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Thursday, July 21st, 2011
By William Kincaid
Public employee pensions paid in part by the city of Celina, Mercer County and local schools account for hundreds of thousands of dollars in annual expenditures, according to local officials.
"It's a significant amount of money, but we don't have a choice," Celina auditor Emily Stewart said. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
It's not exactly "Field of Dreams", where the phrase "If you build it, they will come" became a part of the lexicon.
But once the FieldTurf infield was placed on what became Montgomery Field in Celina's Eastview Park, the ACME Basebal Congress has come with competition. [More]
Obituaries on July 21st, 2011
John J. Hinders, 86, Celina, died at 1:52 p.m. July 19, 2011, at Good Samaritan Hospital, Dayton. [More]
James D. "Jim" Davis, 76, died July 19, 2011, at his residence at Grand Lake, Celina. [More]
Thomas Hugh Ainsworth, 76, Ohio City, died at 6:52 p.m. July 19, 2011, shortly after arrival at Van Wert County Hospital. [More]
Robert H. Hegemier, 88, St. Marys, died at 2:15 a.m. at St. Marys Living Center [More]
Tim Siemer, 45, St. Marys, died July 20, 2011, at James Cancer Center of The Oh [More]
Former Celina resident Antionette K. Schoch, 89, St. Louis, Mo., died July 19, 2011, at Missouri Baptist Medical Center, St. Louis. [More]
G.M. Alspaugh, 85, Celina, died July 19, 2011, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. [More]
Local pictures on July 21st, 2011
Subscriber only stories on July 21st, 2011
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