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Friday, September 26th, 2008
By Janie Southard
So far, so good. The first cost estimates for the design development phase of St. Marys' new school complex are running .67 percent below estimate.
"Understand there are no soft costs (architect and project management fees) added so this will go up some," said St. Marys board of education member Rees McKee following a special board meeting Wednesday afternoon. Completion of this phase represents completion of 50 percent of the entire $55 million project. [More]
Versailles, Minster pull off shockers in MAC
By Randy Bruns
MARIA STEIN - After reeling off 13 consecutive wins to start the season, the Marion Local Flyers dropped their second straight match Thursday night in a five-game thriller against the Versailles Tigers.
The Tigers had been scuffling in league play, but put it all together against the Flyers to take the match by scores of 20-25, 25-15, 28-30, 25-21 and 15-11. [More]
Obituaries on September 26th, 2008
Judith A. "Judy" Wical, 59, of Wapakoneta, died at 3:12 p.m. Sept. 25, 2008, at [More]
Local pictures on September 26th, 2008
Subscriber only stories on September 26th, 2008
Defense: prosecution playing politics with Schwieterman case
Hospital buys high-tech MRI unit
Mercer County ESC grant money slashed
Raising donations for Fort FFA
Ministry seeks families needing home
Wildcats hand rival Cardinals first league loss
Bulldogs have a strong start to league tourney
Wildcats, Cardinals boys golf qualify for district tournament