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Wednesday, May 4th, 2011
By William Kincaid
CELINA - The city will have a new leader next year as incumbent mayor Sharon LaRue lost the Republican primary Tuesday night.
Winning the primary and facing off in November will be Republican Jeff Hazel and Democrat Craig Klopfleisch. Also, this week, Ron Hammons filed as an independent, but his petition has not been validated. [More]
By William Kincaid
CELINA - Election night went smoothly in Mercer County compared to the 2010 elections.
Final unofficial results for all 38 precincts were made available to the public about 10 p.m. Tuesday at the Mercer County Courthouse. No problems were reported at any of the precincts. [More]
Obituaries on May 4th, 2011
Marjorie L. Tidwell, 68, New Bremen, died at 11:50 a.m. May 3, 2011, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital. [More]
Nicholis A. Howe, 64, Coldwater, died at 11:15 p.m. May 2, 2011, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. [More]
M. Ruth Ritter, 98, New Bremen, died at 12:49 p.m. May 2, 2011, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. [More]
Lela Waggoner, 95, Celina, died May 3, 2011, at The Miller House, Celina.
She [More]
Ivo C. Brackman, 84, Fort Recovery, died May 3, 2011, at his residence.
Arran [More]
John Frederick Hasis, 82, Mendon, died at 6:50 a.m. May 1, 2011, at The Laurels of Shane Hill. [More]
Local pictures on May 4th, 2011
Subscriber only stories on May 4th, 2011
Voters OK Celina schools renewal
Minster tax levy passes by narrow margin
St. Marys schools $1.95million levy fails overwhelmingly
Weather conditions postpone progress
Voters see need for DD programs
Moore ready to serve as city law director
St. Henry school improvement levy passes
Bubp beats Wesner for St. Marys council seat
Improvement project slated for Sharpsburg Road
Store sells new bicycles
Elida's Martz outduels Celina's ace
Kerr hits pair of homers in one inning