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Tuesday, August 17th, 2010
By Shelley Grieshop
CELINA - Sailing down the midway - between funnel cake and corn dog stands - is an unexpected 6-foot-long riverboat on wheels with two colorful captains.
John and Karen Anderson are entertaining young and old at the Mercer County Fair this week with their Travel 'N Riverboat Show. [More]
"Brother Nick's machine" will be demonstrated at Aug. 24 event
By Nancy Allen
A one-of-a-kind cover crop seeder/corn detassler built by a local man will be demonstrated during a cover crop walk Aug. 24 at the Mercer Wildlife Area.
Brother Nick Renner, a grain farmer and member of the Mercer County Soil and Water Conservation District board, bought a 1970 corn detassler in Illinois in January and attached an air seeder to it. [More]
Obituaries on August 17th, 2010
Hazel Longsworth, 79, Celina, died Aug. 16, 2010, at her home.
Funeral arrang [More]
Franklin J. "Frank" Howell, 70, Wapakoneta, died at 8:15 a.m. Aug. 16, 2010, at [More]
Winifred J. Keister, 88, Celina, died at 8:23 p.m. Aug. 15, 2010, at the Gardens in Celina. [More]
Marceil R. Abels, 67, Fort Recovery, died at 8:25 p.m. Aug. 15, 2010, at her home. [More]
Local pictures on August 17th, 2010
Subscriber only stories on August 17th, 2010
Manure digester called wave of the future
Celina board votes to stay on money list
Financial forecast on work session agenda
Electricity cost increase a mystery
Manure pollution being investigated
Drug task force nabs six
Farm Science Review planned Sept. 21-23
Flyers earn road victory in Indiana
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