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Wednesday, September 13th, 2017
By William Kincaid
CELINA - Alicia Bruce said she was naïve when she began working as the Mercer County Drug Court coordinator, thinking if people could get off heroin and stay sober, everything would be fine.  
"The reality is we're dealing with addiction, which is (also) alcohol and methamphetamine," she told Celina Rotarians on Tuesday afternoon, pointing to a total shift on the criminal court docket from heroin to methamphetamine arrests. [More]
By Colin Foster
ST. MARYS - Dave Ring wasn't thrilled with the start his St. Marys Roughriders had during Tuesday's big Western Buckeye League matchup with Shawnee.
But, all things considered, Ring couldn't wasn't too upset with how it turned out in the end. [More]
Obituaries on September 13th, 2017
June Margorie Cook, 98, Saint Marys, died 5:04 A.M. Tuesday, September 12, 2017, at Otterbein Saint Marys Retirement Community. [More]
James Earl Hensley, 72, of Rockford, Ohio, died Sunday evening, September 10, 2017, at his daughter's home in Rockford. [More]
Florence E. LaRue, 95, of Celina, OH, passed away at her home, on Tuesday, September 12, 2017, at 12:00 am. [More]
Local pictures on September 13th, 2017
Subscriber only stories on September 13th, 2017
Officials OK loan for land
Board OKs first Tri Star project bid
Coldwater board OKs bleachers upgrade
Health agency plans flu shot clinic
Forgery suspects enter pleas
Parkway boosters seek funds for project
A turnaround victory
Hoying nets 100th goal for Coldwater