A 21-year-old Lewisville man reportedly had cocaine and heroin in his system when he caused an Oct. 3 traffic accident that critically injured a member of the Mercer County Emergency Response Volunteers.
Kameron J. McCarty was indicted last week by a Mercer County grand jury on a single count of vehicular assault, a fourth-degree felony. The charge alleges he recklessly operated a 2007 Saturn that resulted in injuries to 56-year-old Marvin Collins of Fort Recovery. [More]
The Mercer County Sheriff's Office has upgraded its website, www.mercercountysheriff.org.
The revised format was unveiled this week with the work being done in-house by technology coordinator Kory Hoffhines.
The new home page contains a link to NIXLE, which allows residents to sign up for notification of amber alerts, weather alerts and road closures through e-mail or mobile phone. Other new links will take the user to law enforcement or government agencies throughout the county and state. [More]
CELINA - A very stingy defense and a well-placed boot by Kelly Heitkamp helped the St. Marys Roughriders advance to Saturday's Division II district final.
Heitkamp scored a goal off a 35-yard boot with 35 1/2 minutes left to play in the match and St. Marys' defense kept Celina from getting the equalizer for a 1-0 win over the Bulldogs at Celina Soccer Stadium on Wednesday night. [More]