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Tuesday, April 25th, 2017
Project designed for future mandates
By William Kincaid
CELINA - City officials are planning a half-million-dollar expansion of the water treatment plant to improve quality and to prepare for any future treatment standards.
City council members at Monday's regular meeting suspended the three-public-readings rule and unanimously passed as an emergency measure legislation authorizing city safety service director Tom Hitchcock to advertise, receive bids and enter into an agreement to install an advanced oxidation process using ultraviolet light. [More]
By Ed Gebert
The remains of a New Bremen native have been identified 51 years after he died in the Vietnam War
The remains of U.S. Navy Corpsman Third Class Mark V. Dennis were flown from Offutt Air Force Base in Omaha, Nebraska, to Tampa International Airport in Florida on April 4. Dennis was 19 years old when the CH-46 helicopter carrying him was shot down near Dong Ha, South Vietnam, in 1966. [More]
St. Henry comes up clutch to defeat St. Marys 7-6
By Colin Foster
ST. MARYS - Both St. Henry and St. Marys had chances to win Monday's softball game at K.C. Geiger Park.
However, the Redskins made the most of their chance in money time.
A sacrifice fly by Kendra Rose in the top of the seventh scored Alexis Ontrop to put the Redskins ahead to stay as they defeated St. Marys 7-6. [More]
Obituaries on April 25th, 2017
John Thomas Powell Jr., age 85, of Brookville, passed away Friday, April 21, 2017 following an extended illness. [More]
Local pictures on April 25th, 2017
Subscriber only stories on April 25th, 2017
For-profit use of city facilities up for debate
St. Marys lays groundwork for annexation
Coldwater council OKs $244K bid for pavilion/amphitheater project
DD board buys home for clients
Local child rape suspect turns self in
New Bremen sets May 6 cleanup date
Bob Evans closes after Monday bush fire
St. Henry allocates $20,000 to cover tax refunds
Mercer County joblessness still the lowest in Ohio
Parkway's Henderson pitches no-hitter
Celina beats St. Henry
Landscaping can grow on you