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Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018
By William Kincaid
CELINA -Before being processed through intake at the Mercer County jail, all incoming inmates are screened for contraband hidden inside or upon them with a new full-body scanner that debuted on Nov. 22.
County commissioners last year approved sheriff Jeff Grey's request to purchase the system for $118,750 plus an extended warranty for $43,750, bringing the total cost to $162,500. Commissioners chose to purchase the unit from OD Security North America of Daniel Island. [More]
Asset Allocation Associates Holiday Tournament
By Gary R. Rasberry
COLDWATER - St. Henry didn't need a big scoring run to pull away from Coldwater in the championship game of the Asset Allocation Associations.
All that was needed was a steady strong flow of play for the Redskins to win the tournament for the third time in the six-year history with a 62-49 win over the host Cavaliers at the Palace on Saturday night. [More]
Obituaries on January 2nd, 2018
Larry B. Braun, age 79, of Celina, Ohio, died on Monday, January 1, 2018, at 1:00 am at Mercer Health Hospital, Coldwater, Ohio. [More]
Kay I. Gayer, 82, of St. Marys, Ohio, passed away at 11:20 am on December 29, 2017 surrounded by her family at the St. Marys Living Center. [More]
Thomas Martin Lynskey, Jr, passed away on December 28 at Otterbein, St. Marys, with his wife and sons at his side. [More]
William B. Riethman, age 63 of New Bremen, died on Saturday, December 30, 2017 at 7:00 A.M. at his home. [More]
Hubert J. Magoteaux, Jr. age 86 of Osgood, Ohio passed away on January 1, 2018 at his home in Osgood. [More]
Phyllis Jean Wynk, age 92, of St. Sebastian, died Saturday, December 30, 2017 at Celina Manor. [More]
Catherine Paksi, age 84, of Celina, passed away Saturday, December 30, 2017 at her residence. [More]
Alberta R. Hackemoeller age 85 of Minster, Ohio passed away on December 30, 2017 at JTDMH, St. Marys. [More]
Paul R. Brown, 94, Celina, died on Jan 1, 2018, at The Gardens at Celina.
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