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Friday, August 24th, 2012
Donut-gobbling 5K race planned in October in Celina
By Shelley Grieshop
CELINA - Avid runners normally watch their diet and don't stop for anything during a race.
But that strategy will be thrown out the window in October when a unique 5K competition gets under way along the shores of Grand Lake. The Donut Dash - set for Oct. 13 - encourages participants to stop twice along the 3.1-mile course and eat donuts to shave minutes off their finish time. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
CELINA - After a tough loss on Monday night in the season lidlifter, Celina was looking to rebound quickly on Thursday by hosting Coldwater, Mercer County's other girls' soccer team, in their annual matchup.
Celina scored four goals in the first half and then cruised to a 9-0 win over the Cavaliers at Celina Soccer Stadium as the Bulldogs even their record at 1-1 on the season. [More]
Obituaries on August 24th, 2012
Virginia R. Hegemier, 83, New Knoxville, died at 8:05 a.m. Aug. 23, 2012, at Otterbein Senior Lifestyle Choices in St. Marys. [More]
Robert E. "Red" Katterhenry, 87, Wapakoneta, died at 11:26 p.m. Aug. 22, 2012, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. [More]
Louis F. Wagner, 79, Piqua, died at 7 p.m. Aug. 22, 2012, at the Koester Pavilion in Troy. [More]
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