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Thursday, September 18th, 2008
By Janie Southard
A St. Marys man pleaded guilty Tuesday in Auglaize County Municipal Court to a charge of cruelty to animals for a beating that the local humane society says is the worst it has seen in its 35 years of existence.
Adam J. Heckman, 24, 200 N. Knoxville Ave, Lot 33, St. Marys, is now serving 180 days in the county jail and will pay restitution for veterinary costs. [More]
By Shelley Grieshop
Sentencings continue in Auglaize County Common Pleas Court for eight area people who were arrested and indicted earlier this year on drug-related charges stemming from Grand Lake Task Force investigations.
• Richard Newland Jr., 30, 537 Touvelle [More]
Obituaries on September 18th, 2008
Todd Leson Adams, 31, 2102 St. Anthony Road, Coldwater, died at 6:30 p.m. Sept. [More]
Don Brown, 84, 109 Laura Street, New Knoxville, died at 8:37 a.m. Sept. 16, 2008, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. [More]
Former St. Marys resident Robin J. Burton, 51, 3760 Adelbert Drive, Columbus, d [More]
Paulette Hoelscher, 57, 714 West South St., St. Marys died at 9:05 p.m. Sept. 1 [More]
William Don Hooker, 77, Lima, died at 4:50 p.m., Sept. 16, 2008, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. [More]
William F. Knapke, 84, 1917 Cranberry Road, St. Henry, died at 11:43 a.m. Sept. 17, 2008, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. [More]
Former New Weston resident Clarence L. Stump, 82, of the Gardens of St. Henry, [More]
Former Celina resident Andrew "Andy" Gary Thurston, 60, of Pittsburg, Calif., died Sept. 9. 2008, at his home. Death was due to natural causes. [More]
Local pictures on September 18th, 2008
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