Monday, June 23rd, 2014
By Kathy Thompson
Noxious algae, green water and warnings by the state to avoid contact with the water haven't dampened everyone's perception of Grand Lake.
Amy Wendlen, a bartender at Shocker's Bar and Grill in Celina, said she boats on the lake, eats the fish and even takes her 6-year-old golden retriever for a swim in it. [More]
By Mike Ernst
ROSSBURG - Driving around Eldora Speedway under caution on lap 27 of Saturday night's 30-lap UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions Sprint Speedweek feature event, 24 year-old Danny Holtgraver knew he would have his hands full in an attempt to capture his first win at the hallowed 1/2-mile. [More]
Obituaries on June 23rd, 2014
Dennis A. "Denny" Dues, 72, Celina, passed away at 4 p.m. June 21, 2014, at home with his family. [More]
Jace Mazur, 6 months, Celina, died at 6:41 a.m. June 19, 2014, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. [More]
On June 19, 2014, hearts were broken as Rick McMiller, 63, a devoted husband and adoring father, passed from this life on to the next. [More]
Patricia M. Nighswander, 78, of Mendon, died at 8:25 a.m. June 21, 2014, at State of the Heart Hospice Center, Greenville. [More]
Vernon E. Wagner, 70, Celina, died at 2:45 a.m. June 21, 2014, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima. [More]
John D. Weaver, 88, Versailles, passed away at 1:55 a.m. June 22, 2014.
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Maurice Feltz, 89, Celina, died June 21, 2014, at Celina Manor Nursing Home. [More]
Local pictures on June 23rd, 2014
Subscriber stories on June 23rd, 2014
CELINA - An extensive water line project expected to stretch into October begins today on Wayne Street.
The new water line - considered critical for fire protection - will extend from Buckeye Street to Meadowview Drive on Wayne Street when completed.
Two Celina brothers were injured at 6:50 a.m. Sunday in a single-vehicle crash along Wabash Road, north of state Route 29.
Ledgen Coy Parker, 18, a
Coldwater pitchers throw no-hitter despite allowing three runs
COLDWATER - Just when it looked like Coldwater would suffer a unique loss, the tide turned to the Cavaliers favor.
The Cavaliers scored three runs
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Over 200 swimmers converged on Bryson Pool on Saturday to compete in the Celina Pentathlon, which focuses on all-around performance.
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Grand Lake was swept in a doubleheader by Southern Ohio on Saturday at Bob Wren Stadium in Athens, losing the opening game 4-0 and falling 6-4 in the nightcap.
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Nearly 300 runners took to the line for Saturday's St. Clair 5K race as part of the Fort Recovery Jubilee festival on Saturday.