Friday, March 16th, 2012
Quick reaction saves girl's life
By Amy Kronenberger
ST. MARYS - Climbing a hill may be a simple task for most kids, but for one St. Marys sixth-grader it turned into a life or death situation.
Jenny Shellabarger on Dec. 7 had joined the rest of her class for a three-day field trip to Glen Helen Nature Preserve in Yellow Springs, a trip the school had been taking for 19 years. The class was scheduled to collect data for the weather station, visit a raptor sanctuary and take hikes. [More]
Obituaries on March 16th, 2012
Virgil C. Arkenberg, 90, formerly of Fort Loramie, died at 9:16 a.m. March 15, 2012, at Heritage Manor Nursing Center, Minster. [More]
Thelma K. Bowen Gage, 94, of Celina, died March 16, 2012, at her residence.
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Gail B. Joseph, Upper Sandusky, formerly of Celina, died at 11:55 a.m. March 15 [More]
Moira Jean Meyer, 74, of St. Henry, died March 15, 2012, at her home.
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Art Stelzer, 76, of Celina, died March 15, 2012, at Kindred Hospital, Lima.
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Subscriber stories on March 16th, 2012
The U.S. EPA is back.
Federal officials, for the second time in less than a year, are visiting farms in the Grand Lake Watershed looking for pollution problems.
Grand Lake area
Out of 165 applications submitted by local farmers for federal conservation funds, 19 were approved for $1.9 million through the USDA Environmental Quality Incentives Program.
NEW BREMEN - Board of education members Wednesday night agreed to spend money to save dollars on natural gas purchases.
The decision to terminate a
CELINA - Contrary to President Barack Obama's assertion, there is indeed a silver bullet for rising fuel prices - this country's robust, untapped natural resources, U.S. Congressman Bob Latta, R-Bowling Green, says.