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Friday, October 7th, 2011
Shelby County Sheriff agrees to temporary suspension until case is decided
By Shelley Grieshop
SIDNEY - A former sheriff will temporarily take the reins in Shelby County while the current one battles felony charges in two counties.
Sheriff Dean Kimpel, 57, consented to a temporary suspension Thursday - at the request of the Ohio Supreme Court - in lieu of a criminal case pending in Auglaize County court accusing him of sexually assaulting a former female deputy. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
COLDWATER - Need a barometer to see how next week's Midwest Athletic Conference cross country meet could pan out? The Lions Invitational provided it.
If Thursday was an indicator, hold on to your hats next week!
With all 10 MAC schools in action, along with top teams from the surrounding area as well, Coldwater swept the high school boys' and girls' team titles to land themselves as the favorite for next week's conference meet back at their home course. [More]
By Mark Ruschau
ST. MARYS - The St. Marys Roughriders completed a huge week of volleyball as they posted two must-wins to stay alive in the Western Buckeye League race.
On Thursday night, St. Marys defeated the Ottawa-Glandorf Titans 25-22, 25-18 and 25-15 on senior night at Murotech Court, just a couple of days after the Roughriders knocked off rival Wapakoneta in four games. [More]
Obituaries on October 7th, 2011
LaVida B. "Rusty" Grimm, 90, Celina, died Oct. 6, 2011, at the Gardens of Celina. [More]
Former Maria Stein resident Viola M. Kinninger VanSkiver, 88, died at 2:55 a.m. [More]
Janice E. Hart, 64, Fort Recovery, died Oct. 7, 2011, at Community Hospital, Co [More]
Local pictures on October 7th, 2011
Subscriber only stories on October 7th, 2011
Celina board looks at new school options
Residents still paying on previous school construction projects
Emergency personnel scramble to crash
Unused landfill owners still not compliant
Health staff to get emergency training
Lawsuit would hurt lake cooperation
Four downtown projects get approval
Lighthouse beams over private pond at St. Charles Center
Bulldogs slide into first place
Eldora closes 2011 season this weekend
St. Henry drops a game but beats rival in four
Celina advances five to districts