton, 81, of 2117 Kensington Drive, St. Marys, died Aug. 24, 2008 [More]
Jerome W. "Jerry" Kaiser, 84, of 1993 Watkins Road, Fort Recovery, died at 6:45 p.m. Aug. 24, 2008 at his residence. [More]
Former Minster resident, Pamela Clare Winner LaFalce, 54, of Lexington, Ky., died Aug. 22, 2008,at her home. Death was due to natural causes. [More]
Marilyn C. May, 73, 281 Spring St., St. Henry, died at 9:37 p.m. Aug. 23, 2008, at Ohio State Medical Center, Columbus. [More]
Local pictures on August 25th, 2008
Subscriber only stories on August 25th, 2008
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