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Saturday, October 31st, 2009
By Shelley Grieshop
The Auglaize County Sheriff's Office is now participating in a service that allows the agency to distribute important information to the public via the Internet, e-mail and cell phones.
"Nixle" delivers important public safety and community event notifications such as severe weather alerts, road closures, Amber Alerts and other critical incidents. Subscribers must choose which message levels they desire - alert, advisory, community and/or traffic - and the mode they wish to receive them. [More]
By Randy Bruns
MARIA STEIN - Fans of the Marion Local Flyers had been waiting for a signature victory all season long, but now the long wait is over and it means more football for the Blue and Gold.
The Flyers ran roughshod over a normally stout Anna Rockets defense on Friday night at Booster Stadium, racking up 364 rushing yards en route to a 28-21 victory. The win punches the Flyers' ticket to the playoffs for the 10th time in coach Tim Goodwin's 11 seasons at the helm. [More]
By Bruce Monnin
MINSTER - St. Henry arrived in Minster barely holding on to its playoff hopes after losing three of the last four games. The fact that those three Redskin losses came against teams which finished the season with a combined record of 27-3 did not impress the OHSAA computers, so it was up to St. Henry to take a win from the Wildcats and hope the computers sent the Redskins to postseason play. [More]
Obituaries on October 31st, 2009
Debra Brown, 55, 118 S. Wentz St., Wapakoneta, died Oct. 30, 2009, at her daugh [More]
Maria Stein native Ernest L. Adams, 88, of Englewood, died Oct. 30, 2009, at Hospice of Dayton. [More]
Frank H "Pat" Feltz, 92, 1937 Cassella-Montezuma Road, Cassella, died at 3:13 p.m. Oct. 30, 2009, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. [More]
Celina native Frederic O. Grimm, 72, of Mount Vernon, died Oct. 30, 2009, at Knox Community Hospital, Mount Vernon. [More]
Edward O. Jones, 76, of Van Wert, died at 7 a.m. Oct. 28, 2009, at Van Wert County Hospital. [More]
Hilda M. Lutz, 82, of Bloomington, Ind., died Oct. 29, 2009, at Bloomington Hospital. [More]
Harold J. Ranly, 80, 110 Caldwell St., Fort Recovery, died at 4:25 p.m. Oct. 30, 2009, at Briarwood Village, Coldwater. [More]
Roger G. Selby, 84, 1602 Meadowview Drive, Celina, died at 9 a.m. Oct. 30, 2009, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. [More]
Local pictures on October 31st, 2009
Subscriber only stories on October 31st, 2009
Celina Board of Education
Celina council president
Franklin Township trustees
Camp Inquire may relocate this summer
Area people can seek fed funds for septic system work
Support County Home renewal levy
Half of the MAC makes playoffs
Ottawa-Glandorf buries Celina early
Cavs win easily in regular-season finale
Blue Jays capture MAC for first time since 2000
Roughriders close out season with three straight losses
Shawnee wins, but falls short of playoffs