Saturday, January 14th, 2012
By Nancy Allen
GRAND LAKE - The state is reassessing how it manages the water level in Grand Lake following a third flooding lawsuit won by area landowners.
Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) officials said no decision would be made on managing the lake's level while the lawsuits were pending. It now appears they are ready to start talking. [More]
By Tom Montgomery
COLDWATER - Looking every bit like one of the state's elite, the Fort Recovery Indians massacred the host Coldwater Cavaliers 61-34 on Friday night at The Palace.
Three-pointers helped Coldwater keep the score somewhat respectable until they suddenly stopped falling, and the Indians' uprising was complete. [More]
Obituaries on January 14th, 2012
Doris Ann Goettemoeller, 58, Coldwater, died Jan. 13, 2012, at James Cancer Center, Columbus. [More]
Nancy "Jean" Leeper, 81, Rossburg, died Jan. 13, 2012, at Reid Hospital, Richmond, Ind. [More]
Tom "Pa" Sherrill, 60, Crossville, Tenn., died Jan 10, 2012.
He married June Sherrill, who survives. [More]
Former Minster resident Cleona C. Wyen, 90, died at 4:05 p.m. Jan. 12, 2012, at Briarwood Manor, Coldwater, where she had been a patient for two years. [More]
Calvin R. Gagle, 83, Portland, Ind., died Jan. 13, 2012, at his son's home in Fort Recovery. [More]
Danny Lee Boise, 61, Coldwater, died Jan. 13, 2012.
He was born July 16, 1950, in Coldwater to Alfred and Edna Huelskamp Boise. [More]
Local pictures on January 14th, 2012
Subscriber stories on January 14th, 2012
Local hospital officials continue to utilize and expand electronic medical records systems to streamline services for their patients and comply with a federal initiative.
If at first you don't succeed ... re-submit your grant applications.
That's exactly what county officials plan to do after being rejected in October for grants sought to pave and repair the Celina-Coldwater bike path.
Three local residents were injured when a pickup truck and a skid loader collided Jan. 7 in the 800 block of Burkettsville-St. Henry Road near Fort Recovery.
Bulldogs lose fourth straight game and remain winless in league play
CELINA - A dismal first half buried Celina in a 20-point hole and a desperate second-half comeback fell short by a point as Wapakoneta escaped the Fieldhouse on Friday night with a 53-52 victory over the Bulldogs.
NEW KNOXVILLE - The defenses dominated this game and the New Bremen Cardinals cranked up their defensive effort an extra notch and the offense came u
MINSTER - A 15-0 run spanning parts of the second and third quarters allowed Minster to shake off Parkway for a 48-34 win in Midwest Athletic Conference boys' basketball action at Wildcat Gymnasium on Friday night.
Midwest Athletic Conference Roundup
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
Versailles pulled away in the second half to beat Marion Local 61-46 in Midwest Athletic Conference action at Tiger Gymnasium in Darke County on Friday night.
Western Buckeye League Roundup
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
Bath pulled away from St. Marys in the second half to stay a game back of the leaders in the Western Buckeye League following a 63-51 win over St. Marys on Friday.