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Monday, December 5th, 2011
Marion teacher facing misdemeanor charge
By Margie Wuebker
MARIA STEIN - A third-grade teacher at Marion Local Elementary School was found dead Saturday morning, a day after being charged with one count of sexual imposition.
Paul Mizer, 56, 2130 St. Johns Road, was found dead about 10:30 a.m. in the pond at the Maria Stein Spiritual Center, the victim of an apparent suicide. [More]
Marion Local's quick start buries Buckeye Central
By Gary R. Rasberry
CANTON - It didn't take long for Marion Local to prove it was the best team on the field during Saturday's Division VI state championship football game.
The Flyers roared out to a tremendous start and won the program's fifth state football title with a 61-21 win over New Washington Buckeye Central at Canton's Fawcett Stadium. [More]
By Randy Bruns
CANTON - Marion Local's football coach Tim Goodwin said it best a week before Saturday's Division VI state championship when he was asked about what it meant to get back to the state finals for the first time since 2007.
"It has been a while and a [More]
Obituaries on December 5th, 2011
Lyndel "Lynn" L. Belcher, 46, of Celina, died Dec. 2, 2011, at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton of injuries sustained in an Auglaize County traffic accident. [More]
Robert J. "Bob" Grieshop, 77, of Coldwater, died at 2:42 p.m. Dec. 3, 2011, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. [More]
Cynthea A. Hough, 96, of Portland, Ind., died Dec. 2, 2011, at Persimmon Ridge, Portland. [More]
Paul Mizer, 56, of Maria Stein, died Dec. 3, 2011, in Maria Stein.
He was bor [More]
Billy Duane Murphy, 69, of Greenville, and formerly of Portland, Ind., died at 3:39 a.m. Dec. 4, 2011, at Hospice of Dayton. [More]
John Milton Buterbaugh, 84, Celina, died at 3:25 p.m. Dec. 4, 2011, at The Laur [More]
Local pictures on December 5th, 2011
Subscriber only stories on December 5th, 2011
City lawyer may move to county office
Director sought to oversee projects
Sheriff: No murder suspects
Board member not seeking new term
Man dies from injuries suffered in accident
Bertke emerges as a star for Flyers
Bulldogs dominate middle two quarters
Lima Senior's White scorches Celina