Today 47° Today 47° chance 35° 35° Tomorrow 43° Tomorrow 43° 24° 24°
Wednesday, March 5th, 2014
Elementary school turns out to support principal with cancer
By Doug Drexler
COLDWATER - Coldwater Elementary School students got a first-hand lesson in the fight against cancer this week.
Students clad in blue shirts emblazoned with the logo "Warriors for Wade" listened intently Tuesday as elementary principal Wade Spencer for the first time shared with them the story of his fight against nodular melanoma. His talk was part of the school's Pennies for Patients week supporting The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
The Ohio High School Athletic Association will again put a competitive balance proposal on its May referendum ballot, the organization announced Tuesday.
The Competitive Balance Committee's proposal was unanimously approved by the OHSAA Board of Directors. [More]
Obituaries on March 5th, 2014
Marcia Marie Wilch Barker, 85, Celina, passed away March 4, 2014, at her home after an extended illness. [More]
James A. Faller, 84, Rossburg, died March 3, 2014, at his residence.
He was b [More]
Steven Gene Schenck, 64, Fort Myers, Fla., passed away March 3, 2014, at HealthPark Hospice House of Fort Myers. [More]
Arlene Brandewie, 77, Fort Loramie, died March 4, 2014, at St. Rita's Medical C [More]
Irella C. Wente, 97, New Bremen, died March 4, 2014, at Elmwood Assisted Living, New Bremen. [More]
John W. Schultz Sr., 92, St. Marys, died at 5:20 p.m.. March 3, 2014, at the Golden Living Center, St. Marys. [More]
Donald "Don" "Fuzz" Long, 70, Celina, died the afternoon of March 1, 2014, at Lima Memorial Hospital. [More]
Pauline Richards, 86, formerly of St. Marys, died at 1 p.m. Feb. 27, 2014, at Hearthstone Health Center, Round Rock, Texas. [More]
Local pictures on March 5th, 2014
Subscriber only stories on March 5th, 2014
Rockford radio station may sign on this year
St. Marys graduate writes book about her battle with alcoholism
Federal appeals court upholds Ohio's new restrictions on exotic animals
Trash collection rates going up in Minster
Home business branches out to new shop
Fourth quarter rally sends Flyers to finals