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Tuesday, June 12th, 2012
Proposed ordinance would require contractors working in the city to pay
By William Kincaid
CELINA - Several city council members have problems with a proposed ordinance that would require contractors working within the city to register and pay a $10 fee.
Concerns about infringing on an owner's right to hire whomever he or she wants and unintentionally discouraging volunteer organizations from pursuing community improvements were expressed on Monday night at a committee meeting held before the regular council meeting. [More]
Auglaize County
By Margie Wuebker
Former Auglaize County Sheriff Larry Longsworth lost his battle with cancer Monday afternoon at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. He was 62.
A soft-spoken man with a laid-back demeanor, Longsworth spent more than three decades in law enforcement. He first served as a member of the sheriff's auxiliary because at the age of 20, he was too young to serve as a deputy. [More]
Obituaries on June 12th, 2012
Beverly J. Ahrens, 78, Celina, died June 11, 2012, at Celina Manor Nursing Home [More]
Joan Grant Riley, 92, of Willshire, died at 8:10 a.m. June 11, 2012, at Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford. [More]
Former Auglaize County Sheriff Larry R. Longsworth, 62, of Wapakoneta, died at [More]
Local pictures on June 12th, 2012
Subscriber only stories on June 12th, 2012
Eastview pond closed
4-H camp full of fun
Administrative assistant sees increase in job duties and pay
More pool talk, few decisions
Council OK with Algaeventure extracting algae from water treatment process
Renovation work to begin on parking lots
Stray cats creating a problem for residents
Trio of swimmers do well in Oxford
Tour to tout positive actions in lake watershed