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Friday, January 30th, 2009
Local professor's students to build light boats for race on Grand Lake
By Janie Southard
The goal is to build a flimsy, yet safe and seaworthy, boat to sail on Grand Lake . The vision is that a group of these safe flimsies will be built for a summer race on the lake.
Both the goal and the vision are those of Wright State University Lake Campus Assistant Professor of Physics Guy Vandegrift, who thought up the whole thing to interest his students and maybe some like-minded wanna-be area boat builders. [More]
Planning commission OKs conditional use despite neighbor's protest
By William Kincaid
In 15 years as a Celina City planning commission member, Tom Hone said he has never encountered such vehement opposition to a conditional use property request as he did on Thursday night.
Before unanimously approving a request to turn a Celina Main Street home at 423 N. Main Street into a bed and breakfast, commissioners were assailed by an angry resident against the proposal for nearly 45 minutes. [More]
By Ryan Hines
MARIA STEIN - It wasn't easy by any means, but the hottest team in the Grand Lake area avoided an upset and won for the 11th straight time.
New Bremen needed three overtimes, but the Cardinals invaded The Hangar for a 43-40 triumph over Marion Local in Midwest Athletic Conference action on Thursday night. [More]
Obituaries on January 30th, 2009
Former Delphos resident Donald W. "Tony" Topp, 79, of Celina, died at 12:20 a.m. Jan. 29, 2009, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. [More]
Local pictures on January 30th, 2009
Subscriber only stories on January 30th, 2009
Possible levy would have no new taxes
Celina may lease land
Many requirements need met first
Company offering wind turbines to local property owners
Local businessman upset over purchase procedure
Farmers urged to use care spreading manure
Committee holds festival kickoff
Celina wrestlers sweep two from Lima schools
Bulldogs blow out Wildcats
Redskins are responding to criticism
Minster rides quick burst to win