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Friday, September 2nd, 2011
By Amy Kronenberger
A four-year smoking ban at businesses and workplaces has had a positive impact on the health of Ohioans, according to studies by the Ohio Department of Health.
Additionally, the studies showed no significant changes in the businesses economically or in the behavior of people patronizing the businesses. [More]
By Margie Wuebker
EGYPT - Fifty-five weathered grave markers stand in straight rows at St. Joseph Cemetery in memory of Precious Blood sisters and brothers who served the area more than a century ago.
The passage of time and weather have not been kind to the cathedral-style monuments fashioned of Vermont marble. Names have eroded along with dates and the letters R.I.P. (rest in peace), but etched crosses at the top remain visible. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
CELINA - With both Celina and Ottawa-Glandorf playing a solid defensive game, it took an exceptional play to result in the lone goal of the match.
Eric Brickman's redirect of Nate Brickner's crossing pass allowed the Titans to remain undefeated on the season after a 1-0 win over the Bulldogs. O-G is now 3-0 on the season while Celina drops to 1-2. [More]
Obituaries on September 2nd, 2011
Edward Meyer, 94, North Star, died Sept. 1, 2011, at Briarwood Village.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Louis Catholic Church, North Star. [More]
Lee R. Deerhake, 76, New Knoxville, died Aug. 29, 2011, at Stein Hospice Center, Sandusky. [More]
Local pictures on September 2nd, 2011
Subscriber only stories on September 2nd, 2011
County's businesses adding workers, expanding facilities
Local need increases despite better unemployment figures
Area dams have small problems, no serious threat
Museum extends historical display
Spousal coverage may be excluded
'Walk the Talk' volunteers help needy
Motion to suppress statements withdrawn
St. Paul Lutheran Church to celebrate 150 years
Celina's WBL streak is over
NetDogs sweep Redskins for 3-0 start in WBL action
Baltes Classic to feature three-wide start