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Friday, July 26th, 2013
By Shelley Grieshop
CELINA - Voters in the Celina, St. Henry and Marion Local school districts, Union Township and the village of Mendon will be asked in November to approve a 0.5-mill renewal levy to support the county's library system.
Mercer County Commissioners on Thursday approved action to place the five-year, renewal levy on the Nov. 5 ballot. If passed, it would collect $276,622 annually and cost an owner of a $100,000 home approximately $17.50 per year in taxes. [More]
By Shelley Grieshop
CELINA - The sights and smells of vendors that previously filled the downtown area during the annual Celina Lake Festival were replaced with normal traffic along Main Street this morning.
For the first time in festival history, all vendors were moved to Lake Shore Park near Grand Lake where nearly all activities will take place this weekend. [More]
Obituaries on July 26th, 2013
Ronald "Pete" Weddle, 81, Rockford, died in the early morning of July 25, 2013, at his home after a brief illness. [More]
Local pictures on July 26th, 2013
Subscriber only stories on July 26th, 2013
County director of nursing hired
St. Henry Council passes ordinance to regulate big rigs
Area nun wraps up 55-year career
Immaculate Conception teacher marks 50 years, bids adieu
Former players recall Celina's ACME state championship in 1988
Stewart hopeful NASCAR's trucks will return to Eldora