Friday, March 13th, 2009
Record high prices, hard times have people turning in old jewelry in exchange for cash
By Betty Lawrence
Gold has hit record highs of nearly $1,000 an ounce, prompting a modern-day gold rush.
People are cleaning out their jewelry boxes, turning in that old, unused gold jewelry for cold hard cash. Coins, pocket watches and even dental gold have become the norm for gold buyers. [More]
Celina pastor and wife assist people in Ghana, Africa
By Margie Wuebker
Pastor Randy Christian and his wife Tricia discovered a bit of home during a February trip to the Republic of Ghana in West Africa.
The couple, who minister at The Lord's Church in Celina, found a small congregation bearing the same name in a small village where Americans with white skin are held in awe. [More]
Obituaries on March 13th, 2009
Hilda L. Bower, 97, of Rockford and formerly of Cincinnati, died at 9:15 p.m. March 11, 2009, at The Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford. [More]
Ida Mae Deitsch, 78, 411 Oliver St., St. Marys, died at 12:40 p.m. March 12, 2009, at the Golden Living Center-Valley, St. Marys. [More]
Ralph H. Feil, 86, a resident at Otterbein St. Marys Retirement Community and formerly of Findlay, died at 7:07 a.m. March 12, 2009, at Otterbein St. Marys. [More]
Donald J. Link, 75, 6175 state Route 274, Carthagena, died the morning of March 12, 2009, at his residence. [More]
Local pictures on March 13th, 2009
Subscriber only stories on March 13th, 2009
Celina police request to outlaw J-turns dies
Celina council may increase speed limit
Former school board member is charged with public indecency
Commissioners work through road and bridge bids, contracts
Berry by a different name still makes for a good cobbler
Piehl, McFeely grab top all-district honors
Post will continue to play golf for Columbus State