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Wednesday, April 15th, 2015
Thousands of farmland acres have been leased for exploration
By Shelley Grieshop
FORT RECOVERY - For the first time in northwest Ohio two companies are using three-dimensional seismic testing to search local farmland for oil and natural gas.
BJGL LCC of Pennsylvania and Buckeye Oil Producing, Wooster, are conducting 3D seismic testing in about 10,000 acres in the Gibson Township area - mainly on farmland. If successful, they plan to continue the process in other areas including northern Mercer County. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
COLDWATER - Coldwater coach Brian Harlamert admitted the Cavalier offense wasn't up to par on Tuesday, but with Derek Thobe pitching, it wasn't too big of a concern.
Thobe pitched five shutout innings as the Cavaliers took advantage of walks and errors by Marion Local to pull away for a 9-1 win in the Midwest Athletic Conference baseball opener at Veterans Field. [More]
Obituaries on April 15th, 2015
Reverend Paul R. Brown, 84, died on February 12, 2015 at 4:45 am at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys, Ohio. [More]
Thelma L. Speck, age 89, of St. Henry, died on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at The Gardens at St. Henry. [More]
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Subscriber only stories on April 15th, 2015
Parkway students' murals shine bright light on new county office
Puthoff new St. Henry elementary principal
Area men on state test alternative committee
Election poll workers will continue to receive $10 bonus
Election process program planned
St. Henry residents to get new bill payment option
County pump station bids come in high
Farmers reminded not to plant crops in right-of-way
Our view
Bulldogs hold on for eighth straight win
St. Henry edges Minster in conference opener