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Tuesday, September 13th, 2011
By Margie Wuebker
Brad Nerderman smiles at the display of American flags erected in front of the Mercer County Detention Facility in his honor.
The 25-year-old St. Henry man, who joined the department as a corrections officer three months ago, leaves Friday for a month-long training stint in Mississippi before being deployed to Afghanistan. [More]
Money to pay for lights, walkways, benches, trash cans, other improvements
By Betty Lawrence
COLDWATER - Downtown Coldwater will be getting a more than $300,000 makeover thanks to federal funds.
Council on Monday learned the village received a $316,800 federal transportation enhancement grant issued through the Ohio Department of Transportation. The grant requires a 20 percent match of $70,000, which will come from the village's general fund, village manager-engineer Eric Thomas said. [More]
Dairy, poultry farm are doing things right, agriculture organizations say
By Nancy Allen
Perhaps no farmers receive more scrutiny about how they manage their manure than those in the Grand Lake Watershed.
Two such farmers in Auglaize County were honored recently for their conservation practices.
Brownhaven Dairy received this year's Dairy Environmental Stewardship Award, and the Dahlinghaus Farm received the Poultry Environmental Stewardship Award. Both farms are in New Bremen. [More]
Obituaries on September 13th, 2011
Lfrieda Toth, 94, Celina, died Sept. 10, 2011, at her residence.
She was born [More]
Kenneth O. "Kenny" Schmersal, 68, Celina, died at 6:50 p.m. Sept. 10, 2011, at Ohio State Medical Center, Columbus. [More]
Former Celina resident Carmen Doris Myers Wallick, 93, Pinehurst, N.C. died Aug. 5, 2011, in North Carolina. [More]
Gertrude "Trudy" Schwieterman Kuenning, 74, died July 10, 2011, in Concord, N.H., following a lengthy illness. [More]
Local pictures on September 13th, 2011
Subscriber only stories on September 13th, 2011
Celina council OKs purchasing cruiser
Local fundraising to start for wetlands project
Resident says council doesn't serve public
Council members learn details of state funding cut
Smaller families blamed for decrease in student enrollment
St. Marys annexes 32 acres
Celina has firm grip on first place
Bulldogs dominate Redskins
Eldora Speedway to be part of upcoming movie
Parkway prevails in four
Local farmers can participate in On Farm Network