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Friday, February 13th, 2009
Action comes after residents speak out in favor of baseball coach Eric Stachler
By Janie Southard
ROCKFORD - Parkway's varsity baseball coach was rehired by a board vote of 4-1 following some controversy and a lengthy executive session at the board of education meeting Thursday.
Physical education teacher Eric Stachler, who has served as the school's varsity baseball coach for the past five years, did not receive board approval at a January school board meeting to coach this coming season. [More]
By William Kincaid
A land swap at Pullman Bay Park in Celina between the city and a developer was finally passed this week.
All city council members except long-time opponent Ed Jeffries approved the two related ordinances on their final readings this week. City officials have said the swap was needed to create a safer entrance to the park. [More]
By Shelley Grieshop
Years ago, Catholic church rectories served as homes for priests, office space and a place where Sunday collections were counted.
Today, many local rectories - most built beside churches - are used mainly for religion classes and parish council meetings. The reason: less priests to fill them. Parishes are now clustered together with one or two priests serving more than three communities. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
ST. HENRY - An 11-0 run to start the third quarter allowed St. Henry to pull away and hand Coldwater a 54-42 win on Senior Night at Redskin Gymnasium on Thursday night.
The Redskins go over the .500 mark overall on the season at 9-8 and improve to 4-4 in Midwest Athletic Conference play. The Cavaliers drop to 4-14 on the year and 2-6 in the conference. [More]
Obituaries on February 13th, 2009
Tamra Sue O'Connor, 39, 5576 Miller Road, Celina, died at 2:30 a.m. Feb. 12, 2009, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. Death was due to natural causes. [More]
Luke B. Rose, 87, 1320 Philothea Road, Fort Recovery, died at 5:25 p.m. Feb. 12 [More]
Harold E. Stephenson, 94, formerly of Celina, died at 7:19 a.m. Feb. 12, 2009, at The Gardens at Celina. [More]
Local pictures on February 13th, 2009
Subscriber only stories on February 13th, 2009
ODOT says no to traffic light
Landowners asked to help enhance bird area
An ocean away - but feels like home
Student from Germany connects in Minster
Funding unsure for new fire truck
No plans yet for print shop bought by Celina
Veteran tells St. Marys club about readjusting after war service
A pot to peat in
Bath in control of WBL destiny
New Bremen closing in on first MAC championship
Indians hold off Flyers to keep share of first place
Rangers wrap up the MAC slate with win