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Thursday, July 30th, 2009
Health Dept. investigating cause
By Shelley Grieshop
Less than a month after nearly 100 guests fell ill after a wedding reception, another local get-together has resulted in dozens of sick people.
The Mercer County-Celina City Health Department is investigating what caused more than 40 people to become ill after attending the Mercer County Democratic summer picnic on July 23 at Coldwater Memorial Park. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
It's been a regular habit in the month of August for Todd Boeckman for nearly half his life.
Boeckman, be it at St. Henry or at Ohio State, would be heading out to the field to get ready for the upcoming football season around this time.
Now, he is getting ready for another training camp. [More]
Obituaries on July 30th, 2009
Michael K. Bane, 48, formerly of Celina, died July 27, 2009, in Las Vegas. Death was due to natural causes. [More]
Robert V. Martin, 87, of 904 S. Wayne Street, St.Marys, died July 28, 2009, at the Golden Living Center-Valley Nursing Home, St.Marys. [More]
Marvin Oen, 97, of St.Marys, died at 12:24 a.m. today, July 30, 2009, at the Go [More]
Local pictures on July 30th, 2009
Subscriber only stories on July 30th, 2009
Public gathers for debate on pay to play
Record $3.7 million will go for road, bridge construction in Mercer County
No dog days loom for this summer
Celina Eastview Park restroom construction could start in fall
Suspect's attorney could be replaced
Stormwater fee revenue lower than projected
Grand Lake group to perform
Summer links series wraps up play