Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued May 21 at 2:47PM EDT until May 21 at 7:00PM EDT by NWS Wilmington (details ...)
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 254 REMAINS VALID UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS IN INDIANA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 8 COUNTIES IN EAST CENTRAL INDIANA FAYETTE IN UNION IN WAYNE IN SOUTHEAST INDIANA DEARBORN FRANKLIN IN OHIO RIPLEY SWITZERLAND IN KENTUCKY THIS WATCH INCLUDES 9 COUNTIES IN NORTHERN KENTUCKY BOONE BRACKEN CAMPBELL CARROLL GALLATIN GRANT KENTON OWEN PENDLETON IN OHIO THIS WATCH INCLUDES 11 COUNTIES IN SOUTHWEST OHIO BUTLER CLERMONT HAMILTON WARREN IN WEST CENTRAL OHIO AUGLAIZE DARKE MERCER MIAMI MONTGOMERY PREBLE SHELBY THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF ALEXANDRIA, AUGUSTA, AURORA, BATESVILLE, BRIGHT, BROOKSVILLE, BROOKVILLE, BURLINGTON, BUTLER, CAMDEN, CARROLLTON, CELINA, CINCINNATI, COLDWATER, CONNERSVILLE, COVINGTON, CRITTENDEN, DAYTON, DILLSBORO, DRY RIDGE, EATON, ERLANGER, FAIRFIELD, FALMOUTH, FLORENCE, GREENDALE, GREENVILLE, HAMILTON, HIDDEN VALLEY, INDEPENDENCE, KETTERING, LAWRENCEBURG, LEBANON, LIBERTY, MASON, MIDDLETOWN, MILAN, MILFORD, NEWPORT, OAKBROOK, OWENTON, OXFORD, PIQUA, RICHMOND, RISING SUN, SIDNEY, SPRINGBORO, ST. MARYS, TIPP CITY, TROY, VERSAILLES, VEVAY, WAPAKONETA, WARSAW, WEST COLLEGE CORNER, AND WILLIAMSTOWN.
Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued May 21 at 4:48PM EDT until May 21 at 5:30PM EDT by NWS Wilmington (details ...)
The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Eastern Shelby County in west central Ohio... Champaign County in west central Ohio... Logan County in west central Ohio... East central Auglaize County in west central Ohio... Southwestern Hardin County in west central Ohio... Northeastern Miami County in west central Ohio... * Until 530 PM EDT. * At 448 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Sidney, moving northeast at 25 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Minor hail damage to vehicles is possible. Expect wind damage to trees and power lines. * Locations impacted include... Sidney, Bellefontaine, Urbana, Kenton, St. Paris, West Liberty, Mechanicsburg, Anna, North Lewisburg, Jackson Center, Russells Point, De Graff, Botkins, Lakeview, Belle Center, West Mansfield, Chippewa Park, Northwood, Roundhead and Quincy. This includes I-75 in Ohio between mile markers 87 and 103. HAIL THREAT...RADAR INDICATED MAX HAIL SIZE...1.00 IN WIND THREAT...RADAR INDICATED MAX WIND GUST...60 MPH
Today 85° Today 85° likely 55° 55° Tomorrow 66° Tomorrow 66° chance 46° 46°
Monday, April 6th, 2015
By Jared Mauch
Local school officials hope to limit their districts' expenses for the new College Credit Plus program by getting teachers certified to teach the classes.
Rhodes State College and Wright State University-Lake Campus say having teachers lead the c [More]
Obituaries on April 6th, 2015
Lanora Behm, age 87, of Celina, passed away Saturday, April 4, 2015 in the Emergency Department at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys. [More]
Jaysen Douglas Hone, age 18, of Celina, Ohio passed away on Saturday April 4, 2015 at his residence. [More]
Margy P. Wolfe, age 90, of Celina, Ohio, went peacefully to be with her Lord an [More]
Rosemary Householder, 88, St. Marys, OH, passed away on April 4, 2015 at 1:00 A.M. [More]
Neil D. Wiedeman, age 50, died on Saturday, April 4, 2015, at 10:35 AM at his residence in New Bremen. [More]
Local pictures on April 6th, 2015
Subscriber stories on April 6th, 2015
Silt lining the bottom of Grand Lake is the scourge of water restoration efforts. Experts know the infiltration and accumulation of phosphorous-rich material, largely from manure runoff in the watershed over many years, leads to lake algae problems.
CELINA - Mayor Jeff Hazel has restricted communications between department heads and the media after an article about emergency dispatchers appeared Saturday in The Daily Standard.
CELINA - Lake officials are gearing up for summer activities.
The lake is 8 1/2 inches above the spillway notch, State Park Manager Brian Miller told Lake Improvement Association members at Saturday's meeting.
The Mercer County Board of Elections announced voting at several precincts will be moved from their usual locations for the May 5 special election.
CELINA - Celina police responded Saturday to a Willow Street home regarding the possible suicide of an 18-year-old male.
Police chief Tom Wale said his office received the call at 4:10 p.m. When officers arrived, they discovered Jaysen Hone had died from an apparently self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Celina Invitational
CELINA - The chilly weather did little to cool down the Celina track and field team as the Bulldogs swept the team titles in impression fashion at Saturday's Celina Invitational featuring five fellow Western Buckeye League teams.
Weekend Roundup
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
Celina improved to 3-1 on the season with a doubleheader sweep over Greenville on Saturday in high school baseball action.