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Thursday, November 8th, 2012
Teacher faces three sexual battery charges
By Margie Wuebker
A Fort Recovery High School teacher has been put on suicide watch at the Mercer County Detention Center as detectives continue to investigate his alleged sexual activities with a former student.
Christopher Alan Summers, 32, 671 Woodland Ave., St. Henry, appeared in Celina Municipal Court on Wednesday afternoon on three counts of sexual battery, all third-degree felonies. He was arrested and booked into jail Tuesday afternoon. [More]
By Shelley Grieshop
The Mercer County health department is the latest agency to feel the state's push for shared services.
Dale Palmer, administrator for the Mercer County-Celina City Health Department, told board members Wednesday that state legislators want all health departments serving populations under 100,000 to consolidate to save money. [More]
By William Kincaid
CELINA - Several unsafe structures have been knocked down by the city after council members enacted new legislation in the spring to combat blight.
The first unsafe building notice went out in June and since then, seven buildings have been razed by either city employees or property owners. [More]
Obituaries on November 8th, 2012
David R. "Red" Kremer, 64, Versailles, died at 9:20 p.m. Nov. 6, 2012, at his home. [More]
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Subscriber only stories on November 8th, 2012
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