Flash Flood Watch issued June 17 at 3:46PM EDT until June 18 at 2:00PM EDT by NWS Wilmington
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON... The Flash Flood Watch continues for * Portions of East Central Indiana and Ohio, including the following areas, in East Central Indiana, Fayette IN, Union IN, and Wayne. In Ohio, Auglaize, Champaign, Darke, Delaware, Hardin, Logan, Mercer, Miami, Preble, Shelby, and Union OH. * Through Tuesday afternoon * With the ground already saturated, additional rounds of showers and embedded thunderstorms tonight through Tuesday could result in new instances of flash flooding. Additional rainfall of 1 to 2 inches will be possible in the heaviest and most persistent storm activity. This may result in flash flooding with lighter rainfall amounts than would otherwise be expected.
65° 65° chance Tue 78° Tue 78° 64° 64° Wed 80° Wed 80° chance
Wednesday, July 3rd, 2013
Trevin Sanders Roark charged in Fort Recovery area murders
By Margie Wuebker
Trevin Sanders Roark, a 19-year-old Union City man charged with murder in the November 2011 shootings of Robert and Colleen Grube, pleaded not guilty to 27 charges Tuesday afternoon in Mercer County Common Pleas Court.
Sanders Roark also waived hi [More]
$2.1M in budget to pay for plan to help Grand Lake
By Shelley Grieshop
CELINA - The state's new two-year budget includes $2.1 million for the development of a treatment train at Coldwater Creek.
The funds to create littoral wetlands and improve the lake's water quality are nearly double the $1.1 million allocated by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources for the first treatment train project at Prairie Creek on the south side of the lake. [More]
Mercer County ACME Sectional Tournament
By Gary R. Rasberry
COLDWATER - After two days of rainouts, action finally got underway at the Mercer County ACME sectional tournament on Tuesday at Veterans Field in Coldwater.
Celina, which had already lost twice to Fort Recovery during the regular season, scored three runs in the top of the first and then blew the game open with seven more in the sixth en route to a 12-3 win. The Bulldogs will now take on second-seeded Coldwater tonight at 6 p.m. [More]
Obituaries on July 3rd, 2013
Juanita Gagle, 83, Celina, passed away at 10:25 a.m. July 2, 2013, at her residence. [More]
Michael Carroll, 36, Wapakoneta, died at 2:58 p.m. June 29, 2013, in a motorcycle accident on state Route 198 in Wapakoneta. [More]
Thomas Paul Henry, 55, Versailles, passed away at 3:47 a.m. on July 2, 2013, at his residence. [More]
Local pictures on July 3rd, 2013
Subscriber only stories on July 3rd, 2013
Officials OK 911 equipment buy
St. Marys board hires new athletic director
Village considers land buy for park
Minster council hears progress report on park renovation project
New Bremen grocery to reopen in fall
Mariners entering crucial stretch
Minster tops Wapak for district berth
St. Henry, Coldwater advance in Junior ACME action
A summer helping of Southern gumbo