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Tuesday, May 26th, 2015
By David Giesige
COLDWATER - A pair of local civic groups are stepping up to fight a serious global health problem.
Three billion people cannot afford to buy shoes. Without shoes, many of those people are vulnerable to a variety of potentially life-threatening parasites and diseases. Members of the Coldwater and Celina Kiwanis clubs are joining an effort to overcome that threat. [More]
Division IV District Baseball Championship
By Gary R. Rasberry
COLDWATER - After giving up two runs in the bottom of the first inning, things were a little heavy on the Fort Recovery side.
By the final out, though, the Indians were floating on air and punching their ticket to territory not ventured in more than 60 years. [More]
Obituaries on May 26th, 2015
Everett Dewain Lauth, age 72, of Mendon, died at Grant Hospital in Columbus on Saturday evening, May 23rd. [More]
Fr. Ronald Schiml, C.PP.S., 85, died at 11 p.m. Sunday, May 24, 2015, at St. Charles Center, Carthagena, Ohio, where he made his home. [More]
Pedro R. "Shorty" Leon, 82, Fort Recovery, Ohio, died May 23, 2015 at his home. [More]
Marvin J. Uhlenhake, age 57, of Coldwater, died Saturday morning, May 23, 2015 at Mercer Health Hospital, Coldwater. [More]
Albert J. Wehrman age 91 of Egypt, Ohio died at 6:30 PM on Sunday, May 24, 2015 at Heritage Manor Nursing Center, Minster, OH. [More]
Hilda C. Benanzer age 87 of Ft. Loramie, Ohio died at 2:12 AM on Sunday, May 24, 2015 at her home. [More]
Local pictures on May 26th, 2015
Subscriber only stories on May 26th, 2015
St. John class reunion down to a party of two
Steiner among candidates for Springfield-area position
Eighty-four receive diplomas in St. Henry
District court to hear appeal of ex-local resident
Minster easily sweeps team titles
Miller wins Appleseed Classic
Mikesell, Dieringer share coaching honors
Grand Lake anglers enjoy better catches
Craft beer trailer new at Coldwater K of C Picnic
Strawberries take center stage at Pomona Grange festival
Chickasaw picnic will feature music, food
Eateries to offer cuisine at Taste of Coldwater
Holy Rosary festival set in downtown St. Marys
Burkettsville Picnic's main attraction is mud volleyball
Rockford celebration adds charity poker run
Country music contest returns to Zuma Days
Fort Jubilee tradition continues for 110th year
NASCAR trucks return to Eldora Speedway
Lodging options abound for Grand Lake area visitors
Opening day nears for Mariners' 26th season
Motocross new attraction at Country Fest
Freedom Days will offer entertainment, holiday fireworks
Entertainment set for St. Henry Community Picnic
IC parish festival summer tradition
Local restaurants to offer cuisine at fifth annual Taste of Celina
Magician to perform at Chatt Farmer's Picnic
Fireman's Picnic has been New Bremen tradition since 1921
KISS tribute band slated for Lake Festival
New events scheduled for Coldwater picnic
Tractors, trucks will again invade Fort for annual pull
Bear show new feature at Auglaize fair
U.S. 127 Yard Sale Aug. 6-9
Summerfest to feature variety of entertainment
Softball tourney to raise money for MDA
Bremenfest to feature new ride, game company
Mercer County Fair to feature rock, country bands
Waynestock concert draws national talent
Grand Lake again to host Governor's Cup Regatta
Bluesfest returns to St. Marys
Annual Durbin Bean Bake set
New Bremen Pumpkinfest mixes old, new activities
St. Joe Homecoming Festival to feature acoustic cover band with native member
Grand Lake Marathon course fine-tuned
Minster Oktoberfest pays tribute to heritage
Mercer Health Countywide 5K Challenge series nears
Summer concert tradition to continue
Fort Recovery music series kicks off in June
Local band debuts at Minster Summer Concert Series
New Bremen schedules concerts, movies at Crown Pavilion
Friday night entertainment set at St. Henry Freedom Amphitheater
St. Marys plans series of concerts
Area has variety of sites
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