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Friday, May 16th, 2014
By Margie Wuebker
Area bus drivers are getting periodic backup as part of a new ride-along program launched by the Mercer County Sheriff's Office.
Uniformed deputies periodically board buses in the Celina, Coldwater, Fort Recovery, Marion Local, St. Henry and Parkway school districts to watch for traffic offenses committed by motorists and to build a rapport with youngsters. [More]
Division II Sectional Baseball
By Dave Stilwell
ST. MARYS - Sophomore Nathan Wilker pitched a complete game three-hitter to lift St. Marys to a 9-1 Division II sectional victory over Elida Thursday evening at K.C. Geiger Park.
Now 19-5 on the season, St. Marys advances to the district semifinals next Thursday in Bluffton for a 2 p.m. game against Bath. The Wildcats advanced with a 2-0 victory over Kenton Thursday at Bath.   Elida finishes its season with an 11-17 record. [More]
Obituaries on May 16th, 2014
Pauline "Polly" Ayers, 82, Celina, died May 16, 2014.
Arrangements are pendin [More]
The Rev. John Franck, C.PP.S., 73, died May 15, in California, where he had bee [More]
Local pictures on May 16th, 2014
Subscriber only stories on May 16th, 2014
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Flyers fall to Bearcats
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