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Tuesday, November 24th, 2009
Special meeting scheduled on Saturday to discuss issue
By William Kincaid
The city of Celina is poised to acquire and clean up a run-down property that has upset neighbors for several years.
City council members on Monday night passed first reading of an ordinance that would pay Ron "Butch" Piper as much as $54,369 to demolish and clean up his property at 230 Godfrey Avenue before handing it over to the city. The money would come from the city's contingency fund. [More]
Mercer County
By Shelley Grieshop
Grab the popcorn - a video showcasing the local area could be coming soon to a Web site near you.
Mercer County commissioners recently held a teleconference meeting with CGI Communications to learn about a video program that could introduce prospective businesses, residents and tourists to the county via a Web site. [More]
Obituaries on November 24th, 2009
James F. Pape, 81, De Palma Terrace Senior Living, Placentia, Calif., died Nov. 13, 2009, at his residence. [More]
Junior O. Pugh, 84, formerly of St. Marys, died Nov. 16, 2009, at his residence [More]
Local pictures on November 24th, 2009
Subscriber only stories on November 24th, 2009
Case against former baby sitter continues
School board freezes staff wages to fill deficit
Council OKs connection to wastewater system
Town employees net raises for 2010
Multiple charges filed against Celina man
Coldwater hires part-time patrolman
Homan earns second team honors in Big Ten