Saturday, May 5th, 2018
Redskins knock off Rockets for 2nd victory
By Colin Foster
ST. HENRY - The St. Henry softball team has endured a tough season, but coach Kylie Huelsman always believed something good was on the horizon.
"I told the girls after our loss to New Bremen last night that one of these days it's all going to come together," Huelsman said. "I know we have the talent. I know we have the potential. We know what we're doing, but for whatever reason, it had been the perfect storm of bad up to this point."
It was the perfect storm of good on Friday. [More]
By Gary R. Rasberry
When Fran Guilbault was asked to recommend one of the three state championship teams he coached at St. Henry to be inducted into the Ohio Basketball Hall of Fame, the longtime coach couldn't do it.
"Those were about the three best teams to have pl [More]
Obituaries on May 5th, 2018
Janice L. Goodwin, 72, of St. Marys, OH died 10:19 p.m. Thursday, May 3, 2018 at the Gardens of Wapakoneta, from complications of Alzheimer's Disease. [More]
Charlie M. Hughes, 90, formerly of DeGraff, died on Thursday, May 3, 2018 at 8:00 p.m. at Heritage Center of Minster. [More]
Regina M. Springer, 64, Mendon, died on Thursday, May 3, 2018, at The Laurels of Shane Hill, Rockford. [More]
Local pictures on May 5th, 2018
Subscriber stories on May 5th, 2018
CELINA - Students in Tri Star Career Compact's health-information technology program have been educated about their rights and the hazards they would encounter in the workplace.
Farmers still working on tornado recovery
COLDWATER - Robert Diller's world was turned upside down in 45 seconds on Nov. 5 when a tornado swept through his 100-acre property.
He recalled driving from Lima and calling his daughter, Amber, 21, at home that afternoon to warn her a tornado was on its way.
Decision 2018
Voters on May 8 will decide whether state officials will change the way boundaries are drawn for U.S. Congressional seats.
If approved, Issue 1 wou
MARIA STEIN - With the advent of summer, drive-in theaters around the country are opening once again, and Mercer County's own Starlight Drive-In has been ranked one of the top drive-ins in Ohio.
Area Roundup
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
Ross Weigel improved to 4-0 by throwing a three-hit shutout and the Coldwater baseball team won 10-0 over Lima Central Catholic in five innings on Friday in Lima.