Wednesday, August 15th, 2018
Accident occurred at Crown
By Sydney Albert
NEW BREMEN - The Occupation Safety and Health Administration is investigating a worker's death after an accident at Crown Equipment Corp. on Monday.
The accident is still under investigation, but preliminary information provided by Crown Equipment indicates that employee Travis Temple, 49, Celina, was struck by a lift truck. [More]
Obituaries on August 15th, 2018
Mary Jo Jansen, age 77, of Dayton, passed away Monday, August 14, 2018 at Elmcroft of Xenia. [More]
Cletus A. Lange, age 84, of St. Henry, passed away Monday, August 13, 2018 at his home, surrounded by his wife and family. [More]
Harold L. "Short" Shaffer, 73, of Rockford, Ohio, died early Saturday morning, August 11, 2018, at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne, Indiana. [More]
Travis A. Temple, age 49, of Celina, Ohio, passed away unexpectedly at 6:17 pm, August 13, 2018, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima, Ohio. [More]
Janice Mae Felver, 79, of Wapakoneta, Ohio, died 12:57 A.M. Monday, August 13, 2018, at Saint Rita's Medical Center, Lima. [More]
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Subscriber and paid stories on August 15th, 2018
CELINA - The loss of a loved one, particularly a chid, is difficult for anyone, but Gold Star Mother Nola Fritz says the loss of someone during wartime can carry a different kind of weight.
CELINA - Contrary to what some members of older generations believe, Mercer County Jobs and Family Services is not just a welfare department, agency director Angela Nickell said.
Volunteers to undergo checks
ROCKFORD - Parkway school board members signed off on the district's new employee code of excellence during Tuesday's meeting.
"This is the framework that clearly defines expectations for all employees, providing direction, clarity and accountability," superintendent Jeanne Osterfeld said.
COLDWATER - Construction on the Tri Star 2.0 building is on schedule, Tri Star Career Compact Director Tim Buschur told Coldwater school board members on Tuesday.
WAPAKONETA - Auglaize County Health Department officials are bracing for the rush of students needing vaccinations before the new school year begins.
ST. HENRY - Minster native Andrew Schmitmeyer wants to help area residents sort out their financial situations and secure their futures.
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Romer shoots 35 as St. Henry beats Wapakoneta
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
St. Henry won its opening dual boys' golf match of the season with a 166-183 win over Wapakoneta at the Mercer County Elks on Tuesday afternoon.