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Wednesday, March 30th, 2016
Users will no longer face penalty for overdue books
By Claire Giesige
CELINA - At the Mercer County District Library, overdue fines will go the way of wooden card catalogs, checkout stamps and typewriters.
Beginning April 11, the start of National Library Week, the library will no longer charge overdue fines for items checked out at the main library and its three branches. The policy will be retroactive, meaning fines dating before April 11 for materials that have been returned will be waived. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
ROCKFORD - Parkway and St. Marys went toe-to-toe for five innings before the Panthers put the game away in the bottom of the sixth to pick up a 7-3 win over the Roughriders in an MAC vs. WBL softball matchup at the Panther diamond.
Parkway (2-0) scored first and never trailed as the Roughriders answered the early deficits. [More]
Obituaries on March 30th, 2016
Berry Grigg Silver, 75, of St. Marys, OH passed away Sunday March 27, 2016 at his residence, after a recent diagnosis of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. [More]
Edward F. Reynolds, 68, died at 5:01 p.m. March 28, 2016, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima, surrounded by his family. [More]
Harold Wayne Price, 49, St. Marys Township, died on March 28, 2016, from injuri [More]
Alma Makley, 86, St. Marys, died on March 28, 2016, at Otterbein Senior Lifesty [More]
Bernitta Jean Hays, 84, Celina, died on March 30, 2016, at Kindred Hospital, Li [More]
Gene Brodbeck, 98, St. Marys, died on March 28, 2016, at Otterbein Senior Lifes [More]
Local pictures on March 30th, 2016
Subscriber only stories on March 30th, 2016
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