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Monday, October 20th, 2008
By William Kincaid
City officials are happy with the third quarter test results of the city's drinking water - proof that the new addition to the water treatment plant is working as intended, Safety Service Director Jeff Hazel said.
Test results from Aug. 18 indicate the city's drinking water now is compliant with state law and below the state's level of trihalomethanes (THMs) allowed in water. [More]
By Mark Ruschau
ROCKFORD - For the top-seeded teams at the Division III volleyball sectional at Parkway High School, the number-two seed St. Henry Redskins and the top-seeded Parkway Panthers, it was not exactly the road they wanted to take, but the destination was achieved as both got off to slow starts before rolling to victories. [More]
By Bruce Monnin
SPENCERVILLE - The Minster girls once again dominated the Division III district cross country meet at Spencerville. And for the second year in a row, New Bremen and Minster battled for the boys title, with the Cardinals coming out on top this year thanks in part to having the top two runners in the race. [More]
Obituaries on October 20th, 2008
Robert O. "Sobby" Lord, 86, 209 N. 17th St., Decatur, Ind., died at 9:15 a.m. Oct. 18, 2008, at Chalet Village, Berne, Ind. [More]
Elliot "Bud" Noel, 59, of Mendon died Oct. 20, 2008, at Lima Memorial Hospital. [More]
Local pictures on October 20th, 2008
Subscriber only stories on October 20th, 2008
Record number casting early ballots locally
Longtime incumbent and newcomer square off for clerk of courts position
Celina councilors look into setting monthly fee
Celina takes out the Roughriders in three
Flyers, Cardinals claim sectional titles
Celina boys cross country advances to regional meet
Bulldog boys suffer shootout defeat, 2-1