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Tuesday, October 7th, 2008
By Nancy Allen
Local farmers may need to turn to USDA loans more if local banks tighten their credit in response to the ongoing U.S. financial meltdown.
County Farm Service Agency (FSA) offices administer USDA farm programs, including a variety of low interest loan programs. [More]
By Margie Wuebker
An area man appeared in Mercer County Common Pleas Court on Monday afternoon to admit his guilt in connection with a senior prank gone bad at Fort Recovery High School - the second of three young men to do so.
Joel B. Weitzel,
18, 2745 Kuhl Road, New Weston, pleaded guilty to amended charges of attempted breaking and entering and attempted vandalism, both first-degree misdemeanors. [More]
Obituaries on October 7th, 2008
Former Van Wert and Wapakoneta resident Otis R. Chilcoat, 40, died at 6:13 p.m. [More]
Stanley S. Smith, 68, 321 Stella St., Celina, died at 9:35 p.m. Oct. 5, 2008, at the home of his daughter in Celina. [More]
Local pictures on October 7th, 2008
Subscriber only stories on October 7th, 2008
Trash pickup routes under review by city
Bulldogs turn suspended match into a blowout
Celina volleyball aims for the top of the WBL
Minster gains 14th win in four