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Tuesday, October 9th, 2012
Volunteer coast guard looking for new memberts
By William Kincaid
GRAND LAKE - Whether pulling distressed boats to shore, securing safety perimeters or inspecting vessels, a local crew of civilian volunteers is making the waters of Grand Lake safer to roam.
"And the value of that is we take the pressure off the watercraft officers, the ODNR and (law enforcement) ... so that they can do their jobs," Larry Baker, commander of The Grand Lake St. Marys flotilla of the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, said. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
CELINA - Any concerns Calvin Freeman might have had that his team would come out flat on Monday against Kenton quickly dissipated.
The Bulldogs scored nine goals in 21 minutes and clinched the Western Buckeye League girls soccer title with an 11-0 win over the Wildcats in a rescheduled match at the Soccer Stadium. [More]
Obituaries on October 9th, 2012
Leah M. Wendel, 83, formerly of Chattanooga, died at 1:07 p.m. Oct. 6, 2012, at The Chalet Village, Berne, Ind. [More]
Judith F. Steinbrunner, 66, Fort Recovery, died at 5:30 a.m. Oct. 8, 2012, at Briarwood Village, Coldwater. [More]
Robert J. Carson, 71, St. Marys, died at 9:13 p.m. Oct. 7, 2012, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. [More]
Edna M. Hullinger, 83, St. Marys, died at 7:55 a.m. Oct. 8, 2012, at her home. [More]
Local pictures on October 9th, 2012
Subscriber only stories on October 9th, 2012
Council may change rules on downtown fences
Officials eye new building for fire, police
St. Marys hires new city director
Third-graders must score high or get left behind
Not guilty plea entered to indecency
New sports center nearing approval
Another officer sought for public safety
#1 Marion Local knocks off Anna
Coldwater's Koesters excited to play at state