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Tuesday, May 18th, 2010
Unique Eastern artwork coming to spiritual center
By Shelley Grieshop
MARIA STEIN - A partnership between the local spiritual center and the University of Dayton is bringing historical art to the Grand Lake area.
Twenty-five pieces of religious art known as sacred icons will be on display at the center in Maria Stein for three weeks beginning Sunday. This is the first time the Maria Stein facility/retreat house has joined forces with the Catholic-based university, which has approximately 50 such icons in its collection. [More]
Three area schools in engineering-based learning curriculum
By Shelley Grieshop
ST. HENRY - One of St. Henry school district's most notable programs is in jeopardy without the promise of future funding.
The school - along with Fort Recovery and New Bremen schools - has successfully participated in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) program since receiving initial grant funding in 2008. However, as state funds continue to dry up, Superintendent Rod Moorman has become increasingly worried. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
MARIA STEIN - Mark Delaney is a veteran of basketball coaching despite being a young man at the age of 28.
Delaney, who has served as an assistant on the collegiate level as well as at the high school level, got the chance to meet his team for the first time since being named the new Marion Local boys basketball coach last week. [More]
Obituaries on May 18th, 2010
Martha S. Adams, 64, Celina, died at 12:25 p.m. May 15, 2010, at Parkview Hospital in Fort Wayne, Ind. [More]
Paul Andrew Wilcox, 28, Coldwater, died at 5:47 a.m. May 16, 2010, at St. Rita's Medical Center in Lima. [More]
Charles Leo Farber, 69, Celina, died at 2:50 a.m. May 12, 2010, at the St. Rita's Medical Center in Lima. [More]
Carolyn Felver, 70, Rockford, died May 15, 2010.
Services are pending at Cisc [More]
Lowa E. "Blondie" Sawmiller, 91, Spencerville, died at 12:30 a.m. May 17, 2010, at Roselawn Manor Nursing Home in Spencerville. [More]
Lois Jean Baker, 56, Coldwater, died at 12:47 p.m. May 16, 2010, at her home. [More]
Local pictures on May 18th, 2010
Subscriber only stories on May 18th, 2010
Main Street redo estimated at $4M
Vote on job elimination postponed
Minster reviews ways to cut costs
Auglaize elections board reviews provisional ballots
BOE gives OK for security camera system
Seniors receive diplomas at graduation ceremonies
Spanish students to log on Web for lesson
Local men remain critical following accidents
Moeder, Rutschilling will bowl at collegiate level