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Thursday, March 4th, 2010
Thieman leaves coordinator position after 30 years
By Shelley Grieshop
ST. HENRY - A 10-second decision by Linda Thieman of St. Henry turned into a 30-year commitment to area youths.
It was 1979, and the St. Henry Local Schools bus driver was spending a relaxing moment reading a book between routes when she was asked to teach the Catholic faith to kindergarten students. [More]
Mercer County
By Shelley Grieshop
About half the local children who've received their first dose of H1N1 vaccine are at risk for the illness because they failed to receive their second round.
Joyce Jansen, director of nursing and infectious disease control at the Mercer County-Celina City Health Department, said children younger than 10 need two doses to fully protect them from the virus. The vaccine is most effective if the doses are given approximately one month apart. [More]
St. Marys Rotary
By Janie Southard
ST. MARYS - He was born into car racing and left the sport for several years. He's back now, and sprinting with the best of them.
Dayton native Ron Gorby, a local businessman for many years, told St. Marys Rotarians both his parents raced at Dayton Speedway and he was nearly born at the track in 1957. [More]
Obituaries on March 4th, 2010
Valeria Beacom, 97, of Celina, died March 4, 2010, at Celina Manor Nursing Hom [More]
Janice M. Berger, 69, of state Route 705, Osgood, died March 3, 2010, at her re [More]
Charles E. Gilliland Jr. 75, of New Weston, died March 2, 2010, at his residence. [More]
Laura Marie Gilmore, 92, of Celina, died at 8:10 p.m. March 3, 2010, at Celina [More]
Norma Gutmann, 88, 11322 VanBuren St. in Fryburg, died at 2:37 a.m. March 3, 2010, at Auglaize Acres Nursing Home in Wapakoneta. [More]
Jacque LeCompte, 86, 6051 Nagy Rd., Celina, died at 8:20 a.m. March 3, 2010, at his home. [More]
Local pictures on March 4th, 2010
Subscriber only stories on March 4th, 2010
Lamm keeps elections post
Celina man files as write-in candidate for county auditor
Minster school treasurer estimates deficit looming for end of fiscal year
Teacher, school board settle lawsuit
Officials seek land for industrial development
Animal ordinance considered
Officials OK road projects
Commissioners award Zuma sewer contract
Local contingent hoping for strong day on the lanes
Flyers and Rangers advance to Friday
Minster's 1993 upset of Marion in tourney