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Tuesday, October 27th, 2009
By Janie Southard
ST. MARYS - Local animal advocates voiced concerns about a recent incident of live trapping of cats during a lively session of Monday's city council meeting.
In response, council considered and passed the first reading of a proposed amendment to city ordinances concerning control of cats. [More]
Lake Campus ag class
By Nancy Allen
Students in a new agriculture development class at Wright State-University Lake Campus are getting hands-on experience at a local dairy farm ... reeaally hands on experience.
"They got to palpate cows the other night," said class instructor Katie Thobe, who is teaching the class. [More]
By Bruce Monnin
Just one week remains in the high school football regular season, and several teams either earned or lost their chance at a playoff berth last weekend.
Ottawa-Glandorf clinched a spot in the postseason with its win over Van Wert, as did Kenton when it defeated Wapakoneta. Losses by St. Marys, Defiance and Van Wert effectively ended their playoff hopes. Lima Shawnee is the only other WBL with realistic playoff hopes, but the Indians will have to defeat Van Wert and receive some help. [More]
Obituaries on October 27th, 2009
Dr. Michael Brinkman, 64, of Dunn, N.C., formerly of Celina, died Oct. 22, 2009, at his home. Death was due to natural causes. [More]
Timothy "Tim" Donovan, 34, 2845 Frontier Court, Radcliff, Ky., died Oct. 22, 20 [More]
Kathryn R. Lautzenheiser, 94, 7109 state Route 118, Celina, died at 1:21 a.m. Oct. 26, 2009, at the Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford. [More]
Robert Edward Orr, 81, of Winchester, Ind., died Oct. 23, 2009, at Reid Hospital, Richmond, Ind. [More]
Local pictures on October 27th, 2009
Subscriber only stories on October 27th, 2009
Water rates will go up on Jan. 1
Four want three school board spots
Five vying for four council seats
Celina man indicted on seven counts
Three run for trustees seats
Wage ordinance given first reading
Pair indicted on break-in charges
Speed limit set to 45 mph on section of state Route 197
Puthoff's athletic ability was obvious at young age
Klosterman earns top honor in the WBL
Versailles' Campbell named best in the MAC