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Friday, January 9th, 2009
By Nancy Allen
Mercer County commissioners Thursday morning viewed a 15-acre, county-owned parcel on which dredge material from a portion of Beaver Creek will be placed.
This is only the second time the county has partnered with the state to allow the use of county land for what the state calls a dredge material relocation area, or DMRA, said Brian Miller, assistant manager of Grand Lake St. Marys State Park. [More]
By Betty Lawrence
I have always felt the months of January and February were bleak, dreary and never-ending.
But due to circumstances beyond my control, I've had the rare opportunity these past few weeks to study what Mother Nature affords us in these early months of the new year, despite winter's wrath. [More]
By Ryan Hines
ST. MARYS - The Celina girls basketball team had its most prolific three-point shooting performance in recent memory, but it was barely enough to beat St. Marys.
Celina hit 10 three-pointers to build a double-digit lead and then withstood a valiant St. Marys comeback for a 59-58 win over the Roughriders at McBroom Gymnasium on Thursday night. [More]
Obituaries on January 9th, 2009
Eunice Elizabeth Lageman, 83, died at 10:20 p.m. Jan. 7, 2009, at Elkhart Hospice House of Indiana. [More]
Ada Deloris Puschell, 79, 19190 Townline-Kossuth Road, St. Marys, died at 12:50 p.m. Jan. 7, 2009, at Lima Memorial Hospital. [More]
Braden James Stricker, son of Eric and Erin Smith Stricker, 354 Wuebker Road, Minster, was stillborn Jan. 7, 2009, at Wilson Memorial Hospital, Sidney. [More]
Local pictures on January 9th, 2009
Subscriber only stories on January 9th, 2009
Firefighters seek grant to upgrade well
Health officials: Clean or close mobile home park
Public to discuss sewer
Investigators: Arcanum man's death likely heart-related
St. Henry rallies late in fourth for road win
Early spurt carries the Cavaliers past Panthers
Defense paves the way for New Bremen
Indians rally for win in the fourth quarter