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Wednesday, February 25th, 2009
By Margie Wuebker
Heroin, a popular injectable drug during the 1960s and 1970s, has made a big comeback in capsule form here in the Grand Lake area.
It was one of the drugs found during a Tuesday drug raid in Mercer County that resulted in indictments against 11 people on 46 charges. Six suspects are now in custody. Other drugs found were marijuana and chemicals used in the production of methamphetamine. [More]
By Mark Ruschau
WAPAKONETA - Veteran Minster basketball coach Nann Stechschulte is a devotee of motivational quotes for her squad, so much so that she jokes that her girls sometimes get tired of her using them.
One of Stechschulte's favorite bromides comes from [More]
Obituaries on February 25th, 2009
James "Jim" W. Leistenschneider, 79, 4711 Lange Road, St. Henry, died at 2:31 a.m. Feb. 25, 2009, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. [More]
Former New Knoxville resident Louisa C. Schrolucke, 100, died at 6:15 a.m. Feb. 23, 2009, at Auglaize Acres Nursing Home, Wapakoneta. [More]
Former New Bremen resident Wilma "Willie" M. Shelby, 86, died at 3 a.m. Feb. 25 [More]
Local pictures on February 25th, 2009
Subscriber only stories on February 25th, 2009
Celina looks into buying former Versa Pak building
Delay in passing budget means bills go unpaid
Mercer County residents can dump hazardous waste in August
Coldwater board OKs Griesdorn fundraiser
School board may lend money for band uniforms
Minimart serves Mendon
Variety store to open in St. Marys plaza
Strong debuts for Cavs and Panthers
Roughriders come to life in the third