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Monday, July 31st, 2017
Event highlights efforts to help Grand Lake
By Sydney Albert
CELINA - About 40 area developers, politicians, farmers and business leaders gathered Saturday for the Our Land, Our Water Tour to learn more about land and manure-management efforts that could help improve Grand Lake's water quality.
The event was hosted at Schmitmeyer Farm on Siegrist-Jutte Road and was the second annual tour and presentation meant to bring together local people from all walks of life and educate them on efforts to improve the lake. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
Chuck Knapp and Brandon Simon completed weekend sweeps of their classes as the NTPA Fort Recovery Grand Nationals concluded on Saturday night at Ambassador Park.
Knapp drove "Screamin' D" to victory for a second straight night in the 8,000-pound Unlimited Modified Tractor class with a top effort of 329.460 feet. Kevin Criswell and "Blown Centless" were second at 312.570 feet and Dave Richardson drove "For Sale" to third with a top pull of 299.135. [More]
Obituaries on July 31st, 2017
Marvin E. Hummel, 76, Fort Recovery, Ohio, died July 29, 2017 at Briarwood Village, Coldwater, OH. [More]
Patty M. Jones, 72, Saint Marys, died 7:52 P.M. Saturday, July 29, 2017, at her residence. [More]
Virginia J. "Ginny" Mott, 86, Columbus, Ohio and formerly of Fort Recovery, Ohio, died on July 28, 2017, at Brookdale Assisted Living, Piqua, Ohio. [More]
Esther C. Rosenbeck, 98, of Coldwater, died Friday, July 28, 2017 at Briarwood Village, Coldwater. [More]
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