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Friday, September 18th, 2009
Program teaches how to cope before child is hurt or worse
By Margie Wuebker
COLDWATER - The baby wails continuously despite valiant efforts to comfort him. The parent, tired from a long day at work and frustrated by all the crying, picks up the baby intent on making one more attempt to stop the crying.
This is the time to place the baby in a safe place like a crib and walk away briefly to regain composure or to call someone for help, says Jennie Horner, coordinator of the Community Support Network for the Brain Injury Association of Ohio. [More]
By Ryan Hines
ST. MARYS - A tie for first place in the Western Buckeye League was on the line when the Celina volleyball team visited St. Marys for the annual Battle of Grand Lake on Thursday.
Celina dominated the first two games with wins of 25-14 and 25-10 before edging St. Marys in the third game, 26-24, to complete the three-game sweep. [More]
Obituaries on September 18th, 2009
Ronald L. Fortkamp, 60, 2866 Philothea Road, Fort Recovery, died Sept. 16, 2009, in a tractor/mowing accident in Jay County, Ind. [More]
Lori Ann Howell, 48, 13710 Raleigh Lane, Fort Myers, Fla., and formerly of St. [More]
Stella Piekenbrock, 95, formerly of Homan Road, Maria Stein, died Sept. 18, 200 [More]
Eugene V. Reichard, 81, 322 Sprague St., Willshire, died at 10:35 a.m. Sept. 17, 2009, at Adams Memorial Hospital Emergency Room, Decatur, Ind. [More]
Maurice L. Schroer, 88, 312 Briarwood Drive, Coldwater, died Sept. 16, 2009, at his residence. [More]
Rex A. Worley, 81, 401 Myers Road, Celina, died at 8:45 p.m. Sept. 15, 2009, at The Gardens of Celina. [More]
Local pictures on September 18th, 2009
Subscriber only stories on September 18th, 2009
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