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Thursday, June 12th, 2014
By Kathy Thompson
CELINA - An experimental program to fight drug addiction has been dubbed a failure by Mercer County Sheriff Jeff Grey.
Grey said he was very disappointed in the six former inmates he handpicked for the program, which began last October. All of the men have heroin addictions. Since the program began they have either violated their court-ordered probation conditions, are facing new charges or have dropped out of sight. [More]
Grand Lake collects 15 hits in beating Hustlers
By Gary R. Rasberry
CELINA - The old adage "Be it ever so humble, there's no place like home" rang true for the Grand Lake Mariners on Wednesday night.
The Mariners belted 15 base hits and got strong pitching from Peter Munger and Jack Rose in beating Lexington 10-4 at Montgomery Field. [More]
Obituaries on June 12th, 2014
Eileen Boerger, 88, New Bremen, died at 6:12 a.m. June 11, 2014, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. [More]
Charles E. "Chuck" Hicks, 53, of Uniopolis and formerly of Spencerville, was found dead in his home at 4:30 p.m. June 9, 2014. [More]
John C. Kessen, 66, Carthagena, died June 11, 2014, at his home.
He was born Oct. 6, 1947, in Celina, to Albert and Rita Mertz Kessen, who are deceased. [More]
Evelyn B. Sutter, 82, Fort Recovery, died June 11, 2014, at her home.
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Leonard J. Klosterman, 75, Washington Township, passed away suddenly on June 7, [More]
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Subscriber only stories on June 12th, 2014
New Bremen schools to begin drug testing
Deficit forecast for St. Marys City Schools
Ohio Supreme Court won't hear appeal in Billenstein case
New Bremen board approves raises
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