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Tuesday, October 1st, 2013
By Amy Kronenberger
CELINA - An antique shotgun with a dubious history and a possible connection to the infamous McCoy family has found its way to Celina.
Celina resident Tom Baker recently purchased the double-barrel, hammer, black-powder, 12-gauge shotgun from a local man whose wife's maiden name was McCoy. The gun was first given to the couple by a McCoy relative from Pike County, Ky. - an alleged descendant of the notorious McCoy clan that feuded with the Hatfields. [More]
Computer Points
By Bruce Monnin
With the high school football regular season halfway over, recent history tells us that if teams are not currently in the top 16 of their region or have at least half as many computer points as the eighth-place team, they have very little chance of making the playoffs. [More]
Obituaries on October 1st, 2013
Mary L. Krugh, 89, Mendon, passed away Sept. 30, 2013, at St. Rita's Medical Center in Lima. [More]
Mary Josephine "Mary Jo" Sommers McKirnan, 83, died Sept. 29, 2013, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. [More]
Hilda M. Street, 92, St. Marys, died at 5:30 a.m. Sept. 29, 2013, at Otterbein, St. Marys. [More]
Juanita M. Verhoff, 82, Continental, died at 7:06 a.m. Sept. 30, 2013, at the Meadows of Kalida. [More]
Donald Lee Gehle, 75, New Bremen, died at 4:20 a.m. Sept. 30, 2013, at his residence. [More]
Charles Craw, 72, Celina, passed away at 12:33 p.m. Sept. 30, 2013, at Van Wert [More]
Donna M. Bailey, 59, Celina, passed away Sept. 30, 2013, at her residence.
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Local pictures on October 1st, 2013
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