* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 8 inches expected. Winds gusting as high as 45 mph. * WHERE...Mercer, Auglaize and Hardin Counties. * WHEN...Until 4 AM EST Sunday. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel could be very difficult
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Thursday, May 3rd, 2012
Company covers same section as last year with only slightly more alum
By Nancy Allen
GRAND LAKE - The $5 million alum treatment on Grand Lake that ended Monday wasn't a whole lake treatment as state officials had touted.
Bethany McCorkle, ODNR spokeswoman, said just the 4,936-acre center of the lake got alum, the same area as last year. [More]
By Amy Kronenberger
CELINA - Celina City Schools Superintendent Matt Miller has accepted a new job as superintendent at Mentor Public Schools near Cleveland.
"Late Monday night they extended an offer to me over the phone, and I have accepted pending a background check, verification search and a drug screen," Miller wrote in a letter to his staff Wednesday. [More]
Star of Life
By Margie Wuebker
NEW BREMEN - The Grand Lake area will be well represented at the 14th annual Star of Life award ceremonies May 16 in Columbus.
The New Bremen Emergency Squad will be honored as top volunteer agency in the state with the Celina unit of Mercer County Emergency Medical Services tabbed for recognition in Region III. [More]
Obituaries on May 3rd, 2012
Janis L. Teske, 64, of Celina, died May 1, 2012, at Kindred Health Center, Dayton. [More]
David J. "SPC" Meiring, 57, 69 N. Main St., Minster, died at 6:15 a.m. Wednesday, May 2, 2012, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital. [More]
Local pictures on May 3rd, 2012
Subscriber only stories on May 3rd, 2012
Organic, homegrown food on menu
Residents sickened by ducklings, chicks
Attorney tells tales of the War of 1812
Overturned semitrailer dumps chickens on road
Health officials pass cases to prosecutor
Community theater groups going strong after five decades
St. Marys Theater/Grand Opera House first with formal stage
Rutschilling shuts down Cavaliers
Outlaws come calling to Eldora
Wildcats defeat Rangers via run-rule