Flood Advisory issued June 16 at 9:17PM EDT until June 18 at 4:00PM EDT by NWS Wilmington
The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a * Flood Advisory for... Southern Mercer County in west central Ohio... * Until 1215 AM EDT. * At 913 PM EDT, radar indicated thunderstorms with heavy rain had produced up to 2 inches of rain early this evening. * Minor flooding of low-lying and poorly drained streets, highways and underpasses will occur. In addition, farmland near creeks, streams and drainage ditches will experience minor flooding. Some locations that will experience minor flooding include... Celina, Coldwater, St. Henry, Fort Recovery, Wabash, Chickasaw, Burkettsville, Montezuma, Carthagena and Maria Stein.
Flood Advisory issued June 16 at 7:47PM EDT by NWS Wilmington
The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a * Flood Advisory for... Northern Shelby County in west central Ohio... Logan County in west central Ohio... Southern Auglaize County in west central Ohio... * Until 1045 PM EDT. * At 742 PM EDT, radar indicated thunderstorms with heavy rain moving across the advisory area. Radar estimated that up to 1.5 inches had fallen in an hour. Additional rainfall will occur. In addition, spotters report flooding in fields. * Minor flooding of low-lying and poorly drained streets, highways and underpasses will occur. In addition, farmland near creeks, streams and drainage ditches will experience minor flooding. Some locations that will experience minor flooding include... Bellefontaine, St. Marys, New Bremen, Minster, Anna, Fort Loramie, Jackson Center, Russells Point, Botkins, Lakeview, New Knoxville, Belle Center, West Mansfield, Chippewa Park, Northwood, Rushsylvania, Huntsville, Ridgeway, Kettlersville and Fryburg.
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Friday, June 18th, 2010
Gene Brackman
Gene L. Brackman, 71, Butler Township, died June 13, 2010, in Daytona Beach, Fla.
He was born Dec. 25, 1938, in Osgood, to William J. and Emily Holthaus Brackman. He married Barbara Rammel, who survives.
Also surviving is a son, Kirk (Jan) Brackman, Vandalia; a daughter, Angi (Chris) Coning, Tipp City; three sisters, Pauline (Jim) Barga, North Star, Norma (Don) Purcell, Potomac, Md., and Janice (Delbert) Dirksen, Versailles; two brothers, Vernon (Ruth) Brackman, Cassella, and Paul (Val) Brackman, DeBary, Fla.; and six grandchildren.
Deceased is a brother, Donald Brackman.
He was a member of St. Christopher Catholic Church in Vandalia, and the Knights of Columbus, Marian Manor. He was a retired director of information systems with A.O. Smith Corporation.
Funeral Mass is 10 a.m. Monday at the church, the Rev. Francis Keferl officiating. Burial will be at Polk Grove Cemetery in Englewood.
Calling is 4-7p.m. Sunday at Morton & Whetstone Funeral Home in Vandalia.
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Betty L. Topp, 80, New Bremen, died at 2:20 a.m. June 17, 2010, at Otterbein in St. Marys. [More]
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