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Friday, November 20th, 2015
By Shelley Grieshop
An unwanted guest could be lurking among family and friends at Thanksgiving gatherings.
Local health officials fear an ongoing outbreak of pertussis (whooping cough) could worsen in the coming weeks if people don't heed precautions.
"With the holidays coming up, it's important people stay home if they're sick," local epidemiologist Deb Scheer said. [More]
By Jesse Pollack
COLDWATER - Dayton native Joanne Huist Smith on Thursday night discussed her Christmas memoir before a moved audience at the Coldwater Public Library.
The author's book, "The 13th Gift: A True Story of a Christmas Miracle" - based upon the unexpected death of her husband almost 16 years ago - was published last year and is currently the #1 holiday bestseller on Amazon.com. [More]
Obituaries on November 20th, 2015
Robert J. Burke, 95, St. Marys, OH died at 4:25 a.m. Thursday November 19, 2015 at JTDM Hospital in St. Marys. [More]
Charles Benjamin Sellner, 37, Sidney, Ohio passed away recently at Lake Loramie, Fort Loramie, Ohio. [More]
Kenneth D. Van Fleet, 85, St. Marys and formerly of Sidney, died at 2:25 a.m. Nov. 8, 2015, at St. Marys Living Center. [More]
Local pictures on November 20th, 2015
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