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Monday, February 27th, 2012
Mendon father, daughter threatened at gunpoint
By Margie Wuebker
An early Saturday morning home invasion in the Mendon area bears striking similarities to an unsolved double murder that occurred Nov. 30 in the Fort Recovery area, according to the Mercer County Sheriff's Office.
William Fair, 79, and his 47-year-old daughter Kathy Fair, both of 12617 Dutton Road, received minor injuries - cuts and scrapes to their arms and hands - while defending themselves from a trio of intruders attempting to bind them with duct tape. [More]
Division IV Sectional at Coldwater
By Randy Bruns
COLDWATER - For many years, the local Division IV girls' sectional basketball tournament was known as a graveyard for seeded teams, but the past three years had been relatively safe for the top seeds.
Not any longer.
A couple of big upsets took place on Saturday night as a pair of underdogs exacted revenge on their conference-mates that had beaten them during the regular season. [More]
Obituaries on February 27th, 2012
Charles "Chuck" Engle, 72, Celina, died 7:30 p.m. Feb. 24, 2012, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. [More]
Robert W. Springer, 95, Wapakoneta, died at 10:05 a.m. Feb. 25, 2012, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. [More]
Kathryn "Kitty" Luecke, 92, St. Marys, died Feb. 26, 2012, at Otterbein Senior [More]
Larry Berron, 63, Celina, died Feb. 26, 2012.
Arrangements are pending at Cis [More]
John W. Braun, 80, Celina, died at 8:28 a.m. Feb. 26, 2012, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. [More]
Rev. Larry Heiman, C.PP.S., 93, died Feb. 26, 2012, in the infirmary at St. Charles Center, Carthagena, where he made his home. [More]
Ethan William "Cowboy" Enyart, 22, VanWert, died at 1:39 p.m. Feb. 25, 2012, at Riverside Hospital, Columbus. [More]
Local pictures on February 27th, 2012
Subscriber only stories on February 27th, 2012
Bruns drops out of county election
Coldwater school locked down for brief time
Pro-life candidate challenges Boehner
Sixth straight sectional title for Celina
Kanney carries Cavs to win over Mustangs
Local wrestlers get shut out of state tournament