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Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014
Plan to consolidate facilities considered
By Doug Drexler
CELINA - Voters in the Celina City Schools district may be asked in 2016 to support a bond levy to fund construction.
Superintendent Jesse Steiner said the project would consolidate the district's seven buildings into three and enable the district to cut operating costs. [More]
Invasive birds considered threat to other species
By Shelley Grieshop
CELINA - State wildlife officials are closely monitoring the increasing number of double-crested cormorants at Grand Lake to ensure the invasive waterfowl doesn't wipe out other species.
The birds' droppings are toxic to trees and vegetation, and their hearty appetite can reduce fish populations, according to the Ohio Division of Wildlife. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
COLDWATER - As well as he was throwing, Greg Gilliland could have easily earned a complete game shutout against Celina on Monday.
The Coldwater junior went six-plus innings as four Coldwater errors contributed to four unearned runs.
The Cavaliers held off a late charge by the Bulldogs to take a 6-4 win in Mercer County baseball action at Veterans Field. [More]
Obituaries on April 22nd, 2014
Gwendolyn V. Burd, 90, St. Marys, died at 12:01 p.m. April 20, 2014, at her residence. [More]
Patricia A. Kaufman, 82, Fort Recovery, died April 21, 2014, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. [More]
Nancy A. Koeper, 68, St. Marys, died at 10:57 p.m. April 20, 2014, at Lima Memorial Hospital following a short illness. [More]
Effie E. Varvel, 75, Coldwater, died April 20, 2014, at Briarwood Village, Coldwater. [More]
Lawrence F. Ungruhn, 83, St. Rose, died April 21, 2014, at his home.
Mass of [More]
Margaret Yahl, 102, rural St. Marys, died April 21, 2014, at Celina Manor Nursi [More]
Local pictures on April 22nd, 2014
Subscriber only stories on April 22nd, 2014
Lawyers say Sanders can't be given life sentence
Council poised to move ahead with tax repeal
Celina police keeping eye on bars
Superintendent: District to control school curriculum
Fort man seeking early release
Mercer County posts lowest unemployment in the state
Panthers roll past Flyers
Track teams heating up at midway point
Wildcats shut down Lady Cavs
Redskins score late to beat Indians