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Thursday, May 22nd, 2014
Both sides in Grand Lake lawsuit pleased by ruling
By Kathy Thompson
The Ohio Department of Natural Resources and attorneys for more than 50 Mercer County landowners are each claiming victory after the Ohio Supreme Court on Wednesday opted not to hold the state agency in contempt.
The landowners in late April asked the court to hold the state in contempt, saying ODNR was stalling rather than paying them after local juries began awarding large amounts for their flooded properties. Their attorneys believe the court's ruling will speed up the award process. [More]
Division IV District Baseball
By Gary R. Rasberry
COLDWATER - After playing eight innings the first time they met, Fort Recovery and Minster decided to work overtime again at the Division IV district baseball tournament on Wednesday in Coldwater.
Josh Nixon's two-run triple in the top of the 10th sent the Wildcats into the district title game with the 5-3 win over the Indians. [More]
Division III District Softball
By Colin Foster
BATH TOWNSHIP - Ottawa-Glandorf's Megan Kitchen and Parkway's Sierra Fent didn't intend to allow many base runners.
So capitalizing with runners on base was crucial for both teams.
The Titans took advantage of their chances with runners on and shut the door on the Panthers behind Kitchen's arm and solid defense en route to a 4-1 victory over Parkway in Wednesday's Division III district semifinal game at Bath High School. [More]
Obituaries on May 22nd, 2014
Fr. Harry Cavanaugh passed away May 21, 2014, at St. Charles Center, Carthagena [More]
Florience "Dick" Dicke, 92, rural St. Marys, died May 21, 2014, at Auglaize Acr [More]
Gerald A. "Bud" Heitbrink, 52, Coldwater, died May 21, 2014, at Lima Memorial Hospital. [More]
Glenda L. Pifer, 93, St. Marys, passed away at 6:25 p.m. May, 20, 2014, at Otterbein Senior Lifestyles Community. [More]
Local pictures on May 22nd, 2014
Subscriber only stories on May 22nd, 2014
Funds expected to help area fire departments pay for radio system
State again issues algae advisory for Grand Lake
Worker killed at Versailles plant
Prep work for dredge material site begins near Lake Campus
Memorial High School graduation set Sunday
County seeks bids for second phase of treatment train
Heroin unit makes second arrest
The Bottle Rockets, James McMurtry bringing alt-country to Wapakoneta club
Guns 'N' Roses rocks fans at Columbus music festival
Ranly kept focus through health battles
Celina tennis players earn spot at state meet
Bulldogs off to strong start at district meet