Friday, May 29th, 2020
Mercer County men were both in their 80s
By Leslie Gartrell
CELINA -Two deaths from COVID-19 were reported on Thursday, raising Mercer County's toll to six.
No new cases of COVID-19 were reported in the county, keeping the total cases at 201.
In Auglaize County, one confirmed case raised that county's number to 65. [More]
Obituaries on May 29th, 2020
Mark H. Steinbrunner, age 85, of St. Henry, died on Monday, May 25, 2020 at the Gardens at St. Henry. [More]
Dolores L. Siegrist, age 96, of Fort Recovery, passed away on May 27, 2020 at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. [More]
Arthur J. Fischer age 87, of Ansonia passed away at 4:35 PM on Wednesday, May 27, 2020, at Versailles Healthcare Center from natural causes. [More]
Donald Ray Martin, 79, passed away on Tuesday, May 26, 2020, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys after a brief illness. [More]
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Subscriber stories on May 29th, 2020
Local business raises money to help others struggling
ST. HENRY - A local business has raised more than $50,000 to support other businesses affected by the COVID-19 shutdown.
Kimberly Baumer, owner of
MONTEZUMA - Lakefield Airport could receive up to $30,000 in federal funding through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act.
CELINA - Mayor Jeff Hazel has issued a final reminder that power will go out for all Celina electricity customers a minute after midnight tonight to allow Dayton Power & Light crews to perform necessary emergency maintenance at its South Sugar Electric Substation.
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