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Friday, October 5th, 2012
By William Kincaid
Mercer County Democrats have recommended that Celina City Councilman Bill Sell fill the board of election seat recently vacated by Mark Uhlenhake.
At a party meeting this week, members of the combined central and executive committee voted for Sell to fill one of their two seats on the board, secretary Betty Cook told the newspaper. Former Mercer County Auditor Mark Giesige of Celina holds the other seat. [More]
By Ryan Hines
ST. HENRY - The high school volleyball postseason doesn't begin for another 11 days, but Redskin Gymnasium had a tournament atmosphere on Thursday night when rivals Coldwater and St. Henry faced off in a Midwest Athletic Conference matchup.
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Obituaries on October 5th, 2012
Clara Adams, 98, Celina, died Oct. 4, 2012, at her residence.
W.H. Dick & Son [More]
Brenda K. Fischer, 59, St. Marys, died Oct. 1, 2012, at her residence.
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Mary Agnes Glass, 92, formerly of Wapakoneta, died Sept. 24, 2012, in Clearwater, Fla. [More]
Lester A. Heyne, 84, Coldwater, died Sept. 30, 2012, at the Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford. [More]
Margaret Jean "Peg" Hodge, 77, Rockford, died at 12:57 p.m. Oct. 2, 2012, at her home. [More]
Evelyn B. Shellabarger, 86, Celina, died at 11:08 p.m. Oct. 3, 2012, at the Gardens of Celina. [More]
Gertrude E. Ripploh, 90, Minster, died at 8:10 p.m. Oct. 3, 2012, at Heritage Manor Nursing Home, Minster. [More]
Local pictures on October 5th, 2012
Subscriber only stories on October 5th, 2012
More cover crop planting reported across county
Celina man charged with raping 16-year-old
Area man charged for stealing laptop computers
Commissioners OK sheriff's new software
Commissioners set rules for sewer district
Gypsy pastor visits couple who helped his community
Coldwater's girls edge Minster
Flyers earn three-game sweep over Wildcats
Golfers shutout of state berths