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Wednesday, March 18th, 2009
By Janie Southard
The sign for the future home of the local ethanol plant is down. The local telephone is disconnected and the former office is closed. But Mercer Energy's CEO is optimistic for the future.
CEO Ryan Schwieterman on Tuesday said, "If the lawsuit (fil [More]
Connect Ohio group: Some parts of Mercer County do not have high-speed Internet
By Shelley Grieshop
Dozens of community leaders gathered in Celina on Tuesday morning to kick off a project to improve the area's high-speed Internet access and usage.
The meeting in the Central Services Building was led by a member of Connect Ohio, a non-profit group hired by the state in December 2007 to promote high-speed (broadband) Internet coverage and utilization in all 88 counties. [More]
Obituaries on March 18th, 2009
Robert G. Fischer, 72, 205 ThornLocust Lane, London, and formerly of Celina, died at 8:15 p.m. March 12, 2009, at the Arbors at London Nursing Home. [More]
Fred E. Grimm, 89, 6216 Morrow Road, Celina, died March 16, 2009, at his residence. [More]
Clarence F. Poeppelman, 87, of Versailles, died at 9:23 a.m. March 17, 2009, at his residence. [More]
Pamela K. Wenning, 55, 8555 Superior Drive, Maria Stein, died at 9:26 p.m. March 15, 2009, at her home. Death was due to natural causes. [More]
Local pictures on March 18th, 2009
Subscriber only stories on March 18th, 2009
Dead fish make visit memorable
Celina High School student council makes bid to host 2010 state conference
Council takes the plunge to install new baby pool
A grand opening in Fort Recovery for grocery store
Final cheers and goodbye tears for Stott
Redskins' Bruns to play baseball for Falcons at BGSU
St. Henry's Rindler will compete at collegiate level
Timmerman and Snyder receive all-state honors