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Saturday, October 8th, 2011
Officials call skate park a positive; believe kids will be responsible
By William Kincaid
CELINA - Only minor incidents have occurred at skateboard parks in nearby communities, where officials call the facilities positive additions.
Celina city officials are preparing to create their own skate park and believe local skaters will use the area responsibly. [More]
Flyers and Cavaliers tied for top spot in MAC
By Gary R. Rasberry
COLDWATER - Just when Coldwater needed a spark on offense, Austin Bruns stepped up.
Struggling most of the night against the Delphos St. John's defense, the Cavaliers' junior quarterback engineered a nine-play drive and threw a touchdown pass to Caleb Siefring with 1:13 left in the game to lead Coldwater to a 17-14 win over the Blue Jays in a battle of Midwest Athletic Conference unbeatens in a Great American Rivalry Series game. [More]
By Bruce Monnin
ST. HENRY - The St. Henry Redskins and the Minster Wildcats played a tight Midwest Athletic Conference contest for most of the first half on Friday night.
However, Minster broke the game open with two touchdowns in the final three minutes of the first half and never looked back en route to a 34-7 road victory. It was the Minster win at St. Henry since 1994, when the Wildcats earned a 21-19 victory over the then top-ranked Redskins. [More]
Obituaries on October 8th, 2011
Guy V. Glass, 90, Celina, died at 8:34 a.m. Oct. 7, 2011, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. [More]
Janice E. Hart, 64, Fort Recovery, died Oct. 7, 2011, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. [More]
M. Marjorie Martin, 86, of St. Marys, died Oct. 7, 2011, at Celina Manor Nursin [More]
Tony F. Golden, 65, formerly of Celina, died at 9:20 a.m. Oct. 7, 2011, at his [More]
Burkettsville native Philomena A. Mueller, 104, Enterprise, Ala., died Oct. 7, 2011, in Enterprise. [More]
Carl Dennis Ransbottom, 73, Celina, died at 3:27 p.m. Sept. 29, 2011, at The Gardens in Celina. [More]
Mary M. Romer, 96, Coldwater, died at 4 a.m. Oct. 6, 2011, at Briarwood Village, Coldwater. [More]
Local pictures on October 8th, 2011
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