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Monday, January 14th, 2013
By Shelley Grieshop
ST. MARYS - A leak in a private oil field east of the city Friday left an overwhelming odor in the area and kept emergency crews busy all weekend.
No serious illnesses were reported. However, St. Marys Police dispatchers fielded several calls Friday night and Saturday from residents suffering headaches from a noxious smell. [More]
By Amy Kronenberger
ST. MARYS - One local soldier's hard work and dedication to his country has led to a high honor.
St. Marys native Joe Vires received the Bronze Star Medal on Dec. 6 in Afghanistan while finishing his third tour of duty.
The Bronze Star is the fourth highest award for bravery, heroism or meritorious service. The highest medals awarded are the Medal of Honor, the Distinguished Service Cross and the Silver Star. [More]
Wapakoneta-Celina Swimming Invitational
By Gary R. Rasberry
WAPAKONETA - Perennial Western Buckeye League power Shawnee swept the boys and girls swimming team titles at the Wapak-Celina Invitational held on Saturday at the Wapakoneta YMCA.
The Indians scored a combined 556 points, almost 200 more than any other team. [More]
Obituaries on January 14th, 2013
Marie B. Luttmer, 87, Maria Stein, died at 3:25 a.m. Jan. 13, 2013, at Heritage Manor Nursing Center, Minster. [More]
Sharleen S.  Mangen, 73, Celina, died Jan. 11, 2013, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. [More]
Arlington E. "Doc" Sanders, 77, of Ansonia, passed away Jan. 12, 2013, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Dayton. [More]
Local pictures on January 14th, 2013
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