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Wednesday, October 1st, 2008
Family and friends participate in honor of woman who finished all 29 races
By Margie Wuebker
MINSTER - Photos taken at the Oktoberfest Classic 10K Run last year show Pam Winner LaFalce approaching the finish line, her arms raised in victory and her "Cancer Sucks!" T-shirt dotted with sweaty blotches.
People lining the course applaud her efforts as the only runner to participate in all 29 races since its inception in 1979. Others give high fives saluting the Minster native's valiant battle with a formidable opponent - colon cancer that spread to the liver and lungs. [More]
By Ryan Hines
Celina wasn't at its best on Tuesday evening at the Intermediate School, but the Green and White still only needed three games to get past Elida.
It was a slow start in all three games, but Celina rallied in each instance for a 25-21, 25-14 and 25-17 win in Western Buckeye League action against invading Elida. [More]
Obituaries on October 1st, 2008
Dorothea M. Davis, 88, 806 Harbor Point, Celina, died at 10:35 p.m. Sept. 30, 2 [More]
Victor J. Homan, 85, 3411 Philothea Road, died at 1:55 p.m. Sept. 30, 2008 at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. [More]
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Subscriber only stories on October 1st, 2008
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Junior Fair building getting upgrade
Bulldogs still in WBL title hunt
Year comes to an end for St. Henry girls golf