Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued May 21 at 2:47PM EDT until May 21 at 7:00PM EDT by NWS Wilmington (details ...)
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 254 REMAINS VALID UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS IN INDIANA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 8 COUNTIES IN EAST CENTRAL INDIANA FAYETTE IN UNION IN WAYNE IN SOUTHEAST INDIANA DEARBORN FRANKLIN IN OHIO RIPLEY SWITZERLAND IN KENTUCKY THIS WATCH INCLUDES 9 COUNTIES IN NORTHERN KENTUCKY BOONE BRACKEN CAMPBELL CARROLL GALLATIN GRANT KENTON OWEN PENDLETON IN OHIO THIS WATCH INCLUDES 11 COUNTIES IN SOUTHWEST OHIO BUTLER CLERMONT HAMILTON WARREN IN WEST CENTRAL OHIO AUGLAIZE DARKE MERCER MIAMI MONTGOMERY PREBLE SHELBY THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF ALEXANDRIA, AUGUSTA, AURORA, BATESVILLE, BRIGHT, BROOKSVILLE, BROOKVILLE, BURLINGTON, BUTLER, CAMDEN, CARROLLTON, CELINA, CINCINNATI, COLDWATER, CONNERSVILLE, COVINGTON, CRITTENDEN, DAYTON, DILLSBORO, DRY RIDGE, EATON, ERLANGER, FAIRFIELD, FALMOUTH, FLORENCE, GREENDALE, GREENVILLE, HAMILTON, HIDDEN VALLEY, INDEPENDENCE, KETTERING, LAWRENCEBURG, LEBANON, LIBERTY, MASON, MIDDLETOWN, MILAN, MILFORD, NEWPORT, OAKBROOK, OWENTON, OXFORD, PIQUA, RICHMOND, RISING SUN, SIDNEY, SPRINGBORO, ST. MARYS, TIPP CITY, TROY, VERSAILLES, VEVAY, WAPAKONETA, WARSAW, WEST COLLEGE CORNER, AND WILLIAMSTOWN.
Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued May 21 at 4:48PM EDT until May 21 at 5:30PM EDT by NWS Wilmington (details ...)
The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Eastern Shelby County in west central Ohio... Champaign County in west central Ohio... Logan County in west central Ohio... East central Auglaize County in west central Ohio... Southwestern Hardin County in west central Ohio... Northeastern Miami County in west central Ohio... * Until 530 PM EDT. * At 448 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over Sidney, moving northeast at 25 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Minor hail damage to vehicles is possible. Expect wind damage to trees and power lines. * Locations impacted include... Sidney, Bellefontaine, Urbana, Kenton, St. Paris, West Liberty, Mechanicsburg, Anna, North Lewisburg, Jackson Center, Russells Point, De Graff, Botkins, Lakeview, Belle Center, West Mansfield, Chippewa Park, Northwood, Roundhead and Quincy. This includes I-75 in Ohio between mile markers 87 and 103. HAIL THREAT...RADAR INDICATED MAX HAIL SIZE...1.00 IN WIND THREAT...RADAR INDICATED MAX WIND GUST...60 MPH
Today 85° Today 85° likely 55° 55° Tomorrow 66° Tomorrow 66° chance 46° 46°
Tuesday, September 1st, 2020
By William Kincaid
DUBLIN TOWNSHIP - An 18-year-old St. Marys woman has been identified as the person killed in a two-vehicle, head-on collision on U.S. 127 at Shelley Road on Sunday afternoon, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol's Wapakoneta post
Chelsea M. Mabry was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident by Mercer County Coroner Timothy Heinrichs, an Ohio State Highway Patrol news release states. [More]
Obituaries on September 1st, 2020
Ruby M. Bollenbacher, age 92, formerly of Celina, passed away at Hospice of Dayton on August 29, 2020 at 10:26 pm. [More]
Wayne Eugene Fireoved, age 103, passed away at his rural Mendon home on Sunday, August 30, 2020. [More]
Chelsea Mabry, 18, St. Marys, died on Aug. 30, 2020.
Arrangements are pending [More]
Donald L Marchal, 74, of Newport, Ohio passed away at Miami Valley Hospital on August 29, 2020 following complications from a July 25, 2020 motorcycle accident. [More]
It is with Joy that Diane M. Prenger, age 72, of Minster, has been released from the grip of Alzheimer's Disease on Saturday, August 29, 2020. [More]
Robert L. Schnarre, 93, of St. Marys, OH died Wednesday August 26, 2020 at Otterbein-St. Marys. [More]
Cathy Schreima, 67, passed away August 10th, 2020 in Sebring, FL.
She was born in Celina, OH to Howard and Joan (Waldron) Coats that now reside in Sebring. [More]
Rose Cleland, 83, St. Marys, died on Aug. 31, 2020, at a daughter's residence i [More]
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Subscriber stories on September 1st, 2020
Officials: Have proper flotation devices onboard
CELINA - Two vessels on Grand Lake had to be towed to shore recently when they became stranded.
No injuries were reported and no one fell overboard, Montezuma Fire Chief Lee Braun told the newspaper.
CELINA - The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases increased by 19 in Auglaize County over the weekend, raising the county's total confirmed cases to 411.
Drive-thru event is Sept. 15 at the county fairgrounds
The All Ag Meeting and Banquet will be held as a drive-thru event from 5:30-7 p.m. Sept. 15 at the Mercer County Fairgrounds.
Attendees should ente
Area Roundup
Titans edge Bulldogs in WBL tennis
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
Celina gave Ottawa-Glandorf a battle before falling 3-2 in Western Buckeye League girls tennis action on Monday at the Booster Club Tennis Complex in Celina.