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Wednesday, August 24th, 2016
By William Kincaid
CELINA - Mercer County commissioners on Tuesday morning appointed a new head of the county emergency medical services department.
Kyle Gerlach of Coldwater will serve as EMS director effective Sept. 6 with a beginning salary of $50,500, according to the commissioners' administrative clerk, Kim Everman. Unlike his predecessor, Matt Nietfeld, who resigned July 1, Gerlach will serve as director of the EMS, not as coordinator. [More]
Mercer County Cross Country Meet
By Colin Foster
FORT RECOVERY - The St. Henry boys and girls were the best teams at the Mercer County Cross Country Championships held at Fort Recovery on Tuesday..
Celina's Lauren McDonough and Adrian Hurley took home "best couple" honors.
The St. Henry girls repeated as county champs by placing five runners in the top nine spots to finish with 29 points. Celina earned second with 67 and Coldwater third with 75. [More]
Obituaries on August 24th, 2016
Paul H. Billerman, age 80 of Celina, Ohio passed away at 2:05 a.m. on Tuesday Aug. 23, 2016 at the Celina Manor Nursing Home in Celina. [More]
Christine K. Bowers age 48 of New Bremen, OH, died on Tuesday, August 23, 2016 at 6:10 A.M. at the Lima Memorial Hospital, Lima, OH. [More]
Trula Z. Randall, age 102 of Celina, Ohio, passed away at her son's residence in Celina on August 20, 2016 at 11:23 am, surrounded by her family. [More]
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