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Friday, March 23rd, 2012
Good schools, work, safety of the area attract Marshall Islands residents to Mercer County
By William Kincaid
CELINA - Many Marshall Islands natives have found a new home here due to the attractive amenities of good schools, employment opportunities, safe atmosphere and relatively low costs of living.
"And they're not just here in Celina," Sandy Kaup, an English tutor at Celina City Schools, said. "There are a lot of families in Coldwater now, too, that have just come this year."
Word of the area is spreading in the Marshall Islands and more families are on their way here. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
CELINA - After nearly a year of preparation, Rob Howell will get to do some college coaching for real beginning on Sunday.
The Wright State University-Lake Campus baseball team will make its program debut on Sunday with a doubleheader against Ashland University's club team at Montgomery Field with first pitch slated for 1:30 p.m. [More]
Obituaries on March 23rd, 2012
Maurice Rentz, 94, Chickasaw, died March 22, 2012, at his home.
He was born Feb. 14, 1918, in Chickasaw, to August and Anna Rose Rentz. [More]
Cyril G. Everman, 85, Maria Stein, died March 22, 2012.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. John Catholic Church, Maria Stein. [More]
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Subscriber only stories on March 23rd, 2012
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