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Saturday, May 7th, 2016
By Ed Gebert
FORT RECOVERY - Organizers are planning to enlarge a proposed monument plaza honoring veterans in Fort Recovery Monument Park after receiving an unexpectedly large number of names to include.
Plaza committee member Ken Romer said requests for names to be included on the monument have been proceeding better than expected. However, the expansion also means more money is needed to make the plaza a reality. [More]
2016 Mercer County Knights of Columbus Track and Field Meet
By Bruce Monnin
COLDWATER - Both the Celina girls' and boys' track squads used their team depth as well as the ability to win the majority of events to sweep to victory in the Mercer County Knights of Columbus track meet. The Bulldog girls scored 202 points to more than double runner-up St. Henry's total of 83, while the Celina boys came in slightly lower, scoring 193 points to better second place Fort Recovery's 102 1/4 points. [More]
Obituaries on May 7th, 2016
Fred Jay Hullinger, 42, of 621 E. Spring Street in St. Marys, OH died 11:25 a.m. Thursday May 5, 2016 at his residence. [More]
Lucille Knapke, 94, Fort Recovery, Ohio, died on May 6, 2016, at Village Green Health Campus, Greenville, Ohio. [More]
Dorothy Durkee-Bowers, 97, St. Marys, died May 6, 2016, at Otterbein, St. Marys [More]
Theodore "Ted" Gates, age 85, of Celina, passed away Thursday, May 5, 2016, at the Colonial Nursing Center in Rockford. [More]
Lawrence F. (Spike) Kohler, Jr. of Wapakoneta died at 11:58 pm Thursday, May 5, 2016 at Auglaize Acres. [More]
Local pictures on May 7th, 2016
Subscriber only stories on May 7th, 2016
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Hoyng commits to Marietta College
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