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Thursday, May 25th, 2017
Woman rescued from vehicle
By Tom Stankard
As much as 5 inches of rain accumulated in parts of Mercer County on Wednesday night and early this morning, causing one vehicle to be swept off the roadway.
The Mercer County Sheriff's Office advised motorists to use caution due to many high water areas. County Emergency Management Director Mike Robbins said the reports of high water mostly came from the Rockford area. [More]
From staff reports
Local communities plan to honor Memorial Day with ceremonies. Events begin Friday in Fort Recovery.
A list of events follows:

Memorial Day observances in Coldwater will begin Monday with an 8:30 a.m. service at United Methodist Chur [More]
Williamsburg hands Parkway 6-2 loss in regional semifinal
By Colin Foster
GREENVILLE - Parkway had one of the most prolific offenses in the state this season.
But not even the Panthers could produce enough runs against Williamsburg's Carly Wagers - one of the state's best pitchers.
The third-ranked Panthers had their 21-game winning streak snapped and season ended with a 6-2 loss to the sixth-ranked Wildcats in the Division IV regional semifinal on Wednesday at Greenville's Stebbins Field. [More]
Obituaries on May 25th, 2017
Marcile Marie Bolenbaugh, 91, of Liberty Township, passed away at 7:39 a.m., Wednesday at the CHP Inpatient Hospice Center in Van Wert. [More]
Mary C. Faller, 96, Fort Recovery, Ohio, died on May 24, 2017, at Briarwood Village, Coldwater, Ohio. [More]
Local pictures on May 25th, 2017
Subscriber only stories on May 25th, 2017
Heilers to seek seat now held by Faber
State school board president stresses her commitment to better education
Students graduate Friday
Kuenning hired as assistant fire chief in New Bremen
Celina man's trial delayed
Construction goes smoothly
Cavaliers bow out in regional semis
Local athletes secure spots at state meet